Royal Freemasons Homes for the Aged – Footscray

Footscray Aged Care is a 60 bed aged care facility serving as a home to a number of residents in the inner western suburb of Melbourne.

The internal paint finishes were showing significant wear and colour schemes lacking a desired warmth and welcome. The client chose a Furlong Painting long term paint maintenance strategy to initially update colour schemes followed by yearly paint maintenance to keep facilities looking clean and fresh.

The project required not only a professional understanding of paint coatings and application techniques but high levels of planning and liaison to be sensitive to the specific needs of the residents. Good housekeeping (tools and paint materials etc), compliant operatives (National Police Checks) and friendly dispositions were all necessary in the process.

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