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  1. This barrel tile roof was really filthy, but as you can see, it cleaned up really nice.  These customers were up in Tampa Palms, and were referred to us by their roofer, who did some repairs. Many Tampa Florida roofing contractors are aware of us, and our non pressure tile roof cleaning process. They know we can be counted on to clean any tile roof safely, with a minimum of walking. If you are within 50 miles of the greater Tampa Florida area, and would like to get an idea of the cost to have your tile roof properly cleaned, give us a call at 813 655-8777

    We clean all types of roofs, shingle, metal, cedar shakes, slate, and tile. 

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  2. blog-0376765001427625070.jpgSpring is finally here in Central Pennsylvania despite the unseasonable cold temperatures we are still dealing with. According to the experts, it could be a particularly difficult season for allergy and asthma sufferers. Over 40 million Americans who are used to dealing with spring allergies know that the end of March means the start of runny noses, watery eyes and other uncomfortable allergy symptoms

    In recent years, we have seen milder winters, which meant the early arrival of both pollen and spring allergies. Because we have had a much longer and colder winter, allergy season may start later and end sooner but, could pack quite a punch to the allergy sufferers in Central Pennsylvania while it is here.

    Oftentimes, the only way for an allergy sufferer to get some relief this time of year is to stock up on allergy pills and nasal sprays in an effort to minimize the suffering. Asthma sufferers are worse off than the average seasonal allergic person. Because it is typically the early spring that is the worst for asthma, doctors recommend asthmatics begin using their prescribed medications well before spring and spring allergy season begins.

    For those seasonal allergy sufferers who are not given relief from over-the-counter drugs, it may be necessary to take different measures. Newly available medications including immunotherapy pills work in the same manner as allergy shots have in the past.

    But there are precautions that can be taken to help ease the impending suffering of a person with springtime allergies in addition to whatever type of medications you would use to treat the symptoms of seasonal allergies.

    The savvy asthmatic or allergy sufferer will find it helpful to keep track of local pollen counts, which can be found online or by checking your local weather forecast. By keeping track of the pollen counts, it may make it easier to avoid outdoor activities. If it is still necessary to spend time outdoors, it may be most comfortable for allergy or asthmas to do so in the afternoon. Generally, the counts tend to highest between 5AM and 10AM and at their lowest right after a heavy rainfall. But also know that pollen can blow as much as 50 miles, making very difficult to escape!

    Another way to lessen the suffering from seasonal allergies is to try to keep pollen out of your home environment. Coats, jackets, shoes and hats should be taken off immediately upon entry to your home so help prevent contaminating other parts of your home with pollen that was carried into your “pollen free†living environment. Showering before bedtime to remove any residual pollen is also a necessary step to prevent transfer of pollen to your bedding.

    Cleaning your home’s exterior is yet another way to keep nasty pollutants such as pollen or algae from triggering allergic reactions. Regular cleaning of your home’s exterior including sidewalks, driveways, decks and other surfaces will help wash away the pollen, algae and other pollutants that cause springtime seasonal allergies.

    Liberty SoftWash, located in https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rKkhCFutRVA, is a great choice for all your exterior cleaning needs. Some of the services we provide include: pressure washing, soft wash roof cleaning, house washing, deck cleaning, gutter cleaning and more. Call the professionals at Liberty SoftWash for your exterior cleaning needs in Central Pennsylvania. (717) 578-5342

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    Does your slate roof look darker than others?

    Is there moss and lichen growing on your slate roof?

    Pocono Non-Pressure Roof & Exterior Cleaning has been servicing slate roofs throughout Sussex County NJ since 2007. Our experienced and trained staff uses a non-pressure/soft washing method combined with the proper use of detergents to leave your slate roof free and clear of black algae, lichen and moss.

    Never allow a contractor to walk on your slate roof using a pressure washer or a surface cleaning machine in an attempt too clean your roof. They will not only fail at eradicating the roof of the infestation but they will damage your beautiful slate roof.

    We have been actively involved in our industry to allow us to keep up on all new technology, training methods and safety. We are considered by our peers as the leading authority on slate roof cleaning not only in Sussex County but all surrounding counties in northwest New Jersey and northeast Pennsylvania.

    We provide free quotes and consultation to all our customers. Our work can be fitted to your schedule. For more information please feel free to contact us at 570-994-6918 or visit us at www.poconoroofclean.com

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  4. Roof Washing Cascade,MI

    We recently cleaned this homes roof in Cascade, MI. The home owner did not like the way his home was looking with all the black streaks on his roof. Nothing makes a beautiful home look terrible than having black streaks all over the roof. With a safe roof wash from Kleen Roof & Exterior, home owners no longer need to have a dirty roof.

    other services offered by us.

    • House Washing
    • Gutter Whitening
    • Gutter Clean-out
    • Cement Cleaning
    • Deck Cleaning

    ​If you would like more information, please visit our website, and fill out our contact form. We will contact you shortly. Or give us a call at: 616-914-9064

  5. blog-0272436001395932961.jpgBrian C. Jackson is a roof cleaner that uses a safe non pressure application to rid your roof of the ugly black stains. This type of staining is called gloeocapsa magma and it is an algae that is feeding on the roof and shortening the life of the roof. The homes in Chelmsford, Massachusetts 01824, 01863 have this same problem with the algae and these roof will need to be cleaned or the roof will need to be replaced earlier than expected. A proper roof cleaning according to the ARMA (Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association) is having the roof cleaned with a non pressure method and not using a power washer or a pressure washer. The use of a high powered machine can and will damage the roof granules and this method is not recommended or approved and it may void the warranty on the roof. To get a free estimate on roof cleaning or any of the other exterior soft washing services we offer call Brian @ (603)401-8408 or visit the website @ www.jacksoncontracting.net
  6. Thompson Roof Cleaning and Power Washing LLC

    Whippany NJ Roof and Exterior Soft Washing

    (877) 420-WASH or (732) 726-9261

    Whippany Roof Cleaning Services

    We do not use a pressure washer to clean roofs! Everything staining your roof is alive and contagious. Moss, mold, lichen and algae are removed by applying a detergent that sterilizes the growth. There is a small amount of bleach in the detergent which is used to kill the moss and mold. This process created a near 100% kill ratio on the organism creating the roof stains. The result is a clean and truly sterile roof. Our detergents are applied at pressures less than 60psi.

    Soft washing has replaced the dated high pressure method of the past. We do not rely on blasting high pressure to create clean. Each stain is removed by applying our proprietary detergent. This process is safe for all surfaces including vinyl, stucco, cedar and even painted surfaces. Get a free quote for roof cleaning in Whippany NJ today. Check out our sister site for Roof and Exterior Cleaning Hanover Township.

  7. Slate roofs can easily be considered one of the most visually pleasing and durable materials used in the roofing industry. A slate roof can have a life well over 100 years if properly maintained.

    A large part of maintaining your slate roof’s natural beauty is keeping it free of algae, mosses and lichen growth. If this type of growth is left untreated, it can cause lifting of the slate tiles, which will lead to wood deterioration under the slate tiles.

    A slate roof can safely be cleaned using a soft wash cleaning method. Liberty SoftWash specializes in soft wash slate roof cleaning and can eliminate the unsightly stains caused by algae growth and return your slate roof to its original beauty.

    During the soft wash cleaning process, a cleaning solution is applied from a specially designed pump that utilizes a low-pressure delivery system. Our technicians will not walk on your slate roof but will apply the solution safely from a secure ladder system. We will not use any high pressure on your slate roof during our soft wash cleaning process.

    The results we are able to achieve with our soft wash roof cleaning are dramatic and can return even the dirtiest slate roof to its original color and beauty.

    Give the slate roof cleaning specialists at Liberty SoftWash a call to discuss your slate roof cleaning needs. (717) 578-5342

    www.LibertySoftWash.com

    Liberty SoftWash services the following cities and their surrounding areas:

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    Slate roofs can easily be considered one of the most visually pleasing and durable materials used in the roofing industry. A slate roof can have a life well over 100 years if properly maintained.

    A large part of maintaining your slate roof’s natural beauty is keeping it free of algae, mosses and lichen growth. If this type of growth is left untreated, it can cause lifting of the slate tiles, which will lead to wood deterioration under the slate tiles.

    A slate roof can safely be cleaned using a soft wash cleaning method. Liberty SoftWash specializes in soft wash slate roof cleaning and can eliminate the unsightly stains caused by algae growth and return your slate roof to its original beauty.

    During the soft wash cleaning process, a cleaning solution is applied from a specially designed pump that utilizes a low-pressure delivery system. Our technicians will not walk on your slate roof but will apply the solution safely from a secure ladder system. We will not use any high pressure on your slate roof during our soft wash cleaning process.

    The results we are able to achieve with our soft wash roof cleaning are dramatic and can return even the dirtiest slate roof to its original color and beauty.

    Give the slate roof cleaning specialists at Liberty SoftWash a call to discuss your slate roof cleaning needs. (717) 578-5342

    www.LibertySoftWash.com

    Liberty SoftWash services the following cities and their surrounding areas:

    17401 17402 17403 17404 17405 17406 17601 17602 17603 17604 17101 17102 17103 17104 17110 17111 17325 17055 21014 21204 20737 17361 17356 17313

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  8. Here is a beautiful home that we cleaned the roof and house.  This home is located in The Woodlands Texas area near Spring Texas. The Woodlands is beautiful area with lots of trees and Woods.  We clean quite a few roofs in this area, because the black algae stains build up and and cause a roof to lose it's natural color under all the ugly black stains.  Fortunately, for the homeowner's in The Woodlands, we never use a pressure washer to clean a roof.  Pressure Washing a roof, even if it's using low pressure ratings, can and will damage the shingles.  Call or Text us at 2818838470 for more information on our cleaning method that will return your roof back to it's natural color the sane day we clean it.  No waiting for rain, no pressure washing your roof.  It doesn't get any safer than that.

     

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    Rehoboht Beach Delaware roof cleaning services brought to you by the professionals at Kendall Roof and Exterior Cleaning! When your looking for a company that knows low pressure roof cleaning, and the correct way to accomplish that, look no further!

    At this point, your roof is either covered in black streaks or it is starting to develop green moss growth! Your roof can be cleaned and restored to a "like new" condition for only a fraction of the cost! With our low pressure roof cleaning solutions, you can rest easy knowing that no damage will be done to your roof, or siding for that matter.

    For a same day quote, please give us a call or request more info by clicking this link and filling out our secure contact form!

    Rehoboth Roof Cleaning

    443-880-7011

  10. Here is a roof we cleaned in Trinity FL. The homeowners of this home watched us clean their neighbors roof and were very impressed by our service. Like anything in business, your work speaks for itself.

    They were concerned about their landscaping around their home, but noticed that we cover most plants and come with 600 gal of our own water to rinse before during and after roof application. Trinity Fl is a fairly new town adjacent to New Port Richey, we were in the Heritage Springs subdivision of Trinity Fl.

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    This is another beautiful golf community where most homeowners move around by Golf Cart. Trinity is in the middle of it all, SR 54 to the north Suncoast Hwy to the east Tampa airport just 25 min to the south.

    After we completed the roof cleaning we cleaned the driveway & sidewalks as well, the house was returned to it's original clean appearance. Keeping your tile or shingle roof clean not only will save you from having to prematurely replace your roof, but it dramatically improves the curb appeal of your home.

    If anyone in the 34655,34654 zip codes Trinity / New Port Richey Fl area needs their roof cleaned, please call us for your free no obligation estimate 727-919-1591

  11. blog-0450523001421517086.jpgThe bacteria you see as black overall or in streaks, is Gloeocapsa_magma pronounced Glow-e-o-cap-sa mag-ma.

    This Wikipedia article explains that the black on roofs is a bacteria, similar to a plant.

    So, when new "Gimmick Sales Products" come out, that say "Won't Harm Plants" you will know it won't kill that super strong plant on your roof!!

    What plant do you know of strong enough to thrive under the conditions roofs offer? Shingles surpass 100 degrees in the summer and who knows how cold in the winter?

    It lives through rainy weather and droughts.

    That's why the roofing manufacturers never specify any of these "homeowner chemicals, sold online or in hardware stores to clean their roofing products-they know it won't work and may just cause damage to your roofing.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gloeocapsa_magma

    Read what the roofing manufacturers say to do to clean the black off. It's not Pressure Washing, Power Washing, Pressure Cleaning! In fact, they say specifically not to use such high pressure methods. Instead they say - Well, go ahead and read it on their websites yourself, right here on my website! = http://www.bergmanpressurewashing.com/Manufacturer_Specifics.html

    Watch me clean with this gentle process here on Youtube-

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    Chuck Bergman And Son Pressure Cleaning

    10493 Greenway Ave

    Englewood, Florida

    34224

    941-474-8883

    I started out as just a pressure cleaning service here in Englewood Florida in 1989, and although we don't use any pressure to clean tile or shingle roofing, we do professionally pressure clean houses, pool areas, decking and concrete surfaces here in Englewood daily.

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    For concrete, we have a special machine called a

    "Flat Surface Cleaner" or Cement Surface Cleaner"

    You will see me using this pressure cleaning machine on driveways and sidewalks here in Englewood Florida on my home page slideshow, and on my Flickr photos link, below.

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    Pressure Cleaning Of House Exteriors

    With proper maintenance, your home can grow in value while being a source of pride for you and your family. Chuck Bergman Pressure Cleaning services Englewood Florida, and provides cleaning services to homeowners who wish to restore and protect their greatest investment -- their home.

    Keeping the exterior of your Englewood FL home clean can do more than just make your house more appealing. It can also increase its value and extend the life of the products used to cover the outside of your home, which can save you thousands of dollars in repair costs. Our Cleaning services are very affordable, especially when you consider the benefits of pressure cleaning your home in terms of future savings for home maintenance.

    You can certainly attempt to power wash your home yourself, but If you do not have the proper equipment, know which pressure cleaning products are right for the job, or know how to safely operate a power washer without causing damage to your home, it may be in your best interest to hire a licensed and insured Englewood Florida cleaning contractor like us instead.

    Pressure Cleaning Vinyl or Aluminum Siding

    Vinyl siding cleans up with very little pressure needed. However, certain steps should be taken to ensure the work lasts for extended periods of time. One of the misconceptions about pressure cleaning houses in Englewood covered with vinyl siding, is that a simple garden hose is all that's required. This is not true, and if your main reason for cleaning the house is to remove mildew, then you will soon find out that simply Pressure Cleaning The House was only a temporary fix, as the mildew will usually return within under a year, especially in our warm, damp climate, here in Englewood Florida.

    To keep the vinyl siding looking new for longer periods of time, a wax mix can be added to the pressure cleaning process, which will help the vinyl resist the growth of Florida mildew, as well as reduce the amount of dirt that sticks to the siding. Adding the wax as a 3rd step in the pressure cleaning process will save you money in the long run.

    It will also protect the vinyl siding from the outdoor Florida elements we have here in Englewood. No different than applying wax to your car to protect the finish. You wouldn't want to skip that step for too long or the finish will start to look discolored and everything that touches it sticks, that is the same thing that happens to your home.

    Not just any wax mixture is beneficial. With our 23 years experience here in Englewood Florida in the pressure cleaning business, we have obtained the best formula, for each individual home's exterior!

    If you think you will want wax applied, ask us for a price when you call, so we can bring the wax & applicator jet.

    Most wax applications cost about $40.00 extra.

    Pressure Cleaning for Concrete Driveways, Walkways and Sidewalks

    Cleaning concrete is one of the tasks that can change your "Curb Appeal" quite literally! Concrete is very porous which allows dirt and other debris to bed deep into the concrete, resulting in a situation where high powered commercial pressure washing machines, as well as professional concrete cleaning machines, are the only sure means of removal.

    Pool Decks & Pressure Cleaning Screened Enclosures

    Pool areas can definitely be safely and effectively cleaned. Not only can the nasty cobwebs and bug debris be cleaned from the nylon mesh, but also the green & black mildew / fungus and algae can be removed from the metal framework as well.

    Our father and son "ONLY" business, licensed and insured to clean in Englewood Florida, accomplish this cleaning task with low to medium pressure by using special "long reach" wands, when needed, along with pressure adjusting valves and tips. Carefully "water sweeping" the mesh clean of debris after using a mild chemical solution to dissolve the organic mold and algae staining right off the metal frame's surface. It's as safe and easy as that!

    So, if you are looking for Professional Pressure Cleaning In Englewood Florida call us at 941-474-8883

    Chuck Bergman

    10493 Greenway Ave

    Englewood, Florida

    34224

  13. Here is a shingle roof we just cleaned today 1 - 19 - 2015 in the Providence Lakes section of Brandon FL, in zip code 33511

    This customer received a roof cleaning letter from Greenacre Properties, his Homeowners Association.

    He had a deadline to have his shingle roof cleaned, and called us at the very last minute.

    We are based in Brandon, and about 5 minutes away from Providence Lakes.

    We were able to squeeze him in, so he could comply with the roof cleaning letter he received.

    As you can see by the pictures, this job came out beautifully, like all our roof cleanings do.

    Call us at 813-655-8777 for a free estimate, if you need your roof cleaned the right way.

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  14. blog-0737400001400204835.jpgHere is a tile roof cleaning we just did today 5-15-2014 for a very nice Plastic Surgeon from Canada. This nice doctor just purchased this beautiful waterfront home in the exclusive Andalucia Community in Apollo Beach Florida.

    Here are the pictures

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    Our customer is planning to get his home painted, and wanted to get the tile roof cleaned first. It is always best to clean a tile roof before you paint any house, to make sure any residual chemicals do not run down onto the new paint.

    If you live in Apollo Beach, and want a free estimate on our roof cleaning services, call us at 813 655 8777

  15. blog-0460262001424136884.jpgThe black you see on your roof is generally referred to as black algae. It's actually a bacteria, according to Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gloeocapsa_magma

    At Chuck Bergman Roof Cleaning and Pressure washing, we can completely erradicate that algae and in most cases make your roof look like it did when it was new!

    Pressure Washing will remove the appearance [ along with the granules on shingles and the glazing on tiles ] but using a power washing machine does not erradicate the living bacteria, by any means! It does blow it all around your house though. So, after a Pressure Cleaning job, your roof looks clean, but is still coated in the living bacteria spores and they continue to grow, as you will see clearly in about a year or in 1 1/2 years. Also, all that bacteria that has been blown from the roof-alive- is now going to grow strong on your house walls, awnings, pool enclosure, deck and driveway / sidewalks.

    Why blast it, when you don't have to?

    What we do is referred to as "Soft Washing" Non-Pressure Roof Cleaning" No-Pressure or Chemical cleaning"

    We didn't invent it. The roofing manufacturers, most likely tired of paying for premature roof replacements from pressure washing machines causing so much damage, came up with what is simply a chemical treatment, applied with about 60 psi { Pressure Washers Run 3000 to 4000 psi }

    We don't even start a pressure washer during a roof cleaning and if one is started, the contractor is fooling you!

    Attached are 3 videos of me cleaning 3 different types of roofs with this method.

    Call 941-698-1959 for a free firm price quote [ not an estimate! ]

    Visit my website at http://www.bergmanpressurewashing.com/

  16. We are in the middle of cleaning several large cedar shake roofs in the exclusive gated golf community of Semiahmoo in the city of Blaine, WA. Here you can see one of our cleaning technicians properly harnessed up for safety as he removes the debris from the roof using low pressure. Give Peak of Perfection Roof Cleaning a call at 360-831-9494 for all you Cedar Shake Roof Cleaning, Service and Restoration needs. See our Website for More information.

     

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  17. Pacific Roof Cleaning provides certified, safe roof cleaning with guaranteed results. We clean tile, asphalt shingle, slate, metal and cedar shake.

    Santa Cruz county has a unique micro climate. Instead of summer warmth, many coastal areas are covered in a marine layer throughout much of the day. This consistent moisture level provides the perfect conditions for the Cyanobacteria Gloeocapsa Magma, the 'algae' responsible for the dark roof stains visible on roofs throughout the county. This bacteria retains even more moisture, allowing moss and lichen to grow and flourish.

    The ideal time to have your roof cleaned is before moss begins to take hold. We offer the only service suggested by the roof manufacturers themselves such as ARMA and GAF. Results are immediate and long lasting.

    Consider some other reasons you should trust "Pacific Roof Cleaning":

    * The only certified roof cleaning contractor in California
    * We do not use pressure to clean roofs, as suggested by shingle manufacturers
    * We are a licensed and insured contractor with workers compensation on all employees
    * We are a certified NRCIA roof inspector and carry an A+ rating with the BBB
    * We have a proven track record of amazing results without damage to property including trees and plants
    * Our crews are uniformed, professional and conscientious
    * We have an extensive knowledge of the causes and proper solutions for dirty roofs
    * We are genuinely friendly and courteous

    For a roof that 'looks like new', contact us now for a free estimate.

  18. blog-0387473001420226255.jpgI have been in business here in Charlotte and S. Sarasota Counties since 1989

    Visit my website: http://www.bergmanpressurewashing.com/

    I AM ONE OF THE FEW "CERTIFIED" ROOF CLEANERS IN THE WHOLE STATE!--

    http://roof-cleaning-institute.activeboard.com/f523639/roof-cleaning-englewood-fl/

    Watch me gently clean these roofs on Youtube.

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GNX4h0tWvQU

    What you see in the above videos, is all that is done to clean roofs 100%.

    A pressure washing machine is never started up during the cleaning process and never should be.

    It's a simple 1 part, self cleaning application of roofing manufacturer specified cleaning agents.

    Many manufacturers say specifically "Do Not Pressure Wash"

    Be wise and stick with the roofing manufacturers only specified cleaning chemicals - Bleach, soap and water. Plus only use those same manufacturers specific Non-Pressure chemical cleaning on your roof! Pressure Washing Your Roof Could Void The Manufacturer's Warranty + Damage it!

    Here is also a video of us cleaning a tile roof. No roof should be blasted with a 3000 to 4000 lb [psi] pressure washer! Especially since no pressure at all is needed!

    At Chuck Bergman Roof Cleaning and Pressure Washing, clearly we do all types of pressure cleaning and have done so since 1989 here in Charlotte & Southern Sarasota County. We just don't pressure clean roofing, because it is the wrong way to clean a roof. It causes too much wear & damage.

    The roofing manufacturer links below all say to use this method.

    They all also say specifically "DO NOT PRESSURE WASH"

    {GAF Roofing Manufacturer}

    http://georgoulisroofing.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/01/Algae_Staining_on_Shingled_Roof_Surfaces_-_Steep_Slope_Techn-43-808-v3.pdf

    {CORNING Roofing Manufacturer} Click number 1 "algae growth"

    http://roofing.owenscorning.com/homeowner/thingsyoushouldknow/needaroof.aspx

    {ARMA Roofing Manufacturer Association Cleaning Bulletin}

    http://www.asphaltroofing.org/algae-discoloration-roofs

    This roofing manufacturer association also says not to allow anyone to apply any roof coatings, meant to deter the re-growth of algae. One reason they give, is none have proven successful.

    This is a common sales gimmick. Usually pressure washing companies-not roof cleaning companies-will pressure wash your roof and then sell you an after coating, which they want to walk your roof and reapply every 2 years. 2 Years is the length of the after-coating warranty. That's because most roofs stay clean at least that long anyway. However, roofs cleaned properly, without a pressure washer, usually only need cleaning every 3-4 years-almost double that of a power wash job!

    Product names like Roof-A-this and Roof-A-That , Roof Armer-Coat etc {Names changed} are "after" coatings, or "Field" coatings. The below link from This roofing manufacturer association, warns not to allow after-coatings.

    http://www.asphaltroofing.org/sites/default/files/tech-bulletin/tb_227.pdf

    Call for a free firm price quote. I look at most jobs in person. I have no work crews. If you get my answering machine, please leave your Name - Address - Home Phone Number - and A Brief Description Of The Work You Need Done. The machine only records 1 full minute. I "TRY" to look at any job that leaves the above information the same day, or at the latest, the next day. Because of the many solicitation calls I get, I don't call anyone back who just leaves a name and phone number. 90% are selling something!

    5% CASH Discount offered to those over 60 years of age. Just pay in cash.

  19. What is it that a client gets when they hire a professional roof cleaner? Some people say, "it's just spraying bleach on a roof", and they're wrong before the words even leave their mouth. What the client pays for when they hire us to do a roof cleaning isn't just some bleach sprayed on a roof. Professional roof cleaning contractors are using a much more powerful version of a chemical they barely know. In fact, we're purchasing it in just about the purest form they can manufacture and ship it. The client isn't paying for some monkey to trample their roof and lay waste to their landscaping with a chemical that can oxidize any organic matter to a pile of mush.

    How about a little lesson in the basics which RCIA certified roof cleaning contractors are well versed in. Professional roof cleaning companies are using 10-12.5% sodium hypochlorite, which is often sold as "pool chlorine" and in much lower concentrations as "bleach". When sold as household bleach, it can and is often be combined with other ingredients. Sodium hypochlorite is a strong oxidizing agent. Through the process of oxidation, the algae (actually cyanobacteria) is killed, and mostly removed. Rinsing helps this final removal process, but is often left to rain to finish. Using advanced proprietary cleaners along with the sodium hypochlorite helps remove the algae residue. This is effective if the roof is rinsed immediately, or later by rain. Spraying liquids and climbing roofs is not as simple as it seems, just because the ingredient is known. I know flour is in a cake, but I couldn't tell you how to bake one.

    Let's set aside a myth and miscommunication real fast. "Chlorine" is a gas, we don't clean with "chlorine". Sodium hypochlorite is often made by passing chlorine gas through sodium hydroxide, or through electrolysis of a heavy brine solution. In water sodium hypochlorite forms hypochlorous acid and a chlorite ion. Sodium hypochlorite oxidizes algae via the chlorite ions which basically give up their strength during the process, leaving behind nothing but sodium and hydrogen, a.k.a. salt water. Sodium hypochlorite breaks down rapidly in the sunlight, and this actually helps the oxidation and roof cleaning process. It also helps remove the strength from the formula during cleaning, which can help with protecting landscaping.  Did you know it is one of the most environmentally friendly cleaning chemicals on earth? It's in everything, including our own food and water! The danger is minimal when handled properly, even for the environment. However, when handled improperly, a lot of damage can be done using such strong chemicals.

    When a client pays for a roof cleaning, they are paying for experts in their field.  People who are educated and know how to wield these chemicals carefully and properly. Nobody will mistaken my deflated pile of smoldering carbon mush to be considered a cake, will they? Roof cleaning customers are paying for people who have perfected a craft, and can safely restore their image without damage. Does your roof cleaner really know what he's doing? Does he really comprehend the cleaners he's using, their properties, safe handling, and how and why the process works? If not, why hire them? It's obvious what a roof cleaning customer is really paying for. 

    The clients are paying for someone who has the skill to lay waste to thousands of square feet of algae, moss, lichen, and other roof infesting organisms, without damaging their plants, finished on their homes, etc. As said experts, we all know that even the best roof cleaners can have difficulty. Low water supply, really hot day, steep roof, no gutters. Recipe for disaster. These clients aren't paying for some $100 "bleach" jockey to destroy their property. 

    A roof cleaning customer is paying for someone who knows the chemicals, their safe handling and applications, the processes, precautions, and more.  Clients are paying for roof cleaning companies that comprehend the process of oxidation that allows the removal of these organisms. 

    They're paying for people who know how to care for the landscaping, the finishes on the home, and other things in the vicinity of the roof cleaning. They're paying for responsible roof cleaning contractors, hopefully RCIA certified experts, that know all the steps to make sure a roof cleaning goes off without a hitch, AND is there to stand behind their work in the unlikely event something does wrong. This is a point that can't be stressed enough. Our clients don't pay us just to "spray some bleach". They pay us to handle a delicate task, and take on the liability as well. Not everyone who can "spray bleach" can do that. 

    If even the best of the best can have challenges roof cleaning, why on earth would ANYONE hire a jack of all trades Jim Bob with a pickup to clean their roof? There is simply too much at stake. What the client is really paying for is competent, safety conscious, diligent roof cleaners who are experts in their field. That's what they're really paying for. The expertise.....not "spraying bleach". Any dummy can buy some "bleach"...not everyone can handle proper, safe, approved roof cleaning methods wielding industrial strength sodium hypochlorite like a professional RCIA roof cleaning company can, AND stand behind their clients should any issues occur. Amazing results, and peace of mind are worth a thousands words. 

    For competent, certified, reliable expert roof cleaning in Jacksonville, Florida and surrounding areas, contact Ultrasoft Pressure Washing LLC today. 904-304-0810 http://www.ultrasoftpressurewashing.com/services/roof-cleaning-jacksonville-florida/

  20. Is the roof of your home being eaten by mold, algae and moss?

    Here is a home in Mechanicsburg Pennsylvania near Dillsburg PA that we cleaned using our no-pressure roof cleaning system to kill the algae and to remove the black streaks that stained the shingles.

    The roof on this PA home had a lot of moss growing and feeding off of the limestone that the shingles are made up of and was deteriorating the shingles while making the home look much older than it is!! With the moss growing on the shingles we had to take extra precaution and extra procedures to safely remove the moss and algae to restore the roof back it's clean state.

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    From pressure washing the siding, squeegee cleaning the windows and power washing the concrete sidewalks we had the home sparkling like new again when we were finished using our cleaners.

    This Mechanicsburg is one of the hundreds of homes and roofs we have washed and cleaned in the Harrisburg area. for over 12 years we have been involved in the power washing industry and with 4 trucks to serve you we strive to do our best to work your job in as quickly as we can!!

    If you are looking to have your roof safely cleaned or your home power washed, give us a call for your free quote!!

    We have some one in the office from 8-5 each work day and try to take all calls, but we do miss some if we are on the other line with another customer.

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    Give us a call today!!!

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