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How to Remove Black Mould

Posted on 8th Apr 2012 @ 10:43 PM

BLACK MOULD DESTROYER - KleanALGAE

Application-Method of cleaning

 

(A) PREPARATION:

  1. Protect stormwater system by choosing the appropriate option:

  • Using the broom to redirect the product from the stormwater drain

  • Using an absorbing material, such as saw dust, to stop the concentrated product going into the stormwater drain.

  • Using the sand bags; drain filters etc, to stop any contamination (leaves, sand, berries, branches etc.) entering in to the stormwater system (Section 31 attached)

  1. Ensure all the rubbish, such as leaves, branches etc are removed from the surface before treatment with “Black Mould Destroyer” - KleanALGAE.

  2. Surface should be cool or almost dry. If the surface is hot, lightly hose it down just to cool the area. Remove any excess of water prior to applying “ Black Mould Destroyer” - KleanALGAE.

 

(B) APPLICATION:

  • Divide the area into sections.

  • Start from the highest point of the area to be cleaned.

  • Spray lightly with the product section by section. Always check if the sprayed surface is not drying to fast, if so respray to make sure surface got enough product to perform the cleaning. The best indication of the appropriate cleaning action is white foam on the top after 10-20 seconds surface been sprayed.

 

“Black Mould Destroyer” - KleanALGAE can be applied in different ways, depending on the surface to be treated:

 

  1. Applying using spray wand - the most economical for the areas such as:

  • Walls

  • Rooftops

  • Eaves

  • Gutters

  • Timber structures

  • Concrete or brick retaining walls

  • Tennis courts

  • Synthetic grass

  • Outside basketball court

  • Exposed concrete

  • Pavers

  • Concrete tiles

  • Concrete or timber stairways

  1. Pouring “ Black Mould Destroyer” - KleanALGAE directly from the drum or watering can onto the surface such as:

  • driveways, pavers

  • small footpaths, walkways

  • synthetic grass tennis courts

 

  1. Using the application machine or spray for large areas such as:

  • parking areas

  • wide, large footpaths

  • tennis courts complex

  • outside basketball complex

 

(C) CLEANING:

  1. While spraying with “ Black Mould Destroyer” - KleanALGAE, the white foam should appear on the treated area, which is the right indication of work in progress. continue spraying to finish off the section,. An additional application may be required for places where product dry to fast or for cleaning the stubborn spots.

 

  1. Wait until white foam disappears. In most situation at this stage a residue on the surface should be soft enough, but if the stains are looks like bake on agitate with semi hard broom than to remove by:

 

  1. washing off - clean the area with water saving devices, like water blasters. High pressure is not required to blast the dirt. Wider fan and volume of water at the end of the lance will produce better results in the final stage of cleaning.

Or

 

  1.  
    1. collecting by machine - use vacuum machine (scrubber) to collect all dirt from the surface. Fill up the machine tank only with water and proceed the normal scrubbing operation.

 

(D) MAINTENANCE PROGRAM

  1. Follow (A) PREPARATION” and (B)APPLICATION” procedures..

  2. If the surface is very dirty showing a lot of mould on it initial cleaning should be perform, for that reason follow the (C) “CLEANING” procedures otherwise go to step 3

  3. Leave “ Black Mould Destroyer” - KleanALGAE to be dried.

  4. Most of the surface will be cleaned but some brown spots can still be seen, proving algae has been destroyed.

  5. Sodium hypochlorite will be neutralized by dirt surfactants will stay in the surface. Every time water/moisture appears the surfactants will be reactivated continuously protecting the surface against new black mould.

  6. Any future rain will wash off the remains of the brown spots.

  7. Next time respray the product on the surface only on where need it.

BENEFITS OF

BLACK MOULD DESTROYER” - KleanALGAE

 

  • Removes the Black Mould growth

  • Reduces water consumption

  • Preserves the concrete

  • Saves money on repairs and replacement of concrete

  • Labour time saving for other important cleaning activities

  • Increases hygiene

  • Increases quality of appearance

  • Saves on machine maintenance Saves on electricity and or petrol costs depending on type of machine

  • Reduces noise pollution created by machines therefore cleaning can take place at any time

  • Reduces injuries caused by noise/vibration/manual handling

 

 

 

 

BY USING “ BLACK MOULD Destroyer” - KleanALGAE THE TREATED SURFACE WILL BE PROTECTED FOR THE NEXT 12 MONTHS AND LONGER DEPENDING ON LOCAL ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS, RAINFALL or HUMINIDTY