Abrasive blasting and sandblasting are without a doubt, the most cost-effective, efficient methods for surface preparation. Propelling pieces of abrasive at high speeds toward a surface will give your property a new lease of life. Sand or abrasive blasting removes any unwanted debris and allows you to repaint or reseal the surface.
It is chemical free.
If you are someone who is extremely environmentally conscious when it comes to redecorating, then sandblasting may be the best method for you. The reason being, that other techniques contain acids and other harmful chemicals which damage the environment.
With abrasive blasting, the materials used are often recyclable, meaning there is minimal wastage. You are also more likely to achieve your desired finish with sandblasting; especially compared to other methods, as the chemicals used could affect the object and the way the new coating is applied.
If you are planning to completely rejuvenate and transform an object, the surface preparation is extremely important. As mentioned previously, the technique that you decide to use will have an effect on the surface. Sandblasting is a natural method of surface preparation, which ultimately means any new paint; a sealant or coating will adhere better as there will be a clean bond.
No excess debris
There is nothing more frustrating than painting over a surface to realise that there are remnants of the previous coating. Abrasive blasting means that there is no dust or scaling left behind; which leaves you with a cleaner surface. There is also no need to clean the surface to wash away any unwanted debris or chemicals all the while the material underneath the corrosion will remain intact.
It provides longevity
One of the major benefits of abrasive blasting in London is the eco-friendly and residue free capabilities. This means that you will get a surface which will look undamaged and ready to be redecorated. Using environmentally friendly methods means that your property will last even longer!