Roof Moss Removal
Your Local Roof Moss Removal, Moss Scraping & Treatment Service
Roof Moss Removal & Softwash Cleaning
If you have a build-up of moss on your roof, it’s likely to be due to the aspect of the property or because it’s been cast in shade by a tree or other buildings.
Removing moss from your roof will hugely improve look and feel of your property and will ensure the longevity of the roof. Furthermore, it’ll reduce the amount of blockages to your gutters where moss naturally is caught – every roof moss removal we carry out includes a gutter clean factored in as part of the job.
Get in touch for a roof moss removal quote – we’re local, friendly and pride ourselves on offering competitively priced roof moss removal services.
Should you remove moss from roof?
Moss left untouched on a roof is likely to continue it’s growth until such time it starts to come away and make it’s way into your gutters. This will at minimum require gutter cleaning. Apart from moss growth being unsightly, there is also a possibility that roof tiles will be come dislodged over time. Should you have moss removed from your roof – absolutely! Roofs cleared of moss can often look as good as new again and with the right solutions, can also prevent regrowth for 4-6 times longer.
How to remove moss from roof
Scraping moss from a roof can be a delicate task and varies from roof to roof, depending on the types of roof tile. The main materials that roof tiles are made from are typically slate, artificial slate, clay and concrete roof tiles. These then come in varying shapes and sizes which requires specialist moss scraping tools. Essentially these are lightweight poles with fittings that match the profile of the roof tile.
Depending on the property, we’ll assess the requirements and select the correct scraping equipment to be used. All moss that we remove from your roof will be disposed of and the surrounding property will be left clean and tidy.
Will you seal the roof after moss removal?
There are various levels of service that we offer when it comes to roof moss removal, the basis of all jobs is to scrape the moss from your roof, thus removing the moss to ensure the roof tiles are clear of debris. Secondly we do offer a moss treatment using specialist chemicals which will help prevent the regrowth of moss. It should be noted that depending on the aspect and situation of the roof, there is no way of 100% guaranteeing that moss will not regrow in time. Thirdly, we offer a seal, roof cleaning process which further extends the time it takes for moss to reappear.
How much will it cost for roof moss removal?
Roof moss removal can vary between properties, based on the size of the roof, the pitch of the roof and how badly affected the roof has become. A typical moss removal job will be approximately between £500 and £1500. To get a quote, simply get in touch and we’ll quote for roof moss removal, most commonly without having to come and see the property! You can either provide some basic photos via email or provide us with an address so we can get a feel for the property via Google Street View!
Essex Exterior Cleaning are fully insured whether that be working at a home or a commercial property. We are insured for gutter cleaning, roof cleaning and driveway cleaning,
Customer satisfaction is our main priority at Essex Exterior Cleaning - we'll keep you updated from start to finish and offer before and after photos to ensure 100% satisfaction - guaranteed!
Wherever possible we ensure that our cleaning services are environmentally friendly and avoid using chemicals where possible. If there's a additive required, we'll always seek an eco-friendly product.
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Our roof cleaning service covers the whole of Essex, towns and villages.
Excellent service, turned up on time, worked extremely hard, the guttering, soffits and facias look like new. Claire, in the back office was extremely helpful. I would recommend this company.Ray Jenkins - Brentwood
A very happy customer! I had no idea my roof could look new again. I'll be using Essex Exterior Cleaning again to clean my roof and certainly won't leave it as long next time!Josie Higginbotham - Chelmsford