4 Results for day: 07/07/2013

Roof cleaning equipment checklist

If you plan to perform the roof cleaning job yourself in order to save some bucks, BEWARE!!! The job is not as simple and easy as it seems to be at first. The hazards include paralysis and even death if you have a bad fall. So give it a second thought. Still if you decide to go for the adventure, consider this list of must have ... More

Cleaning a thick carpet of moss covering your roof surface

Roof stain ranges from black stains to a dense green carpet of moss. As the thickness of the mold residing the roof increases, it requires special attention and varied techniques to get rid of it. In case of black streaks, applying a small amount of a good quality roof cleaner followed by thorough rinsing on the affected areas ... More

The tell-tale signs

The tell-tale signs of roof algae Roof mold undergoes a complete cycle starting from a dot to developing into complete sheets visible from the ground. Here is an account of how the algae develop. Initial roof algae dot The mold is carried through wind, animals or birds. When it lands on the surface of roof, it finds crushed ... More

Roof and sidings are sensitive to pressure washing

It is difficult to find a roofing contractor that offers you a sincere advice as to which cleaning method is best to serve your purpose. Most of the contractors out there in the market use pressure washing as their primary mode of cleaning roof surfaces. The truth is that high pressure wash can work to remove mold and dirt ... More