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Bank Loan Anyone? A Bank’s View On The Window Cleaning Industry
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Have you ever wanted a business loan, a loan to get you started? How do the Banks know if your idea is going to fly or not? Are they really just buying into you and your past credit to satisfy themselves that the loan would be repaid? Or are they doing more? How can they tell if window cleaning is a good bet for them? Business Manager: Hi, how can I help you today? Me: I would…

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Business Success Only Costs £00.01p !
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Lacking focus in your business is like going to work in a dead end job. That might appeal to some of you (and I’m not knocking it, but it just ain’t me) If you are the owner of a window cleaning, pressure washing or soft wash business and your goal is to grow and build a business, then you need to focus… if you want to be super successful you need to be SUPER FOCUSED. All…

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Exeter Window Cleaner rallied window cleaners & surprise a homeless man for Christmas.
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Nik Smith, 35 of NS Services based in Cranbrook, Exeter UK has been window cleaning for the past three years with the majority of his work in Cranbrook which is a new build town area. Nik’s business also covers most of East Devon and Exeter and is 75% residential. This Christmas Nik decided to rally window cleaners to a fantastic gesture of love and goodwill towards a man he has never had a full conversation with! Nik moved…

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Systems = Business Growth
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You have been running your window cleaning business for a few years now; you might even be way into the role of an employer. But you want to succeed further, right? You want to be EPIC! You may even have that hungry fire deep down in your belly, the fire that screams out, “ Take over the World!” ..And that’s great. But how do you go from your gut instinct and desire to growing a large successful…

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Facelift helps to decorate the UK’s tallest Christmas tree
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Normally reaching the top of the Christmas tree just means grabbing a ladder or balancing on a dining room chair. Not so with the giant Christmas tree gracing Wakehurst Place in West Sussex this year. Standing at an impressive 118 ft tall, the National Trust Properties redwood is the UK’s largest Christmas tree, so who better to call in to assist with the tricky job of reaching the top of the tree than Facelift. Now some of…

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Should you use ‘Black Friday’, as a marketing strategy for your window cleaning business?
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Black Friday is the day following Thanksgiving Day in the United States (the fourth Thursday of November). Since 1932, it has been regarded as the beginning of the Christmas shopping season in the U.S., and most major retailers open very early (and more recently during overnight hours) and offer promotional sales. As always when America gets the snivels the UK catches the Cold, eventually. Recently, UK companies have jumped onto the Black Friday bandwagon. Sky TV is offering Black Friday deals on their…

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When Buying IBC Tanks Go Wrong
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I have a couple of IBC tanks at our shop in our city. We use them to generate 2000L of pure water, 24hrs, 7 days per week. From this ‘static system’ we fill our vehicles up and off they go to clean windows all day. I can’t remember where we bought the two tanks from, but I do know they cost around £150+vat each plus around £60.00+vat delivery. When they arrived at the shop they were brand…

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