Lessons From My 27 Years In Strata Painting Services: A Q&A with Peter Barker

Posted on November 20, 2018

“Strata Painting” — the very words can strike a chord in any facilities manager’s heart. Keeping buildings in pristine condition really is a full-time job, and nothing says “full working order”

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Common Pitfalls in Home Painting Renovation and How to Avoid Them

Posted on November 13, 2018

They say “change is as good as a holiday” and giving your place a fresh lick of paint can be as refreshing as a costlier structural renovation. But if you’re new to home painting, you might be

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Posted in Painting Tips, Commercial Painting

Home Painting in 2025

Posted on November 6, 2018

Futurism is now a legitimate profession — and we’re not talking about the early 20th-century Italian art movement. Today’s Futurists make educated guesses about which aspects of the lived

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New Team Member

Posted on October 31, 2018

The team at Barker-Whittle are happy to announce the employment of one of Perth's most experienced painters, Greg Migro.  Greg started his painting career way back in 1967 when he embarked on his

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How a premium painting service boosts your ROI

Posted on October 30, 2018

If you’re ever curious about how a business is doing, simply look at its offices and locations. Even if it’s a small business with only a handful of employees, you’ll rarely find a successful

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A beginner’s guide to large-scale commercial painting

Posted on October 23, 2018

Find yourself in charge of buildings that need a facelift? When you’re fresher in the business than that lick of paint on the walls of the prestigious school, museum or business park… Well, it can

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Key factors to keep in mind when hiring home painters

Posted on October 15, 2018

Tackling your own home DIY is one of those ideas that are lovely in theory, but often unrealistic in practice. Sometimes it’s best to leave things to experts, who make it their business to see

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Appreciating the Imperfect

Posted on September 30, 2018

This is the philosophy of the popular lifestyle trend WABI SABI.

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Murdoch University

Posted on August 14, 2017

We were recently contracted by Murdoch University to resurface the aluminium windows and doors to the main entrance to the administration block. The existing black powder coat was looking very

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Swan Medical Group Midland

Posted on August 14, 2017

The Swan Medical Centre contacted us to repaint their aluminium windows and doors after they recently had their centre repainted. The windows and doors were a ‘duck blue’ and clashed with their

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