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The Importance of Maintaining Your Hotel’s Appearance

Think about the last time you booked to stay in a hotel. How did you choose where to stay?

Whilst a hotel’s location and amenities may play a big part in your decision, you will also want to be sure that you are booking with a reputable and trustworthy hotel.

When researching a hotel, you may view online reviews and photos to find out if it meets your requirements and expectations.

For most people, the most basic expectation of a hotel is that it is clean and well maintained.

Cleaning and maintaining your hotel should be your absolute number one priority. Not only is it hygienic, but it also reassures guests that you care and have high standards.

Here are six reasons why maintaining your hotel is essential to its success.

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Can A Clean Shopfront Boost Sales?

When thinking about how to boost your business’ sales, what comes to mind first? We’ll bet that it’s not your windows, but here’s why it should be.

You may consider reviewing your marketing plan, retraining your customer service team, or mixing-up your product line.

But in fact, the answer could be a lot simpler than that. It may be that all you need to do is spruce up your shopfront.

The truth is that when it comes to your shopfront, appearance does matter. You could have the most life-changing products and first class customer service team, but if your shopfront isn’t tempting people in then they’ll never know.

Here’s how a clean and well-maintained shopfront could be the simple solution to increasing sales.

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5 signs you should have your gutters cleaned

A well-maintained gutter will protect your property from becoming damaged by the rain by safely channelling water away from the building.

Your property’s gutters provide vital protection from rain damage but are only effective when well maintained.

All gutters will collect debris like leaves and twigs over time and it is essential that this debris is cleared on a regular basis.

A clogged gutter is quick and simple to fix so may not sound like a serious problem, but if left it can cause serious and expensive damage to your property.

Here are just a few of the problems that can be caused by clogged gutters:

  • Structural damage.
  • Internal leaks.
  • Damp, mould or rot.
  • Basement flooding.
  • Foundation damage.

Having your property’s gutters cleaned regularly is a simple and affordable maintenance task that can save you a lot of hassle and money in the long run.

Whether or not you already hire a professional to maintain your guttering, you should know what the tell-tale signs are that your gutters need cleaning.

Here are the five commonest signs that your gutters could be blocked and require immediate attention.

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Why do Commercial Buildings in the City Need Frequent Cleaning

Being a business located in a city centre has many benefits but can take its toll on your windows.

Businesses in the city are likely to require more frequent window cleaning than those in more rural areas due to the activities going on around them.

Why do city windows get dirtier quicker?

Cities are big and busy places, and whilst it can be great to be right in the thick of all the action, city-life can also be a bit noisy, smelly and dirty.

Just some of the factors that cause windows in the city to get dirty quicker than those in quieter areas include pollution, construction, roadworks, and those pesky pigeons.

Cities usually experience high levels of traffic, causing high levels of pollutants, dirt and dust in the air, all of which will cling to your property’s windows.

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3 Reasons Why Window Cleaning is Important in Spring

Spring is the perfect time to freshen up your business’ windows, ready for the warmer, brighter weather ahead.

Whilst it’s important to clean and maintain your property’s windows all year round to increase their longevity, spring is a particularly good time to give them a thorough spruce.

When the weather begins to warm up and the days get longer and lighter, dirty windows will suddenly become more noticeable.

Here are our top three reasons why your business needs to look after its windows this spring.

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