Thank you Omid

Thank you Omid

The best thing about runnig a painting business is the people I meet and the relationships we make. In this week’s blog I want to acknowledge and thank Omid. Omid joined MIW in June 2016 and was a critical part of completing The Metro restoration. Since then, Omid has been our go-to man for fixing […]

Terrace repaint – Darlington, Sydney

Terrace repaint – Darlington, Sydney

MIW completed a Darlington terrace following a renovation in 2007. It was a challenging job, however, the result was excellent. The owners were a delight to work for. The client wrote a very kind testimonial and persuaded the judges to award the 2008 award for customer service to MIW. MIW has returned to do maintenance […]

Restoring sash windows

Restoring sash windows

Men In White specialise in sash windows. We remove all unsound coatings and apply a four coat system: an oil undercoat, an acrylic undercoat and two finish coats in Dulux Aquanamel. Lexicon Quarter (or *white*) often needs an extra coat. Care must be made that the windows open and close easily! We remove and reinstate […]

Domestic renovation – Bondi Junction, Sydney

Domestic renovation – Bondi Junction, Sydney

In 2007 Men in White was involved in painting an extensive domestic renovation in Bondi Junction. The front historic facade was maintained and the rear was transformed into a modern and light filled open plan kitchen and living area. There was a lot of preparation to the old half of the house and blending the […]

Timber cladding restoration – Bronte, Sydney

Timber cladding restoration – Bronte, Sydney

We recently restored extensive timber cladding on a house at Bronte exposed to the elements and close to the sea. The spotted gum cladding had weathered since it’s construction 4 years ago. We removed the salt, dirt, and surface dead timber with a Pressure washer, and then scrubbed with the Sikkens Cetol BL Deck and […]

Staircase restoration – Forrest Lodge, Sydney

Staircase restoration – Forrest Lodge, Sydney

MIW recently completed a new staircase in Forrest Lodge. The stringer/skirting beam was Pine and the treads were Maple. We applied three coats of Kunos Livos Oil Natural to the Maple treads and a Feast Watson Liming White finish to the Pine (sealer, two coats Liming White, and one coat Intergrain Ultra Clear Satin for […]