Pressure washers are devices used to clean the dust, mud and dirt from surfaces and objects. As the name indicates, pressure washers are constructed in such a way that the water inside it will be raised to a high pressure. This is because the water which is raised to high pressure will remove more dirt, faster. The high pressure not only cleans the dirts faster but also reduces the amount of water we use. They offer the benefit of cleaning with less effort and consumes less time.
Pressure washers are for those people who needs to save time and who have serious cleaning needs. We can use pressure washers to clean surfaces like house exteriors, garage floor, outdoor furniture, dog kennel, floor mats, bathrooms, windows and motor cycles. It can also be used for fence maintenance, paint stripping, roof maintenance and pool maintenance.
The most basic pressure washer consists of a motor that drives the water pump, a high pressure hose, trigger gun and a nozzle. Pressure washers come in different types are like Electric pressure washers and Gas powered pressure washers. They can also be categorized as hot and cold pressure washers. Hot pressure washers and more effective and more effective that cold ones.
Different types and brands of pressure washers are the following:
- Karcher Pressure Washers, Landa Pressure Washers,
- Honda Pressure washers, Generac Pressure Washers,
- Electric Pressure washers, Delta Pressure Washers,
- High Pressure Washers, Ex-cell Pressure Washers,
- Hot Water Pressure washers, Excel Pressure Washers.
When we purchase pressure washer for home use we have to consider two things. They are PSI and GPM. PSI stands for pounds per square inch and it measures the water pressure built up by the machine. GPM stands for Gallons per minute and it measures the amount of water that passes through the water hose in one minute.
For home use, it is better to select a light duty professional model best pressure washer which will run about 2,000 PSI and 2GPMs. Besides GPMs and PSIs, we should also have an assortment of attachments, nozzles and pressure washer cleaning solutions to get better benefits from your pressure washer. We have to consider the motor capacity, bar pressure, water flow rate, the pressure hose and the other cleaning accessories.