Frequently Asked Questions
After 34 years one might think there isn't much that we have not seen or experienced in this profession - but that would not be 100% true, thank goodness. We love the occasional surprise and challenge - within limits.....
Cleanliness is not next to godliness, Cleanliness IS godliness! A beautiful home feels so more enjoyable to come home to when it is clean and well cared for. This also improves curb appeal, which is of particular interest if you selling. Additionally any wood, roof or masonry surface will last a lot longer if moisture-holding growths are not allowed to establish themselves. Moisture encourages rotting, lichen growth and frost-thaw action.
In general, houses can be power washed once a year any time between March and November. It is worth noting that algae, mildew, etc grows most in the heat and humidity of summer – this begins to subside in August. As it gets later in a calendar year, you’ll want to make sure your home is taken care of before the freezing temperatures and winter weather arrive.
For the majority of siding surfaces a wash every 3 years will suffice. A lot depends on the micro-environment of your location. For example a slate roof can stay clean for decades IF overhanging trees are removed.
Pricing varies greatly by region.
|National Average||$180 – $400|
|Expected Average||$297 – $387|