How often should you get your windows cleaned?


You might have a well established schedule for cleaning interiors but the façade of a building can often get forgotten. There are many reasons for this, including the fact that your windows may not be that accessible and you may not realise the impact that dirty windows are having on the people inside. If you’re serious about ensuring that your building is a healthy and positive environment for everyone who uses it then a regular schedule of window cleaning is essential to have.   What’s the optimum frequency for window cleaning? This is likely to be different for every building. It [...]

How often should you get your windows cleaned?2019-05-29T09:51:16+00:00

The beginners’ guide to solar panel cleaning


In 2018 there were 709,000 installations of solar panels in the UK and it’s believed that 10 million homes will be equipped by 2020. Although the UK may not seem like the most obvious choice for widespread solar panel installation it actually ranks fourth in terms of photovoltaic systems installed – even above the suntrap that is Spain. Given the rising popularity of solar panels on homes and businesses in the UK, the issue of keeping them clean is becoming increasingly important. So, how do you care for solar panels to ensure that they look, and function, perfectly? When do you [...]

The beginners’ guide to solar panel cleaning2019-05-29T09:46:12+00:00

Aquamark Cleaning’s MD has raised £1,371 for Breast Cancer Now running the London Marathon


On 26th April 2019, London stood still while dedicated runners took to the streets for the Virgin Money London Marathon. Amongst those runners, and ready to run 26.2 miles, was Aquamark Cleaning’s own Managing Director, Brad Staines, who was running to raise money for Breast Cancer Now. Running the London Marathon Brad has this to say about his experience running the London Marathon: “The Marathon was an awesome event, I’d thoroughly recommend anyone to do it just to experience the atmosphere, regardless of their running capabilities. London is at a standstill for one day, everyone comes out to cheer you on [...]

Aquamark Cleaning’s MD has raised £1,371 for Breast Cancer Now running the London Marathon2019-05-29T09:39:40+00:00

When did you last have your gutters professionally cleaned?


It may not be the most glamorous of topics but guttering has an essential role to play in any building, whether residential or commercial. Often gutters go unnoticed but there can be serious consequences for repairs and maintenance if gutters don’t get the attention they deserve on a regular basis. If you haven’t scheduled regular professional cleaning for your gutters recently then they could be harbouring some nasty surprises that may impact more widely on your building.   Why professional gutter cleaning is so important Gutters are an essential component in any building. They are a protective measure that every building [...]

When did you last have your gutters professionally cleaned?2019-05-29T09:39:45+00:00

Discovering the benefits of clean windows


Clean windows are essential for any business, not just from the perspective of aesthetics but also the impact this can have on a working environment. When you’re deciding where to allocate resources for regular maintenance, there are a number of key benefits to ensuring that clean windows are a priority.   Access to natural light Human beings need natural light but dirty windows will block this. Employees spending long hours inside buildings where natural light is scarce can become depressed and demotivated – and it may also affect physical health. Ensuring that office windows are clean allows plenty of natural light [...]

Discovering the benefits of clean windows2019-04-30T16:59:50+00:00

Brad Staines is running the London Marathon for Breast Cancer Now


We love hearing about people supporting charities, and we’re proud to support Brad as he runs the London Marathon to raise money for a worthy cause, Breast Cancer Now. For more information, read on. You can support Brad by donating to his fundraiser here. It’s April! Which means that the weather is starting to get a bit nicer, and many of us are rediscovering our love for the outdoors. But while most of us are excited for some downtime in the sun, our Managing Director, Brad Staines, is training for the London Marathon. It’s fair to say that Aquamark Cleaning would [...]

Brad Staines is running the London Marathon for Breast Cancer Now2019-04-30T16:51:26+00:00

How can a clean workplace transform productivity?


Nurturing productivity is central to every workplace today. This is the way that progress is made and it’s also a good barometer of how happy employees are and whether the company is giving its workforce what it needs to be engaged and content. Office cleanliness is essential to productivity. Not just in terms of interior spaces but windows and facades too. If you want to improve the day-to-day experience of your staff then ensuring a clean workplace is a good place to start.   Keeping staff healthy There are plenty of horrifying statistics to justify why it’s so essential to ensure [...]

How can a clean workplace transform productivity?2019-04-30T16:51:34+00:00

Is water-fed pole cleaning going to be enough for my building?


According to Leonardo da Vinci “simplicity is the ultimate sophistication” – and the system of water-fed pole cleaning is a fantastic example of this. It is one of the most popular options for building cleaning because it is incredibly effective while also providing cost benefits and involving little or no disruption to the use of the building. If you’ve considered water-fed pole cleaning there are some very good reasons to opt for this type of solution.   It does what is says on the tin This cleaning system is incredibly simple – a water-fed pole is used to provide effective cleaning [...]

Is water-fed pole cleaning going to be enough for my building?2019-04-30T16:51:47+00:00

The benefits of abseil window cleaning


Construction today uses a lot of glass. There are many advantages to this, from increasing the amount of natural light available to those inside, to the aesthetic appeal. However, it also requires a commitment to keeping the glass clean and this can present challenges, in particular where the building itself is unusually constructed (e.g. a domed glass roof). Abseil window cleaning is often an ideal solution – flexible and fast it’s an effective way to ensure that windows are clean no matter where they are located.   What is abseil window cleaning? Skilled professionals use industrial strength ropes to descend down [...]

The benefits of abseil window cleaning2019-04-05T13:08:43+00:00

Why is it important to clean your office building exterior?


Thanks to the likes of Marie Kondo and The Life Changing Magic of Tidying Up there has been a big shift towards minimalism and decluttering personal and professional spaces. As a result, most of us have a pretty good grasp of how the state of office interiors can impact on the experience – and performance – of those within them. However, what we often forget is the effect that the exterior of a building might have. Office building exteriors are the first encounter anyone has with the business or brand, whether they are visiting for a meeting or arriving every morning [...]

Why is it important to clean your office building exterior?2019-04-05T13:04:18+00:00