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Clogged Drains? How to keep them flowing

Posted on January 7, 2022

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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Winter Gritting Salt and why it works

Posted on December 3, 2021

EVERY YEAR THE UK SPREADS MILLIONS OF TONNES OF WINTER GRITTING SALT ON OUR ROADS, PAVEMENTS AND CAR PARKS TO BATTLE THE ICY CONDITIONS OF A UK WINTER. BUT WHY DO WE USE WINTER GRITTING SALT? Winter surfaces covered by ice can cause many problems, from a simple slip to a major incident. To ensure […]

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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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ISO 9001 – What Does it Mean & Why Does it Matter?

Posted on September 3, 2021

ISO 9001 is a Global Quality Management Standard Created Entirely with the Interests of the Customer in Mind. Protech Property Solutions are proud to have been ISO 9001 Accredited since 1995. To achieve ISO 9001 certification, Protech Property Solutions was audited against the ISO 9001 Quality Management Standard, and certified to have demonstrated robust and […]

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Communal Fire Door Safety

Posted on August 16, 2021

Fire doors. Learn about communal fire door safety and the standards you need to make sure a property you own or manage meets. What do you need to know? What are fire doors and why do they matter? Fire doors are a really important element of your fire safety strategy. Used correctly, they stop fires […]

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Health & Safety – Top Tips for Property Managers

Posted on July 26, 2021

In this article we discuss our health & safety – top tips for property managers. Whilst we understand health and safety is not the most exciting subject in the world to read about and in fact most of us do not read much about it at all until a tragic accident happens and it is […]

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Health & Safety and Blocks of Flats

Posted on July 19, 2021

The following summarises the main health and safety regulations that apply to blocks of flats. There are many others. The duty to comply with the regulations falls on the landlord or person responsible for management which could be an agent, a resident management company or a right to manage company. Health & safety should never […]

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Garden maintenance costs?

Posted on July 15, 2021

Every property owner craves for a beautiful and well-maintained garden, shaped lawn and stunning landscape. So far so good, but let’s be honest, gardening is an arduous, time-consuming chore, and sometimes it can get really dirty. Besides the intensive labour, gardening duties may require some tools and equipment that not everyone would have on hand. […]

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Regular Flushing can Help Control Legionella

Posted on July 13, 2021

How Regular Flushing can Help Control Legionella. Landlords and Property Managers have many responsibilities when letting residential and commercial properties to tenants. While it would be nice to think every property would be continually let, there are likely to be void periods where a property will stand empty between tenants, sometimes for several weeks or […]

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Why cleaning contractors charge so much?

Posted on June 28, 2021

Why do professional cleaning contractors charge so much? With the recent deep cleaning and sanitisation of thousands of medical facilities, schools, care homes, commercial and residential properties following the coronavirus pandemic in the UK, the staff working for commercial cleaning services providers have really proven themselves to be some of Britain’s key workers. But there’s […]

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