Entries by Paul Guitard

How often should I clean my roof?

Several factors have to be considered when determining how often you should clean your roof. The first is what type of roof you have. We will start with concrete tile, which can vary from one type to the next. The most common concrete tiles are brushed, flat and barrel or s-tile. Brushed concrete tile has […]

Should I Pressure Wash My Tile Roof?

In most cases, your roof is the most valuable part of your home. Utilizing safe cleaning techniques will help preserve your roof and avoid costly repairs. When you pressure clean your roof, you cause irreversible damage. Lets start by talking about your concrete roof tile. Concrete is essentially sand, high pressure will remove this “sand” […]

How Should I Clean My Shingle Roof?

Shingle roofs are very fragile. Asphalt composite shingle is essentially a thick piece of paper dipped in tar with sand or gravel stuck to the exposed surface. This sand can easily loosen and separate from the shingle. The sand is what protects your underlayment and the “paper” the shingle is made from. Once the sand […]

Chemical Roof Cleaning?

Unfortunately, there is a lot of confusion when it comes to chemical roof cleaning. We receive countless calls from homeowners asking if we do chemical roof cleaning. The fact of the matter is, typically every roof cleaning company employs chemicals in their cleaning process. The most traditional method is to apply chemical before using high-pressure […]