Tag Archives: Driveway Cleaning London

Avoiding driveway pressure-washing scams during Covid-19 outbreak

Steam Jet Washing to Clean Corona Virus (COVID-19) in London

Trading standards experts have warned that cold callers are preying on vulnerable people during the Covid-19 pandemic. Householders must be on their guard against services they don’t need, or substandard goods. Among the scams are getting bank details for ‘continued free school meals’, fake coronavirus home-testing kits, and selling face masks and hand sanitiser. (The […]

Asphalt or tarmac driveways – which are best?

Patio and Driveway Jetwash in London

Asphalt and tarmac may look virtually identical when you study their surfaces. But in fact these are two very different materials, although both are used widely in driveways across the UK. Are you deciding which to have outside your home? Here’s a guide to help. Tarmac Consisting of crushed aggregate and mixed with a tar […]

Can I pressure wash my driveway in winter?

Pressure Washing of Patio and Driveway in London

Here at Royal Stone Care, we’re often asked if people can (and indeed should) clean their driveways during the colder months. The short answer is yes, you can, even as winter is doing its worst and temperatures start to plummet. (Which has already started to happen in the UK in recent weeks.) As long as […]

Is there a difference between power and pressure washing?

Pressure Washing or Powder Washing

Power and pressure washing are terms that are regularly used interchangeably, even by industry specialists. So the question of whether there are any big differences between the two can seem bewildering. And, indeed, the functions of both are basically the same – to remove dirt and similar debris from hard surfaces using pressurised water. Equally, […]

Things to know before you buy a pressure washer

Pressure Washing and Steam Jet Washing in London

For most outdoor cleaning jobs, pressure washers are the best tools. They’re a lot more effective than a standard garden hose for shifting stubborn grime and dirt, plus moss, mould and algae. Pressure washing enhances what estate agents call the ‘kerb appeal’ of your home. This could make a big difference if you’re about to […]

How to stop steam pressure washing from damaging your driveway?

Driveway Pressure Washing in London

Pressure washing your driveway removes grime and stains, including stubborn or oily ones, and protects the integrity of your drive while enhancing overall outdoor appearance. Indeed, few methods are as efficient as steam jet washing. However, if it’s not done properly, there can be pitfalls: Pressure washing too often If you pressure wash your driveway […]

Tips for removing oil stains from your driveway

Driveway Oil Removal in London

Summer is approaching rapidly, and it’s the best time of year to tackle all those outdoor jobs you’ve been putting off until now, including sprucing up your outside areas like patios and driveways. Your driveway plays a key role in what estate agents call ‘kerb appeal’, or the attractiveness of a property when seen from […]

Don’t crack up! How to repair your concrete driveway

Driveway Cleaning London

Concrete, a mixture of sand, aggregate, water and cement, is a popular building material. It’s not only very durable, but it’s also low maintenance. But while you don’t need to do too much to care for your concrete driveway, this material can expand and crack. And it can be at the mercy of the elements. […]

Why you need a professional firm for outside cleaning

Outdoor Restoration and Cleaning

Once you have noticed the dirt, it can seem easier to put off outside cleaning.

Pressure washing: some do’s and don’ts

Pressurewash for Patio and Driveway Cleaning in London

Pressure washing a driveway, garage or other outside area has numerous advantages. Its sheer power is far greater than any amount of elbow grease can supply. You can shift stubborn stains from just about any outdoor surface, and make layers of built-up grime disappear. The original appearance will then be revealed in all its glory. […]