Why Vinyl Siding Should Be Cleaned By a Professional Pressure Washing Company.

The popularity of vinyl siding has increased dramatically over the past 10 years. The quality, durability, price, and visual appeal have made this the siding of choice for many homeowners. Just like any other major investment, the best way to ensure the quality of vinyl siding is to maintain it on a regular basis.
The very nature of siding is to protect the interior of your home by keeping exterior elements from intruding. This is a tough job, but vinyl stands up to the challenge very well. The vinyl siding on the exterior of your home is subject to pollutants, sun exposure, acid rain, mold and mildew, and many other elements. Depending on the quality of the vinyl, having it professionally cleaned on a regular basis can prevent premature degradation and keep your home looking great. Mold and mildew grow very rapidly on vinyl siding. If neglected for too long, it can cause permanent damage to your siding. Age, sun, and environmental pollutants can cause your vinyl to oxidize, giving your home a dull appearance.
A simple solution to these issues is to hire a professional pressure washing company to clean your home each year. Look for a company that specializes in pressure washing services. Many handymen, painters, and landscaping companies have pressure washing as an “add on” service. While more of a bargain up front, these companies should be avoided as improper technique and lack of chemical knowledge can result in irreparable damage to your home. Homeowners should use companies that have insurance, can provide references, and display a high degree of professionalism. Look for companies that offer on-site free estimates, have uniforms, and belong to professional organizations like PWNC.
Likewise, this is a service that “do-it-yourself” homeowners should avoid. Forcing water under the siding, use of excessive water pressure, and improper chemicals can not only cause thousands of dollars in damage to your home, but often result in physical injury to the homeowner. Getting your home serviced annually by a reputable, professional pressure washing company can keep your investment looking great, save you a lot of money and keep you from taking a trip to the emergency room.

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What It Means To Be A Green Pressure Washing Company in Charlotte

In today’s environmentally conscious society, many local companies are scrambling to jump on the green bandwagon.  Every bit helps and those that truly make an effort to reduce waste, use biodegradable products, and reduce their carbon footprint should be commended for their actions whether it be a pressure washing company, baker, or candlestick maker.

            There are, however, many pitfalls in this surge of environmental concern.  Many companies falsely claim to be green to capitalize on the trend only to benefit their bottom line by trying to outwit the public they serve.  Not only does this isolate the consumer by insulting their intelligence, but it destroys the integrity of the industry.  This is particularly evident in the pressure washing industry. 

Pressure washing is an industry that is relatively easy to become involved in.  It is an industry plagued by unknowledgeable operators that are attracted to the low start up costs and high income potential.  They do not belong to professional organizations, participate in industry round table events, or educate themselves on the latest products, techniques, and trends that help keep our customers investments safe and clean.  These same folks will sometimes use the “green” angle to help gain new customers that are legitimately concerned about the environment.

Professional pressure washing companies that claim to be “green” should use water saving equipment, biodegradable chemicals, and have the ability to reclaim and reuse their waste water.  All of this should be coupled with the proper education on how to use the equipment and cleansers properly.  As a consumer it is important to do your research by trying to find companies that are knowledgeable in their field, not knowledgeable on the art of tricking potential customers.

Commercial pressure washing Charlotte NC | 704-400-0623

It’s the time of year when business owners and property managers are preparing their businesses for 2009.  Don’t forget maintenance on your storefront or concrete!  Aesthetically, your business should always look clean and inviting.  There shouldn’t be any gum, mildew, or staining on your sidewalks and storefronts and columns should be free of debris and “gunk”.

If you are in the Charlotte area and need help keeping your business clean, give Camelot Pressure Washing a call!  We accomodate your store hours and leave businesses looking fantastic!  Whether it’s commercial pressure washing or residential, Camelot Pressure Washing can give you the “Royal Treatment”!  Visit us today at www.CamelotPressureWashing.com, or call us at (704) 400-0623 for a FREE estimate!

Camelot Pressure Washing Video of Charlotte Area Work!

Charlotte Pressure Washing Company, Camelot Pressure Washing, Inc., Invests In “Green” Equipment.

Charlotte, NC – July 31, 2008 – Residential and commercial pressure washing in Charlotte and the surrounding area has just become greener. Recent drought conditions and more stringent EPA guidelines prompted Camelot Pressure Washing, Inc. to take their environmentally conscious approach one step further. Their new machinery reclaims and recycles the water they use. Similar to a car wash, their pressure washing units recover the water they use through a vacuum system, removes particulates and oil, and reuses the water for cleaning.Camelot Pressure Washing, Inc. is located in Harrisburg, NC and is proud to provide service to residents and businesses in the Charlotte, NC area. They are residential and commercial specialists in cleaning vinyl, concrete, brick, stone, and other exterior surfaces. Visit their website at http://www.camelotpressurewashing.com/ for a free estimate on your home or business.  Although Camelot Pressure Washing has always employed techniques for saving water, their new methods allow them to be even more conscious of how much fresh water they’re using. Their new system also ensures that wastewater and contaminants don’t go down storm drains. Many Charlotte pressure washing companies are not following the Federal Clean Water Act guidelines and put themselves and their customers at risk for enormous fines, as well as risking the integrity of the environment. Camelot Pressure Washing, Inc. has always made efforts to be compliant with federal, state, and local municipalities, but this recent move puts them at the forefront of the industry by exceeding the expectations of all governing bodies. Most importantly, their methods are safest for the environment.

The company was recently featured in the June/July issue of Cabarrus Business Magazine (http://www.cabarrusmagazine.com/

) as a company that has overcome drought issues. In addition to being licensed and fully insured, Camelot Pressure Washing, Inc. has permission and privilege licenses from Mecklenburg, Union, and Cabarrus counties to continue full operations during the current drought.

Pressure washing Charlotte – Camelot Pressure Washing’s service area!

Pressure washing Charlotte and all surrounding cities…
this phrase begs the question “What other cities are you pressure washing?” You can visit our site at www.camelotpressurewashing.com for full information on who we serve and what services we perform. You can also see a list of cities we serve here:
Camelot Pressure Washing, Inc. Service Area
Mecklenburg County – Charlotte Cornelius Davidson Huntersville Matthews Mint Hill Pineville
Cabarrus County – Concord Harrisburg Kannapolis Midland Mount Pleasant
Union County – Indian Trail Marshville Marvin Matthews Mineral Springs Monroe Stallings Waxhaw Weddington Wesley Chapel
Wingate Mooresville Fort Mill Rock Hill, and many more!

Pressure washing Charlotte Is Challenging With Drought, Media.

Pressure washing Charlotte, NC has been more difficult this season due to the recent drought. Camelot Pressure Washing, Inc., a charter member of the PWNC (Power Washing Network of the Carolinas), attended a meeting in Raleigh yesterday to discuss the recent drought and how the media is helping to generate a public misconception about pressure washing companies.

Camelot Pressure Washing has permission and privilege licenses from Mecklenburg, Union, and Cabarrus counties to continue full operations. Many fellow pressure washing companies, particularly in Wake County, have been dealing with unrealistic restrictions that local government has placed on them. These restrictions are causing many pressure washing companies to fail.

Pressure washing companies that are licensed, insured, and belong to professional organizations like the PWNC are generally very well educated regarding water conservation and use very little water to clean businesses and homes across the Carolinas. The average water usage to clean a 2200 square foot home once a year is approximately 200 gallons…less than what a family of four would use to shower in one day. Businesses like restaurants and beauty salons aren’t experiencing water restrictions despite using much more water.

Pressure washing companies are being targeted due to their high visibility despite performing a public service by eliminating mold and mildew on homes of asthmatic children, making sidewalks safe by getting rid of slippery mold, cleaning bio hazards from crime and accident scenes, and helping to keep an already weakened housing market viable. The media has aided the government’s efforts by reporting the negative connotations surrounding water consumption by pressure washers instead of reporting the facts. Pressure washing companies use far less water than most other companies.

Camelot Pressure Washing, Inc. is located in Harrisburg, NC and is proud to provide service to residents and businesses in the Charlotte, NC area. They are specialists in cleaning vinyl, concrete, brick, stone, and other exterior surfaces. Visit their website at www.camelotpressurewashing.com for a free estimate on your home or business.