Whilst dirty windows may not directly influence your business’ success, they could be having more of an impact than you realise.
First impressions count; and at Archer Window Cleaning we help businesses to make a sparkling first impression, to give them the best chance of success.
Whilst the cleanliness of your windows may seem like a trivial detail and not feature prominently on your to-do list, a build-up of dirt and grimy streaks can have a psychological impact on both employees working inside your building and potential customers viewing your business from outside.
Just a few of the presumptions people may make about your business if your premises have dirty windows include:
- You’re not very professional.
- You don’t have the budget to get them cleaned.
- You don’t look after your property.
- You’re not bothered what customers or clients think.
- You’re not bothered about your employees’ wellbeing.
If you own a commercial property, the spring months are the perfect time to rejuvenate your building.
As the weather gets warmer it awakens inside us a desire to brush off the cobwebs and start afresh ready for the summer months. The winter has probably been tough on your property and a good spring clean will keep it looking great and feeling comfortable for your tenants.
Make your commercial building an attractive place to work both inside and out with our top spring cleaning tips for owners of commercial buildings.
Freshen up its external appearance
General maintenance of your property’s external appearance will improve its kerb appeal and give it a better reputation locally. This kind of quick maintenance tasks makes the world of difference to how your building looks and how its tenants feel about coming to work!
A few jobs that can help brighten up the building include caulking windows, freshening up the paintwork, pressure washing the exterior walls and pavement, and cleaning or updating signage.
The problem with very tall and high-rise buildings is that much of their exterior can fall victim of being out of sight and out of mind. Keeping up with maintenance tasks is just as, if not more important on high-level buildings to ensure that their structure remains sound and problems that develop at height that are hard to spot are not left to worsen.
The following 5 maintenance tasks are essential for keeping your high-level property in tip-top condition.
Maintain brickwork or cladding
The up-keep of your high-rise building’s brickwork or cladding is essential for protecting both its interior and exterior from developing more serious and expensive problems. Brickwork should be surveyed regularly so that any damaged bricks can be replaced or repainted to maintain your building’s structure. Regular cladding cleaning and maintenance of a building ensure its long-life and prevent costly replacement work.
Improving your commercial property’s kerb appeal will boost its value, keep tenants happy and make it attractive to buyers in the future.
Updating and maintaining your commercial property’s kerb appeal could have more benefits than you realise. First impressions count and just a few small updates and quick fixes could make your building stand out from the others surrounding it. A regularly maintained and well looked after building is also likely to have any structural problems identified sooner making repairs less expensive than if the problem was left to get worse.
As well as the benefits to the building itself, an impressive and eye-catching exterior will make your commercial building a more popular choice amongst tenants looking to impress their own customers.
Use these 6 tips to start improving your commercial property’s kerb appeal today.