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Unveiling Biocides in Soft Washing: A Smart Choice for Cleaner Homes 💡

By Mark Cave May 07, 2024

Unveiling Biocides in Soft Washing: A Smart Choice for Cleaner Homes 💡

The Power of Biocides: It's More than Just 'Bugs Out' 🐛

Biocides for soft washing

It's not uncommon to desire crystal clear walls or an immaculately clean driveway but what's the secret to achieving this ever-lasting cleanliness? One word - Biocides! These powerful agents are a crucial part of Soft Washing and here's why.

What is a Biocide?

A biocide is essentially a chemical substance or microorganism intended to destroy, deter, render harmless, or exert a controlling effect on any harmful organism. In the world of SoftWash UK Ltd , biocides have a critical role. The use of the SoftWash Biocide 50% DDAC , for example, helps in efficiently breaking down organic material on surfaces that can lead to discolorations and stains. 🧼

Why Are Biocides Essential in Soft Washing? 🚿

Contrary to other cleaning methods, soft washing goes beyond just surface cleanliness. It targets the root cause of the issue, Biocides have residual power , meaning they continue to work long after initial application. The use of biocides ensures that not only is the immediate filth removed, but future growth is also deterred. In a nutshell, it does what Soft Wash Chemicals are meant to do - clean, purify, and preserve. 🚀

Is Biocide Use Safe? 👀

Do Biocides Have Residual Power? Yes, it does. But how safe is it? Like all chemicals used in the soft washing process, when biocides are handled responsibly following all the stated guidelines and concentrations, they are entirely safe. To ensure safety and confidence, Self Study At Home To Handle Dangerous Softwash Chemicals is a highly recommended course. Safety first, after all! ⛑️

Give Your Home the Biocide Boost Today! 🏠

Are you ready to experience a new level of cleanliness with soft washing and biocides? Step into the future of domestic cleaning by exploring SoftWash UK. Besides superior biocide-based products, we offer a wide array of other cleaning resources. From the most efficient Soft Washing Dosatron to the eco-friendly Safewash Cleaner - we have it all! 🌍




Experience the SoftWash UK Difference Now! 💫

Unveil the sparkling potential of your home or property by harnessing the power of biocides and Soft Wash Equipment. To equip you with knowledge before embarking on this journey, we highly recommend you dip into our SoftWash UK Podcast with Mark Cave - Your Guide to Softwashing . Don't wait, the cleanliness revolution is just a click away! Start your Soft Washing journey with us now! 🛠️

Let’s Go 

There's so much more to learn and unravel about the use of biocides in soft washing. Don't allow dirt to tarnish the beauty of your property. Begin your journey to an ultra-clean home now. Visit SoftWash UK today! 🎯

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Soft Wash Calculator App

Now you can say I've got an app for that!


Available NOW Click Here To Download

Softwashing calculator is an indispensable tool for juggling complicated chemical mixes. It helps reduce wastage and keeps operating costs down by giving accurate proportions

If you are having difficulty getting your head around the maths, trying to work out what percentage of softwash you need, how much chemical, surfactant and water to add, then this is the App for you.



The Soft Wash Calculator App allows you to work out your soft wash recipe by telling you exactly how much chemical, how much water and how much surfactant to add to get the desired soft wash recipe.
It doesn't stop there!.
- It can also remix your leftover softwash to a new stronger or weaker recipe.
- all controls in one place for see at a glance operation
- ease of input via pre-loaded dials. no more calculator style typing
- instantly responds to changes of complex combinations
- works in both Litres and US Gallons
- tested for Protan and Deutan colourblind users
- links to SoftwashingUK website

Take this scenario
You started with a 1% soft wash recipe of 50 gal (or litres)  for a deck clean and you’re left with 13 gallons.

You get a call from a prospective customer to clean their roof. Past experience tells you a 4% soft wash recipe is needed, but what about your leftover mix at 1%?.

Do you waste time and effort driving back to base to transfer into a standby tank?
You could consider the 13 gal as just water, top up the tank and start again.  
But that’s throwing away the value of the mix and raising your overhead.

Soft Wash Calculator App to the rescue.

You get to the new job and it requires 100 gal / litres.
Switch into remix mode , confirming the 13 gal already in the tank
Move the dials to your new recipe and the app immediately updates the different amounts to add in front of your eyes including the correct amount of extra surfactant.

You now have a 100 gal / litres tank of 4% soft wash recipe ready for your roof clean job!

Not forgetting you’ve saved money too, all without stress and uncertainty . Don’t underestimate what confident calmness has on your customer putting out referrals.

The same applies if you have a 4% recipe left in your tank and you need to dilute it down to 2%. Again the app will tell you how.

Softwashing calculator will also work for any chemical recipe. For instance you can use it for Sodium Hypochlorite, Bleach, Biocide , TFR traffic film remover and degreaser. Even the mathematically-challenged rocket scientist can top up their booster tanks to new fuel mixes after launch delays caused by changing weather conditions.

Using this app you will know exactly what chemical strength to put on any surface giving you the confidence and the knowledge of a professional soft washer and you’ll save money as well.

So if you have little knowledge of how to mix a soft wash recipe then this app is for you.
If you have little knowledge of how to remix a soft wash recipe then this app is for you.
If you want to save money when mixing a soft wash recipe then this app is for you.

This app is also backward compatible to devices running iOS7. We've done this so you can re-purpose an old iPhone 4 or iPod Touch 5  for what could be hazardous work environments. Just toss one in your cleaning van's toolkit.

Once you learn the methods and procedures of how to apply the soft wash to the different surfaces that need cleaning you’ll be unstoppable!

The app also has  a guide to what percentage for what surface. And if you are the lucky owner of a Clever Injector it will remind you the correct setting for the job.
However you should always consider and risk assess what soft wash recipe you need to clean the surface.

** A major iOS code-base change may require a re-purchase. The appiverse at the time will confirm our promise that we won't do so unless the necessity is apparent.



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