Save time, save water and get your home and hardscape sparkling clean. Yes, pressure washing does all of the above. Here’s what you need to know to successfully use a pressure washer. 

Pressure washing prep 

1. Choose proper clothing and safety gear. Always wear safety glasses and non-slip shoes. Pressure washing is a dirty job - dress in clothes that will protect your body from debris and water spray.  

2. Fill your pressure washer with gas and check that you have enough engine oil. 

3. Avoid pump damage. After connecting your water source to the pressure washer, turn the water on first. Then start the machine.  

4. Test the pressure washer by pulling the trigger. However, be sure it’s pointed up in the air and not at an object. 

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