Removing Moss From Roof

I recently had my mossy roof sprayed with Spray and Forget and now have a roof covered with dead moss. How do I get this off? It looks worse than when it was green, even though I know this is better. I'd like to know how to get rid of it. Thanks.


By Joan from Rangeley Plantation, ME

October 12, 20100 found this helpful

This is from the Popular Mechanics website:

They suggested killing the moss then get on the roof with a pressure washer and starting at the top of the roof, spray down the roof

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October 12, 20100 found this helpful

I need to add a warning on killing the moss. Do not use Tide or bleach as these will shorten the life of the roof considerably.

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November 24, 20150 found this helpful

Bleach is what most, if not all, roofing shingle manufacturers recommend using on their products, what you don't want to use is elbow grease... and careful not to sweep away any granules which keep the shingles doing their jobs, if your not exactly sure on how to deal with moss on your roof, hire someone who does.

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