Whether you own a cozy house built for two or an office built for hundreds, both buildings share something in common: The importance of their roofs. A Step Up offers the professional expertise to keep this vital part of your residential or commercial property functional, long-lasting, and beautiful.
The Issue (And Eyesore!)
Black streaks are a common sight on the roofing of buildings big and small. This prominent discoloration is usually due to the growth of mold and algal growth. If it isn’t treated attentively and effectively, it will eat away at your roofing material, which necessitates costly repairs or even replacement. Roofing is a big investment, and A Step Up is committed to ensuring that yours lasts for as long as possible.
DOES YOUR ROOF HAVE BLACK STREAKS?
Roofing is an investment — and it requires a gentle touch. That’s why our team uses a soft wash service that gently removes mold, mildew, algae, dirt, and other buildups. we are committed to using the best technology and cleaning agents on the market. This noninvasive approach is safe for every material, be in asphalt, tiles, cedar shakes, or metal.
WHAT IS SOFT WASHING?
Power Washing a roof is extremely risky. That is because a roofing substrate, is not designed to withstand, high pressure water cleaning. That is why the leading roofing manufacturers such as General Aniline & Film (GAF) along with all of the leading Power Washing organizations as the Power Washers of North America (PWNA) & United Associations of Mobile Contract Cleaners (UAMCC) all recommended the Soft Washing method, and warn against Power Washing roofing materials, particularly Asphalt Shingles.
ASPHALT SHINGLE ROOF CLEANING SERVICES
These limestone particles work by reflecting the suns UV rays away from your roof in the hotter months and also helping to retain the heat in your home during the winter. Once these particles are lost, your heating and cooling bills will undoubtedly increase, and your roof will not last nearly as long as it should.
Our clients deserve the best. When you get regular roof cleaning from A Step Up, you aren’t just getting instant curb appeal… You’re getting a roof that will look more beautiful and last longer for years ahead.
Recent Roof Cleaning Results
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