Workplace Injuries: The 5 Most Common and Costly

The cost of workplace injuries continues to rise despite the overall drop in the number of workplace incidents. According to the 2018 Liberty Mutual Workplace Safety Index, the number of serious workplace injuries fell by 1.5%. However, the cost, including … Read More....

Maintaining a Drug Free Workplace as Marijuana Laws Change

Changing marijuana laws aren’t necessarily making weed more welcome in the workplace. As marijuana legalization laws continue to change, employers are presented with challenges when it comes to drug free workplace testing. Companies that wish to maintain drug-free workplaces face … Read More....

Residential vs Commercial Power Washing

Residential vs Commercial Power Washing

Starting a small pressure washing business can be accomplished with a minimal investment and training but the skill required to safely and effectively clean different surfaces can only be achieved through experience or professional training. … Read More....

Commercial Pressure Wash Jobs: Sample Cleaning

Trying to close big commercial pressure wash jobs?  There is a lot of work that goes into a big commercial job before you start your machine. The process of bidding and meeting with potential commercial clients can be stressful and … Read More....

Truck Mount vs Trailer Rig: Pros & Cons

While many power washers will argue for their preferred setup method, truck mount vs trailer rig are likely your first two considerations when starting or upgrading your business. Each has a number of advantages as well as disadvantages. If you … Read More....

Reverse Graffiti: Power Wash Advertising

Reverse Graffiti is the process of cleaning specific areas of dirty pavements or walls which creates art or advertising through the contrast of clean and dirty sections. For repeatable and commercial reverse graffiti, typically, a stencil is produced in metal … Read More....

Winter Storage: How to Protect Your Power Washer

If your business operates in the north, you are likely nearing your off season as temperatures begin to drop. With that comes putting your power washer in winter storage, but it’s important to properly prepare it first. Here are a … Read More....

Power Wash Claims Reported in October 2017

At Joseph D. Walters, we’ve insured power wash and window cleaning professional for 40 years, so we’ve seen it all. Because we know what can happen, we want to inform washers like you of the kinds of power wash claims … Read More....

Off Season: What Coverages You Should Carry When You Aren’t Working

During the off season of the winter, you have the perfect opportunity to review all aspects of your business. This season provides time to pay attention to some details that you don’t have time for during spring and summer. A … Read More....