Washing techniques when you're using a high power washer it is best that you pick a fan tip for the washer. Fan tips are measured in degrees so you can pick a degree tip between 40 and 60°, suitable for deck cleaning. You want to set the pressure around 600 psi and see if that pressure works for your situation. If you see that the deck or the wall or whatever surface you are cleaning is not coming clean with 600 psi then you can increase the pressure incrementally as necessary. Try to engage or trigger a few feet from the surface you were planning to clean and then lower the wand to where it is 1 foot away from the surface.
Start cleaning the deck with a sweeping motion. If you are cleaning the next terrier wall use the same sweeping motion. As you sweep you might want to Pivot your arm but this will actually create an inconsistency in terms of the distance between the tip of the power washer and the surface you were cleaning. This is why it is important that you try to keep a consistent distance by moving your arm laterally as you sweet. When working try to start from the house outward. If you are working with would you want to clean with the grain by feathering the sprayer lengthwise along the wood and overlapping your areas ever so slightly? The key here is to clean evenly with no visible cleaning edges or spots.
If you are cleaning a raised wood surface with a power washer this can create a problem. You might be able to get away with spot sanding to reduce splinters and minimize the damage. And you might have to refinish your deck or restrain it. This may seem difficult to do but it is really not as hard as it seems and you can use an orbital sander to quickly and effectively get the job done. You will be able to obtain more information on how to use a high power washer from a reputable company. High pressure washers are not difficult to use, but it is important to read the instructions and get advise on how to use them correctly for various surfaces.
Prior to painting your home you must clean your siding. You can use pressure washing to help clean your siding quickly. Washers coming electric or gas powered models. They use the water from your hose and power it into a higher pressure through the wand. A high power washer will suffice for most home projects. If you have multiple floors you can use special losses that will help you clean the higher areas while still standing flat on the ground.
When you're doing this it is important that you wash and not strip away the surface. Many people do not recognize the true power of a pressure washer and might accidentally increase the power while facing the surface only to end up ripping apart one piece of wood or one area of the paint. The purpose of a high-pressure power washer is in fact to wash. Remember that with too much power you can cause actual damage so it is important that you take the time to create the perfect cleaning job.
When you are looking for a power washer as a homeowner you can rent them from many local stores so that you do not have to invest in one at full cost. If you plan on using a power washer for multiple activities or you are searching for one to bring with you to your job sites then it might be better for you to purchase a power washer.