Winter checks and Maintenance

Winter checks and Maintenance

We are in the midst of winter. Freezing temperatures, snow and ice all present unique problems this time of year. As you manage your property, here are some tips on things to watch and monitor during the winter months. 

THE BENEFITS OF EXTERIOR BUILDING LIGHTING MAINTENANCE

THE BENEFITS OF EXTERIOR BUILDING LIGHTING MAINTENANCE

Exterior lighting provides safety and security - why should you invest in presenting your business in the best light?

Signs of a blocked gutter

Signs of a blocked gutter

Gutters remove the volumes of water that come off your roof and remove them safely away from your building.  A blocked gutter can lead to water ingress, additional problems and almost certainly increased maintenance costs. So, how do you spot a blocked gutter?

How do I promote the need for PPM internally?

Maintenance costs are not seen as directly adding to the bottom line and therefore can be frozen out as being not a priority in terms of budgeting and investment.  How can you break the cycle and make a real case internally for an adequate maintenance budget?

Post-Storm Checks for your properties

Post-Storm Checks for your properties

Winter has started and after a relatively dry summer and Autumn punishing winds and debris have been taking their toll on roofs across the UK. We would recommend property owners and site teams should be building in post-storm checks  to their maintenance routines before the challenges of winter set in.

Ponding water - what's the problem?

Ponding water - what's the problem?

There are many factors that can lead to problems on your commercial roof. One of the most common is one you may not have thought about. Did you know that ponded water on your commercial roof can lead to significant roof damage? Even if there are no leaks?