As a homeowner, you already know that you should be getting your home power washed on a regular basis. And you probably know the benefits of getting a professional power wash for your home. It will make your home look great. And a professional power wash can raise the value of your home as well as boost the curb appeal of your home. It also keeps your home free from mold and bacteria so that you and your family and pets have a safe and healthy place to live. But you also need to make sure that you have the right pressure wash company doing the power washing of your home. Pressure washing is an art as well as a science.

Artwork on concrete pathway created with a power washer

We highly recommend you hire a power wash service company that can deliver professional results in a reasonable time and with an affordable price. Here are the things that you should look for when you’re hiring such a company:

Seek Experience and Expertise

When you hire a professional power wash company you should always hire a company that has years of experience in power washing. Look for a company that invests in hiring the best local technicians who have the education and experience to work on any size home or property and that know the ins and outs of power washing. The company that you hire should be happy to share with you the qualifications of their team. And they should fully insure all the members of their team to protect them and to protect you and your property. Ask any potential power wash company you want to hire if they are insured and if they are not, keep looking.

Ensure They Are Customer Service Oriented

Customer service should be the highest priority for any professional power washing company. When you call they should offer you a free custom estimate based on the size and condition of your home. If you call and the company’s customer service reps are not friendly, knowledgeable, helpful and polite you should not hire that company. Customer service flows from the top down so if you don’t get treated well by their customer service team you probably won’t get treated well by their power washing technicians either.

Customer service matters and professional power washing companies that you can trust will always make customer service priority number one. Make sure that you ask the company customer service rep what their policy is if you are unhappy with the service that is provided. Companies that care will always do what it takes to make a mistake right if their team doesn’t perform the way they should.

Do They Train Their Workers Properly?

happy employees receiving power wash trainingA truly professional power washing company will have lots of incentives and initiatives to keep their technicians constantly updated on the latest techniques and equipment when it comes to power washing. Companies that offer ongoing regular training for their technicians or provide paid continuing education are the ones that you want to trust with your home. Investing in their employee’s training shows that they are committed to providing the best possible service to their customers and that they embrace innovation and new developments that can help increase the value of your home and protect it.

If there is low employee turnover and the technicians and customer service team members stay with the company for a long time that is a good sign that the company is trustworthy and treats people well. If the company doesn’t treat their staff well then, they probably won’t treat you well either. So, keep that in mind when you’re looking for a power washing company. Look for a company that is going to stick around so that you can trust them to power wash your home year after year and deliver the same great results every time.

Do They Use The Best Pressure Washing Equipment?

Technology is quickly changing the way that home maintenance companies do business. Especially when it comes to power washing and exterior home maintenance. New technology is making it possible for big jobs to be done more safely and in less time, which benefits the homeowners as well as the company employees. Ask a company that you are thinking about hiring what equipment they use and whether or not they buy the latest equipment for their technicians. Choose a power washing company that believes in embracing technology and finding new ways to deliver quality power washing for homeowners in an affordable way.

Ask Your Friends And Neighbors

Your friends and neighbours that own homes can be a great resource for finding a high-quality pressure washing company. Since all homeowners should be regularly getting their home’s power washed you should be able to get some good recommendations for which companies to hire and which ones to avoid in the local area from your neighbours and family and friends.