McHenry PCS Blog


How to Prevent Corrosion

Posted on: August 2nd, 2019 by McHenry PCS

At McHenry Pressure Cleaning Systems, we know the toll that salt corrosion can take on machinery. That’s why we offer a full range of cleaning products to stop this mineral in its tracks. Our equipment protects metal substances from further corrosion. What is Corrosion? Corrosion is defined as the wearing away and breakdown of solid […]

Hot vs. Cold: Industrial Pressure Washers

Posted on: June 1st, 2019 by McHenry PCS

When it comes to using a pressure washing for industrial cleaning jobs, there are a variety of ways to determine the best pressure washer for the job. The first distinguishing factor to help determine the right machine is whether you will be using hot or cold water while cleaning. Hot and cold water pressure washers […]

Should You Buy or Rent a Pressure Washer?

Posted on: June 1st, 2019 by McHenry PCS

When it comes time to clean (commercial or residential), it can be difficult to decide how to invest your money—to buy or rent a pressure washer. That’s why we’ve compiled a list of five questions you should ask before making a purchase. 1. How will you be using the machine? Assess your cleaning needs first […]

11 Industries That Use Steam Cleaners

Posted on: October 30th, 2017 by McHenry PCS

Why a steam cleaner may be the best option for your cleaning task? Simply put, steam cleaners simplify business. Aside from cutting down on the amount of equipment you’ll need to transport each day, you’ll also be cutting down on chemical costs. Steam cleaners require less chemicals due to the grease and grime loosening nature […]

6 Steps to Bust That Rust

Posted on: April 20th, 2017 by McHenry PCS

At McHenry Pressure Cleaning Systems, we know the toll that salt corrosion can take on machinery. That’s why we offer a full range of cleaning products to stop this mineral in its tracks. Our equipment protects metal substances from further corrosion. What is Corrosion? Corrosion is defined as wearing away and breakdown of solid materials, […]

22 Tips for Winter Pressure Washing

Posted on: December 20th, 2016 by McHenry PCS

Yes, the weather outside is frightful. But your machinery and fleet can still be delightful. Despite freezing cold temperatures, at McHenry Pressure Cleaning Systems, we realize many of our customers still need to pressure wash trucks, tankers, and equipment. Your vehicles and fleet are a representation of your company. They’re like mobile billboards for your […]

Winterizing Industrial Equipment Guide

Posted on: November 8th, 2016 by McHenry PCS

As the leaves change color and temperatures drop, the time has come to begin thinking about winter days ahead.  More than just thinking about cold, snowy winter months, it’s not too early to begin preparing and winterizing your expensive tools and machines. November is an ideal month to prepare your pressure washing equipment/system, air compressors […]

Eight Questions to Ask Before Choosing an Air Compressor

Posted on: August 15th, 2016 by McHenry PCS

Whether you’re pumping up tires, running power tools, spray painting equipment, running back-up power, or need energy for other business applications, an air compressor is the 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 […]

Commercial Pressure Washers for Your Business

Posted on: July 15th, 2016 by McHenry PCS

From backhoes to bulldozers, cranes to combines, and tractors to trucks, McHenry has the ideal commercial pressure washer to clean all your company equipment. For more than 25 years, McHenry Pressure Cleaning Systems has helped our clients solve all their maintenance needs.   Whether you use a pressure washer at your business or off site, […]

The Importance of the Pressure Washer Pump

Posted on: June 21st, 2016 by McHenry PCS

Just as the heart pumps blood, a pressure washer pump is the lifeblood of a pressure washer. At McHenry Pressure Cleaning Systems, we’ve supplied high quality pressure cleaning and environmental equipment to clients for more than 25 years. We also offer a full line of pump kits for a variety of pressure washer makes and […]