Specialist, sensitive chemical façade cleaning solutions to suit your site specific problem.
Sensitive, tailor made façade cleaning solutions. Listed buildings, commercial properties, tall, challenging to access structures, we guarantee to have the solution whether it be stone, brick, concrete, render or architectural cladding. Contact us today….
A complete building façade cleaning solution using chemicals in a targeted manner to help restore and increase the lifespan of your building. We will NEVER clean an entire building with chemicals!
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We clean, restore and refurbish external building façades, working with modern, commercial, tall and challenging to access building structures to ensure that the building fabric reflects the client’s vision, brand values whilst paying particular attention to ensure its condition is protected for the future. Stone, concrete, cladding, brick or render, we have the experience and expertise to provide you with the solutions and information you need to clean and restore your building.
Façade cleaning and building restoration will often take place whilst the building is in full use, programmes adjusted to meet onsite and tenant’s requirements or delivered through the night where required. Due to the type of buildings we clean, their height, shape and size, we design and implement building cleaning, façade repair or external building painting solutions, which use a variety of building access methods such as temporary cradles, façade hoist, scaffolding and abseiling methods, cleaning, repairing, stabilising and painting building façades constructed of concrete, brick, cladding, render or stone building façades.
We specialise in the following façade cleaning areas:
- Façade cleaning and restoration: Super-heated steam and Nebulous cleaning.
- Poultice application for those troublesome, hard to shift areas of build-up.
- The gentle, focussed application and removal of chemical cleaners where necessary with full waste management strategies.
- Building cleaning and restoration for historic and modern façades.
- Specialist access solutions: Abseiling, cradles, tower hoist, MEWPS, and scaffolding.
- Masonry, concrete and façade repairs.
- Structural masonry repairs and wall ties installations.
- Application of protective coating and weathering sealants.
- Corrosion inhibitors.
- External building painting and decoration.
- Cleaning of glazing and scratch removal.
- Cleaning of canopies, cleaning roofs and atriums.
- Removal of chewing gum or graffiti.
Specialist Consultancy Solutions
- Façade surveys reporting, access and programme plans.
- Façade condition and performance surveys
- Drone and thermal imaging façade surveys
Surveyors, local authorities, building owners and managers all use us to help create a bespoke façade refurbishment solution. We are experts at using chemicals in a deliberate and careful way, breaking down and removing particularly bad façade staining.
Modern buildings are constructed with a wide variety of materials which need specialist façade care, cleaning and maintenance, each material needs a different solution to enhance its life-span. Often constructed with little or no clearly defined façade access and maintenance plan, beautifully designed and intelligently engineered building façades are often inaccessible, leaving materials to weather and decay. Our chemical cleaning solutions are designed to be part of a bespoke façade cleaning plan, with all waste managed efficiently and safely.
We sensitively clean external buildings, removing staining such as carbon, traffic film, effluence staining, leached salts, organic matter, environmental pollution and paint from your stone, concrete, brick, rendered or cladded building façade. We know that no one size fits all, so if your façade cleaning project requires chemicals, you can trust us to formulate a strategy that will work.
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A Unique Guide ON How To Restore And Protect Building Skins
Whether it’s a technical façade condition inspection, specialist advice, façade cleaning test trials and specification development, the delivery of a building cleaning project within a challenging access environment or a full building refurbishment project with ongoing going façade management strategies to maximise your ROI, we can help.
32 Case Studies
Before and After Cleaning
A simple photographic reference guide to help you visualise your building material and the solutions required to restore it with care and sensitivity. These case studies have been selected to help you identify your building material, soiling issues and the potential solutions available to you. Using our ‘before and after’ images, you can visualise your own building following similar treatment.
21st Century Façades: Breathing Life into Urban Landscapes
The urban environment has changed enormously since the majority of building maintenance concerns were focused on more traditional masonry structures, materials, pollution levels, weather patterns – even the height of most buildings are completely different to a hundred years ago. This book illustrates how Building Transformation’s methods breathe new life, energy and vitality into building skins and cities.