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No New Posts Lots of different formulas.
 
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Hey there fellow roofies, I talked to pressure tech last week. asking quetions about roof cleaning formulas, they said all i need water and the love sh. Why do you all use so many different things. I really just want  to know what works, And yes I have done a lot fo searching here.
Al-Gee 3 941
No New Posts Bagging Gutters?
 
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Hello friends! I had a question for you experts regarding bagging gutters.  I noticed in some of the pictures you all posted you all had garbage bags tied to the gutter spouts.  Is this to catch the chemicals as they drain through the gutter so they do not get on the lawn and landscaping?  If so, then if th...
Louisville KY Roof Cleaning 502-386-5961 8 1063
No New Posts Future of Shingle Roof Cleaning
 
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I was just talking with a roofing contractor the other day and of course we got on topic of roof cleaning. He told me that about 3-4 years ago asphalt shingle manufactors started putting either a algae inhibitor or got rid of the limestone filler in the shingles. I know they offered this a while back with...
PrestigePressure 7 967
No New Posts Which nozzles to use with the Delavan 5800 (Preview)
I am using a Delavan 5800 for roof washing. I am currently using a 0030, 0040, 1/4" barb and a 65 degree soap tip for spraying chemicals on the roof. So far, I haven't had any problems. But, I am wondering if any of you use any other tips and if so, which ones? 
champ7x3 2 2017
No New Posts Number of coats......
 
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Just curious if you guys use just one coat on average?  I know the severity of the infestation is the critical variable, but do you guys generally apply more than one coat?   Thanks and have a great weekend, Brad
Iannacchione 9 804
No New Posts Roof Cleaning in Charleston, SC (Preview)
Did this one on Monday. The guy is a building contractor. He said he had never heard of roof cleaning. Hopefully, he will help spread the word.
champ7x3 1 2829
No New Posts Do you charge more for build up on roofs?
 
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I bid my first job this week, 3700 sq ft 2 story home in a prominent neighborhood. Shingle one layer roof. I think I may have over bid (which I do not mind vs. under) for $475.00 an extra $100.00 for build up of moss. I then gave a 15% discount as advertised on my homepage. Roughly $490.00 Sad part is I am not re...
Washed-up 5 873
No New Posts HAZMAT ENDORSEMENT
 
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Florida law states that you need a hazmat endorsement on your license if you carry more that 119 gal of SH. Has anyone been pulled over recently on this subject. Thanks Eric A-PLUS ROOF CLEANING
APLUSERIC 13 1269
No New Posts 10 Steps to Algae, Moss and Lichen Growth and what to do about it. (Preview)
When looking up at their roof, while scratching their head or rubbing thier chin in contemplation, some Homeowners may ask: "What are those darned roof stains?"  “Just what is that black streaking and those discolorations, making my roof look so unsightly and unappealing?” Maybe you,...
Roof Clean USA Georgia 229-227-0000 6 3797
No New Posts This is the largest roof I have cleaned yet! ( 1 2 ) (Preview)
This roof is the largest roof I have had to clean. In fact, I think this is the largest home I have ever been to. There were only two of us cleaning this roof and we were worn out by the end of the day! The people were the nicest clients I have worked for yet! They couldn't stop complimenting me about how nice th...
The Roof Cleaners of Chester County Pennsylvania 610-842-2104 20 1963
No New Posts Deathly Afraid of Heights
 
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Guys, I can't seem to bring myself to climb higher than the first rung of a ladder...is this a good career move for me? If not, I'm thinking about starting a fire-fighting business. -- Edited by garyw on Sunday 13th of December 2009 05:26:05 PM
KP Diamond 9 827
No New Posts Awnings below the roof line
 
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 My question is i have a roof to do that has fabric awnings over the windows ,i know some over spray will most likely get on them ,they asked to have them cleaned also so should i just keep them wet until i'm done spraying and then clean the awnings ,or clean them first and then redo them after the roof is done...
Roof Cleaning Long Island New York (631) 220 6985 10 1147
No New Posts "SOFTwashing"
 
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It seems that many non-pressure roof cleaners also do "pressure washing".  I've read about using "our LOVE" on other things around the house.  I also realize (I think) that this chemical cleaning is referred to as "soft washing".  I do NOT do power/pressure wa...
Roof Cleaning Collegeville PA 16 1081
No New Posts Worst Gutter System (Preview)
I did a roof the other day that lulled me into a false sense of security. The gutter system was homeowner done and all plastic. It didn't seem to have any holes or cracks anywhere so I wasn't real worried about mix dripping down from random spots on the gutter. What I was not ready for was the fact that there...
The Roof Cleaners of Chester County Pennsylvania 610-842-2104 7 2985
No New Posts FIGURES I SPEND $1000 ON CHEM
 
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IT WONT STOP RAINING!!!!!!!!!! I CANT EVEN TAK PICS ON THIS MASSIVE JOB SHOULD HAVE BEEN 1/2 DONE BY NOW
Pristine Roof Cleaning New Jersey 4 725
No New Posts Roof Cleaning Job
 
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We did a roof last week. Used the apple cider sauce mix.  The roof was badly streaked, and lots of lichen growing on it. Most of the roof came clean with one coat.The spots that had dark streaks, we put down two coats.  I checked back on the roof the other day, have had rain almost everyday since the roof job...
Kleen Roof and Exterior Cleaning 3 725
No New Posts COME ON DOWNNNN!!!
 
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ALL RIGHT GENTELMAN, who can guess how much love did this roof take. i will post the answer in two days WINNER GET'S AN BRAN SPANKEN NEW HOT WATER SKID. JUST KIDDING my mix was 25sh 40water 10poundTSP 100ozIPA ,100ozdawn. -- Edited by thomas r on Thursday 8th of October 2009 11:49:35 PM
Roof Cleaning Wallace N.C 910-463-8400 16 907
No New Posts HELP please...Wrong Mix OR What
 
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Boosted the SH, the ISP, the Axe and the TSP on this one a tad bit on the high side me thinks...
KP Diamond 6 751
No New Posts Government Contracts Local & Federal
 
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Has anyone had any luck with cleaning government type roofs? I am trying to approach the low Income Housing Directorabout some much needed roof cleaning. I am trying to put together a packet that explains why they need my services. I just wanted to see if anyone has had any luck with something like thi...
Holt Construction & Cleaning 9 923
No New Posts Roof Cleaning Football Player Dies From Fall Off A Roof ! (Preview)
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Apple Roof Cleaning Tampa FL (813) 655-8777 1 936
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