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Autumn Property Maintenance Tips

Posted on October 25, 2021

As the the leaves have started dropping from the trees we know Autumn is fast approaching, which means it could be time to put your house in order and shore up the maintenance of your property before winter sets in. We have many years of  autumn property maintenance experience and know that November is one […]

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Fire Door Regulations You Need To Know

Posted on July 13, 2020

Fire Doors are a critical safety feature of any building in which people work or visit, as they offer resistance to the spread of fire and smoke, limiting its effect whilst allowing enough time for occupants to evacuate to a place of safety. With the responsibility for the fire safety of premises resting on building […]

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How to keep your clogged drains flowing

Posted on January 9, 2020

Knowing how to fix stuff is great. But knowing how to prevent clogged drains is even better. One of the absolute best ways to prevent slow or clogged drains is to be careful about what you put into them. Cooking grease, coffee grounds, hair, and soap scum are four of a drain’s biggest enemies. Do […]

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Our Advice to deal with a property flooding

Posted on December 12, 2019

You may, at some time, encounter a dangerous situation in your home or place of work that you are unable to deal with a property flooding yourself. Emergency situations can develop from many causes including adverse weather conditions causing property flooding, burst or freezing pipes etc. These events have the potential to damage your property […]

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How to repair guttering

Posted on November 29, 2019

Knowing how to repair guttering and drainpipes is a must for any property owner: if they are broken and it goes unnoticed, the resulting water damage can cause serious structural problems Spotting faults before the cause damage is vital, too. Why? Unless rain is channelled safely away from a building by guttering, eventually it will […]

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Communal Area Internal Decorating Guide

Posted on November 28, 2019

As we approach the winter months, many Residential Management Companies may be turning their attention to the question of communal area internal decorating and refurbishment. With residents moving in and out on a regular basis, the likelihood of the finishes in communal hallways and stairwells becoming scuffed and damaged is significant and they may need […]

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How to winter proof your property

Posted on November 21, 2019

  There are loads of simple things you can do around your property to winter proof your property and keep it cosy this winter. Here are our eight top tips to make your property warm from top to bottom, starting with your roof. 1. Give your gutters a clear-out It’s not a nice job but […]

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Blocked drains: causes and prevention

Posted on October 24, 2019

Blocked drains can be a nuisance, but if caught and dealt with early on they are relatively easy to fix and you might be able to avoid more serious leaks, overflows or electrical damage which can sometimes occur. If you’d prefer to call the experts in, our specialist drainage engineers are here to help. There […]

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CDM Regulations explained

Posted on October 14, 2019

CDM are the main set of regulations for managing the health, safety and welfare of construction projects. If you work in construction, we hope this summary of the CDM regulations will give you a good introduction to what you need to do. Start safe and stay safe Overseen by the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), […]

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Stop Penetrating Damp

Posted on October 4, 2019

There are three main causes of damp: rising damp, condensation and penetrating damp. We will be focusing on Penetrating damp in this post. We will explain what could be causing your penetrating damp, from cracks in a wall to leaking gutters, and how to deal with them. Before you can fix the penetrating damp issue, […]

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