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Removing Graffiti From Adelaide Icons

Abrasive Blasting to Remove Graffiti
Graffiti removal using the Quill Falcon Kwikblast® Dustless Blasting System means that paints and other contaminants are completely removed from the surface of brickwork, stone, metal and other materials without leaving a shadow, and the vandalised area is returned to pristine condition without any damage to the underlying surface.

Wet abrasive blasting is versatile
The Quill Falcon Kwikblast® Dustless Blasting System is a versatile, adaptable and flexible method of abrasive blasting that can be used on a wide variety of surfaces, of varying degrees of robustness, and therefore whatever the structure or material that you need graffiti removed from, our abrasive blasting services can be adapted to fit your needs.

Suitable for heritage properties
For instance, at Australian Enviroblast, we specialise in the restoration of heritage properties and so are equipped and experienced to be able to remove graffiti from soft stone and the most delicate build…

Adelaide Graffiti Removal

Graffiti Can Be An Eyesore
Unwanted graffiti on business premises and public buildings is undoubtedly an eyesore, and can significantly harm the image of an institution or organisation. In Adelaide, it is a particular problem, and many businesses, homes and public facilities have suffered the effects of being ‘tagged’.

In particular, spaces that are in the public domain—such as train stations, bus stops, schools, playgrounds, sports facilities and parks—are especially vulnerable to being attacked by graffiti vandals. The overall appeal and usefulness of such spaces is diminished when defaced, and so the removal of graffiti is a vital service in maintaining the viability and usability of shared public places.

Furthermore, graffiti on road and traffic signs can also be both a hindrance and a danger, obscuring important information and causing confusion for motorists.

Graffiti Begets Graffiti
Removing graffiti quickly and effectively is crucial because doing so acts as a deterrent to ot…

Adelaide's Graffiti Problem

The damage caused to public and private buildings, transport facilities and recreational facilities in South Australia by graffiti, and the costs associated with its removal, are enormous.

Adelaide graffiti removal costs South Australia money
Estimated to be around around $12 million annually, the cost of graffiti removal to TransAdelaide alone is around $350,000 each year. However, intrusive and destructive graffiti is not a problem that is unique to Adelaide; the Australian Institute of Criminology estimates the bill for graffiti removal and reparation to be in the region of $300 million nationally each year.

Most Adelaide homeowners want graffiti removed from their neighbourhoods
The latest comprehensive survey of Adelaide residents and their feelings about unwanted graffiti in public places, conducted in January 2013, found that over 83% of Adelaide residents considered graffiti to be a minor (48.8%) or big (34.3%) problem in their council area.

The council areas where the highes…