Efficiency in pressure washing.

Pressure washing something as opposed to traditional cleaning methods can prove to be a very effective alternative. For starters, due to the High amounts of pressure coming out of the Lance, it will be much easier to do detailed wash down. It can also potentially save a lot of time if done correctly. In this …

How to set up a pressure washer.

Setting up a pressure washer could at first be a little bit daunting without any prior knowledge on how to do so. However we’re here to guide you through this process. Although it may seem daunting, it’s no harder than setting up your lawn mower. First ensure that it’s clean and in a good condition …

Pressure washing maintanance

Much like a motorist would like to keep their vehicle clean and up to legal road standards, so should someone who owns a pressure washer. After all they’re both powered by fuel and an engine. It’s important to keep in mind that the pressure washer gets dirty very quickly and easily. In terms of performance …

Pressure washing on a budget Pt. 2

Last article we discussed three low cost alternatives to domestic based pressure washers for entry level light use such as car or garden cleaning. This article we will be discussing a few mid range machines around the 110 bar pressure range, perfect for cleaning light patios, garden grime and moss: 1. Kärcher K4 full control home …

Pressure washing on a budget.

Normally the best purchase for those looking to do a professional surface cleaning job would be to take the highest quality or highest pounds per square inch of pressure washer you could get your hands on. However, that is not always a the cheapest option. Especially for those partaking in a personal domestic job. If …

Pressure washing nozzles

In regards to nozzle size there is one universal principle. This is the fact that if you half the size of the nozzle in diameter, the pressure of the jet stream will double, likewise if you double the size of the nozzle, there will be double the pressure. This principle should help you determine the …

Buying a pressure washer

There are two ways of acquiring a pressure washer. These are: RENTING Renting a pressure washer at first may be a cheaper and more appropriate option if being used for a one off domestic job as you have the choice of being free from the hassle of up-keeping, maintenance and storage. It’s important to keep …

How pressure washers work

Pressure washers use a petrol powered or electric motor to power a pump that sends concentrated amounts of water through a small Lance nozzle typically a few millimetres wide in diameter creating a thin jet stream with enough pressure to cut through garden debris, dirt and foliage off of the home, drive ways and patios …