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Brick Cleaning with Wet Blasting: The Ibix H2O System

Brick cleaning with wet blasting is a revolutionary technique that has transformed the way we approach masonry cleaning. It’s an abrasive cleaning method that combines the power of compressed air, plain water, and specific cleaning agents to restore brick constructions to their original glory.

In this blog post, we delve into the intricacies of this process, specifically focusing on the Ibix H20 Cleaning and Restoration System. We will provide an overview of its dry IBIX process and discuss features and benefits of its ergonomic IBIX pistol.

We will also explore specialised brick cleaning using the dry IBIX process before moving onto wet method cleaning with Ibix H2O system – a step up from traditional pressure washing methods. Lastly, we’ll examine quick interventions on natural elements using direct flow vs helical rotary HELIX® dispensing guns.

Whether you’re looking at removing stains or paint removal from historic buildings or simply seeking efficient ways for surface cleaning your property’s masonry walls and mortar joints; understanding brick cleaning with wet blasting could be key in maintaining your property’s aesthetics while preserving its integrity.

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Understanding the Ibix H20 Cleaning and Restoration System

The Ibix H20 system is like a superhero for cleaning and restoring all kinds of materials. It can handle dirt like a boss, from black smoke to pesky atmospheric particles.

Overview of the dry IBIX process

The dry IBIX process is eco-friendly and super effective. It uses high-pressure granules to blast away stubborn deposits without harming delicate surfaces. It’s like magic, preserving textures while saying goodbye to grime.

This system even has special abrasives, like the gentle giant “Carbonart Z6,” perfect for porous surfaces. It’s tough on dirt but gentle on materials like brick or terracotta.

Features and benefits of the ergonomic IBIX pistol

The IBIX pistol is the ultimate cleaning sidekick. It’s lightweight, so no operator fatigue here. Plus, it gives you total control over the flow rate and blast pattern size. Talk about power in your hands.

  • Ease-of-use: Just a simple trigger mechanism, and you’re good to go. No need for extensive training.
  • Versatility: With interchangeable nozzles, it’s like having a whole arsenal of cleaning options at your fingertips.
  • Durability: Made from tough materials, this pistol can handle even the harshest working conditions. It’s built to last.
  • Safety: Safety first. The IBIX pistol has a dead-man switch, so no accidental discharges when you’re not using it.

Specialised Cleaning with the Dry IBIX Process

The dry IBIX process is a game-changer for delicate materials like stone, terracotta, and brick. Say goodbye to stubborn deposits like carbonisation that are a pain in the you-know-what to remove.

Use Cases for the Dry IBIX Process

This method is perfect for restoring historical monuments and buildings that have seen better days. Homeowners who desire to maintain their residence in a neat and undamaged state can take advantage of the Dry IBIX Process.

Commercial spaces can benefit too. Churches and museums can now stay spick and span without sacrificing their original charm.

Importance of Retaining Natural Protection (Patina)

The dry IBIX process is a genius because it doesn’t strip away the natural protection on surfaces known as patina. It’s like cleaning without ruining the party. Your surfaces stay protected and beautiful.

Features And Benefits Of The Ergonomic IBIX Pistol

  • Ergonomics: Designed to keep you comfy during those long cleaning sessions. No more fatigue.
  • Precision: Target specific areas without messing up the rest. It’s like a cleaning sniper.
  • Versatility: Works indoors and outdoors on all sorts of materials. It’s a cleaning chameleon.
  • Safety: Safety first, folks. This pistol has got your back with features like a pressure regulator and a dead man’s switch.

So, how does this innovative technology work? It’s all about the ergonomic pistol and its controlled projection mechanism. With the help of a special abrasive compound called “Carbonart Z6,” you can achieve top-notch results while preserving the integrity of the original structures. It’s like magic, but better.

Wet Method Cleaning with Ibix H2O System

The Ibix H2O system is a game-changer for cleaning non-porous stones like marble. It’s like a superhero for tackling dirt, but without the cape.

Advantages over Traditional Methods

Forget old-school cleaning methods. The Ibix H20 system is here to save the day. It uses a mix of calcium carbonate “Carbonart Z5” and atomised water to gently and effectively remove dirt. No harsh chemicals needed.

Not only is it environmentally friendly with its water conservation powers, but it also saves delicate surfaces from potential damage. It’s like a knight in shining armor, protecting your stone’s integrity.

Efficiency in Terms of Productivity & Hourly Yield

The Ibix H20 system is a productivity powerhouse. It cleans large areas in record time, leaving traditional methods in the dust. It’s like the Usain Bolt of cleaning tools.

  • Faster completion time: With its high-pressure jet stream and adjustable settings, it covers more ground in less time. Zoom, zoom.
  • Savings on labour costs: Say goodbye to manual scrubbing and repetitive motions. The Ibix H20 system saves you manpower hours and money. Cha-ching.
  • Increase in hourly yield: Thanks to its superior performance and large capacity tank, you’ll be a productivity superstar. Get ready to impress.

All these factors make the Ibix H20 system the ultimate choice for tackling dirt on non-porous stones like marble. It’s like having a cleaning wizard by your side, making the world a cleaner and healthier place.

Quick Interventions on Natural Elements

The Ibix H20 system, combined with CARBONART® abrasives, is the perfect solution for fast fixes on delicate materials like marble and granite. Get quality results without compromising integrity.

Direct Flow vs Helical Rotary HELIX® Dispensing Guns

Efficiency is key in cleaning and restoration work. Choose between direct flow guns for simplicity and reliability, or helical rotary HELIX® guns for more control over pressure settings. Perfect for intricate decorative works.

Impact on Productivity Rates

Using adjustable operating pressure systems like Ibix H20 not only improves cleaning performance but also boosts productivity rates:

  • Faster Cleaning Times: Quickly adjust pressure settings for different surfaces, clean faster than traditional methods.
  • Savings in Resources: CARBONART® abrasives reduce material waste, saving costs and supporting environmental sustainability.
  • Better Quality Results: Specialised equipment ensures consistent quality, leading to customer satisfaction and repeat business opportunities.

Whether it’s homogeneous dirt on marble or stubborn deposits on terracotta bricks, versatile tools like Ibix H20 are time-efficient and effective. Create cleaner spaces swiftly without compromising quality results. An invaluable asset in any exterior maintenance toolkit.

For further information about our services, please visit our website: LBC Exterior CLEANING.

FAQs in Relation to Brick Cleaning With Wet Blasting

Can you Waterblast bricks?

Yes, waterblasting is a safe and effective method for cleaning bricks when done correctly.

Can you water blast brick walls?

Absolutely, water blasting can be used to clean brick walls without causing damage.

What PSI is needed to clean brick?

Typically, a pressure setting between 1,000 and 1,200 PSI is sufficient for cleaning bricks.

Is it OK to pressure wash a brick house?

Pressure washing can be safely used on a brick house if done properly with appropriate equipment.


The Ibix H2O Cleaning and Restoration System: the ultimate solution for brick cleaning with wet blasting.

Experience the power of the specialized dry IBIX process and ergonomic pistol, delivering efficient and precise cleaning while preserving the bricks’ natural patina.

Why settle for traditional methods when the Ibix H2O system offers increased productivity and hourly yield?