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Roof Cleaning , Roof Moss Removal & Specialist Roof Soft Washing in Maidstone , Kent & London

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Maidstone Gleam Team provide a comprehensive range of external cleaning services including affordable ROOF CLEANING , ROOF MOSS REMOVAL & SOFT WASHING to residential and business customers throughout Kent and London.

Gleam Team Cleaning Services are based in Maidstone but also operate in Medway,Gravesend,Tonbridge,Ashford,Canterbury,Shepway and London ,providing reasonably priced,professional roof soft wash treatments (see below) and roof tile cleaning and roof moss removal services ,with usual prices for moss removal ranging from

Roof Moss Removal + Biocide = only £300 for terraced houses to £750 for 4/5 bed detached*

Moss Removal + Chemical Soft Washing/ Tile Cleaning + Biocide  4/5 bed detached = £1000 *

This also includes application of a moss killing and inhibiting fungicide / biocide providing ongoing cleaning and long term protection of up to 12-18 months against re-growth of moss and complete gutter clearance.

No VAT charges

“best value for money roof cleaners in Kent AND London”

Removing Moss From Roof Tiles

  • Moss,algae and lichens are unsightly and detrimental to the aesthetic kerb appeal of your home and its overall appearance. Furthermore,loose moss falling from the roof is a major cause of guttering and downpipe blockages which can result in additional maintenance problems.


  • The cleanest,most effective,safest and best way to remove moss from roofs is by manual scraping. We do not jet wash roofs as this is not only very likely to damage or dislodge roof tiles,it is also extremely messy spraying dirt and moss all over your driveway and garden as well as your neighbours property and adjoining roofs. However,for a more comprehensive cleaning of ingrained dirt and algae we do offer competitively priced soft washing in Kent and south London (see below).


  • After first covering all downpipes to prevent blockages we will either access the roof using roof ladders or use telescopic equipment specially adapted for manual roof tile cleaning. If the roof is not too steep and the tiles are suitably robust we will use roof ladders, but if steepness or delicate,fragile tiles are an issue we will opt for telescopic equipment which is the preferred choice.


  • All ground floor areas will be protected by tarpaulin throughout the cleaning process.

Roof Moss Prevention

On completion of the work all gutters will be completely cleared and the roof sprayed with a high strength moss inhibiting biocide for long lasting protection against re-growth.

Roof Cleaning Cost for MOSS REMOVAL

  • Gleam Team are the best value for money roof cleaning company in Kent and London.
  • Terrace – £250-£300
  • Semi – £350-£450
  • 4/5 Bed Detached – £500-£700
  • VAT not applicable
  • Prices apply to moss removal and biocidal treatment ONLY and to average sized properties. They may occasionally vary according to roof size and/or traveling time/distance.

Average Roof Cleaning Costs in  Kent and London

Quotation is a free independent website which surveys companies of varying sizes to ascertain average prices for household, building and maintenance work. Prices vary according to location with London being the most expensive followed by the south east. As you can see in this link to average moss removal roof cleaning prices for semi detached and detached properties, a semi starts at £450 in the south east/£500 in London, and a detached house is over £1000 in Kent and London plus VAT !!


Gleam Team Roof Moss Cleaning Prices are…

Up to 50% CHEAPER


After cleaning & moss removal


Roof soft washing is the best and most effective method of safely giving roofs a thorough,deep cleaning. It avoids the mess and risk of damage that comes with jet washing, but gently and powerfully removes ingrained dirt,algae,mould,lichens,other organic matter and staining caused by pollution.

Significant amounts of roof moss must first be removed manually as already described on this page

What Does Soft Washing Involve?

  • Two stage process with application of a specialist sodium hypochlorite based cleaning product – Blackwashapproved by the UK Health and Safety Executive.
    Followed by a long lasting biocidal wash providing ongoing fungicidal protection
  • When used properly at the correct dilution rates these chemicals are safe for people,pets and the environment.
  • STAGE 1: chemical product mixed with water is pumped through a telescopic water fed pole and gently brushed into roof surface.
  • Product left for 30 to 60 minutes to soak in and take effect,kill organic materials and remove contaminants.
  • Roof is then thoroughly rinsed. Heavily stained roofs may require a 2nd application followed by another rinsing.
  • STAGE 2: different chemical biocide is applied and brushed in
  • It is not rinsed and has an ongoing cleaning effect meaning the roof will become even cleaner over the next month or two.
  • It will kill any new spores landing on the roof and prevent re-growth of organic material for 1 – 2 years.

The uniquely powerful formulas of the specialist biocide products make soft washing the ideal way to safely clean and restore your roof to its original colour. Furthermore,it continues working and protecting the roof against re-growth for several years and retaining the new,attractive look of your home.

Gleam Team only used specialist chemicals designed and government approved for exterior building cleaning.

Beware of contractors using their own mixtures of industrial strength sodium hypochlorite approved only for use for purposes such as swimming pool cleaning and farm sanitisation . Not only is it illegal to use them for any reason other than their approved purpose,but they can also cause serious damage to your property,pets and plant life.

Soft Wash Prices

Prices inevitably vary according to the surface area of the roof and the severity of soiling and contamination. Both factors determine the actual amount of chemicals required and therefore the overall cost. However,you can be assured that we offer the most reasonable,competitively priced soft washing services in Kent and London and are always happy to provide free no obligation quotes.

As an approximate guide to cost of moss removal + chemical soft washing / tile restoration + biocide

TERRACED HOUSE = £500, SEMI DETACHED = £750, 4/5 bed DETACHED = £1,000


Ours is the best value for money roof cleaning service available in Maidstone, Kent & London – & carried out by FULLY INSURED, experienced, professional roof cleaners

Please call on 07581 681994 or 0800 999 5363

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Gleam Team Exterior Cleaning Services

Whatever your outside cleaning requirements are we have the solution. Gleam Team are the leading exterior cleaning specialists in the South East and provide a comprehensive range of cleaning services for house and building exteriors,render cleaning,walls & brick soft washing and all external hard surfaces and outdoor spaces. This includes driveway and patio cleaning, block paving cleaning , decking cleaning and staining and exterior commercial cleaning services .  Our services are available to domestic and business customers in Maidstone , Kent and London. If it’s outside,Gleam Team clean it!


For further information or to arrange a FREE no obligation quote call us on 07581 681994 or 0800 999 5363 or via the contact form

Don’t just clean it,Gleam It!