Frequently Asked Questions About Exterior Cleaning
Welcome to the Fernandina Yulee Area's frequently asked questions about exterior cleaning. Pressure washing and soft washing are two of the most popular methods used to clean the exterior of homes and businesses in this area. Pressure washing is a process of using high-pressure water to remove dirt and debris from the surface. Soft washing uses a combination of low-pressure water and detergents to gently clean and sanitize the surface. Both of these methods are effective and safe for most surfaces. In this guide, we'll answer some of the most common questions about pressure washing and soft washing in the Fernandina Yulee Area.
What is Soft Washing?
Soft washing is a method of exterior cleaning that uses a low-pressure, chemical-based solution to clean the exterior of a building. Unlike traditional pressure washing, which uses high pressure water to blast away dirt and grime, soft washing uses a gentle mixture of detergents and other cleaning agents to remove dirt and algae from the surface of a building. This method is often used to clean roofs, siding, gutters, and other exterior surfaces.
What is Pressure Washing?
Pressure washing is a method of cleaning surfaces using high-pressure water spray. It is used to remove dirt, mold, mildew, dust, mud, and other contaminants from surfaces such as buildings, decks, patios, driveways, sidewalks, and more. It is also used to prepare surfaces for painting or staining. Pressure washing can be done with either cold or hot water, and is often used in combination with detergents or other cleaning agents.
Do you bring your own water?
We do not bring our own water, and require water sources for most jobs. We do have the ability to bring our own water if necessary for an additional cost. It is most cost effective to use an on site water source if avaible.
How long will service take?
How long your pressure washing or soft washing service will take depends on the size of the property we are cleaning. Our typical residential job will take about 3 hours.
Do you use chemicals?
We use a variety of safe cheicals and ECO friendly cleaning solutions. Doing so enables us to efectly kill and remove all organic matter prolonging its return.
How much does pressure washing cost?
Pressure washing typically costs $0.10 to $0.50 per square foot, depending on what part of your property you’re cleaning. At Nassau Pressure Wash in Yulee our prices start at $0.20 a square foot and go up from there. We also have a service call minnimun of $300. For more information on pricing your project contact one of our professionals now. Source: https://www.angi.com/articles/how-much-does-it-cost-pressure-wash-house.htm
Why should I wash my house?
The simple answer is to protect your large investment. Over time dirt, algae, bird droppings, bugs, and other organic growth collect on your home. If your home is not properly maintained nature will take over and your home will degrade faster than it should. Properly washing your home at least once a year will help prevent this. If your selling your home having it washed will greatly increase its curb appeal. If you have kids you are probably pretty mindful of the cleanliness of the inside of your home for their health and safety. It should be the same for the outside of your home. All of the containments can have an affect on your health especially if you have sensitive allergies.
Will high pressure damage my home?
Using highly pressurized water to clean your home can and most likely will cause some type of damage. The best way to clean the excterior of your home is our soft wash method.
Why hire a professional exterior cleaning company?
Pressure washing is dangerous if the correct precautions are not taken. It only takes one wrong move to cause serious injury and/or damage, which can be very costly. A professional should be insured so that if ever an accident does occur everyone is protected. We carry 2 million in gerneral laibility insurance and 1 million in auto insurance to insure our clients are well protected.
Can I pressure wash my slef?
Anyone can pressure wash so the simple answer is yes. However your must consider that pressure washing is dangerous if the correct precautions are not taken. It only takes one wrong move to cause a seriour injury and/or damage which can be very costly. A professional will be insured, and have proof so if any accidents do occur everyone is protected. We carry 3 million in gerneral laibility insurance and 1 million in auto insurance to insure our clients are well protected.