Roof Cleaning Tampa – No Walking

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 When cleaning roofs in tampa that can’t be safely walked on, we use professional roof cleaning equipment for our safety, and yours. Here are some no walking tampa roof cleaning pictures of us cleaning roofs with professional equipment. Can we clean your roof from a ladder ? Sure we can, since our roof cleaning equipment is custom made to our specifications. Is it the best way to clean a roof from a ladder ? No, it is not. Ladder accidents are far too common.

Fortunately, most tile and shingle roofs in tampa THOUGHT to be “un walkable” really are quite walkable for Certified Roof Cleaners with the right training and equipment, like us. Call Apple Roof Cleaning at 813 655 8777 for a “second opinion” if anyone tells you that you have an un walkable roof in tampa. If it does turn out that your roof needing cleaning is un walkable, let us quote you on cleaning it the right way.  Do not be fooled into thinking “all roof cleaning in tampa is the same”.  Before you choose any tampa roof cleaning company to clean your shingle or tile roof, do your homework. God forbid, you may be deceived into hiring some wanna be roof cleaner with a clever website that may use this Roof Cleaning Chemical on your roof!  Ask yourself, does the company you are considering have dedicated roof cleaning trucks, or are they part timers pulling a trailer with the family SUV ? Look closely at their so called roof cleaning pictures.  Are they before and after pictures showing them actually doing the work, or are they simply pictures of already clean roofs on impressive looking houses they want you to believe they cleaned ? Unfortunately, there is a considerable amount of deceit and deception by some desperate individuals in Tampa wanting you to believe they are “roof cleaning experts”.  Do your homework, and do not be fooled. This is not simply pressure washing a driveway folks, we are talking about the expensive roof protecting your home here. A mistake in judgment can cost you plenty!  Read here about some unfortunate customers who hired the wrong ‘Tampa Roof Cleaning Company

Here are some pictures of us using professional roof cleaning equipment instead of ladders to clean roofs with.

This was a 10,000 sq ft slate tile roof in Avila above.

Tile Roof Cleaning Tampa Palms in the Reserve to the left.

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711 Westbrook Ave
Brandon, Florida 33511

Tampa Roof Cleaning – Ladder Accidents !

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Some wanna be Tampa Roof Cleaning outfits are advertising they will clean your roof in Tampa with no walking on it from a ladder. We clean shingle and tile roofs the correct way, by using a man lift  if needed.  Some advertise “non pressure tampa roof cleaning” then brag about having pumps with 50 foot reach, LOL  Sorry, a roof cleaning pump that will “shoot 50 feet”  is NOT a non pressure roof cleaning pump!  Some of these Tampa Roof Cleaning companies are just plain scared to get on a roof, or don’t know how to walk it properly. They attempt to scare you into believing a shingle or tile roof can not be walked on. Apple Roof Cleaning of Tampa  begs to differ.

Concrete roof tile we see here in Tampa Florida is actually a very strong product that is able to be carefully walked by trained roofing personnel. All our Roof Cleaners are fully trained and certified by the Roof Cleaning Institute Of America.  When you review the tile manufacturer’s care and maintenance documents you find that they actually provide instruction as to the method of walking a concrete tile roof. Clearly, the concrete tile manufacturer is endorsing the careful walking of concrete roof tile when absolutely necessary, such as roof cleaning, repairs, or inspections. Below are some statements from the roof tile manufacturers own documents:

  • It is recommended that you step at the bottom three inches of the installed tile. This section is supported by the lapped tile beneath it and the weight is then transferred through it to the deck below.
  • Orient your feet in a horizontal direction. Try to distribute your weight evenly and walk as softly as possible.
  • Valleys are ideal access paths . . .

After a concrete tile roof installation is completed, it is supposed to be walked by a superintendent to be sure that the roofing tiles was properly installed. If repairs are needed, the concrete tile roof must be walked in order to access the affected area. These people are not using helicopters and man lifts. They walk the roof. It is among the occasions when walking the roof is “absolutely necessary”. The same holds true for when a home inspector is hired to do an evaluation.

Next time you have a leaking roof, ask your Tampa Roofing Contractor to “fix it from a Ladder”.  It is a fact that most roofing accidents in Tampa are from falls not from roofs, but from Ladders!  Lets take a good look at Ladder Accidents ?

Here is a jury award for a brain injury from a ladder fall, still want someone cleaning your roof from a ladder ?

$10.7 Million to Construction Worker for Brain Injury from Ladder Fall

A New York, NY jury granted $10.7 million to Rupert Natoo, a construction worker who claimed that he sustained a brain injury in a 10-foot fall from a ladder. Natoo alleged that the fall caused brain damage that has caused him to require constant supervision and assistance. Natoo claimed that he now has severe attention, concentration, cognitive function and memory problems. The jury found awarded $10,778,184 to Natoo, plus an additional $300,000 to his wife.
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