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With over 30 years painting and decorating experience, our professional house painting team has established itself as one of Melbourne’s best. At Valdemar’s Painters our mission is to provide impeccable painting services at affordable prices.  We take great pride in our house painting and only use premium quality, environmentally friendly products. We have a carefully selected team of highly skilled, professional Melbourne house painters ready to service all our customers painting and decorating needs.

We offer flexible hours, efficient and professional painting services.

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Our Areas of Service

Valdemar's Melbourne Painters service the east and south-eastern suburbs of Melbourne

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Then look no further…All you need to know about interior painting

Interior painting requires more skill and care than simply applying paint. Thorough planning and careful preparation is essential to achieve the very best results.
The new generation of acrylic paints are as durable as oil paints but dry at a much quicker rate and are also kinder to the environment. This is especially important in interior painting. The most significant benefit of these new acrylic paints is the reduced odor, which results in minimal disruptions to your family’s lifestyle.

During the interior painting process we apply at least two coats of paint to all surfaces. After choosing a colour you then select a finish. Bathrooms, kitchens and utility rooms are usually painted with a semi-gloss finish as it the most durable and easy to clean, other ceilings of the home are typically painted with a flat finish. Walls can be painted in other finishes. The most popular interior painting flat finish is eggshell, however, special finishes such as pearl or satin can add a unique beauty to any room.

Important considerations in exterior painting

Exterior painting is critical to the finish of any home. Professionally completed exterior painting work can protect the home from weather extremes as well as significantly increase its value.
The most important part of any exterior painting job is careful surface preparation. Taking the necessary preparation time and then using the highest quality paints is crucial for achieving a long lasting paint job.
When considering a proposal from an exterior painting contractor any estimate should allow for the following:

The exterior painting process
Evaluation of existing conditions - through thorough examination of the entire house surface. Potential problems can include peeling paint, open joints or seams, wet or rotted wood, mildew
• Removal of loose, peeling and/or flaking paint
• Priming of bare wood
• Patching of damaged wood
We use an exterior filler compound or, for larger damaged areas, a two-part body filler to repair any holes or damaged wood.
• Gapping
 Old paint often films, peels or flakes- typically near joints or between similar materials. This is because water seeps into cracks and soaks into the wood. We gap all the joints, ensuring a lasting paint job.
• Removal (or careful protection) of light fixtures
• Cleaning the areas affected by exterior painting

Painting tips

 House Painting Guide - House painting information for the do-it-yourself homeowner with detailed instructions and helpful painting tips. Topics include interior and exterior surface preparation, interior and exterior house painting techniques, drywall repair instructions, wood refinishing, wood deck refinishing and staining, choosing the best painting tools and paint colors

 

Latest news

Valdemar's Painters was recently interviewed by Domain. Read about the latest house painting colour trends.

The big paint job, refreshing the whole house exterior, is a big renovation exercise that operates on an average eight to 12-year cycle, for the good reason that if you're having it done professionally, it costs from $10,000 for a single-storey weatherboard to $40,000 for a large two-storey house. If doing it yourself, the labour costs time - lots of it.

For the past decade, the popular colours for house exteriors have been the earthy, sandy, pale grey and stone hues that have prevailed as generic neutrals in our housing stock.

According to Eva Gluchowski of the long-established painting firm Valdemar's Painters, these tones remain popular.

''Most people are still being quite conservative,'' she says.

But change is seeping into the suburban colour wheel, in the first instance manifesting as amended neutrals - earth colours that aren't too pink or blue - and more definitive greys.

Read more at: 

http://news.domain.com.au/domain/renovation-and-decoration/painting-the-town-redder-20110902-1jonz.html

 


See what our customers thought about us as 27 Jul 2017.

25 Nov 2010
Dandenong South

We have chosen Valdemar's Painters because they were the only ones that promised to do the work in one day. They have kept to their promise and their work and organisation was exceptional. I highly recommend them!

David

11 Jun 2009
Brighton East

I was very impressed with how quickly this job was completed! Wonderful work!!

Collin

26 Jun 2011
Hawthorn

 

What a hard working team! I was moving houses and they managed to finish all the work early. They are very well organised. I now recommend Valdemar’s Painters to all of my friends. 

 

16 Apr 2008
Caulfield North, VIC

It's hard to believe that in such a short period of time our home has been transformed in to a beautiful, clean living space where we are so proud to entertain our friends. We highly recommend Valdemar as a very professional, tidy painter that has finished the job to our total satisfaction. Thank you!

Tom

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