Siding Cleaning Services – Des Moines, Iowa
Whether your home is comprised of wood siding. asbestos or aluminum siding. vinyl siding, hardiboard or fiberglass, one thing remains true – your home will eventually need professional siding cleaning services. With this blog, we offer you tips to help you make correct choices, no matter which siding is on your home.
What is THAT on my Siding?
Look at our photo above – does the “Before” picture look like your home? That faded, weathered look is a call for help! Siding exposed to the elements of nature – mildew and mold, bugs, tree sap, dirt and soot – can all take their toll on your siding. You do not want your home to look like the neighborhood eyesore, but lessening the curb appeal is only part of the problem. Infestations can eat away at your siding and get under the flashing but, the good news is, if you maintain your siding, it should last you for many years.
Benefits of Siding Cleaning
Removes dirt and fungus build-up
Restores the finish
Extends the life of your home siding
Why You Shouldn’t Use a Power Washer on Siding
Power or pressure washing can be very detrimental to the siding on your home – since your home is full of gaps, the high pressure can cause all kinds of damage to shingles and beneath the siding from water damage to wreaking havoc with your wiring and insulation. The blast from a pressure washer can also dislodge gutters, splinter wood shingles and remove paint from trim. Also, be wary of the type of solution which is used to clean your exterior – never use caustic liquids which can harm family or plants.
Sullivan Roof Cleaning does not use a power washer or pressure washing in our siding cleaning process and our cleaning solution is non-toxic, safe for children, pets and your landscaping. Included with all siding cleanings, we clean from the top edge exterior of your gutters, suffix & fascia completely to ground level.
You will be amazed when you see your siding restored to its original beauty.
Watch this siding cleaning video to better understand our process.
Now that you have a better understanding of how siding is properly cleaned, we hope you will give Sullivan Roof Cleaning a call for a free estimate. Bruce Sullivan is passionate about siding cleaning and is one of the top professionals in his field. Sullivan Roof Cleaning is family owned and operated, maintains a five-star rating with the Better Business Bureau and offers a 100% Satisfaction-Guarantee. If you live in Des Moines, West Des Moines, Urbandale, Waukee, Johnston, Ankeny, Cummings and all of central Iowa, Contact Us.