By NICK YAMASHITA
A brand new power-washing enterprise has opened up in Moapa Valley. “The Cleanmen,” owned and operated by Blake Bush has been cleansing up home siding and cement driveways, walkways, and patios everywhere in the valley.
Bush has been in enterprise for about 4 months now and has discovered success and loads of buyer satisfaction.
Bush graduated from Moapa Valley Excessive College as a part of the pandemic class of 2020. He’s at present awaiting paperwork to be processed for a name on a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
“I figured since I’m ready, and to maintain busy, I’ll do that enterprise and work,” stated Blake. “It’s going to additionally assist me elevate funds wanted to assist assist me throughout my mission.”
He obtained the thought from a You Tube video from a “You Tuber” named “Ceaselessly Self Employed.” Within the video, it exhibits the topic additionally beginning a power-washing enterprise.
“The man has given me concepts, ideas, and recommendation on how you can set-up the enterprise and preserve it working,” stated Bush.
Bush has determined to solely power-wash home siding and cement floor areas like driveways, storage flooring, patios, and walkways.
“I’ve the power-washer however I even have a floor cleaner machine for the cemented areas,” he stated. “I take advantage of Zeppes Purple Degreaser, which is top-notch high quality cleaner.”
Blake has set a aim of elevating $11,000-$12,000 in financial savings for his mission. He stated that he hopes to go to a international nation.
Within the meantime, Blake has been averaging about 5 purchasers per week which has stored him busy. He has had loads of happy prospects. He stated that about 98 p.c of his enterprise comes from word-of-mouth from one comfortable buyer to a different.
Bush was born in Las Vegas however raised right here in Moapa Valley. His dad and mom are Brad and Leah Bush of Overton. He grew up driving dust bikes which he nonetheless continues, engaged on issues as a mechanic, and taking previous issues and fixing them up.
After graduating highschool final 12 months, Blake went to Washington state and labored on a good-sized farm. He additionally at present farms part-time for Hardy Farms right here in Moapa Valley.
Blake attended School of Southern Nevada for a short while finding out Fireplace Science which he plans to proceed after his mission. He plans on being a firefighter working for a metropolis or county hearth division. He has had some earlier expertise within the Mesquite Fireplace Division’s Explorer program throughout 2017-2018 which helped stoke his curiosity and want in that area.
Blake has loved his energy washing enterprise and it appears to offer for a necessity in the neighborhood.
“I’ve had nothing however compliments and I really recognize all of my prospects,” he stated.
Bush prices $0.15 per sq ft for his providers, however he affords a reduction to those that want over 2,000 sq ft cleaned. In that case, the low cost takes the speed right down to $0.10 per sq ft, he stated.
“I all the time do the perfect I can, particularly on this enterprise of cleansing,” stated Blake. “I give my all to each job I do.”
For extra details about The Cleanmen or to rent Bush for a power-washing job of home siding or cement surfaces, contact Bush by calling (702) 444-1121 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.