Sandblasting also known as ‘shot blasting’ or ‘blast cleaning’  involves sending an

Brick Cleaning then Limewash reapplied

abrasive medium at whatever you are trying to clean using compressed air to transport the abrasive. – Sandblasting is only one way of cleaning certain items and we have expanded our services into other fields in order to offer our customers a fuller range of cleaning alternatives – These include gentler systems to enable us to work within the conservation field for organisations such as ‘English Heritage’ & ‘The National Trust’. These other systems include a Superheated water based system (DoFF) as approved by most Listed Building Departments of most Councils and a Low Pressure Hodge Clemco SandBlasting system (similar to the approved Jos TORC machine)

These new operating systems allow us to offer such services as Graffiti Removal from soft limestones that won’t destroy the face of the stonework.

For examples of all the applications we have used our systems on please look at the list below click on some of them for further information.

Applications for sandblasting include:-

Brick Cleaning
Removing Paint from Stone & Brickwork
Removing Paint from woodwork / timber
Cleaning and Distressing New Oak Beams
Remove Limewash from Stone walls – especially random rubble in preparation for rendering
Working at low Pressure remove sulphation from Bath Stone Door/Window  surrounds   Clean up old Beams
Distress New Woodwork to make look older 
Remove paint and rust from Lorry body and chassis

Graffiti Removal 
Remove Paint and rust from cast iron railings and gates

Remove dirt and loose mortar from random rubble walls
Clean Saw Marks from and distress New Oak Beams
Clean up and remove paint / stain from staircases and wooden banisters
Remove paint from wooden tongue and groove
Clean old tractors back to bare metal prior to renovating
Strip off paint from narrowboat to leave a key for new painting
Clean up Steel in old steel frame buildings
Remove years of grime from wooden stable stalls

For further information please email us via the contact us page or call 01666 841338