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Tucker UK: Poles, carts and the new hybrid brush
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Rutland Pumps is a little known company right in the middle of England. Originally a business selling items such as pressure washers, water pumps and surface cleaners. When RP found themselves diving into selling soft washing chemicals and equipment this invariable brought them into the window cleaning world. We see Rutland Pumps as a fledgling, a new kid on the block with intent on bringing quality exclusive products to the market. Tucker CF pole range Already stocking the very popular X-Line range, RP…

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Hard times to come? Increased competition?
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For years window cleaning companies able to offer clients a national coverage have dominated the UK landscape alongside facilities companies such as Mitie or OCS. Between them, they have commanded hundreds of millions of pounds of window cleaning contracts. Back then contracts at this level were only for the ‘super companies’. It was good news for regional window cleaners, lucky enough to be awarded the branches of a national client that fell into their geographical area….

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Our love/hate relationship with the ‘Nationals’
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‘Nationals’ are the window cleaning companies that are able to reach the parts other local window cleaners cannot reach and they usually do it in a HUGE way providing a gift wrapped, all in one service and single invoice topped with a HUGE cute bow. (I, of course, made that last part up) National window cleaning companies are great for national clients, usually the big store brands we all know and love to shop at. They…

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What is CMS Berlin and why should we care?
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The WCM Stig is Window Cleaning Magazine’s very own secret correspondent who dispatches reports on events and shows from across the planet. Today’s dispatch filed by the WCM Stig is from Europe. WCM Stig reports from the 19th-22nd September CMS Berlin 2017 event. So what is CMS Berlin and why should we care? Well, with over 429 exhibitors from over 24 countries with 29,000 square meters of indoor and outdoor space, we would say that the…

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NEW – GrippaReel with option features not seen before on an auto reel.
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Automatic reels are fast becoming the rage with GrippaTank becoming the latest to release an electric reel. Revealed for the first time today, we asked Oliver Stanton of GrippaTank why they have took this direction? Oliver, “Based on research, an extensive customer wish list and a wealth of experience, the GrippaReel has been specifically designed to be used in conjunction with the GrippaMax cleaning system. Available as both portable and static versions, the reels are packed…

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High rise is the way to go in Toronto
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My name is Nick Blodans and I am the Director of Sky High Window Services Ltd in Toronto, Canada. My background in window cleaning started with a fascination with heights, construction, and rope work. Throughout my childhood I loved heights and anything to do with climbing. I was always climbing rocks and trees, which turned into cliffs, bridges, and the roof of my schools. As a teenager I worked in all areas of construction and gained…

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The Window Cleaning Village at The Cleaning Show 2019
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It is official! The Cleaning Show 2019, ExCel London, will host the brand new Window Cleaning Village supported by Window Cleaning Magazine. This has been long overdue and now is the right time to launch such a prestigious event. The Cleaning Show is the biggest show in the UK attracting thousands of visitors from all over the world and the event is the ideal platform for networking, ideas on growing your business as well as checking out the…

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