Anyone that has seen a Queenslander property knows that this structure is very different from all modern and most older structures as well. These properties have stunning architectural elements, are built using timber and elaborate iron features and sport large verandas and porches. While these buildings look unique and have stood the test of time, they require a significant amount of maintenance and care.
Some useful tips
The expert painters at Attentive Painting & Decorating
have put together pointers you can follow to maintain the beauty and integrity of your Queenslander property:
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- If you notice that the paint is flaking, don’t defer getting this problem fixed. The delay will cause the paint to continue peeling even more and that will affect the appearance of the overall structure.
- When you are painting your Queenslander property, make it a point to remove the older coat of paint completely before applying the next one. A special paint thinner would have to be used to remove the older paint after which the surfaces would have to be sanded and painted carefully using a suitable paint.
- As part of the maintenance plan, check the walls and other wooden features for the presence of mould. This build-up can become health risk and will affect the timber features permanently.
Maintaining a Queenslander property isn’t something a novice or layperson can handle. Flaking paint, rusting metal features and mould build-up can impact the integrity of the structure and mar its beauty as well. However, you can easily avoid all these problems by hiring professionals like the ones at Attentive Painting & Decorating for the job.
We have the knowledge, tools, licensing and experience to handle Queenslander maintenance
in a skilled and expert manner. For a free consultation and quote, please call us on (07) 3886 4533
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