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Pressure washing tips

Posted on April 1, 2020

Our experts give pressure washing 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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Deep clean & disinfect your work or home

Posted on March 23, 2020

Clean then disinfect Use a two-step method – cleaning first then disinfecting – to tackle surfaces such as kitchen counters, table tops and bathroom surfaces so dirt, soap scum or food residue is removed. To clean, either spray the surface with distilled white vinegar and then wipe down with a clean cloth or simply use […]

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Coronavirus cleaning guidelines

Posted on March 19, 2020

These coronavirus cleaning guidelines are designed to help reduce the risk of spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) from contact with contaminated surfaces. We recommend people adopt enhanced cleaning processes during this coronavirus outbreak, as it is recognised that good housekeeping procedures will help reduce the risk of coronavirus transmission. Property managers should discuss these […]

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Spring lawn care advice

Posted on March 9, 2020

Now is the time to start thinking about your spring lawn care program. You might not know it, but your lawn pays you back for all the hard work you put into it – with the correct spring lawn acre your lawn will serve as a huge source of air conditioning for your garden, keeping […]

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Combustible Cladding Ban Update

Posted on March 3, 2020

Combustible cladding ban set to be extended to buildings with four or more storeys A ban on the use of combustible cladding on high-rise buildings is set to be extended to cover all buildings with four or more storeys (or +11 metres in height) under plans the government is putting out to consultation. Housing secretary […]

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APARTMENT BLOCK SECURITY

Posted on February 27, 2020

People can easily get complacent with home security, especially when moving from a house to a flat as – believe it or not – different security rules can apply. A flat has fewer entry points than a house, making it more secure against thieves in some areas, but it lacks the extra security in other […]

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Tips to spot a rogue electrician

Posted on February 21, 2020

In a previous post we explained how to find a great property maintenance company, but how can you tell if you’re about to hire a rogue electrician? In a recent survey carried out by BT on tradespeople it was revealed that electricians come tops for trustworthiness mainly due to good manners, time keeping and appearance. […]

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The Complete Property Care Solution

Posted on February 14, 2020

We normally write articles which we hope people will find useful in a practical way. Over the years we have found that many of our clients pigeon hole us for one service such as communal cleaning, building maintenance, pest control or waste removal services and are not aware we provide the complete property care solution. […]

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Post property flooding guide

Posted on February 10, 2020

One of the most damaging and devastating things you can ever experience as a property owner is a flood. There are many causes of property flooding including: Heavy rains Sewer back-up Malfunctioning sump-pump Burst pipes No matter what the cause, you should still know what you should do if your property floods. Taking care of […]

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Removing Waste: Regulation & Best Practise for Contractors

Posted on January 27, 2020

When contractors carry out work at a customer’s property, they often create waste that needs to be disposed of. A simple alternative to hiring a skip or using a man & van waste collection company – particularly for smaller amounts of waste – is to put it in your own van and take it to […]

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