A recent drought prompted the City of Edmonton to implement an open season on trees and plantings that could help the city’s vulnerable irrigation system, which is at risk of breaking down in the next two years. As a result, municipal workers are doing more to maintain the network of pipes that deliver water to 1.5 million Edmonton residents and some businesses.
As the weather starts to cool down, it’s the perfect time of year to clean out your eavestroughs. To be most effective, it's important to use a soapy solution which is easy to rinse out. Some of the best soaps to use for this are liquid dish soap, which has no fatty acids, and oil soap which is an oil soap that contains fatty acids that can be rinsed away. Here are some tips on how to best clean out your eavestroughs:
Cleaning your driveway is a quick way to keep your vehicle looking clean, but if you don't take care of it, it can soon become a hassle. Gil Elsesser, who runs his own driveways and garages, gives us the inside track on keeping your outdoor area clear of dirt and mud.
Gil’s top tips for cleaning your driveway:
Preparing for cleaning
Gil cleans the drive way for up to four hours every weekend, regardless of whether he has customers, as it is more of a hobby than a job.
1. Clear the area as far as you can with a high-powered hose.
2. As much mud and debris as possible should be
To start a pressure washing job, you can purchase a pressure washer online or in your neighborhood. If you're not ready to invest in one, a good way to start is to rent one. At a basic rental cost of $25
If you’re looking for a low-cost but effective solution for the tarnished look of your building exteriors, a quick visit to your local can produce you with a case of grime and a dirty job.
Pressure Washing Services in Toronto - Royal Wash
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