Full payment is due upon completion of service.
The state of PA requires taxing this service per (60.1.Â Building maintenance or cleaning services.)
We offer online bill pay or submit your payment by mail.
Yes, we are insured and licensed home improvement contractor.
Yes, we offer a preventive maintenance program- 18 months after the initial cleaning our team applies a chemical to prevent algae growth this extends your warranty for 2 additional years and can be repeated for the life of your roof.
We guarantee our roof cleaning process for 2 years, however if your roof is not shaded by trees you may not see algae growth for 5-7 years.
No, we only use safe and eco-friendly chemicals (MSDS available upon request.)
No, we apply a low pressure rinse we never use high pressure.
There is debate over the actual harmfulness of this form algae some ‘experts’ say it holds moisture within shingles causing premature aging, rotting, and/or granule loss. At Grime Solutions our opinion is no it will not cause damage, however the lichens and moss that commonly grow along side the algae have a root system and can cause extensive damage if left go.
Fiberglass/asphalt shingles that are used today are made with a limestone filler. These shingles hold moisture and organic “bacteria food” material longer (especially on the North-side) than the paper/asphalt/ceramic shingles of 20+ years ago. Additionally, these particular bacteria enjoy the limestone as a food source.
The black streaks on shingles caused by algae or fungal growth.
Yes, this chemical can be purchased from Grime Solutions and for an extra fee can be applied by our team.
How long will it take for the algae and other grime to grow back on my siding, brick etcetera, after I get it cleaned?
Under normal circumstances 2-3 years, however if your patio or deck is shaded you may experience quicker algae growth.
No, we only use chemicals that are safe and eco-friendly (MSDS available upon request.)
We do not use extreme pressure when power washing so if doors and windows are installed properly it will not be an issue .