Pressure spraying brick work
I really want to clean up the brick work at the front of the house I've bought. Was thinking us using a pressure washer / spray, but am concerned that it will blast away the cement and therefore potentially cause problems with the structure.
Has anyone tried this before? Are there alternatives to my approach?
Re: Pressure spraying brick work
You can pressure wash brick. You don't have to run the pressure washer at full tilt. Start at a lower engine speed and increase until you find the point you are doing damage, then back off. A rotary spray head will get you a more even finish. I pressure wash my house a few times a year, and there are sections with vinyl siding and sections with Hardie. Differing pressures and hold the tip a little closer or further away.