Maintenance Services

Key aspects of block maintenance

Reasons for Maintenance There are many good reasons to keep up with maintenance. too many to list here but the obvious being: Legal... more »

Quick Wins for Winter

In an ideal world, we should all be working in line with a carefully prepared planned maintenance programme (PMP) sometimes called... more »

 Is your block in need of a facelift?

Follow these tips for a pain-free internal upgrade As we enter into the winter months, many RMCs may be turning their attention... more »

External redecoration advice

As you arrive home to your block and look up, are you thinking it could do with freshening up, a lick of paint to the flaky windows... more »

Top tips on how to prepare your block for winter

Belinda Thorpe, Managing Director of Residentsline advises us on how to prepare your block for winter. Long periods of extreme weather... more »

Millbrook Tower stands tall following replacement of rainwater drainage stacks

One of the tallest buildings in Southampton has had a complete drainage solution designed and installed without the temporary rehoming... more »

Winter Preparation for your Properties

Have you already started the preparations for the winter ahead and thinking about the gruelling affects the wet and cold weather has... more »

Employing a maintenance contractor

London 1 Stop offers some tips for finding the right maintenance contractor A maintenance contractor is someone who is hired to complete... more »

Key aspects of block maintenance

London 1 Stop is a leading facilities management company, operating across a portfolio of residential and commercial properties of... more »

Quick wins for winter

Kevin Marshall from Cardoe Martin looks at some aspects of your block that will need extra attention during the winter months In... more »

External redecoration advice

As you arrive home to your block and look up, are you thinking it could do with freshening up, a lick of paint to the flaky windows... more »

Key aspects of block maintenance

They say there are only two things that are certain in life - death and taxes. I am inclined to suggest that the phrase must pre-date... more »

Maintenance Schedule

The myth of the maintenance free building In the course of our consultancy work with residential managing agents we frequently come... more »

A planned maintenance programme could save you time and money

A planned maintenance programme could save you time and money says Julian Davies The vagaries of the English weather together with... more »

Planning maintenance and spreading the costs

Bruce Maunder Taylor looks at a recent case that highlights the necessity of planning maintenance ahead of time and spreading the costs There... more »

How to insulate flats

With the government offering government grants are you wondering how you can benefit being a flat or apartment owner? Listed below... more »

How to handle frozen pipe emergencies

A frozen pipe is an emergency, because this will cause it to burst causing thawed water to come pouring from the break. The following... more »

How to deal with emergencies

If a pipe bursts in the middle of the night in a block of flats, it’s likely that an anxious lessee will call his or her managing... more »

How to appoint a cleaning company?

In this article, we will address the following: Problems associated with estate management The process of selecting a suitable... more »