Hardscapes are a worthwhile investment for your outdoor living space, combining functionality and style that satisfies your aesthetic tastes. However, they can wear down over time, especially from frequent foot traffic and weathering. Because of this, you'll want to regularly clean and seal your hardscapes. This process involves thoroughly cleaning debris, dirt, and grime buildup before applying a sealant to lock in their cleanliness and protect them from additional wear and tear. Doing this regularly will ensure they stay in like-new condition and remain long-lasting focal points for your property. So, how often should you clean and seal your hardscapes in New Jersey or Pennsylvania? If you want to increase their longevity, you'll want to perform this maintenance 1-2 times a year. Continue reading to learn more about how cleaning and sealing is the secret to long-lasting hardscapes!

What does cleaning and sealing your hardscapes entail?

Close up on freshly cleaned and sealed pavers in front of a home in Phillipsburg, NJ.

Your hardscapes are investments, and you want to keep them looking great and well-maintained so they can last for years to come. Fortunately, that's where cleaning and sealing them comes in. This service involves pros thoroughly cleaning them of any dirt, debris, and grime that's built up over time using specialized equipment. They'll also pay close attention to any hard-to-reach areas and ensure your hardscapes are pristine before applying the sealant of your choice.

Sealants can create various finishes on your hardscapes, allowing you to choose your preferred look, including wet, glossy, and color-enhancing!

What are the benefits of regularly cleaning and sealing your hardscapes?

After years of heavy foot traffic and exposure to the elements, it's natural for your hardscapes to wear down and lose their luster. However, there's a way to bring back their shine and like-new condition - through cleaning and sealing! Regularly maintaining your hardscapes is crucial to rejuvenating their aesthetic, especially ones that experience more use than others, such as patios. However, that's not all cleaning and sealing them will do - it will also protect them from additional wear and tear and environmental conditions, such as snow, rain, and sunlight; this will make them longer-lasting so you can get more use out of them. Plus, it'll keep your hardscapes relatively low-maintenance, as they'll require very little upkeep until the next time they're professionally cleaned and sealed!

How often should you clean and seal your hardscapes?

Close up on pavers being power washed on a property in Clinton, NJ.

Several factors can impact your hardscapes throughout the year, from seasonal changes to heavy foot traffic. So, you'll want to clean and seal them as often as 1-2 times a year. That way, you can keep up with any dirt and debris, maintaining their cleanliness while ensuring optimal protection from wear and tear year after year.

Want to keep your hardscapes pristine and long-lasting? Call us to sign up for our cleaning and sealing service!

Do you want to keep your hardscapes pristine and long-lasting? If so, you've come to the right place! Our team at Trevor's Landscaping will exercise precision and thoroughness when cleaning your features, using specialized equipment to remove even the toughest stains and grime buildup. Then, we'll apply the sealant of your choice to lock in their cleanliness and protect them from anything thrown their way! This service is available at the time of installation of one of our many hardscapes or as an add-on for our existing hardscape customers, where we'll clean and seal them 1-2 times a year to maintain their like-new condition.

We offer our hardscape cleaning and sealing service to commercial and residential properties, as well as HOAs, in Clinton, Califon, and nearby areas in New Jersey. We also provide this service in Easton, Bethlehem, Nazareth, PA, and other surrounding areas. If you are in New Jersey, call us at (908) 399-6281 to sign up! If you're in Pennsylvania, call (610) 215-9286 to get started today.