How do I clean my driveway?


I’m 60 years old with a bad back. My driveway has turned very dark and dirty over the years. I’m a disabled nurse so money and strength are at a minimum.

q how do i clean my driveway i m 60 years old with a bad back
  7 answers
  • Dee Dee on Aug 27, 2018

    Have someone power wash the driveway. It will clean up very fast with a power washer. You may even be able to do it, because it does not require much strength.

  • Mis14036846 Mis14036846 on Aug 27, 2018

    rent a power washer and hire a kid from the neighborhood

  • Maria Satulla Maria Satulla on Aug 27, 2018

    Well, you could either see if one of your neighbors has a power washer or you could rent one. Then maybe hire either a neighborhood kid or if u have any kids in the family ask them. That would be the cheapest way. Also, you could post on facebook in services needed and see if anyone responds with a price you can afford. My teenage son gets jobs like that all the time. Good luck to you!

  • I have had several back surgeries so I know how you must feel. Borrow or rent a power washer. Nothing a little vinegar, Dawn dish soap and a long handled stiff bristle boom to fix. Squirt the dawn, brush it up till it foams a bit, generously sprinkle white vinegar, brush the entire surface and then hose off. Repeat in problem spots.

  • PCSheehan PCSheehan on Aug 28, 2018

    You can get a power washer nozzle for your garden hose for about $20 and sit in a lawn chair and move it around as you sit and use it. You can take your time and stop as you see fit.

  • Eloise Eloise on Aug 28, 2018

    You might also try oxygenated bleach (Stain Solver). Check out a couple of YouTube videos to see if you're physically able to use this method:

    Stain Solvers can be purchased on line:

  • Sarah A. Victory Sarah A. Victory on Aug 28, 2018

    I used cheap 100% bleach in a garden sprayer on my aggregate concrete. You may rinse it or not w/a hose. Reapply bleach on extremely dirty places. Take your time and do a little at a time if your physical limitations require it. I did! Good luck.