Graffiti and Vandalism Cleaning of Bricks can be carried out by both commercial and residential property owners. The amount of damage that can be caused to a building due to graffiti is huge, but the extent to which it can be avoided is vast. There are many cleaning companies that offer graffiti cleaning and damage removal services.
A good graffiti cleaning company will not just clean the exterior of the building but will also tackle the inside of the building. This is where it starts to get tricky. Graffiti is created as a result of people trying to imitate or make a statement. If you have the right cleaning company on your side then you can ensure that graffiti does not stay on the outside of the building. They will remove any graffiti on the exterior but may find they struggle to clean the interior of the building.
When looking for a Graffiti and Vandalism company look for a business that has all the necessary accreditation. Some of these accreditations would include having an industry-standard commercial graffiti cleaning service and an annual license. Any company that wishes to supply their own graffiti removal service should also have their own government license. All companies providing this kind of cleaning services should have a high quality service and a guarantee of their work.
Once you have found a company that meets all of these requirements, it is time to start the cleaning process. The first step is to walk into the area and have a look around. Gently look around and see if there are any visible signs of graffiti or other signs of potential damage. It is vital to point out these areas to the company’s cleaner as they may need to clear a particular area before beginning the cleaning process. Many companies will have their own tools and equipment. Be sure to ask the company’s cleaner about what they will be using during the cleaning.
Once you have looked around the area and have seen no obvious signs of graffiti or damage then prepare for the actual cleaning process. Ensure the area is well lit and that you are able to identify areas where there are likely to be broken in the bricks or mortar. Once you have identified potential problems with the bricks or mortar then make your way to the area and begin the process. Be sure to wear protective gear such as gloves and goggles to avoid coming into contact with the paint or graffiti on the bricks.
Once you have entered the area, you should be led to a graffiti-cleaning specialist who should assess the situation. Once the specialist has made his assessment then you should be given a quote for the cost of the graffiti removal work to be carried out. If you agree with the quote provided then the work can begin. On completion of the work the area should be disinfected, cleaned, and any graffiti or marking removed.
It is important to work with a professional graffiti cleaning company who will give you detailed instructions about how to minimize the risk of any further graffiti being created. The cleaning crew should also make sure any equipment is secure and not damaged during the cleaning process. The work should be completed in the shortest time possible and it is important that nothing is damaged during the cleaning. You should check with the company if they will be responsible for any possible damage that may occur from the cleaning chemicals and equipment. A professional company will be aware of any potential hazards that could occur and take all reasonable steps to minimize the risk to you, your property and staff.
Once all debris has been removed then you should again seal the area to prevent any potential contamination. To ensure the area is totally clean and safe for walking then a cover should be applied. It is important to note that graffiti can cause damage to paint, paintwork and can cause injury to people. You may need to seek the help of a professional cleaning service if you have old and extensive graffiti that needs to be removed. Graffiti and vandals are increasingly targeting areas that are less visible or used less frequently. If you have information regarding the latest attacks in your local area then make sure you contact the police straight away, they will be able to advise you on how to deal with the problem.