Last updated on June 11, 2019
Whether you live in a big city or small town, graffiti is always a part of the landscape. Street art can range from the ugly to the offensive, but they are never harmless. Sitting graffiti can create horrible first impressions, drag down property values and can deter clients or customers from businesses. With so much on the line, it is important to avoid risks at all costs and that means professional graffiti removal.
Avoid An Amateur Approach
Do-It-Yourself techniques seem like a cost-effective way to treat unwanted paint but it is not effective and can leave properties worse-off. Paint thinners, for example, are designed to break down stains, but they can actually spread them instead. Spray cans apply paint in a direct design but due to their construction, they apply overspray as well.
DIY has a habit of honing in on initial designs but tends to neglect the small flecks surrounding them. Harsh treatments can also cause discolourations to bleed. Instead of removing paint stains, this process can enlarge them. Professional services offer timely and effective removal without the threat of damage to construction materials.
In areas like Vancouver, street art is unavoidable. Even expert service cannot prevent initial hit jobs but they can discourage repeat performances. Graffiti artists are competitive, so leaving tags to sit can encourage more paint, all in the name of rivalry. Quick action sends the message that artistic efforts are wasted when they are removed within a matter of days, or even hours.
Quick action is also important to the outcome of your project as well. If left to sit, spray paint also soaks deeper into surfaces, making it even harder to remove. Specialists not only provide quick service but know how to handle specks, shadows and discolourations at any stage.
In addition to being experienced and well-equipped, property maintenance firms are insured, which provides clients with additional peace of mind. In the event of any unforeseen accidents, technicians are fully covered for any bodily harm or property damage. With no risk and high-reward, expert graffiti removal is the only way to restore your home or commercial space to its former glory.