5 Metal Restoration Details Every Building Owner Must Know

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Metal restoration/maintenance services are required to help preserve the integrity of the exterior mullions. From historic buildings to modern skyscrapers the right restoration process extends the life of the metal, adds value to your building, and improves its curb appeal. Looking at the top section of the metal compared to the bottom. The photo tells the story. However, there’s much more you need to know. When a building’s exterior panels or frames start to weather, they lose their original luster. Weathering may cause oxidation and pits in the anodization. Metal restoration stops corrosion and renews the appearance of the facade. Here are several things you should take into consideration when undergoing a metal restoration project: Test Panels It is imperative that metal restoration tests be performed to confirm client’s expectation. The photographs are from two different properties. This allows us to finetune the process and make sure the products are appropriate for the types of metal and conditions. Determine Timeline: Under Promise, Over Deliver! One of the things we pride ourselves in is meeting or beating our projected completion dates. We realize having a crew outside of your building can be a distraction to the workplace. We work efficient enough to provide you with the results we promised barring any outside factors (weather or equipment issues). Deliver Pristine Results One of the things we pride ourselves in is meeting or beating our projected completion dates. We realize having a crew outside of your building can be a distraction to the…

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Want to Revitalize Your Building? Consider Metal Restoration

By | Metal Restoration

Do you own an aging or historical building? Has your property been affected by the weather? If so, metal restoration is probably in your future. Today’s blog post will focus on the why and what of metal restoration and how our company can help. Why do Metal Restoration? Preserving the beauty of your property is most likely one of your top priorities. You want a building employees and tenants are proud to enter every day. A place where customers and prospects will be happy to go into. And when you are ready to list your building for sale, it will look good in photos and videos. Most buildings have aluminum frames and/or metal panels which may require treatment to bring it back to the original condition. Even newer buildings are impacted by the weather and require treatment. When a structure’s exterior panels have oxidation, pitting and corrosion, it’s time to act. Bottom line: Metal restoration stops corrosion and renews the appearance of the surface including door and window frames, door handles and handrails. What’s the Metal Restoration process? First, call in an expert to assess the condition of the area. Second, if you choose us, we can provide a test sample of what the rest would look like after a metal restoration project. Our team uses a special process and protective coatings that match the grain of the metal for a more natural looking result. Third, we recommend regular maintenance to minimize any further damage, uphold the value of your…

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Make Your Building’s Metal Surfaces Shine Again

By | Metal Restoration

If your building has a metallic exterior, rust, corrosion, surface contamination, and bonded dirt are real concerns. When you’re used to seeing a building every day, slight changes may go undetected on a daily basis even though they have a drastic effect when they accumulate over time. Weathering causes outdoor metals to lose their luster through oxidation and dents. Temperature changes also cause metal to expand and contract, which can lead to damage or dislodgment when metals interact with washers and fasteners. Sometimes people fail to realize that old protective sealants and coatings need replacement and can actually contribute to their building’s problems, too. HSG can help stop corrosion and greatly improve the look of metallic surfaces with a professional combination of non-abrasive pads and solvents. Our metal restoration experts will determine the right cleaning process and protective coating for your building’s specific type of metal surfaces. We also have plenty of experience with cleaning and polishing stone masonry and other specialized materials – try us! With regular maintenance service from our team, you can keep your building shining as much as possible.

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