Reasons to Call for Graffiti Removal in Melbourne for Your Business

Graffiti is a form of vandalism that can cost business owners dearly. Not only is there the cost of removal to take into consideration, but also the fact that the offensive words and images often contained in graffiti will likely discourage customers and clientele and may leave them feeling less secure. That’s why you need to act immediately as soon as you notice graffiti on your premises and why you should consider professional graffiti removal, available in Melbourne through Graffiti Wipeout.

You can define Graffiti as being the end process of defacing any property, either public or private, and it includes any markings made without the property owner’s permission. While some graffiti, sometimes referred to as ‘tagging,' may be small and simple to clean up, other forms can cover entire walls and require special removal treatments. In either case, it is vital to seek graffiti removal for your Melbourne business to prevent unsightly and offensive forms of vandalism from hurting your bottom line.

Since 1992, Graffiti Wipeout has provided premier graffiti removal in Melbourne trusted by businesses and government agencies alike. We have evolved into one of Australia’s premier graffiti solution teams, thanks to our quality cleaning and protective services.

At Graffiti Wipeout, we understand the need to act quickly. Thanks to The Graffiti Wipeout Advantage, when you call us, you can rest assured that we will arrive within 48 hours at your site in Melbourne, or your first hour is free. Isn’t it time you called to reclaim what’s yours? Don’t wait. Act today and get rid of your graffiti headache before it becomes a real problem. Read More

Graffiti Spray Paint Cleaning & Removal Service

Graffiti vandalism is perceived to be an expression of urban art and there is a debate about whether this is indeed an expression of modern art. What is graffiti? Graffiti can be defined as something painted, written, scratched, scribbled or plastered on a surface such as a wall, billboard, or any public display area without the consent of the owner, or owners of the premises. These acts, defined as vandalism, are the wilful destruction of another’s property.

Graffiti Removal Service is at the forefront of combating this menace to the society. By its very definition, graffiti cannot be considered art because of its association with criminal activity. Oftentimes, graffiti in a neighbourhood creates an impression of lawlessness, drugs or crime and creates fear.

It may be an innocent expression of artistic skill to the perpetrators, but they are in the eyes of the law, trespassing and committing acts of destruction to property. A possible solution would be to create areas where this talent can be freely expressed without causing harm. Some councils have embraced this notion by commissioning murals to selected walls.

Negative Impacts of Graffiti

It may be an innocent expression of artistic skill to the perpetrators, but in the eyes of the law they are trespassing and destroying property. In addition:

  • As most of these acts are carried out after dark and by persons unknown, they create a sense of fear amongst the citizenry who perceive it as a failure of the authorities to prevent these occurrences, or a general lack of security.
  • As these acts are rarely carried out by a single perpetrator, graffiti vandalism is often associated with gangs.
  • It influences diminished property values as neighbourhoods with graffiti are deemed dangerous.
  • It is very expensive to clean up graffiti and costs the taxpayers hundreds of thousands of dollars.
  • Expensive cleanup exercises deviate funds that could otherwise be allocated to more beneficial social services.
  • While spraying aerosols, the perpetrators may inhale the toxic fumes, resulting in ill health.
  • The resulting cleanup exercise is an environmental hazard as harsh chemicals are often used to remove it.
  • In dangerous places like railway tunnels, it poses a safety risk for the perpetrators and cleaning personnel.

The majority of acts of graffiti vandalism are committed using one or more different coloured aerosol sprays. A possible solution would be to create areas where this talent can be freely expressed without causing harm.

How We Help Clean Up Graffiti

Graffiti Wipeout is one of the country’s leading graffiti removal and control experts. We have been in operation since 1992, providing clean-up and protection services. Our professional graffiti cleaning service team brings you fast service, with a guaranteed response time of less than 48 hours (conditions apply).

Additionally, our protective coatings allow for future removals to be carried out easily and in less time. Our professional workmanship guarantees traceless removal and matching paint-over, and facade wash-downs, leaving surfaces free of all signs of graffiti.

We offer maintenance through prompt obliteration or clean-ups, in addition to regular patrols. We provide commercial and industrial pressure cleaning services, as well as line marking of local roads and car parks. For self-maintenance, we offer DIY kits and graffiti handy wipes (especially great for schools).  

What Areas Do We Cover?

  • Public and Private Building Surfaces
  • Public Transport Service Areas
  • Road Signage, Sound Walls and Bridge Structures
  • Signal Control Boxes
  • Public or Private Outdoor Furniture

Contact our team if you are looking for fast and effective removal of graffiti. With our extensive experience in this area, your vandalism problem will be resolved efficiently and quickly. Call 1300 889 831 or email us.

Our experienced team members pride themselves on providing graffiti removal services including removing, prevention and cleaning. Contact us today for more information.

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