Maintenance

A red brick apartment building without render
Boost Property Values with Rendering Options

2 January 2024. By Simon Austin

Naked brickwork is making a comeback. However, owners of older buildings that used less decorative and aesthetic brick options may want to consider alternatives to a brick facade and consider rendering. But do you paint it or tint it? What is better?

Balcony safety is paramount. Learn what you need to know
Balcony Safety and Compliance to Code Standards

4 July 2023. By Chris Jakovljevic

A study released in 2020 found that over a 22 year period (1998-2019) there were 381 falls from balconies and windows. Often these were due to non-compliant balconies. In this blog we discuss what you need to know about balcony safety and upgrades

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Property Maintenance Complexity Explained -For Strata Managers

18 May 2023. By Jeff Anderson

Inside tips regarding of the roles and responsibilities of strata managers and landlords when it comes to repairs, maintenance and property damage in New South Wales.

AWA Tower Roof
Why waterproofing fails

12 March 2023. By Chris Jakovljevic

Even the most durable materials can degrade and lose their effectiveness due to exposure to environmental factors. Read on about waterproofing failures and what you can do!

Epoxy flooring is a safe, durable solution for garage floors
Durable Epoxy Flooring for Garage Floors

16 September 2022. By Goran

An epoxy flooring system is an ideal choice for safeguarding your garage floor and your building occupants. Learn what makes it such an ideal solution.

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Ways to fix concrete cancer

23 May 2022. By Jeff Anderson

Once you find evidence of concrete spalling or concrete cancer, you need to act to prevent ongoing damage. Learn what you need about your options and how to fix concrete cancer.

Commercial Building Maintenance
Commercial Building Maintenance Checklist

26 April 2022. By Lubosh

Preventative maintenance is also called facility maintenance. We've compiled a checklist of proactive building maintenance tasks that will help you ensure you undertake maintenance and checks proactively and that assets are in optimal working condition.

Carbon fibre construction
The Benefits of Carbon Fibre in Existing Structures

11 March 2022. By Members of Remedial Team

Carbon fibre reinforcement is a high-performance and strength amplifying product that has advantages over steel. Learn more.

Water leaks as a result of the Sydney storms are on the rise. Here is what you need to know
Rain, rain, and more rain

8 March 2022. By The Remedial Management Team

Not all water leaks are signs of building failure given the intense weather in Greater Sydney of late. However, there are a few things you should be aware of, and in this article we discuss what you need to know.

Remedial Building Services take Recycling in Construction vedry seriously
The importance of recycling in Construction projects

10 January 2022. By Lorna Vaurasi

At Remedial, we take recycling very seriously, and have over-arching and site specific plans that work to reduce our impact on the environment – today and into the future.

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What is Deferred Maintenance: Why Time is a Factor in Repair Work

30 November 2021. By Jeff Anderson

The problem as regards the absence of consistent, proactive repairs, is that funds end up being diverted to the increased costs associated with deferred maintenance each year. In this blog I break down why attending to repairs early is clever business.

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Insight to Remedial: Understanding what we do

21 September 2021. By The Remedial Management Team

it’s true – we have been around for over 50 years! But, in this time we believe Remedial has become the pre-prominent NSW-based provider of specialist building rectification services encompassing structural repair, Home Owners Warranty claim repairs, fire compliance orders, Fire rating, and commercial flooring services. Learn why.