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    How can I remove lichen from my roof?

    Roofers

    Hi, what do I need to do to remove lichen from my roof? Can this be done DIY and if so, what method could I use? Does it depend on the type of roof I have?

    Asked by duncan on 25th May 2022
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    CT flat roofing specialists

    "Yes it depends on what type off roof you have a wire brush to slate and tiled roofs then hose down with water then spray over roof with moss/lichen remover let it dry then spray again with remover"

    Answered on 25th May 2022 - Member since Jan 2022 - report
    Proud home improvements

    "Soft wash (sodium hypochlorite) it is a no pressure way to clean roof and not cause damage and has good results"

    Answered on 25th May 2022 - Member since Jan 2021 - report
    Jmproofingservice

    "Lichen can be poisoners so make sure to wear a mask it is something you can do your self"

    Answered on 26th May 2022 - Member since Feb 2022 - report
    Bunsy roof care

    "Depends on your roof need to look at it and depend how much is on"

    Answered on 27th May 2022 - Member since Jan 2022 - report
    Crownroofing&gutteringLtd

    "Hi Duncan

    Depending on what roof it is ,you can different sort of mixes vinegar or bleach can remove it or jet wash it .
    Your roof might need sealing or repair once cleaned .

    Regards"

    Answered on 25th May 2022 - Member since Aug 2020 - report

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