Gas pressure washers are very useful when one is deciding to clean huge drive ways, decks or even the entire house or apartment. It plays an important role in stripping paint from walls etc. It is a heavy duty washer and should be used properly for complete results.
Gas pressure washers are meant only for heavy duty work. It would be a waste if it is meant for cleaning small surface areas like cars or boats or household furniture. These can be done using an electric pressure washer.
Gas pressure washers have great speed and force and hence they are recommended for heavy duty purpose. They are available in 4hp, 5hp, 6.5hp and 11 hp models. This product comes in a wide range of colors and models that are very attractive and easy to use. A user manual that is provided gives you all the information that is required for usage.
Here are a few do’s and don’ts when using the gas pressure washer. Since this a high pressure spray can it can cause serious injury if instructions are not followed well. This equipment should be used only in well ventilated areas that are free of explosive materials like fumes and dust etc. While using this machine remember to wear protective clothing, boots, hard hats, gloves etc. Following the instructions is mandatory as any lapse could result in a build up of carbon monoxide or a fire explosion and even severe injury resulting in death.
It should be kept away from the reach of children or adults who are not aware of its danger. One should never point the spray gun at people, plants or animals. Your finger or any part of the body should not be used to stop leakage from the gun. Do not use chemicals or detergents that are toxic, always request a material safety data sheet for any product that you purchase for the cleaning purpose.
If by mistake any fluid penetrates the skin the wound may not appear serious, but a doctor has to be consulted in this case. Make sure all instructions are carefully read and understood before using the washer. If a mechanic’s help has to be sought see that the person reads the instructions properly before doing repairs.
A lot of do’s and don’ts can really be traumatizing, but don’t worry; there is danger all over in whatever we do and wherever we go. Precaution is the best method to avoid accidents. Always remember ‘prevention is better than cure’. So follow the instructions carefully and never stray away from them. You will have complete satisfaction from using the gas pressure washer.