About Softwashing

Next generation exterior cleaning

Softwashing is a cleaning method which uses low pressure with fast flow rates using biocidal applications to combat living organisms that colonise exterior surfaces such as moss, mould, algae, lichen, mildew and other types of bacteria. It is named softwashing to make a distinction from the method of power washing.

Softwashing pumps applies cleaning chemicals between 40-80psi compared to 2000+ of a pressure washer and is the modern alternative thats growing in popularity for operators and homeowners due to its deep cleaning benefits.

Cumbria Softwash use a combination of biodegradable softwash chemicals to clean deep into surfaces to combat the root cause of all exterior growths by treating/killing growths appose to just surface cleaning with a pressure washer.

The benefits of softwashing

  • Cleans deep into surfaces and is perfect for all external surfaces
  • Applied at low pressure so not to damage surfaces
  • Kills all algae, moss, mould, lichen, fungi & bacteria
  • Will keep all areas perpetually clean
  • A cost effective alternative to painting

Cumbria Softwash offer its services across the North West of England, including but not limited to Kendal, Barrow-in-Furness, Carlisle, Windermere. If you are interested in having your property professionally cleaned please contact us and we will be more than happy to help with any request.


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Have some Questions?

We only use the best, most expensive, environmentally friendly chemicals approved by K-Rend to treat render from biofilm colonisation.

Stream isn’t recommended by anybody other than unscrupulous render cleaners. Not even by companies who manufacture steam cleaning machines. Don’t be fooled into thinking the silicone in your render won’t be affected.

Biocide softwashing chemicals have a wide range of uses and will keep all surfaces of a property perpetually clean once fully treated.

No expensive scaffolding is needed on residential properties as chemical is pumped through hoses at low pressure, giving customers a totally cost effective & safe solution compared to painting.


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