Pressure washing your sidewalk can be a great way to erase months of dirt and grime that can accumulate on walkways with such heavy foot-traffic. Between pedestrians, bicycles, and children’s toys, the sidewalk in front of your home is constantly receiving wear, and each of these culprits are always leaving evidence of their passing in their wake. Concrete is an extremely porous surface, and as such, it absorbs almost everything it comes in contact with. This makes it extremely important to give it a good deep cleaning every now and then. It can be amazing to see the difference a high-quality pressure washing can have on your on sidewalks. Here are just a few of the many benefits you can gain from investing in a professional quality pressure washing for your sidewalks.
Make A Good Impression
Your sidewalk is most likely one of the first things visitors and guests are going to notice about your home or business. This first impression can go a long way in shaping the image customers and friends alike have of your home or business. Let No More Dirty Roofs make your sidewalk clean, crisp, and create a bright appearance of a freshly pressure washed sidewalk can show your customers and friends that you take pride in your home or business’s appearance, which can work to instantly make your home or business more inviting. This bright new appearance can also work to increase the value of your home or business since it is actually considered preventative maintenance.
Green or dark-colored mildew and moss can make your sidewalk look grimy and dingy, casting a dreary pall over your entire home. Mildew grows on concrete due to the moisture on the surface and within the porous pavement. Making sure to clean this mildew before it has a chance to sit for too long is extremely important as the longer it sits, the more deeply it can work its way into your concrete, until cleaning may no longer be a viable option. Having your sidewalk cleaned regularly severely reduces the risk of permanent mildew stains.
Remove & Prevent Stains
In addition to the build-up of dirt and mildew, your sidewalk is constantly being subjected to spilled soda, coffee, leaking garbage cans, gum, and much more. All of these can lead to extensive staining if they are allowed to sit for any length of time. These stains can become harder and harder to remove over time until your only remaining option could be an expensive sidewalk replacement. These services can be almost 50 times what it costs for a quality pressure washing service, so it definitely pays to stay on top of it.
Another benefit of getting your sidewalks a professional cleaning regularly is that it will reduce or eliminate the build-up of slippery deposits, making your sidewalk much safer.