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How to clean a roof

How to clean a roof. That is a statement that will get a few different answers. Although their is only one way that the asphalt manufacturers recommend to clean roofs, there are many companies that are cleaning roofs other ways. One of the worst things that can be...

6 Reasons to hire Kleen to clean your windows. Save Time and Energy Cleaning the windows in your home takes time and energy. By hiring Kleen, you can focus on other projects or spend time with family and friends. Kleen offers packages that will take care of everything...

Roof Cleaning

Why Choose Roof Cleaning Instead of a Roof Replacement If your roof is discolored or covered with moss and lichen, you might believe it's time to replace your shingles. However, a professional roof cleaning is usually enough to correct the problem—and extend your...

Get your Home ready for winter

Get your home ready for winter in a few simple steps   The summer season has ended and it’s time for the leaves to start changing and the temperatures to become more tolerable. But that means it’s time to start preparing your home for winter, too. Winter can be hard...

What are the Black Streaks on My Roof?

I hear it more and more lately.  What are the black streaks on my roof, and where did they come from? The black streaks that are showing up on more roofs in West Michigan is caused by Gloeocapsa Magma. Which is a tyoe of algea that loves to feed on the limestone in...

Commercial Window Cleaning

We provide Commercial Window cleaning to the Grand Rapids and surrounding area. Have you ever wondered what kind of impression clean windows leave your customers or clients with? If the windows of your building are caked with dirt, coated with hard water spots, or...

Window washing

Why use a professional window washing company With the holiday season upon us, your to-do list is now several pages long.  Your windows have been through a lot and you may be looking through dirty windows. We at Kleen can still provide you with a window washing before...

Pressure Washing

Why is it called pressure washing. When talking about exterior cleaning it is most often thought of as pressure washing.  This could be because in the past the only way to clean the exterior of houses and buildings was to use a pressure washer or hand wash it.  The...

Exterior House Washing

Exterior Soft Washing Soft washing is a safer alternative to Pressure washing when it is used to wash exterior siding on homes.  Soft washing is a safe and effective cleaning technique that utilizes a low pressure delivery and rinse system. How it works. The cleaning...

Professional Roof Cleaning

WHY YOU NEED A PROFESSIONAL ROOF CLEANING Anywhere you live in Michigan, your roof has the potential to accumulate algae, moss and lichen.   These growths are caused by several factors including the filler in the asphalt shingles, moisture in the form of rain, snow...

Gutter Cleaning

Why is gutter cleaning so important? Let’s face it – the topic of gutter cleaning is far from a fascinating subject. Most homeowners don’t think about their home gutter system until the gutters stop working properly. Fact is the gutters on your home serve a critical...

Cleaning moss off your roof

            Cleaning Moss off a Roof We have been getting a lot of calls asking if cleaning moss off a roof is possible. While letting a roof get to the point where it is covered in moss is not good for the shingles, we can safely remove it. It is much better for the...

Mold on Siding

Black and Green Mold on Siding I am sure that you have noticed this for yourself, that the north side of your home is notably more prone to mold-growth than any of the other exterior walls of a home.  It's the simple fact, that the surfaces facing north receive less...