McHenry PCS Blog

Finding the Right Pressure Washing Accessory

Posted on: April 20th, 2023 by McHenry PCS

Pressure washing accessories run the gamut from extended reach and dual wands and nozzles to soap applicators. Choosing the right accessories for your pressure washer and cleaning application can save you a lot of time and give you more control and power! Making the switch to quick-connect nozzles only represents one of many ways to […]

Using Your Pressure Washer as a Jetter or Pipe Cleaner

Posted on: September 6th, 2022 by McHenry PCS

If you or your customers have ever wanted to clean out a drain or pipe without calling the plumber, you’re in luck. Your pressure washer may be capable of converting into a pipe cleaner—a jetter, as they’re known—with a custom kit that includes the hose reel, control valve, jetter hose and nozzle. Let’s find out […]

Choosing the Proper Surface Cleaner for Your Equipment and Application

Posted on: June 24th, 2022 by McHenry PCS

Do you pressure wash decks, driveways, sidewalks, and garages for a living? Do you ever wonder if you can do it faster and better? Chances are good that switching from a regular 2-inch spray wand to a multi-inch, multi-nozzle rotary surface cleaner attachment will double your productivity—or even triple or quadruple it! Concrete, wood, asphalt, […]

The Importance of Using the Right Pressure Washer Nozzle

Posted on: April 29th, 2022 by McHenry PCS

How can you clean faster and more efficiently with your pressure washer without causing damage? By choosing the right pressure washer nozzle! Matching the pressure washer nozzle to the pressure and flow of your unit—and to the task at hand—is the key to success. The correct spray tip can reduce the time and effort involved […]

Pressure Washer Pumps — When to Repair or Replace

Posted on: March 7th, 2022 by McHenry PCS

When the pressure washer pump breaks, how do you know whether it’s time to replace it or repair it? What are the pros and cons of repairing vs. replacement, and what are the signs of severe irreparable damage? Take a moment to review signs that it’s time to repair or replace a pressure washer pump […]

6 Benefits of Routine Preventative Maintenance for Pressure Washers and More

Posted on: January 31st, 2022 by McHenry PCS

“If it isn’t broke, don’t fix it.” Let’s bust that myth right now! When it comes to pressure washers and air compressors, routine and preventative maintenance keeps your business going. It prevents delays and helps you make more money. Let’s review six benefits of preventative maintenance for your essential equipment. Reduce overall expenses. Prevent work […]

The Latest and Greatest Heaters for Your Shop, Warehouse, or Job Site

Posted on: December 6th, 2021 by McHenry PCS

Each winter, one thing can make or break your comfort on the job site—the efficiency and quality of your portable heater. McHenry has a wide range of fuel-fired VAL6 infrared heaters for your worksite, farm, workshop, warehouse, or shop. The options range from compact space to long-running portable heating options designed for large spaces. Learn […]

How Preventative Maintenance Benefits You

Posted on: October 27th, 2021 by McHenry PCS

Winter is coming to Baltimore, Washington, DC and surrounding areas. Is your pressure washing systems, portable heaters and air compressors and other systems ready for the cold weather? Can they handle the additional wear and tear of freezing temperatures? Make sure the answer is yes with preventative maintenance from qualified technicians. This simple step can […]

Clean Better & Save Time with New Two-Step Cleaning Attachment

Posted on: July 29th, 2021 by McHenry PCS

Do you want a cost-effective way to clean vehicles better and faster? Our new dual-lance foaming wand system offers an easy, effective way to apply soap and perform two-step cleaning. This device provides an easy and efficient method of two-step cleaning without special pressure washers or complicated, expensive equipment. The system provides the added benefit […]

Eight Questions to Ask Before Choosing an Air Compressor

Posted on: April 20th, 2021 by McHenry PCS

Whether you’re pumping up tires, running power tools, spray painting equipment, running backup power, or need energy for other business applications, an air compressor is an ideal tool. At McHenry Pressure Cleaning Systems, our wide variety of air compressors fit the bill for all your automotive, commercial, and industrial needs. But with so many to […]