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Building Maintenance Tips to Keep Your Property Clean and Efficient

August 17, 2021 6:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

There are a ton of underappreciated building maintenance duties that property managers must tackle throughout the year. At Hydro Tech, we’re familiar with all of these tasks and are able to assist with many of them. This post will cover a few of the chores to keep an eye on this summer and teach you how we can help: Cleaning: Dirt and grime accumulation on a building looks horrible and can drastically reduce your property’s value. Additionally, a dirty facility can lead to lost revenue if unhappy tenants decide to move their operations elsewhere. The best way to clean your... View Article

How Aerial Lifts Can Be Used When Sprucing Up Your Home

August 3, 2021 6:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Aerial lifts are typically seen as equipment used in construction projects, utility jobs or warehouses when workers need to access a high place. But these lifts are becoming increasingly popular for residential projects as well. Continue reading to learn how contractors can use aerial lifts to enhance your property’s curb appeal. Painting Instead of climbing up on ladders, more and more painting contractors are using scissor lifts, telescopic boom lifts and articulating boom lifts for painting projects. Because they can strap themselves to the equipment, aerial lifts allow painters to stay safer on the job. Smaller scissor lifts can even... View Article

The Four Primary Benefits of Antifouling

November 17, 2020 6:44 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Antifouling is an important consideration for any yacht owner who wishes to keep their boat’s hull in good condition. “Fouling” refers to the natural process in which barnacles, shells, seaweed and other lifeforms and debris cling to the hull of the boat. This causes more than just an aesthetic detriment to the vessel—it can also result in some structural weaknesses and flaws in the hull. Applying antifouling paint to your boat hull in Vancouver, BC can help to prevent organisms from sticking to the surface. Here are just a few examples of some of the benefits of antifouling and how... View Article

Pressure Washing Is Perfect for Conveyors

November 3, 2020 6:43 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Cleaning a conveyor belt can come with many logistical challenges. It’s important to choose the proper technique for your machine so you can get the highest quality results and the safest cleaning processes. At Hydro Tech, we strongly recommend pressure washing as your primary method of conveyor belt washing in Vancouver, BC. It’s something we do ourselves—in fact, one of our current projects is pressure washing a brand-new conveyor that will be erected for a DP World grain terminal down at Surrey Fraser docks. Here’s an overview of what you should know about pressure washing for conveyors and why it’s... View Article

Tips to Keep Construction Equipment Clean

October 15, 2020 10:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Construction is a messy process. Consider how eager you are to jump into a shower after a long day on the job. Now think about how all of that grease and grime can build up on the expensive machinery you use. Tasks like heavy equipment washing in Vancouver, BC are vital to maintaining these machines while keeping you and your crew safe. Why is it important to clean construction equipment? Hiring a company like Hydro Tech to handle heavy equipment pressure washing in Vancouver, BC extends the service life of these expensive machines. Clean equipment operates more efficiently at lower... View Article