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Alternative Roof Cleaning Chemicals and Coating for Roofs to protect against Algae Growth.
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No New Posts Moss kill muriatic acid??
 
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A roof guy I know uses muriatic acid to kill roof moss, followed by zinc or galvanized metal strips for maintenance.  Does anyone have experience or an opinion regarding muriatic acid for this purpose?  Thanks.
Sahgeewa 5 682
No New Posts surfacant myristmine
 
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Anyone try this stuff yet? i hear its a good chlorine stable surfacant.and not too expensive.
mrgreenclean 3 403
No New Posts neutralizing Sh effect on plants. ( 1 2 )
 
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O.K.  If miracle grow will help plants not absorb the Sh, and sodium hydroxide will neutralize SH, and some garderners mix the 2 together to boost the effectiveness of the miracle grow, would it help us to spray this on some of the more " expensive " landscaping before spraying a roof ?   Doi...
Kleen Roof and Exterior Cleaning 32 1906
No New Posts Re-using left over mix
 
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I have about 12-15 gallons of mix left over from Saturday, 3 days ago.  (SH, TSP, Dawn, ISP) I am trying to land a job doing an apartment complex with 14 buildings.  I have provided before and after pics of our Non-Pressure Roof Cleaning, and told her I would do a free test sample to show the results.  Is th...
Snows Enterprises LLC 6 676
No New Posts Advice for using pump up sprayer ( 1 2 3 )
 
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I'm looking for advice on dispensing apple sauce with a pump up sprayer.  I'm still saving for a pump system, so I've got to make due for now with these first few jobs. I know it will be more time intensive, but can someone help me think through other issues?  I'll have two sprayers with a guy on the ground h...
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No New Posts Potency of SH after sitting for a few months
 
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I cleaned my first roof of the year today.  The SH that I had was from the last 55 gallons that I purchased Nov. 15th.  I was concerned as to how effective it would be after sitting for 3 months.  I had 17 gallons of SH and decided to add 15 gallons of H20 along with ammonyx Lo and gave it a try.  It was 48 degree...
roofcleaninginnc 8 460
No New Posts SH How much $$$$?
 
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I don't know what a good price is for SH. I found it locally. 12.5% $1.25/gal. for 55 gallon drums. Univar is the name of the company.
Roof Cleaning Memphis TN (901) 826-8370 19 491
No New Posts Answers for question about the bleach wash
 
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I am hoping to put this to rest concerning the bleach wash from Delux so many of us have had questions about. As we have been told to contact Delux, Bruce Sullivan just spoke to me and told me he talked to Delux today and found that the product has to be approved by each state individually first, before they...
Roof Cleaning Virginia 540-949-6277 10 703
No New Posts simple chemical question
 
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well as you all know that the east coast is getting lots and well lots of snow! and i see home owner putting deicer granules on there shingles to try to melt off the ice build up. This spring I've got a few houses to start cleaning and i'm concern if there will be a reaction with chlorine and salt granules. wh...
TBD 6 505
No New Posts CDL & hazmat to transport SH
 
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I have been trying to find the regulations on the web for the amount of chemical that can be hauled without a cdl and hazmat endorsement in Tennessee.  Has anyone had to get these to haul their chemicals?  I was getting a couple 55 gal barrels from Brenntag in Memphis, and they said I needed the license to...
Cardinal Roof Cleaning Jackson TN 18 2062
No New Posts Commercial Roof Cleaning Tampa (Preview)
Here are some Commercial Roof Cleaning Tampa pictures of a job we did awhile ago. Our main business is in high end residential roof cleaning, but somehow these commercial roof cleaning jobs seem to find us. I always advise people to build a business around residential roof cleaning customers. Comme...
Apple Roof Cleaning Tampa FL (813) 655-8777 3 465
No New Posts APPLE CIDER SAUCE ( 1 2 3 4 514 ) (Preview)
My favorite shingle roof mix is a hybrid of both APPLE CIDER & APPLE SAUCE. For those of you that only clean as much roofs in a week that Apple does in a day and mix just one batch at a time here is a good mix that I like to use. APPLE CIDER SAUCE - 40 gallons/average roof job 15 gallons of bleach - 12.5% sodiu...
Roof Cleaning Pro Greensboro NC (336)362 7659 276 27097
No New Posts Does anyone use Sodium PerCarbonate for cleaning roofs?
 
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 It seems to be a bleach and I was wondering if it is used in the roof, driveway, sidewalk and non presure application cleaning business.
Calvin 12 2655
No New Posts Transporting Sodium Hypochlorite 12.5% - Texas
 
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Gentlemen,  I would like to address an issue of transporting SH 12.5%. As far as I know, as per DOT, person with regular Texas driver licence is allowed to transport less than 1000 lbs, which is approximately equates to 2 - 55 drums. Therefore, if you haul more than 110 gallons of bleach without Hazma...
Fara 3 781
No New Posts The Bottom Of A Shaving Cream Can ? (Preview)
Anyone ever notice how many shaves you can get when a shaving cream can is almost empty of air ?  The stuff at the bottom works great, and shaves much faster. It is more like a cream then a foam. So what does this have to do with cleaning roofs ?????
Apple Roof Cleaning Tampa FL (813) 655-8777 10 1548
No New Posts Your Chemical Problems Solved - Sodium Hypochlorite 12.5%
 
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Gentlemen,  My name is Fara Hamidov. I work for PH Chemicals. We are conveniently located North of Houston in Spring, TX. PH Chemicals carries various  chemicals such as Sodium Hypochlorite 12.5, Liquid Sodium Hydroxide 50% (Caustic Soda), Caustic soda (dry), Sodium Metabisulfite, Hydrochl...
Fara 8 832
No New Posts SH Shelf-life
 
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Typially, how long are you able to store your SH in 53 gallon drums before it starts to lose potency? In other words, what would you consider the shelf-life of SH in drums? Thanks in advance.
Houston Texas Roof Cleaning (281) 853-5753 14 831
No New Posts Chris Tucker the Expert Needed
 
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http://www.uamcc.org/forum/showthread.php/5447-Cus​tomer-claims-the-use-of-pesticides-was-used-to-cle​an-her-roof
Ron Musgraves 16 688
No New Posts New Member ( 1 2 )
 
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I signed up two days ago and have spent a lot of time trying to figure my way around the forums. I actually was looking for something like "new members post here" and yes, I did use the search for many things and found answers to a lot. I just got my product yesterday and will be doing my roof in the...
Roof Cleaning Virginia 540-949-6277 20 836
No New Posts Looking For Floramak (Green Apple) ( 1 2 3 ) (Preview)
I called Lori and found that they are out of Flora Mask and not sure when thay are getting another shipment.  I have a call into FloraChem.  Does anyone know of any other supplier that may carry the Floramask Green Apple?
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