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Why Painting is an Important Requirement for Industrial Premises

Though pristine paintwork is rarely associated with industrial buildings, many business owners choose to give their premises a fresh coat of paint each year.

There are a number of advantages to this approach, ranging from improving the general appearance of the building to increasing employee performance and happiness. Here we look at some of the key reasons why business owners are recommended to have industrial premises re-painted, and how a professional painting services can make a big difference.


Even in a busy industrial environment such as a warehouse or factory, the appearance of faded and flaking paintwork can give a negative impression, especially in office rooms and toilet facilities. A yearly re-paint helps to make a premises feel fresher, cleaner and more welcoming for visitors, clients and staff.


Improving the appearance of a workplace has been linked to higher levels of employee happiness and productivity, making it a quick and simple way to improve operations. Workers are often found to be more focused and professional within a working environment they feel is well kept and properly maintained, boosting moral and output.


Painted markings such as walkway lines and loading bay alerts are commonplace in industrial premises and are essential to meeting safety standards within any facility. Regular re-painting is required to keep these markings vivid and recognisable, helping to avoid any unnecessary accidents and injuries at the workplace.


Hiring a professional industrial painting contractor can help to reduce the cost of upkeep on your business premises. Internal and external painting can be performed with minimal disruption to day-to-day operations, offering a quick and efficient upgrade to facilities and helping to prevent issues with safety and hygiene regulation that can result in unwanted downtime.

Find out more

The team at Universal Contracting offer a wide range of specialist internal or external refurbishment services for any size of industrial or commercial premises.

If your business is based in Hampshire, Surrey or the surrounding areas and you would like to learn more about how we can help to improve the condition of your premises – contact us today for a free, no-obligation consultation.

For more information, please call Universal Contracting on 01794 330 830.