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There are several ways to repair and enhance the exterior of your home. A great and affordable way to do this is with specialist exterior paints. BandQ has a range of different types for the job you decide to take on.
Is your property looking tired on the outside? Perhaps it’s time to brighten the exterior of your home or repair any winter damage? You may even be ready for a change of style or colour to give a fresh new look to your home this spring. Exterior masonry paint comes in a wide range of colours and is developed to withstand whatever the weather throws at it. From neutral to bold, find the colour for your home.
The new year brings a chance to look forward to better weather in your garden, but you may need to prepare for it. Over the winter months the wooden features in your garden will have taken a beating.
Garden furniture, sheds and fences may need some attention to get them looking smart again – or you may just want to give your outdoor space a new, colourful look. A cost effective way to do this is to restore and protect the wood with our wood care products.
Choose a combination of treatments to get a new look and prolong the longevity of your fences, sheds or decking. We have a wide range of colours from bright vibrant tones to natural traditional shades to choose from.
The biggest part of any painting job is making sure the surface is properly prepared. This will vary depending on the job in hand. In particular, if you are looking to paint an exterior wall you may encounter one or more of the following.
Creepers and vegetation
You may have to trim back creepers or shrubs to gain access to the surface you wish to paint. These areas may need treating with an anti-fungal solution.
Sandpaper uses a grading system to denote how abrasive it is. The lower the number, the more course the sandpaper will be. Start with a low number to remove debris quickly and work through to a higher grade so you end up with a fine, smooth finish.
For most outdoor painting jobs you’ll find that you need to clean the surfaces before you can start. A great way to do this effectively is by using a pressure washer.
These provide a quick and powerful solution to cleaning large areas. These are also great for other cleaning jobs including washing the car or paving, making them a great long term investment.