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Lawn Maintenance Tops Tips

Posted on March 22, 2018

Now is the time to start thinking about your lawn maintenance program. You might not know it, but your lawn pays you back for all the hard work you put into it – your lawn serves as a huge source of air conditioning for your garden, keeping it cool in the hot summer months. It […]

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Garden Maintenance – Lawn Edging

Posted on March 21, 2018

Spring is officially here and today the sun is shinning so it’s time to think about your garden maintenance program  including your lawns. When carrying our your garden maintenance there’s one thing that can really spoil a nice lawn – ragged and untidy lawn edges. Follow our quick guide to transform your lawn just by […]

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External Painting Tips

Posted on March 15, 2018

Now is the time to start thinking about your external painting and renovation works. Spring is in the air and everything looks so much different when the sun is shining. Take the outside of your property, for example. In the grey of winter, it looked fine but now you might be starting to think that […]

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Spring Lawn Care

Posted on March 15, 2018

After the success of our lawn care post last year we thought we would update it with more information, because as we all know a beautiful lawn complements the rest of the garden and makes the whole garden look fantastic. A spring lawn care routine is the best way to spend a little time and […]

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What are Waste Transfer Notes?

Posted on March 12, 2018

  Waste Transfer Notes comprise of detailed information, completed at the time of transfer between two parties. A detailed account stating accurate information about what materials have been collected, what volume, when, where, and by who, outlining the following information: The waste carriers registered number The collection date, time and address The overall description of […]

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How to avoid rogue rubbish collectors

Posted on March 9, 2018

Rogue rubbish collectors are a problem throughout the UK. Most rogue rubbish collectors are also responsible for the illegal act of fly tipping. Of course, you certainly don’t want to work with the likes of these, but how do you spot one out? The practices used by rogue rubbish collectors are almost always illegal. Commonly, […]

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Residential Apartment Block Insurance

Posted on March 1, 2018

With the recent bad weather we look at Residential Apartment Block Insurance and what insurance does a Residents’ Management Company need? Before the worst happens and you need to make a claim, Protech’s essential guide to residential apartment block insurance will help you check that you have the right cover in place. Residents’ Management Company […]

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Why Are Rats So Common?

Posted on February 27, 2018

For many property owners and managers, it’s worrying to hear that rats potentially infest over one million different properties throughout the United Kingdom. We believe the correlation between the increases of rats with the increase in council waste must be a major factor as we all know rats are drawn to food. For people in […]

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What is COSHH: why it is important

Posted on February 21, 2018

Why COSHH Matters Using chemicals or other hazardous substances at work can put people’s health at risk. Each year, many thousands of workers become ill as a result of hazardous substances contracting asthma and other lung diseases as well as skin conditions such as dermatitis. These diseases cost millions of pounds each year to businesses, […]

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Landlords and Tenants Waste Responsibility

Posted on February 20, 2018

When a property is rented out, the landlord needs to make sure that the tenant always disposes of the waste properly. However, when the apartment is empty, the junk left behind by the last tenants does not fall under the category of household waste. It turns into commercial waste; therefore, its disposal is the responsibility […]

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