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Non-chemical weed control

Posted on May 24, 2018

Weeds can be controlled without resorting to weedkillers. Non-chemical weed control or organic control measures rely on killing or restricting the weeds by physical action, from manual removal to smothering, burning and using weed barriers. Suitable for… All weeds can be controlled without weedkillers, but persistent or deep rooted weeds may be very difficult to […]

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Join Our Amazing Cleaning Team

Posted on May 22, 2018

Our fast growing cleaning department is looking for a cleaner that can handle some dirty work to join our amazing cleaning team. Clients range from large, multi-story residential buildings to small, luxury facilities. We currently focus on communal cleaning for residential blocks of apartments, but we would like to expand our facility division into other […]

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Painting Exterior Walls

Posted on May 21, 2018

When painting exterior walls, safe access is of paramount importance, so consider hiring fixed scaffolding if you need to work at height. Always use paint that is specified for exterior use – for walls the most commonly used paint is exterior emulsion, which is generally called masonry paint. Most masonry paint is water-based, but for […]

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10 Tips for Exterior Decorating

Posted on May 21, 2018

  The exterior decorating of your property could be a considerable DIY task depending on the size of your building. You may literally have a few small details that require painting if you live in an uPVC double-glazed unpainted brick home, or alternatively, re-decoration will be on a much larger scale if your property is […]

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Painting exterior wood

Posted on May 21, 2018

Safe access is always important when painting exterior wood. Consider hiring fixed scaffolding if you need to work at height. Where wood is in poor condition with many layers of paint, you may want to strip back to bare wood using paint stripper or a hot air gun. Take all recommended safety precautions if you […]

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Discourage Thieves: 30 Thorny Bushes

Posted on May 10, 2018

It seems when the thin blue line just isn’t enough in the fight against crime, a prickly green one might be just the thing. Police have begun issuing gardening tips to householders designed to help cut back burglary rates. The Metropolitan Police guidelines on ‘How to stop garden thieves’ says that people can ‘make their […]

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Repair Rotten Exterior Wood Window Frame

Posted on May 2, 2018

Rot is a persistent enemy of property owners who make use of wooden window frames on their exterior. Outside, the wood is exposed to the elements, especially moisture, and in many cases, there will come a time when rot sets in and destroys some of the beauty of the home. Before it spreads to the […]

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Electrical Safety Certificate/Report Costs – How Much Should You Pay?

Posted on April 30, 2018

This post is all about electrical safety certificate and reports, what they are, how long they take to complete, how often you should have one done and how much they cost. Technically, there is a difference between a report and a certificate; a report is generated when an electrician conducts a test of an existing […]

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External Building Maintenance

Posted on April 24, 2018

Introduction Routine, ongoing and preventative maintenance will not only help keep a property in a good state of repair but will also help make a property more resilient to potential losses. Neglecting routine external building maintenance will often result in the need for costly and more disruptive remedial work. This guide provides a checklist to […]

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Advice on Employing Gardener

Posted on April 19, 2018

  In this article we look at how to employ a gardener, as a skilled gardener offers far more than mere watering and weeding but what, exactly, should you look for? 1. What work needs doing? Gardeners, and the services they offer, are many and varied, and if you’re thinking of employing one your first […]

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