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How Do I Clean My Roof

When cleaning your roof, there are a few things you need to keep in mind. First, you need to ensure that you’re using the right materials. Depending on the type of roof you have, you’ll need to use different cleaners and brushes. For asphalt shingles, you’ll need a soft-bristled brush and a mild soap solution. On the other hand, metal roofs will require a stiff-bristled brush and a strong cleaner.

Photo of a roofs shingles after having them replaced and cleaned.
  1. You’ll need to consider the condition of your roof. If your roof is newer, it will likely be easier to clean than an older roof. However, if your roof has been damaged by weather or other factors, it may be more challenging to clean. In this case, you may need to hire a professional roof cleaner.
  2. Once you’ve gathered the appropriate materials, you’ll need safety gear. This includes gloves, goggles, and shoes with good traction. You don’t want to slip and fall while you’re cleaning!
  3. Start by clearing any debris from your roof. This could include leaves, twigs, or even garbage. Once the area is clear, you can start cleaning. Begin at the top of your roof and work your way down. Be sure to rinse the area afterward to remove any cleaner residue.

If you’re not comfortable cleaning your roof yourself, you can always hire a professional. Just be sure to do your research and find a reputable company.

McCoy Roofing is the company to call if you’re an Omaha, Nebraska resident needing roofing services. We specialize in both commercial and residential roofing, so no matter what your needs are, we can help. We’re committed to providing our customers with the best possible service, starting with using high-quality materials. We also offer various financing options to ensure everyone can afford the roofing they need. Contact us today at 402-616-7304 or scroll through our website to learn more about what we can do for you.