Cleaning Vinyl Siding
When cleaning your house most people forget about cleaning the vinyl siding. We focus more on cleaning every nook and cranny inside the house and only notice fifth clinging to your vinyl siding when it has accumulated. It turns out the challenging part of cleaning the vinyl siding properly is identifying how to use certain equipment. Although you could it the old way of using a rag and a ladder, it is best that you use a pressure or power washer as will be faster, most effective and more convenient method of cleaning your siding. Here is how you can clean your vinyl siding while using a power washer and at the same time protect the landscaping of your house.
Even if you are aware that that the siding looks dirty and a bit stained, take a closer look. The first step before your deep cleaning is having to evaluate the condition of your siding. Get in close and look for any opening. Check for fissures in any of the vinyl that is allowing water to get in. Double check that you have locked all the windows in the house and that the sealing around each one is ok. Your window having cracks could let in water into the house while you power wash.
In most homes, people plant some foliage around the perimeter wall of their property. This will need you to protect them from any impact of the siding leaner you are praying. A simple way to do this is spray them all down with water. Water the plants until the soil is completely soggy. Doing this will prevent any soapy water from seeping to the ground as there won’t be room for more absorption. Most of the water will not be absorbed by the plant, the last thing you want is killing all of your plants.
As earlier suggested you can get quality work done by using a pressure washer, figuring out how to use one can be daunting. You can rent one as it is more financially feasible as most of the deep cleaning will be done one or twice in a year. There is still an exemption if you will need to have your own to do regular deep cleaning on some parts of your home and some of these tips are found on website so that you can learn more.
You don’t want to waste the soap, make sure that you get familiar with using the machine first by using water with on soap. You do this by cleaning your driveway first to get used to the pressure. After you are now satisfied you can handle the equipment, you can now lead the cleaner. Once you have loaded the cleanser in; you can begin cleaning the vinyl siding.