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Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

Is it worth it to hire a professional pressure washer?

Yes, it’s often worth it to hire a pro to pressure wash your house or other surfaces. The main benefits of hiring a professional pressure washer include the pro’s ability to clean without damaging your home (removing the risk for personal injury) and their ability to spot problems before they occur. 

With DIY pressure washing, you can save money and get familiar with your house’s nooks and crannies. However, you run the risk of damaging your siding and your paint, falling off a ladder, hurting yourself with the high-pressure water and not spotting problems that an experienced pro would be able to spot.

Contact the top-rated pressure washing services near you to figure out if hiring a pro is the best option for you.

What is the best time of year to pressure wash your house?

A warm, sunny day is the best time of year to pressure wash your house. The warm sun will be able to dry out the house after washing. You should also consider pressure washing your home after the rainy, storm season has passed. Depending on where you live, this might be in the spring, summer or early fall.

Contact the best pressure washing services and pros to determine the best time to wash your home, and schedule an appointment.

What surfaces can be cleaned with a pressure washer?

You can safely use a pressure washer on a number of different surfaces, including your home’s exterior, siding, driveways, rooftops, sidewalks, patios and more.

It can also be used to clean grills, outdoor furniture, cars and trucks, boats, bikes, fences and decks. You can generally clean any hard outdoor walking surface, including asphalt, concrete, brick and pavers with a pressure washer.

However, it’s possible to damage your property — especially wood and vinyl surfaces — if you don’t use the pressure washer correctly. Consider hiring a top-rated pressure washing service near you if you don’t have experience using the equipment and selecting the correct PSI.

How often should a house be pressure washed?

The best rule of thumb is to pressure wash your house once per year at minimum. This is largely dependent on your city's weather and climate, however. If you get a lot of rain, wind and storms, you probably need to clean more frequently than once per year. Wetter climates with regular rain and storms can lead to a lot of humidity, buildup and debris, which could also cause mold and mildew. 

You should also consider pressure washing your home if you’re planning to repaint your home’s exterior or if you want to boost your home’s curb appeal to prospective buyers.

Contact the best pressure washers near you to schedule regular appointments.

How do I find and hire a professional pressure washer?

An online search allows you to compare ratings and reviews for the best pressure washing services near you. Look for customer reviews with attached photos, as these showcase the work of the pro. Even better — look for photos of the surfaces and structures you need a pro to clean. This may include before-and-after photos of home exteriors, concrete driveways, sidewalks and more.

Once you’ve decided on a few professionals, request free cost estimates from at least three of them before you make your choice. 

How long does it take to pressure wash a house?

Pressure washing a house tends to take anywhere from 30 minutes to several hours. The larger the house, the longer it will take. It may also take an additional 15 to 30 minutes of setup time and pack time, and some time may be required to switch between applying the cleaning chemicals and rinsing them off. 

Ask the best pressure washers near you how long it might take to wash your home's exterior (or other surfaces), and get free estimates.

Reviews for Durham power washers
Thumbtack Customer
Armando pressure washed my home, and it looks great! Thanks!
APR PaintingAPR Painting
Zach B.
Did a great job pressure washing and will hire again. On time, great communication and thorough.
APR PaintingAPR Painting
Thumbtack Customer
APR pressure washed my house. Armando was very professional, courteous and did an outstanding job!
APR PaintingAPR Painting
Lanie n.
Jay did a great job on my home with the pressure washing. On time a professional. Thank you
J J Power WashingJ J Power Washing
Alex A.
Did a great job pressure washing my house, gutters, and soffit for a great price! Thank you!
Blu Pressure Washing and Junk RemovalBlu Pressure Washing and Junk Removal
Thumbtack Customer
Armando was on time, and did a great job pressure washing my house. I will recommend him to all my friends.
APR PaintingAPR Painting
Mark B.
We were very pleased with the pressure washing job by APR. Our porch was especially dirty, but it is 100% better now!
APR PaintingAPR Painting
Alex C.
Did a great job pressure washing the siding of my house. Was very responsive. All in all I am very pleased with the value!
Aim High power washingAim High power washing
Liya Q.
Michael did pressure washing of my house and also washed driveway and deck yesterday. He used professional level of equipment. Everything is clean and looks almost new. I already recommended him to my friend yesterday.
Lekins Pressure Washer, LLCLekins Pressure Washer, LLC
Thumbtack Customer
We needed our home exterior pressure washed and fast! Josh was one of only two companies that could fit us in as quickly as we needed.
SWEEP AWAYSWEEP AWAY
Thumbtack Customer
They came by on time exactly when they said they would and did a great job with the right equipment. Pressure washed the house, patio and porch. Couldn't have gone better!
DIRECT PRESSUREDIRECT PRESSURE
Zachary A.
Had my vinyl siding, concrete patio, sidewalks, and driveway pressure washed. All work was done well and he was very professional all at a fantastic price. Highly recommended!
DIRECT PRESSUREDIRECT PRESSURE
Thumbtack Customer
Tom did a fantastic job with the pressure wash. He was so thorough that it made the place look significantly newer and better. He was also just a pleasure to work with. Highly recommend.
DIRECT PRESSUREDIRECT PRESSURE
Laura F.
After three years without pressure washing, our house looks as good as the day we bought it! Great job, professional, and would definitely recommend and will use again. Thank you!
Lekins Pressure Washer, LLCLekins Pressure Washer, LLC
Brittany E.
I didn’t meet Armando personally, but he did an excellent job pressure washing the siding of our house as well as the driveway, porch and walkway. I wouldn’t hesitate to hire him again!
APR PaintingAPR Painting
Katie W.
We had a wonderful experience with Armando! He was on time, very responsive, and did a wonderful job pressure washing our house at an affordable price! I would definitely hire him again!
APR PaintingAPR Painting
Thumbtack Customer
Andrew did a great job pressure washing our house! He was very friendly, personable, and worked really fast. The roof line of our house was pretty difficult to reach, but he improvised and got the job done.
Sawyer Home ServicesSawyer Home Services
Jenna R.
J & R Pressure Washing did a great job with our home. When we noted there was some streaking on a couple of windows, he came back and cleaned it up quickly. We would definitely hire J & R again.
J&R Pressure WashingJ&R Pressure Washing
Curita H.
I am extremely pleased with the pressure washing service P.O.P provided. They went above and beyond my expectations and were pleasant to work with. They were punctual, detail oriented, and reasonably priced. My home, driveway, and walkway look good as new.
P.O.P Pressure WashingP.O.P Pressure Washing
Thumbtack Customer
Tom did a great job washing my house deck and fence in a timely manner. Arrived as promised and was done as expected, definitely the best pressure washing job thus 15 year old home has seen! I would recommend him without hesitation to anyone! I will have him back anytime. Nice new equipment and cares about the way it looks when finished.
DIRECT PRESSUREDIRECT PRESSURE
Thumbtack Customer
Jay pressure washed our house and decks as well as cleaned our gutters. The house has never looked better. Jay was on time, his price was very reasonable, and he was very quick to respond to my emails. Will definitely use his services again in the future.
First-In Power WashingFirst-In Power Washing
Thumbtack Customer
Wilson Windows pressure washed and sealed our tri-layered deck. I found Ben both a very pleasant person with whom to work and intent on providing excellent services. I will consider Wilson Windows when we need other services that they provide. Wm Youngblood
Wilson's Windows, LLCWilson's Windows, LLC
Delia D.
Jermaine responded within minutes of my post to Thumbtack for pressure washing service. Jermaine stated he would come by, give me a quote, and if I approved, he would perform the services right then and there. Well, I was more than pleased with his quote and hired him on the spot. Jermaine pressure washed my two-story home, deck, driveway, and extended sidewalk all at a more than reasonable price. Once the work was completed, he emailed the finished product (see photos below). Although I was not present during the service; I trusted he would do a fantastic job based on reviews I read online. My neighbor was supposed to inspect his work; however, after receipt of the photos he sent, there was no need to do so. Thank you so much JJ Power Washing! You deserve a 5 star rating for sure.
J J Power WashingJ J Power Washing
Bendu H.
Responded to me within a few minutes and was able to get me on the schedule the next day. They did an amazing job pressure washing my house. I wish that I took before and after pics because the difference was night and day. I highly recommend Right Cleaning NC and will definitely be using them for future services.
Right Cleaning NC LLCRight Cleaning NC LLC
Patricia P.
We hired CubeCleaning to pressure wash our home & their work exceeded my expectations! Eugene scheduled us within a couple of days, arrived on time, was cordial and easy to do business with. Additionally, our home looks bright & shiny. The best money I have ever spent on the aesthetics of our home. We will absolutely be referring to our neighbors.
CubeCleaningCubeCleaning
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