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    Machine opion desperatly needed

    My northern machine went down yesterday,the bearings went and it wasnt the easiest to fix being the crankshaft rusted on to a part of tthe engine its a direct drive with cat pump.Im looking for a belt drive 4gpm cold 3000 with a cat and having a hard time finding this machine with cat already in...
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    Adding Pinesol To Detergent Problem

    I use a mix of bleach ,house wash soap and just recently ive been adding the pinesol to leave a nicer smell then bleach but the pine oil in this cleaner has been leaving runoff stains on blacktop from the pine oil in pinesol.Any one have any other remedies to mask the strong smell of bleach.Im...
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    short cuts /free line with every biz #

    I agree with mike, biz line if your business if no biz line your not professional there is no short cuts,our season lasts 8 mnths strong i dont advertise in the paper because you wont pick up 10 to 15 thousand $ jobs.I prefer the advertising that dosent make me a weekend xtra buck kinda guy...
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    Opinons on house washing detergents?

    Looking to experiment this year on house washing detergents ive used a few good and bad and was curios if anyone had an opinon on r109,limonene or any others that are out there you found to work very effectively with or without adding bleach and window results as per spotting.Ive used northern...
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    Extenda wand Results are IN

    Found the wand to do to be pretty sturdy at 24ft with a 45deg.Im very happy with the push button but i will say if using for a while ide get the back belt all in all it was worth the money its quite lite and easy to handle with pressure.This may be as much of an asset as the xjet for me at least.
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    Lookin for part timers in central NJ sub

    Im doing alot of large condo work and am looking for aguy with a machine and some idea how to do decks good xtra money and easy to work with.You can email me at if interested
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    Extenda wand results.

    Received extenda wand today trying tommorow its heavier then expected .Ill tell all tomorrow
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    Does Anyone Know This Wood?

    Im doing condos that have decks attached, the decks are green but not mold i mean the guy who washed and sealed them either applied a product that tints the wood green or this is the strongest treated wood ive everseen .Its cca pine or maybe i cant think of the name .Just curios if any one has...
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    Drought Regulation Steps?

    Im curios on any information regarding water restrictions and how if possible i would be exempt 'from water usage during restricted drought times?Im in nj and its looking very bad for drought this year. thanx jim
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    Extension wand choices?

    I usally use a lift but most residential work i use an x-jet.I would like to get an extension wand for use of taking black streaks off stucco.So i can get my 40 up there.Im just interested in anyones pros and cons and if the 24ft is too much and the easability of using a screw method adjustment...
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    Cleaning oil with cold/degreaser

    Ive got a concrete drive with a heavy oil stain on it .Customer dosent expect much but wants to attempt it reccomended someone with hot do the job but no one will call him back.So he wants me to take a shot i was going to try purple degreaser with a light brushing of portland.Any one have any...
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    Roof cleaning runoff/on painted cedar

    Im going to be pricing a roof cleaning heavy mold job.The home owner also has painted cedar (colored stain) and that also has mold in certain areas.tThey also want the areas cleaned on the siding i know its all or nothing in that sense .Im trying to decide on what to use to clean without...
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    Where could i find super clean/castrol

    On a recent post guys were mentioning this detergent to remove grease.Where can i find it ? thanxs jim
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    Canvas Awning Cleaning

    Ive cleaned vinyl before but never canvas anyone have any info on a mild detergent that does a nice job.Pressure wont hardly be used so i need a detergent to work for me."Thank you jim Great board