Jet Washing Domestic properties During the hose pipe ban 2012
Domestic Patio and Driveway jet washing or pressure cleaning can take place providing it is to make safe an area or if we are using Water harvested from rain water.
Grey waste water from our window cleaning RO water system is collected and can be used for domestic properties .
We are also currently developing our rain water system - photos to be added shortly.
1000l water tank with pump
Can be filled up via filtered harvested rain water or grey water from the window cleaning teams RO system.
Hose Pipe Ban 2012 Restrictions and Exemptions regarding Jet washing in London:
Thames Water’s statement:
- watering a ‘garden’ using a hosepipe;
- cleaning a private motor-vehicle using a hosepipe;
- watering plants on domestic or other non-commercial premises using a hosepipe;
- cleaning a private leisure boat using a hosepipe;
- filling or maintaining a domestic swimming or paddling pool;
- drawing water, using a hosepipe, for domestic recreational use;
- filling or maintaining a domestic pond using a hosepipe;
- filling or maintaining an ornamental fountain;
- cleaning walls, or windows, of domestic premises using a hosepipe;
- cleaning paths or patios using a hosepipe;
- cleaning other artificial outdoor surfaces using a hosepipe.
Thames Water Hose pipe ban 2012 Exemptions
i. using a hosepipe in a garden or for cleaning walls or windows of domestic premises, paths or patios, a private leisure boat or an artificial outdoor surface, where such use is necessary for health and safety reasons.
For Example During the hose pipe ban of 2012 we can Jet wash or pressure clean using mains water supply in London if:
- We are removing Slippery surfaces caused by Moss and Algae,
- Dog mess or bird mess that may come in to contact with children playing,
- Loose Bricks or slabs that make a trip Hazard and need to be repaired ,
- or if Water is provided from a private well or separate source from mains supply
- Jet wash from a rain water butt
- - We may be able to bring water to site please call for a Quotation for this service
Please call 0207 231 5888 or look at www.Hosepipeban.org.uk for more information of the above.