Your house has one job. It is to protect you from what the elements throw at you. Sun, rain, wind, dirt, nature. Every day, your house is fighting this constant battle, and over time, your house begins to show the effects of this continuous struggle. Wind-blown dirt discolours your walls, rain leaves behind pollutants that begin to build up on your home surfaces; even nature, tress, insects and animals conspire to leave their toll on your property.
Pressure cleaning is more than just making your house look pretty, although, that is one of the benefits. It rejuvenates your home, strengthens it to continue to fight its on-going battle.
Here are just some of the benefits of getting a pressure cleaning company like Pressure Cleaning Sunshine Coast to pressure clean your home:
Pressure Cleaning Prevents Damage
Over time, moisture buildup on your exterior surfaces can cause grime and mould to appear. Mould can attack your painted surfaces, leaving behind flaking paint, or even just the bare surface. Paint is your home’s skin, and like human skin, it protects what’s really vital from what can hurt it.
Improves household health
Mould is not only harmful to your home’s exterior surfaces, it’s also harmful to your home’s interior inhabitants, you. Mould, algae, pollen, dust mites, fungus and bacterium of all kind can all accumulate on your exterior surfaces, and all of these can be harmful to a person’s health if they are particular susceptible to allergies or breathing issues, like asthma. This is particular the case for the elderly and the young. Pressure Cleaning your exterior surfaces can rid them of these toxic substances, improve the health of those that live within.
Increases Property Value
Picture this: two house that are, for all intents and purposes exactly the same. The same size, the same number of bedrooms, bathrooms, toilets, the same sized back yard, the same sized property. However, the exteriors of one of the houses is discoloured with dirt, mould, moss; the driveway is covered with oil spills, there is graffiti on your fences and the decks and patios are grotty to look at.
While the other one is spotlessly clean.
Which one sells for more?
The answer’s obvious. We’re told not to judge the book by the cover, but sometimes the cover matters. Pressure cleaning your home, driveway and other surfaces can add thousands to your property value.
Helps you prepare your surfaces for further work.
If you are painting your exteriors, you need to start off with a surface that is clean and smooth. Pressure cleaning can help get your surfaces into such a state with very little effort. If you are sealing your concrete driveway, power cleaning can also help prepare the concrete.
It just makes your property look gooood.
Why do people invest so much time in gardening, or landscaping their backyard to look just the way they want it to. Because it makes the property look good. You like looking at it; your neighbours like looking at it. All in all, a good looking yard makes you and your neighbours feel that little bit better.
So, why not do the same with your home, your driveway, your decks and patios, and your fences. Pressure cleaning those exterior surfaces just makes your house and property look good, and your neighbours will thank you for it.