Before you know it we will be saying goodbye 2022 and welcome 2023! One tradition is to do some final cleaning so that the bad vibes will be gone with the old year and new year’s luck will fill our homes. In warmer climates, the outside of our homes is a great place to prepare for the new year since the heat of summer is gone but the weather is still warm and inviting.
If you have a wood fence that needs refreshed and revived but you don’t want to replace it, power washing is a great option.
The classic look of a wood fence is hard to beat. Its aesthetic design and wood materials makes the fence look timeless and classic especially if you are into an classic vibes and a minimalist person. But over time elements can make your fence dull, dirty and faded. Slimy stains and dirt can make your classic wood fence dark and full of molds and dirt.
So, what is the best thing to do? Don’t worry -here are some tips for you on how to pressure clean and revive a wood fence.
Tips to Pressure Wash Your Wood Fences
Pressure washing your wood fences.
Pressure washing your wood fence is the best for you to remove all of the molds and stains. Wood fences are hard to clean because of their stickiness and composition and the pressure of a pressure washer can be most helpful. But remember, too much power can damage your wood fence. If you are thinking of asking for professional help in Delaware, Washbuggy House Washing is trained and professional in terms of cleaning not only your house but also on pressure washing your wood fences. Just reach out and Washbuggy can provide free estimate.
If you have the equipment and time you can also try cleaning yourself. Here are some suggestions for preparations to make the job easier:
- Clean up and remove any debris around your fences, remove any objects to avoid accidents such as slip or fall.
- Close the windows and the doors of your home to keep dirt and stains outside of your house.
- Cover your plants, electrical outlets and other furniture that is near to your wood fences to avoid damages and sudden mishaps.
- Put your pressure washer in a safe area especially away from children.
- Read the rules and manual of the pressure washer before starting so that it will be easy for you to operate and avoid sudden mistakes.
Apply solution on the wood fences
Before starting to pressure wash your wood fences, apply some cleaning solution on your wood fence area. This will amke it easier to clean and remove the mold and stains that stick to your wood fences. Let the cleaning solutions stay on and soak for at least 10 minutes until the dirt around starts to fade.
Spray off your wood fences with a pressure washer
Once the cleaning solution has soaked up for at least 10 minutes, you are now ready to use the pressure washer. Use a 25-degree nozzle spray to spray off all the cleaning solution that remains on your wood fences.
Note: Continue to work on your fence sections with your pressure washer by doing it in sections. That way, all the dirt and stains can easily be washed out and it will not be skipped. It is best to cover 1 to 2 boards at the time so that your pressure washing on the wood fences is even and gutted. Rinse off with water after cleaning it with solution for best results. Do not over power your pressure washer because it might damage the wood fences, do it very gently and meticulously.
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Many people do not have the equipment or time to take on power washing. If you are looking for a local company to take the work out of house work, you can experience a premier professional pressure washing service in Delaware with WashBuggy House Washing. WashBuggy provides quality service and workmanship. For more questions, please check out our website Washbuggy today!