Vess Professionals, JetX Ltd, Waterblasting Specialists
May 27, 2020
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Langlols-Eteveneaux House Akaroa

JetX the licensed operator of the VESS™ Restoration Cleaning System removed the paint from this Historic Building in April 2008.

This Building was the first building to be built in the area in the 1840’s and historically very important. There were up to 13 layers of paint in some areas. The wood was very soft in some areas and very delicate. JetX had to be careful not to destroy the Historic Fabric of the wooden weather boards, facings etc., which were heavily grained, with exposed nail heads and original saw cuts. This was all left intact when we had completed our restoration work. It looks like it had just been built. The Painter was amazed. The building was then recoated in a light buff colour similar to that found by microscopic study of the lowest layer.

 
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VESS Restoration Cleaning Systems provide the means for cleaning stone, brick, marble, Omaru stone, concrete and wood surfaces that is effective and which doesn’t risk further damage to the building surface.

VESS Restoration Cleaning Systems are proprietary systems developed from 30+ years experience in the cleaning restoration of heritage buildings and building requiring a sensitive and/or innovative approach.

VESS Restoration Cleaning Systems provides building owners and restorer’s access to this expertise and to best practice cleaning techniques for removal of: dirt, grime, pollutants, biological growths, paint, graffiti and other surface contaminants effectively and safely.