No one is unfamiliar with moss or algae: we have seen them in their wild habitats such as on rocks in rainforests and thriving in rock pools the sea – but as far as we are concerned they don't belong on the footpath!

Moss and algae will grow wherever there is a combination of moisture and shade, and will take up residence on almost every exterior surface.

Nowhere is safe!

Areas that experience foot traffic such as footpaths, side paths, driveways, decks and porches pose a risk to anyone who walks on them there is moss or algae growing as they can become very slippery – not too mention your lovely surfaces will have turned an unsightly bright green!

Moss and algae will appear quicker on surfaces than growths like mould and lichen, and the bonus about that is that they also disappear quicker!

The best way to remove these slippery, slimy growths is with Wet & Forget.

Wet & Forget is a bleach free, biodegradable moss, mould, lichen and algae remover that kills the spores of the growth and helps the husks to decompose. Wet & Forget can remove biological growth on almost any exterior surface as it contains no harsh chemicals and requires no pressure cleaning or water blasting.


How do you use Wet & Forget to treat moss and algae?

  • Simply mix 1 part Wet & Forget with 5 parts water in a garden sprayer.
  • Saturate the affected area with the diluted Wet & Forget.
  • Apply on a cool, dry day when no rain is expected.
  • Leave the product on the surface, and let Wet & Forget do the job for you!
  • Algae will disappear within days.
  • Moss will turn brown within a few days and decompose within a few weeks.


Wet & Forget is best used to treat smaller, more delicate areas that may require careful maneuvering in order to avoid getting overspray on windows, cars, or plants.

To treat larger or harder to reach areas such as roofs, driveways or tennis courts try Rapid Application. Learn more HERE.