Pressure Washer Buyer's Guide

Pressure Washer Buyer's Guide

Choose the right pressure washer for the job

Buying a pressure washer can be a challenging task. We can help you make sure that you get the right one for the job. Also read this article: Matching the Equipment to the Expectation written by Hydro Tek President, John Koen. We also have a brief guide on some questions to ask when buying a pressure washer. We also have some answers to several Frequently Asked Questions about pressure washers (FAQ) Using a Hydro Tek pressure washer offer many distinct advantages over other pressure washers, you can read about them by following this link.

And of course Hydro Tek personnel are happy to answer any questions to help you get the right pressure washer for your needs. Just call 1-800-274-HYDRO and ask for Sales.

Buyer's Guide

Construction: Mining, Drilling, Logging, Earth Moving

Heavy duty industries require heavy duty equipment. Hydro Tek pressure washing machines are equipped with rugged "Pro-Tect-It" Frames that prevent damage of vital systems. Mobile, fully self-contained trailer units are the ideal solutions when external water sources are unavailable. The SC series pressure washer comes equipped with a 110V generator with standard electrical outlets to run lights or other accessories.
Suggested Models: HN Series, SC Series, ProTowWash ®

General Industrial: Manufacturers, Refineries

With every model UL approved Hydro Tek machines can meet your heavy cleaning needs while ensuring the ultimate standard of safety. There is no need to buy costly cleaning chemicals and then deal with the environmental hassles of disposing and recycling. Hydro Tek pressure washers are the cost effective way to prep for manufacturing while promoting a clean and safe work environment.
Suggested Models: HN Series, SS Series, CW Series

Transportation: Trucking, Bus, Rail, Subway, Aircraft, Marine

Looking to ensure the proper image on your buses, trucks, aircraft and vessels. Hydro Tek pressure washers offer the ultimate cleaning answer to the tough dirt, grease and grime. Hydro Tek's stainless steel construction and industrial grade motors and pumps will last for years even these harsh environments.
Suggested Models: SS SeriesHN Series, SC Series, ProTowWash ®

Professional Cleaners: Contract Cleaners, Fleet Washers, Auto Dealers

For the professional cleaner there is nothing more important than the reliability of their pressure washer. Only Hydro Tek offers stainless steel construction and Pro-Tect-It frames as standard features. When you need a durable and dependable pressure washer turn to Hydro Tek.
Suggested Models: SS SeriesSC Series, ProTowWash ®

Agriculture/Livestock: Hog, Poultry, Dairy, Cattle, Wine, Crops, Kennels, Zoos, Equestrian Centers

When sanitizing is everything you need the cleaning power of a Hydro Tek hot water pressure washer. Ideal for cleaning pens and machinery a hot water pressure washer is the cost effective way promote healthy animals and inhibit the spread of disease.
Suggested Models: CW Series, HD Series, SS Series, HN SeriesProTowWash ®

Government:Schools, Hospitals, Military, Government Agencies, DPW, Parks & Recreation

Hydro Tek has been keeping Uncle Sam clean for fifteen years. Graffiti removal, cleaning municipal equipment and sanitation are just some of the needs of an expanding government. Hydro Tek offers hot water pressure washers designed to meet every need of the local, state and federal governments.
Suggested Models: CW Series, HD Series, HN Series, SS Series, SC SeriesProTowWash ®

Entertainment: Golf Course, Resort Hotels, Casinos, Theme Parks, Cruise Ships, Stadiums, Restaurants

A clean, professional appearance is the most significant key to success in any thriving entertainment/leisure organization. Hydro Tek offers the cleaning power of a hot water pressure washer from the convenience of a 115V standard wall outlet or a fully self-contained mobile cleaning system.
Suggested Models: CW Series, HD Series, SS SeriesProTowWash ®

  • Hot Water Pressure Washers

    Hydro Tek hot water pressure washers are designed to tackle the toughest messes wherever they may occur. Our products feature high-quality stainless steel construction, simple controls, and an innovative Spiralast™ heating coil that improves efficiency and reduces your fuel costs. We manufacture the Spiralast™ coils right here in our facility using a proprietary cold rolled process and robotic welds for exceptional strength and unimpeded flow. Our Spiralast™ lifetime warranty is the ONLY lifetime heating coil warranty in the industry.

  • Advantages of a Hot Water Pressure Washer

    Simply by heating up the water, a hot water pressure washer delivers dramatically improved cleaning power compared to a cold water machine. Hot water pressure washers are especially useful for cleaning sticky, greasy, or oily surfaces, because they will loosen the dirt much faster without the large amounts of soap, detergent, or other cleaning chemicals that must be used with a cold water system.

  • Hot Water Pressure Washer Applications

    A hot water pressure washer is essential for any cleanup job involving a sticky, greasy, or oily mess, as well as for applications where a surface must be sanitized. With a variety of models available, including self-contained mobile units with gas, diesel, or electric power, Hydro Tek hot water pressure washers can go anywhere and clean anything. Some common applications include heavy equipment cleaning, vehicle cleaning, graffiti removal, restaurant hood vent cleaning, and livestock facility cleaning.

Quality & Innovation Since 1985

Hydro Tek

From simple beginnings in 1985, Hydro Tek has grown to become the most trusted name in the pressure washer manufacturing industry.

How did we do it? By continually focusing on quality and reliability as the key to customer satisfaction, and by incorporating the latest technologies into our design and manufacturing processes.

By 1991, we were using computer-aided drafting systems to refine our product designs and improve efficiency. In 1997, we brought the power of computers to the shop floor by incorporating laser-cutting and other CNC manufacturing machinery, and in 2001 we began focusing on improving efficiency through the latest manufacturing techniques. The end result has been superior products delivered at a superior value to our customers. Through the next decade, we look forward to fulfilling our vision of making our products the "obvious choice" for all your industrial and commercial cleaning needs.