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Alternative Roof Cleaning Chemicals and Coating for Roofs to protect against Algae Growth.
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No New Posts Chlorine Institute
 
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http://www.chlorineinstitute.org/Stewardship/Sodiu​mHypochlorite.cfm?navItemNumber=3498
Nick_K 6 763
No New Posts Holy Apple Cider Batman!!
 
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Well, I tried out the cider for the first time on a shed roof.  Good Lord, does it look great, did not rinse and we are expecting a big rain on Wednesday here in PA.  It really looks night and day different.  I have tried it on algae coverage siding.........algae came right off, kinda like the Oxyclean com...
Iannacchione 2 809
No New Posts Mix Ratio?
 
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This may be a dumb question since I have only been cleaning roofs with pressure since getting into the business but what is the average mixing ratio of this sodium hypochlorite. Are you mixing it with water? This is a salt based chemical right? How long are you leaving it on before rinsing?
joeyroy11 3 842
No New Posts THE PRICE IS RIGHT !!!!
 
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COME ON DOWNNNN!!! Ok guys winner get bragging rights, THE MAN!!! i did this roof a few days ago. Details: no gutters, i had to cut some tree branches off the roof. i used home owner chain saw (10 min). had to tarp every thing below .water was free.i used alot of water.had a deck in back 20/20  . this roo...
Roof Cleaning Wallace N.C 910-463-8400 19 1043
No New Posts Wyoming Bentonite
 
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Just wanted to throw this out there.  I was recently laid off from the oilfield and we use a product called bentonite that is a natural gel that is used to make the drilling fluid thicker.  It is a natural product and increases many times in size when mixed with water.  I'm wondering if there are any possi...
caesar99 6 752
No New Posts Cleaning Roof
 
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Hi every body... My name is Andre Owner of Pressure Clean on Call in South Florida.... The past two months I started Clean Roofs with no pressure, I been in business doing Pressure Clean for 7 Years and I always used to clean roofs using  spinner and chlorine mix with water. I loved cleaning with no press...
pressureclean 4 791
No New Posts Interesting information on algae killing chems (Preview)
http://www.patentstorm.us/patents/6291397/descript​ion.html
The Roof Cleaners of Chester County Pennsylvania 610-842-2104 5 1806
No New Posts Introducing myself
 
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IM Carl Been in pressure washing business 12 or so years Just got interested in roof cleaning Found this website and have been reading reading reading Lots of good information Im teachable and I can learn a lot from other peoples mistakes and accomplishments Thanks Guys
CovenantCarl 7 693
No New Posts hot love
 
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Today I mixed up some love and it was 92 outside it got so hot it started boiling what did I do wrong any help would be appreciated thanks
nater474 12 956
No New Posts Good informational website on chlorine (Preview)
This web site has some good information for people about chlorine and all of its different forms and uses. http://www.rhtubs.com/chlorine.htm#dichloro Brian
The Roof Cleaners of Chester County Pennsylvania 610-842-2104 1 1812
No New Posts Pool Algaecides for roof cleaning? (Preview)
I have been doing some research on pool algaecides. They are designed to kill blue-green, black and mustard algae and some are used to prevent algae growth during the winter storage of your pool. There are two different types from what I have read.       1. Amonia based - BIG NO NO!!!!!!!!!!!!!       2...
The Roof Cleaners of Chester County Pennsylvania 610-842-2104 4 2873
No New Posts Apple Cider on Vinyl/Aluminum siding?????
 
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Just curoius if I should be concerned with getting the sauce on siding?  Can it stain the siding?  Also,  Can you clean siding with the sauce? Thank you guys! Brad
Iannacchione 6 1307
No New Posts 1 year ago talked to chris (good guy)
 
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chris (oh yea) i called his house and he told me over the phone how to do it. i started with a trailer.gave prices got the job but i took to long cause i did not know what i was doing. but after 3 or 4 roofs i was getting it. my advice to all new guys is make it strong dont wast ur time trying to save $ buy the product i...
Pristine Roof Cleaning New Jersey 5 759
No New Posts hey chris rember me im the tree guy from nj (treekiller)
 
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im doing roughly $2000 a week  gross only 2 days. and then tree work. i now am working out of a 14 ft box truck, and soon will be out of tree work for ever thanks dude. i will start sharing info soon i came up with a great mix!!!!!!!!!!!!
Pristine Roof Cleaning New Jersey 2 729
No New Posts GETTING STARTED
 
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HOW CAN I LEARN A PROCEDURE, AND HOW CAN I LEARN THE CORRECT PRODUCT TO USE IN PENNSYLVAINIA, ON SHINGLE ROOFS HAVE USED OUTDOOR CLOROX IN THE PAST, FULL STRENGTH, IS THAT OK
RKRISE 2 776
No New Posts This is why we call ourselves professionals ( 1 2 )
 
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I am posting pictures of our 6,733rd roof cleaning. This is what the roof cleaning business is all about...... 
RoofBright of Florida 24 2064
No New Posts drums
 
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I am thinking of buying a 55 gl drum to use as a chemical tank for the apple cider. Expected use of drum would be 30-50 times,then a 65 gallon and a 100 gallon tank would hopefully be purchased. All pro's and con's will be welcomed. Reasons for a metal drum- Top can be detached and reattached. This would all...
kenneth 16 857
No New Posts Oil based primer overspray
 
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i have a client that had his house painted about a year ago, they used an oil based primer and over sprayed about a 4 foot strip all around the perimeter of his house just above the gutters.Making the shingles darker. and on one small side paint got all over the shingles. will LOVE clean this? if not what wi...
exteriorcleaning 5 751
No New Posts Material Placards
 
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Are we required to have placards on our trucks stating "Flammable or Hazardous Materials".
Pittsburgh Roof Cleaners 3 656
No New Posts Temperature Conditions
 
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What are the recommended working temperature(minimum/maximum) that we should be aware of?
Pittsburgh Roof Cleaners 5 719
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