Category Archives: Pressure Washing

Ask the Experts — Pressure Washer Purchase

The Cleaning Experts at  A Clean Streak answer your toughest cleaning questions.

Purchasng a Pressure WasherKay B. from Island County asks: Now that summer has finally arrived, I realized I have some major clean-up projects that need doing – everything from deck washing, to driveway cleaning, to cleaning my home’s siding (and maybe even the roof). I’m thinking of buying a pressure washer to help speed up all those tasks, but there are so many options out there. Trying to decide between a gas or electric powered washer…psi…gpm…it’s all making my head spin!
Do you have any advice on the best pressure washer for me?

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Ask the Experts: Preparing Your Deck for Winter

The Cleaning Experts at  A Clean Streak answer your toughest cleaning questions.

Deck Maintenance TipsKay K. from Anacortes asks:  This past summer, my husband and I finally got around to hiring a contractor to build a cedar-topped deck (with a semi-transparent stain) in our back yard. We love it but with all the recent rain, my beautiful deck is starting to look worn. What’s worse, last night I stepped outside to call the dog, slipped on a couple of leaves, and almost fell! Do you have any advice on how to get rid of the slippery patches and get keep my deck safe from the weather?

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Don’t Let your Pressure Washer Destroy your Property!

Pressure Washer Use

There are few chores out there more satisfying than blasting dirt and grime away with a single sweep of a wand. In fact, it kind of makes you feel like a superhero (“Captain Clean” anyone??). But the tool that makes it happen, the Pressure Washer, can also make you into a Super Villain (destroyer of all you touch) if it’s used incorrectly. And sadly, it’s all too easy to misuse one of these machines.

Before you attach the hose to your pressure washer, check out our list of Pressure Washing Don’ts.
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