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Old 08-21-2016, 06:50 PM   #1
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About to attempt to Clean the roof on my 2015 Jayco 33RLDS

I am about to clean the roof on my 2015 Jayco 33RLDS. I have never done this before, so I need all the help you can give me. Step by step would be great if anyone has the time. Also what solution would I need to clean it.

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Old 08-21-2016, 06:57 PM   #2
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Best to use a broom type brush (pretty stiff but not a street broom) a pail and some dish wash soap in it. Do a part and hose it off with water. It is as simple as that.

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Old 08-21-2016, 08:34 PM   #3
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Did mine today. Used Dawn Dish soap. Went over each area 3 times. Used the same auto brush I use to clean the RV. You should be able to tell what parts you missed. I think I still missed spots but I could tell that it was cleaner than when \ I started.

I did note that there were these little grains of white, like sand on the ground when I was done. I think that was the part of the membrane that washed off. I think it was the equivalent to exfoliating it. Of course, mine is 6 years old, not as old as yours..

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I used Spic N Span (recommended in my roof manufacturers instructions). I mixed it in a bucket of water then dipped a deck brush in the solution. On heavy stains, I let the solution sit for a few minutes then brush it. Do small areas at a time and rinse off the area before it dries.
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Old 08-22-2016, 06:34 AM   #5
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I've used simple green, car wash soap, or my pressure washer. I wash the roof 2 or 3 times a year. It's not a big deal.
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