Benefits of Power Washing Your Driveway

Over the years and as seasons change, a driveway accumulates oil, mud, and dirt. The mixture becomes a film, adhering to the paving, needing more than a good hosing-down to effectively remove. How does power washing improve the condition of your driveway, and benefit your home?

1.Increase Your Curb Appeal 

Pressure washing will remove stains, sunbaked dirt, and oily stains and in highly shaded areas like Lake Barcroft. Get immediate boost to your properties curb appeal.

2. It Protects the Integrity of Your Driveway, Saving You Money

Acidic grime and algae will, over time, erode your concrete or pavement. Preventing the resultant pitting and cracks can save you thousands in repair dollars.

3. It Prevents Accidents and Injuries

Algae and grime on your driveway can cause people to slip, especially during or after weather events. Rain and humidity are conducive to the growth of mildew and mold. Cleaning up grime that can get slippery is a sound safety precaution.

When Is The Best Time to Have a Driveway Power Washed

Power washing a driveway can be done at any point in the year. Typically homeowners schedule a cleaning during the warm weather months, when stains and moss are the most obvious. Spring is also a good time as the wet weather and increasing temperatures can accelerate the growth of algae.

Ignoring oil stains and moss will lead to permanent damage of your driveway. This is why having your driveway pressure washed on a regular basis is good preventative maintenance. If you haven’t scheduled a power washing yet this year, take the opportunity to do one of the most important things to protect your home’s value. Don’t forget to ask about our concrete sealing options to prolong the cleaning.

Contact us today to schedule an appointment to have your driveway pressure washed.