Tips and questions on Outside painting services and contractors
About Exterior painting for Walls, Portals, Fences, Gates
|There are some basic requirements when it comes to paint outside walls.
External Wall painting must be weather resistant. In addition to the aesthetic, the climatic constraints will strongly influence your choice. In Dubai Heat , Heat and Heat so you have choices: aqueous, solvent, lime ...Exterior painting will improve your thermal insulation. ( especially during summertime ). You have plenty of choices for your painting of facade: components, features, price ... The possibilities are great. So take the time to well choose your facade painting : water, oil, special with your contractors.|
There are 3 main types of painting material you could use.
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Acrylic for exterior paintings : Strengths and Qualities:
- not flaking off
- prevents the absorption of water
- micro-porous: the surface breathes, evacuated moisture
- Not the Least : U.V Resistant: weather
Solvent ( pliolites) for exterior paintings : Strengths and Qualities:
- dries quickly
- little odorous
- Resistant: deformation, cracks, bad weather, U. V
- Micro-porous: the surface breathes, evacuates the moisture.
Mineral type paint for exterior paintings : Strengths and Qualities:
- No mold
- Protects from insects
- 100% ecological
- Micro-porous: the surface breathes and evacuated the moisture.
Preparation for your external walls :
|Regardless of the surface used (wood, concrete, cement ... ), the preparation must be perfect. This means having no crack, foam, damp stain or other. The quality of the surface will determine the success of your painting in the front panel.
Advice on preparing External Walls before painting
- Mold or moisture: treatment with a fungicide or chlorine bleach
- Crack: reseal with a sealing mastic
- Peeling: Scrape off with a brush then sand
- Wash: high pressure cleaner or the trisodium phosphate
- Allow complete drying
Constraints External Walls before painting
|A facade lifting can be chosen or know certain constraints in terms of time, colors or other. Your community and Dubai municipality have their say and you must observe:
- constraint of possible colors
- Inspection of premises to be done : NoC requirements
- facelift mandatory if your facade is considered in too bad condition