After arriving on the site for tennis courts, mugas, playgrounds or play areas all equipment to be used is moved into a safe enclosure. This is usually surrounded by sports fence or play area fence, if the court is not enclosed hazard tape is put around the playing surface. If in a public place notices will be put up warning people of work. The clean process uses a high pressure petrol engine cleaner, similar to ones which can be readily hired from a hire shop by the general public. General safety precautions include safety goggles, wellies, waterproof clothes, ear defenders, and gloves.
Additionally safety precautions from manufacturer of pressure cleaner have also been studied and training in use of equipment practised. This ensuring a minimum amount of risk to user or public. Water is brought to a water bowser usually via hosepipe. If this is in a public place notices are placed and any tripping hazards masked using duck tape where possible. These standard measures have had a 100% success in that know injuries have occurred in over ten year of trading and therefore the cleaning process can be classed as no risk.
What is Pressure Washing?
According to information gather by Wikipedia: “Pressure washing or power washing is the use of high-pressure water spray to remove loose paint, mold, grime, dust, mud, chewing gum and dirt from surfaces and objects such as buildings, vehicles and concrete surfaces. The volume of a mechanical pressure washer is expressed in gallons or litres per minute, often designed into the pump and not variable. The pressure, expressed in pounds per square inch, pascals, or bar, is designed into the pump but can be varied by adjusting the unloader valve. Machines that produce pressures from 750 to 30,000 psi (5 to 200 MPa) or more are available.”
Soft Surfaces LTD are able to provide these pressure washing services throughout the United Kingdom to your sports or playground surface, helping rejuvenate your facility to get it looking its best again.
Advantages of Pressure Wash Services
The Advantages of Pressure Wash Services are plentiful, but here’s a short list of some of the main benefits:
- Removes harmful debris from the surface
- Reduces potential for contamination
- Makes the surface safer to use day to day
- Transforms the appearance of the area
Pressure Wash Costs
In reality, pressure wash costs can and do fluctuate depending on the distance we need to travel, the surface size and the surface type. The best way really to find out the cost of having your facility pressure washer is to drop us a quick email our our site, that way we can get back to you swiftly with a competitive price. Alternatively, you can phone our head office on 01625 445760 or fill in our contact form if you need any help on getting a quotation, and our friendly staff will do their best to ensure you’re happy with the quote we provide you.