Benefits of Pressure Washing Heavy Equipment

Do you own or work for a company that works with heavy equipment? Did you know pressure washing these types of equipment will not only save you money in the end, but will ensure safety and work production with your employees and company? 

Pressure washing is available to remove any mud, grease, or other debris from heavy equipment faster and more efficiently than any other method. Successful construction companies, dealerships or any other individuals that own heavy equipment can benefit greatly by keeping their expensive machines being consistently cleaned and kept in top notch shape.

Why You Should Pressure Wash Your Heavy Equipment

  • By regularly cleaning construction equipment, it puts less strain on the fixed and moving parts of your equipment. The buildup of dirt or debris can act as abrasives and friction agents that will end up causing those parts to wear much faster than regularly washed equipment. 
  • Regularly cleaned machines keep the engine and machine cooler when there is no mud or debris caked on the equipment. If there was mud and debris constantly being caked on the equipment, it can cause it to overheat which will end up creating a shorter life cycle for your piece of equipment. 
  • Your work is more productive when you are able to work with clean equipment because when your machine has been neglected to be cleaned it can cause parts to fail and shut down which can add lost time and expensive repairs. 
  • By regularly cleaning machines, it can also give you the opportunity to constantly inspect for potential problems. For example, with a clean machine you can see if there is a crack in the machine or if there are any leaks anywhere without having mud caked on that would potentially hide these things. When you have a clean machine, it makes it clearer and easier to see other damages that you can fix before it gets even worse. 
  • Regularly cleaned machines enhances safety for employees and others around the area. Contaminant buildup around items like the electrical systems can result in a dangerous blow-out or voltage, which can be life threatening to anyone handling or near the machine. A clean machine can also help prevent any slips or falls on the equipment. 
  • Clean machines are able to run smoother and more efficiently. 

Types of Heavy Equipment to Power Wash

  • Tractors
  • Loader
  • Bulldozer
  • Forklift
  • Excavators
  • Backhoe
  • Dumptrucks
  • Graders
  • Pavers
  • Compactors
  • And much more!


If you live in Utah and are looking for someone to come power wash your heavy equipment, contact AJET Services. 

(801) 330-0398