The end is near! The end of pollen season that is. Some say this spring was the worst pollen season yet… I’m sure those of you with allergies say that every year!
During the heavy pollen season, sometimes it seems like a waste of time to bother cleaning the outside of your home and car because in no time at all everything is covered in a dusty yellow film again. Don’t give up! While pollen can interfere with your spring cleaning efforts, we’re here to offer some tips to make your life easier:
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Working smarter, not harder is the key to efficient work around the house. You wouldn’t paint the entire family room with a trim brush, or use a weed whacker to cut all your grass, right? So when it comes to pressure washing large flat surfaces like your driveway, large patio or a long sidewalk… using the right equipment can make this task much easier, quicker and even fun! Introducing… the flat surface cleaner! Continue reading "Eliminate Zebra Stripes with a Flat Surface Cleaner"
Did you see Buzzfeed’s pressure washing video? Amazing. There's just something soothing about seeing a bunch of grime wash away miraculously in front of your eyes. In case you missed it, let’s watch again before we begin… Continue reading "Novice DIY Project: Pressure Washing?"
It's that time of year again, spring has arrived! The days are getting longer, but so is your to-do list. Spring cleaning is a popular but time consuming tradition. Most people can handle their to-do list inside the home, but how many of you have the time, supplies, ability or desire to completely clean their siding and roofs? Too often these chores fall to the wayside, but don’t let ‘em! No more excuses: Window Genie is here to offer our top 3 reasons you should have a professional wash your roof this spring.
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Pressure washers have become extremely popular rental options among home owners looking for fast and efficient cleans. Pressure washing your siding, deck and driveway is extremely effective if done correctly. Unfortunately, many are unaware that there are different types of equipment meant for different surfaces… and that without proper training, one can easily damage their property.
The most common mistake do-it-yourself pressure washers will run into is applying too much pressure. It is easy to underestimate the power of a jet of water, but many first-time attempts will end up carving strips out of wood decking, or etching lines into the home's siding.
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Washing your boat should be part of its regular upkeep and maintenance. Most boaters realize the importance of washing the salt water off your vessel each time out, or as often as possible as salt affects everything it touches very harshly. It is a good idea to wash your boat at least annually. One way of effectively cleaning your boat is by pressure washing. Continue reading "How to Enjoy Pressure Washing Your Boat"
There is a time and place for everything, and that includes pressure washing. This cleaning method can make your day by creating a fun cleaning experience. Let’s take a deeper look into what pressure cleaning does, and when you should use it. Continue reading "Under Pressure, Top Reasons to Use Pressure Washing"
Your home’s exterior needs a pick-me-up, but the pressure washing prices you’ve found simply don’t fit into your budget. Fortunately, the following 3 tips can lower the cost of your next pressure wash, so you can have your cake and eat it too! Continue reading "Lower Pressure Washing Prices: 3 Tips to Save Time, Money, and Stress With Your Next Wash"
Pressure washers are recognized as an important part of every homeowners’ maintenance arsenal these days, and it isn’t hard to see why. Pressure washers are an incredible piece of equipment to have handy; they don’t rely on harsh chemicals to get the job done, and they can be used in a multitude of ways to make cleaning around the house a whole lot easier. Continue reading "Top 4 Power-Washer Targets: Pressure Washing Driveways, Decks, and More"
The short answer to the question is a resounding "YES!", but it does come with some strings attached. Pressure washing vinyl siding can be a safe way to clean your home and adds years to the lifespan of your walls' exterior surfaces, or it can be a fast-track to siding damage – it all depends on who is behind the washer. Continue reading "Is Pressure Washing Vinyl Siding Really Safe"