Cleaning your roof is an important part of maintaining it. So how do you do it the right way? We dig into the right chemicals for cleaning your roof to prevent algae and moss and how to prevent regrowth today.
Do your shingles look old and grubby? Did you know you can clean them? Sometimes, you may see dark and discolored areas and immediately think of mold. However, what you are seeing is actually blue-green algae. If you are noticing thick green patches, you are seeing moss on your roof. Moss and algae spores are carried by the wind, which is why this affects entire neighborhoods. Moss can impact shingles by causing them to curl up and blow off. Because of this, it is best to know the best way to clean your roof properly. Here’s how to safely clean your roof.