FAQ: How Soon Can I Seal-Coat my Driveway after Applying Wet & Forget?

Home improvement experts recommend seal coating your concrete or asphalt driveway regularly to prevent premature cracking and crumbling and save yourself the expense and hassle of replacing your driveway before you should have to. But what if you’ve treated your driveway with Wet & Forget Outdoor to eliminate moss, lichen, algae, or mold and mildew? Read on to find out how soon you can seal-coat your driveway.

Protect your Driveway with Wet & Forget Outdoor

Disgusting moss, algae, lichen, and mold and mildew are more than just eyesores when they infest your driveway. Moss can accelerate cracking and crumbling; lichen can damage the surface of some driveways; and moss, algae and mold and mildew can all make your driveway dangerously slippery. Pressure washing your driveway can worsen crumbling and wear away at the seal coat, and it makes a muddy mess. Caustic chemicals such as bleach can eat away at some seal coats and kill your lawn with toxic runoff, and bleach also requires scrubbing.

Wet & Forget Outdoor eliminates moss, lichen, algae, and mold and mildew with no scrubbing, bleach or pressure washing needed. Just spray and leave! Wet & Forget Outdoor’s gentle, non-caustic formula works with the wind and rain to wipe out these disgusting growths over time, and to keep them away for a year or more in most cases. Let Wet & Forget do the work for you! Click here to learn more about treating your driveway with Wet & Forget Outdoor, and click here for tips about avoiding the “Big Four” threats that will damage your driveway the most.

How soon can I Seal-Coat my Driveway?

So you’ve applied Wet & Forget Outdoor to your driveway, and now it’s free of moss, lichen, algae, and mold and mildew. Now what?

All systems go! As soon as the growths are completely gone, you’re free to seal-coat your driveway. The coating would not have adhered properly if the moss, algae, mold and mildew or lichen had been there, anyway. Wet & Forget Outdoor won’t interfere with seal-coating your driveway. The same goes for painting or finishing surfaces such as your deck or fence.

Experts recommend seal-coating asphalt driveways about once a year in cold climates—spring is a good time—and concrete driveways every three to five years. Seal-coating is an excellent way to protect your driveway from the elements, and applying Wet & Forget Outdoor is a terrific way to protect your driveway from damaging growths. Seal-coating and Wet & Forget Outdoor make a great team!

Pick up some Wet & Forget Outdoor today, and protect your driveway from damaging growths!

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