How to Prepare for Pressure Washing

April 27 2015

Pressure washing, also know as pressure cleaning, is used for many reasons. It is something that can be done on your own, but hiring a professional is a safe and easy way to go. When hiring a professional they will do most of the work (before and after) to ensure that your job is don’t correctly and with 100% satisfaction, but there are a few things you can do on your own as well to prepare.

This may seem obvious, but it is important to firstly locate your exterior power outlet if the company is using an electric power pressure washer. Next, you want to make sure that all of your windows and any other small holes or openings are sealed. This is something that the professional pressure washing company cannot do on their own, so be sure to do this so that none of your belongings inside get ruined. As far as shutters, it is important to ensure that the company removes these to clear our any spiders or build up that has occurred underneath. It is also important to stay away from outdoor lighting fixers and other things such as mailboxes. Again, this is the companies responsibility, but you can help by pointing any fixtures out to the professionals before they begin your job. One tip for those pressure washing on their own is to get personal gear as well. You will get wet while pressure cleaning, so make sure to have those protective goggles and outerwear for.

These are just a few tips to help you prepare for your pressure washing. Professional companies, such as All About Pressure Cleaning, use commercial grade professional cleaning equipment, portable tanks and a large assortment of heads and hoses to ensure the job gets done. Make sure to consult with your company first in order to ensure that you are taking all proper measure in ensuring that the pressure washing job turns out perfect!