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NailBanger 03-29-2012 05:54 PM

Cleaning Exterior Brickfaced Wall
 
I started a siding job -the customer wished to have the brickfaced walls cleaned..
any ideas on how to go about this would be greatly appreciated
Thank You
Rich
aka
Nailbanger

inspectorD 03-29-2012 05:59 PM

well
 
Depending on the condition of the brick. As long as there is not any spalling peeling brick, I would use some TSP,water and a good stiff Broom/brush.
Then wash it down with some water.
Never sandblast, or High power wash. The powerwash can be done with a wide stream and a low PSI washer., However it may leave streaks where the wand gets to close, and you can damage the brick.

Good old fashioned elbow grease is your best bet.:D


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