How to Prepare Your Home for Summer

  July 6, 2016

With the cold, rainy days of winter fading away, it’s time to start preparing for the long, hot days of summer. Protecting your home against the harsh, Australian elements is an essential task, helping to ensure that your home withstands everything that mother nature throws at it.

As Adelaide based professional painters, we know the importance of defending your home against the weather.

As such, we have a few pieces of advice that will help you to enjoy the summer sun – stress-free.

Paint Sooner Rather Than Later

If you’re looking to give your home a spruce up, or are painting in preparation for selling, it’s best to get a head start on the summer heat. The hot weather can make painting the exterior of your home quite complicated, as the sun and the heat can make the paint dry too quickly.

Use Weather Resistant Paint

When you use a weather resistant paint on the exterior of your home, you are investing in its future sustainability.

The weather resistant qualities of the paint will defend your home against:


Give Your Roof Some Attention

During the summer months, your roof gets a great deal of exposure to the sun. Before the hot rays begin to shine down, check your roof for any signs of wear or flaking, and consider giving it a good onceover with weather resistant paint.

More than protecting it from the weather, having a freshly painted roof will make it look youthful and new again, improving the over all look and feel of your home. 

Dulux Weathershield

Weathershield by Dulux is a product that we at Pridal services use a great deal. With a guarantee on the paint for as long as you are living in the home, this paint is incredibly resistant to peeling, flaking or blistering.

If you would like to learn more about this product, please give our team of Adelaide Dulux Accredited painters a call today.

By using a weather resistant paint, you help to ensure that your home stays in good condition, throughout the harshest of conditions. Give our team of Adelaide painters a call today, or book for a quick and free quote, to prime your home for summer time.

Written by Jamie Sturt