you enjoy cleaning, then you’ll have a blast using a
you’ve probably used a pressure washer to remove
stains from the side of your home or walkway, you may
not realize they offer far more uses than cleaning
siding (although they’re great for that, too).
can pressure wash all sorts of items around the house.
So, pick a warm, sunny day and head outside to tackle
some overdue cleaning projects.
Cars and trucks
a pressure washer to remove dirt from a car or truck —
especially the wheel wells and undercarriage — where
dirt and grime tend to build up.
make sure not to use a high-powered setting, or the car’s
clear coat or paint might come off.
RVs and most other types of motorized vehicles can also
be cleaned with pressure washers.
like your vehicle, pressure washers will also take the
dirt and algae off the exterior of boats. Again, don’t
use too high of a setting.
furniture gets extremely dirty, especially if you don’t
store it away for the winter. Pressure washing can make
your outdoor furniture look like new again.
Decks and patios
like your home, car and driveway, decks and patios take
a beating from Mother Nature, dirt and debris.
washing a deck or patio can remove dirt and grime and
return it to its original color. You might be surprised
what a difference it makes.
— whether wooden, vinyl or aluminum — can be cleaned
with a pressure washer.
Garage door, floor and driveway
and garage floors take a lashing from constant driving,
while oil and fluid leaks cause staining. Use a pressure
washer to easily eliminate these markings.
get caked in grease and grime and can be extremely
difficult to clean. Before pressure washing, make sure
to detach any propane or electrical hookups.
Lawn mower and lawn equipment
mowers and yard equipment get very dirty after a full
year of use. A pressure washer can remove all of the
dirt and grass and get them ready for spring or winter
What’s in that tree?
how to get that football out of the tree? A pressure
washer just might be the answer.
Moor is a reporter at Angie’s List, a trusted provider
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