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No New Posts Moss residue
I demossed a lady's roof in February and went by from time to time to see if mother nature has done her job. Well,she hasn't. The roots were dead,but still clinging to the shingles. I could not rub it off with my fingers. I rinsed a section off with the garden sprayer. It got wet,softened up and started to l...
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No New Posts Moss on tile roof in Oregon
You guys gotta tell me what you think about this moss issue in Oregon!  It is growing out of  As B-E-A-utiful as it is, I would like to hear some strategies and techniques on cleaning this roof up.    Oregon Moss on Tile Roof
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No New Posts Tile Roof Cleaning Tampa Florida 727-543-3276 (Preview)
This was a beautful 6000 sq ft Tile Roof Cleaning that we completed in Tampa last November for Apple Roof Cleaning. At the time, they were slammed with work and these folks need their Tile Roof Cleaned as soon as possible. Luckily we were able to fit it in for them. We also completed a Soft Wash Exterior...
Roof Cleaning Palm Harbor FL 727 543 3276 9 9350
No New Posts Questions on slate
Got a chance to clean a slate roof. From what I can find shingle roof mix should work well. I am able to shoot it from from a ladder to keep off the slate. Are you guys rinsing off the roof? Should I expect to treat 2-3 times? Moss is not too bad, but in need of a good cleaning. Also gutters are copper I think. I am...
Renew it 15 4136
No New Posts Big Tile Roof To Clean Today
Ok guys, good morning! I have a big tile roof to clean today. I mixed up the roof cleaning chemical last night. This is a glazed ceramic tile roof. They get very slippery, so NO Surfactant is going to be used. We will use TSP instead on this tile roof, not a lot though. About 1/4 cup per gallon of total mix wil...
Apple Roof Cleaning Tampa FL (813) 655-8777 5 2605
No New Posts is it ammonyx lo or Green Wash
Well since that thread is dead. What actually is the best ammonyx lo or green wash It sounds as if green wash is a catalyst for SH and it does in fact charge the SH....what does the Amm Lo bring in. I like the idea that green wash is a catalyst but if what we are looking for is a slow run off then why not use the Daw...
Gearold 5 2792
No New Posts Roof Cleaning in Lakewood Ranch, Fl 34202 (Preview)
Our customer needed his flat tile roof cleaned asap,  the HOA sent him a compliance letter or face fines.  I also trained a new ground technician who has extensive experience in paver installation,sealing and repairs. We were able to get his green flat tile roof and paver drive cleaned and ready for s...
Roof Cleaning Bradenton FL 941-822-2454 6 9273
No New Posts He Stole Our Job, but KILLED the Plants! ( 1 2 )
Look at the aftermath of one man roof cleaning hacks. The customer called me crying and said she wished she had hired us, but this clown was cheaper! I TRIED to warn her, but the hack assured her her plants would not die! He even guaranteed them to steal the roof cleaning job! Now, the truth comes out, he is...
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No New Posts booganvelias. (flower). shedding leaves?
Customer is concerned that her booganvelias are dieing I watered these and all other plants plenty I've had this happen before and they came back anybody else run into this issue
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No New Posts A question for the Chemistry majors
Today I had a potential client (soon to be client) say to me, you don't use any bleach do you?  It was after I'd answered this question in detail, which I've answered a number of times before, that prompted a thought... First a quick re-cap: household bleach    5(?)% sodium hypochlorite  (or is it 4% - I d...
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No New Posts Cleaning Tile Roofs With A Lift - No Walking on Roof ( 1 2 3 ) (Preview)
I would like to hear some experience with Man Lifts, both straight and knuckle boom, or Articulating Lifts. Here is a tile roof cleaningwe recently did up in Ocala Florida, north of Tampa. The lift we used was a 45 foot articulating kind. -- Edited by Apple Roof Cleaning at 23:04, 2008-07-29
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No New Posts Certified Manufacturer Specific Shingle Roof Cleaning Charlotte and Southern Sarasota County Florida. -Shingles (Preview)
  Want to test a new "green" product on your roof? Pressure Wash it? Have a coating applied to it? Or instead, be safe and stick with the Manufacturer instructions? Below is the manufacturer "non-pressure" gentle dispersion and chemicals we use at  Chuck Bergman Roof Cleanin...
Bergman Roof Cleaning Port Charlotte FL 941-698-1959 0 2777
No New Posts A question of strength of mix for white painted tile
Hi chaps I`ve got 2 rooves to do tomorrow both seem to be tile that has been painted awith a white gloss what chem mix would you suggest please?   cheers simon
Yorkie 5 2555
No New Posts Just for fun...
and without naming names out of respect for privacy, who are some of your more notable clients? I'll go first:Chief of Staff, Department of Homeland SecurityPresident, MAJOR auto manufacturer for North America Who's next??
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No New Posts Pressure Washing Roofs? Chuck Bergman Pressure Cleaning Charlotte County, Florida (Preview)
Reply Quote More Edit PostPrinter FriendlyAs most of you here at RCIA know. I have Chuck Bergman Soft Wash Roof Cleaning and Chuck Bergman Pressure Cleaning. MY WEBSITE: As a professional Pressure Washing Contractor, I am posting this information abou...
Bergman Roof Cleaning Port Charlotte FL 941-698-1959 5 10023
No New Posts FSU Golf Course, Tallahassee, Florida Roof Cleaning (Preview)
Shot another Elephant today! The Don Veller Seminole Golf Course and David Middleton Golf Center was in need of a safe roof cleaning to remove a rather unsightly algae infestation. This roof was a reddish ceramic type tile with a gray glazing, very unique, only about 3/8 of an inch thick and very fragi...
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No New Posts How long to become proficent with softwashing?
Gentlemen ( and ladies of course ) lets say we have an average joe and he purchases his softwash equipment and it`s now sitting in his drive, how long does it take him to be able to softwash a roof with great results?
Yorkie 4 2511
No New Posts How to deal with solar panels?
Hi any advice regarding solar panels on tile roofs when softwashing? eg does the SH damage them? should you wash underneath them?? cheers for now simon
Yorkie 10 2640
No New Posts Deep barrel tile roof
Hi I already have high pressure equipment and i`m gathering enough $$$ to purchase a softwash rig, however tomorrow I must do a customers 3000sq ft deep tile roof I was thinking of putting a 5 gallon pool chlorine through downstreaming then leaving it on the tile for 10 mins before rinsing off with pre...
Yorkie 10 2818
No New Posts Does anyone have a trick for getting a 55 Gal drum out of a pickup? ( 1 2 )
Does anyone have a trick for safely getting a 55 Gal drum out of a truck bed by hand? I've heard of the method of putting down a stack of two or three old tires, then rolling it off sideways till it drops down onto them. I ask because the only way to get SH around here is in drums.
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