Cleaning White Vinyl Siding

Many people will not purchase white vinyl siding because they fear that it is really hard to take care of.  However, if you purchase a new home that already has white siding and you would like maintain the siding and clean it, this article may help you do that effectively.

Consider the following tips to help you clean your homes vinyl siding with ease:

  • First make sure you are wearing clothes you do not mind running.
  • Pour bleach into a bucket and have a scrub brush ready to bring with you outside.
  • Take your garden hose and rinse your homes vinyl siding off with the water from the hose. You need to make sure that the siding is very wet.
  • Start at the top of the house.  Take a scrub brush and get it really wet with bleach you have in the bucket you brought with you.  Scrub the siding very hard either left to right or up and down.  It really does depend on how the siding is made to how you need to make your scrubbing motions.
  • Continue doing this for each and every single siding piece.  Work your way down the house until you are finished with each siding of your home.
  • Start at the top of the home rinse the white vinyl siding very well.  You want to make sure that you get all of the bleach off of the siding.
  • If your house is not as clean as you would like it to be you can repeat the process several times.

This process is time consuming and it can make you very tired.  However, it is effective and you will be very pleased with the results.  You just need to be willing to try this technique. Use this time to inspect your home siding for any damage so that you can maintain your siding.