The Benefits Of Soft Wash Roof Services
If your home’s roof is looking old and dingy, you may want to consider having it cleaned. It can make a big difference in the curb appeal of your property and increase the longevity of your roof. A dirty roof can also attract more moisture and heat. This can deteriorate your roof, siding and deck prematurely. In following we will describe the all major benefits of soft wash roof services.
Cleans the Surface
One of the main benefits of soft wash roof washing is that it improves the surface of your roof. This is important for your home’s appearance and resale value.
Another benefit is that it helps to prevent water damage by removing built-up debris such as leaves, twigs and seeds that can loosen your shingles and deteriorate them over time. Loose shingles are more prone to slipping or blowing away in high winds, which can lead to interior leaks.
A professional roof cleaning also reveals areas of damaged roofing that need repair and can be overlooked during regular inspections. This is an excellent opportunity to catch these problems before they deteriorate and cause costly repairs.
Removes Built-Up Debris
Keeping your roof in tip top condition is an important part of home maintenance. Not only does it help prevent costly repairs down the road, but it also improves your property’s curb appeal. A clean roof is an indication that you care enough about your property to take proper care of it.
The best way to achieve a top-notch roof is to get it cleaned on a regular basis. The best method for cleaning your roof is by using a combination of soft washers and high quality roof cleaning solutions to remove built-up debris such as mold, mildew, algae and moss.
The Professional roof washers have a specialized chemical cleaner that uses the right blend of detergents to remove these nasties without causing damage to the underlying roofing material. The water is also sprayed at the right angles to ensure the most effective coverage of the area. The biggest drawback to a pressure-washed roof is the risk of damage to the shingles if a gust of wind or heavy rain blows through.
Removes Organic Matter
Almost all roofs accumulate some form of organic matter, usually in the form of moss or algae. These forms of microbial growth can be quite attractive to insects and rodents alike, but they also erode and damage your roof, clogging your gutters and downpipes and causing leaks as well.
Thankfully, roof washing is a good way to remove these unwanted materials from your roof, preventing them from damaging it and possibly leading to the need for a costly roof repair down the road and keeping your roofs in good tip top condition. In addition to removing these contaminants, the process will also leave your roof feeling cleaner and looking much better than it would have otherwise.
We utilize a low pressure cleaning process known as soft washing which uses mild surfactants to seep deep into the cracks and crevices of your roof, rinsing away any accumulated mud and grit. Using this technique will help your roof stay clean up to six times longer than traditional power washing, enhancing the longevity of your roof, and your home.
Prevents Algae and Fungi
Algae are present on many surfaces, including your roof, and they can quickly spread to other areas. They produce spores that are carried by the wind or animals.
Fungi can also be a problem for your rooftop. They can colonize any surface that has moisture, light or nutrients.
They can form symbioses with certain microorganisms that exchange carbon and nitrogen for nutrients. These symbioses can help fungi survive and grow. But they can also be destructive to a variety of plants.