concrete drive clean

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  1. bill

    bill Active Member
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    Just priced up a concrete drive to clean concrete is solid hasnt been cleaned for years doesnt wont chems will rotary clean it cheers
     
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  2. Smurf

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    sorry what is your question?
     
  3. bill

    bill Active Member
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    Will the rotary be enough to clean It
     
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    Smurf Banned
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    Nope not properly but will get alot of the surface **** off so will look better than it did before but if they don't want any chemicals put down you can only do so much.
     
  5. bill

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    Wot chems would you put on might try to put some down cheekily I want to do a good job as its a good price and its in a little close all with identical drives
     
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    After I had pressure washed it first I would use hypo 15%-20% myself at 1-1 ratio. Let it dwell for about 15 mins then rise it off with a house or pw lance with a black nozzle.
     
  7. bill

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    Thanks very much smurf
     
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    No probs but I don't think you would get away with that one somehow as it stinks
     
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    And I think Ive read on here if it gets on shrubs it will kill them this custy loves his shrubs even offered to hold a board to protect them from spray
     
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    Could you link that mate? not used any chems up until now but always nice to have something to add to the toolbox.
     
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