The first thing that you look at when it comes to houses are definitely what exactly the exterior of the house looks like. Universal Roofing offers a wide range of services including, a professional and efficient painting service. For example, we paint both commercial and residential properties (exterior and interior), buildings, and, factories. In addition to most roof types. As a result, we are a full-service painting, waterproofing, and roof repair company.

Above all when starting any new project, the key to a success is preparation. Particularly when it comes to painting. Consequently, before we begin a painting project, we take great care to repair cracks and flaking paint. Similarly, should it be necessary.

In short, if you would like to have your house or office painted by reliable, friendly, and knowledgeable professionals. Contact Universal Roofing

Why do I need to keep my walls maintained?

Making sure that your walls are maintained will allow your home to keep up its value in the need of having to sell or rent. Maintaining your walls will allow the damp to stay away, and in extreme cases this can lead to health problems. All in all it’s the look that really matters, everyone loves a neat and clean home.

What Causes Cracks in Walls?

Wall cracks can be caused by many things but one of the top reasons that we see is from damp. Damp walls can start at the roof or at the base of the wall.  Also remember that things move. Underneath the foundation of your home also slightly shifts when there is weather changes and this can cause small cracks in your walls. Walls or windowsills that are left without waterproofing.

So how could I maintain my walls?

  • Keeping your walls clean is a great start. This will ensure that the look of your home looks fresh and neat.
  • Consider re-painting your walls. This will also help with damp proofing. Painting helps seal out the moisture which will help with the added weight of the house and releasing stress from your homes structural integrity.
  • Waterproofing your home will help with protecting your walls. This includes waterproofing any sort of flat surfaces that struggle to drain nearing the roof/top of the wall. Fixing any other flowing gutters that are causing rain water to the penetrate the walls from the top of settling water at the bottom of the walls which can cause the foundation of the house to become moist and can case rising damp and cracking.
  • Fixing cracks as the occur will assist with preventing water ingress into the walls.

How do we fix the cracking and damping walls for you?

One of our knowledgeable reps will come and give you a free quotation and tell you exactly where the problem is coming from, from there the rep will let you know the recommended way in which to fix the cause of the problem and then fix the cracking and dampness for you. We have a highly experienced team that can assist you with your needs.

Our Services

Finding the right specialist for the job will ensure your exterior walls are left looking brand-new and protected against any further damage. We are specialist waterproofing, roof repair, damp repair, crack repair and painting contractors based in Johannesburg and Pretoria. We provide obligation-free quotes, basic site inspections, and are expertly positioned to provide you with a solution for your individual needs.

Contact a representative from Universal Roofing here.