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How to Appoint a Great Property Maintenance Company

Posted on September 29, 2016

Landlords, property managers and managing agents have a serious job on their hands when it comes to choosing a property maintenance company. There are many companies which advertise property maintenance services, but not all are reputable or reliable. From our experience at Protech Property Solutions, we have compiled a list of the top six factors […]

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Blocked Drains? Tips to keep them flowing:

Posted on September 22, 2016

What causes blockages? Sewers are only designed to take the water from your toilets, sinks, baths and showers along with human waste and toilet tissue. Everything else should be put in the bin. Blockages are usually caused by: • Fat, oil and food leftover from cooking that congeals in pipes setting hard • Wipes – […]

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Tips for a Moth FREE Home

Posted on September 15, 2016

  A few moth species can unfortunately cause a lot of unsightly damage to clothes, carpets and other materials in your home or business. Taking immediate action as soon as you see the tell-tale signs of moths is vital. The first thing most people notice is the damage caused to clothes, fabrics or carpets but […]

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Autumn Home Maintenance Checklist

Posted on September 7, 2016

Before the weather grows colder it’s important to prepare for the winter months to prevent costly damage. Below are our autumn preventative home maintenance steps that every homeowner should follow. Gutters and Downpipes Clean gutters and downpipes frequently throughout fall to prevent build-up of leaves and other debris. Neglected gutters can lead to wood rot […]

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Gutter and Downpipe Maintenance Tips

Posted on September 1, 2016

Did you know that the leading cause of water damage in the UK is clogged gutters and downpipes? Gutter maintenance is an important aspect in preserving the value of your property. Without regular gutter cleaning gutters become full and heavy, they pull away from the wall and the proper angle of the gutter becomes distorted. […]

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DIY Pressure Washing Tips

Posted on August 25, 2016

  Our pressure washing experts give tips on how to pressure wash with your own or rented equipment, and when to call in the professionals for help. With an array of pressure-washing equipment on the market for purchase or rental, it’s easier than ever to pressure wash your house, deck or driveway. However, the job […]

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Protecting Your Garden from Heat Stress

Posted on August 17, 2016

Pot plants, hanging baskets and vertical gardens are especially susceptible as the soils are more vulnerable and prone to heating than the soil in the ground. Plants around the edges of garden beds are also more exposed and vulnerable. This article provides a series of tips to follow to prevent damage to your gardens, plants […]

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Join the Protech Cleaning Team

Posted on August 3, 2016

We are currently looking for motivated, hard working people to join our cleaning team. If you are interested in the following job please call 0845 604 1288. Cleaner/Driver Job Description Job Summary A Cleaner/Driver is responsible for safely driving to and from sites and maintaining the cleanliness of the common parts of the building in […]

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Window Cleaning Safely

Posted on August 1, 2016

Working at height whilst window cleaning The information on this web page is aimed at property managers. It will help you to plan and organise your window cleaning activities and manage the associated risks. Are you aware that the current legal maximum working height for ladders is 29 feet? Any windows that you have over […]

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10 Time Management Tips to Make You a Better Property Manager

Posted on July 7, 2016

When it comes to time management, property managers need to focus specifically on the unique daily tasks that you face in running an efficient and profitable business. Being a property manager is a demanding job that usually requires multitasking, making decisions on the spot and planning ahead. Implementing time-saving strategies into your workday can make […]

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