How to remove moss from metal siding?

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Old 06-15-20, 12:36 PM
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How to remove moss from metal siding?

hey guys, we have metal siding painted in white color and now some moss is on there where the sunlight doesn't hit.

How can I get that off without peeling the paint please?
 
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Simply washing the wall will do a lot. You can also use a pressure washer. You can also apply a bleach solution or use one of the products intended for the job like Clorox Outdoor Bleach. With anything you have to be careful not to damage the surface. If you are worried about the paint then start on the more mild end.
 
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Is it factory paint on the siding or site applied paint?
 
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We had painted over the original factory paint few years ago
 
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Old 06-16-20, 12:16 PM
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While I've never known of the factory paint peeling, site applied paint might. Try not to use too strong of a cleaner or pressure. If you use a pressure washer use the white or yellow tip.
 
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Thanks guys, I will soak the Part of the wall first then apply the Clorox and instead of the pressure washer will try with a regular hose nozzle going from light to stronger pressure as will be needed.
 
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A semi soft bristle scrub brush might also help.
 
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