When you are painting the exterior of a home or building, you don’t paint over the existing coats of paint. Rather, you remove the paint to get to the bare surface and this makes for an easier paint job and a far more satisfying result. Of course, removing the paint from an entire home can be a lengthy, strenuous process so it’s better if you have the right equipment.
Sandblasters use compressed air to project sand or an alternative abrasive onto a surface to strip it, shape it, or smooth it. The speed of the machines makes most alternative methods extremely impractical and the mobility of certain sandblasting machinery means that you can take advantage of this technique for virtually any project.
Professional mobile sandblasters bring the benefits of sandblasting directly to you so that you can speed up your project and ensure that certain work is carried out properly. Sandblasting can also be utilised to refinish or restore surfaces back to their original look.
What Can Be Sandblasted?
Mobile sandblasting makes it possible to sandblast immovable objects or pieces of equipment that are considerably heavy and mobile sandblasters offer residential services as well as commercial services. Sandblasting is available for steel, wood, and even sandstone surfaces; most surfaces are suitable for sandblasting work, and if you are unsure, your sandblasters will be able to answer any questions.
Properly Prepare Your Surfaces for Construction or Paint
Most often, mobile sandblasting in Perth is used as a preparation technique. Professional sandblasters can strip and smooth surfaces to get them ready for new paint. Sandblasting may also be necessary for construction reasons and discussing the details with your sandblaster providers will ensure that they adjust their services accordingly.
When it comes to painting and refinishing, working with a bare surface almost always generates a better outcome. This allows paint to stick better, last longer, and look better, among other things, but getting to that bare surface can be extremely difficult without an efficient piece of equipment.
If you are refinishing or repainting heavy equipment, mobile sandblasting services mean that you don’t have to take the time or use the resources required to move the equipment and the entire process is just far more efficient.
Sandblasting for Surface Restoration
Sandblasting is similar to power washing in that it completely removes contaminants and coverings that may be present on a surface.
For buildings that have more or less been ruined by something such as a poor paint job, sandblasting allows you to get down to the bare material and start fresh. If a beautiful wood or stone building has been covered with paint, dirt, or another material, sandblasting can restore it to its original beauty.