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Reach-iT Think Tank: 2017 Innovations
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Perry Tait is State side and currently preparing to attend a PWNA Event on the 17th and 18th November.  Perry has always strived to improve his products and make life easier for window cleaners with the goal of getting water fed pole brush strokes down to a one up, one down movement on the glass. Perry asks, “What do we see as the future innovations for pure water window cleaning?” Responding to his own question, he defiantly…

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Look back update: The Cleaning Show Manchester was a big media success
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The Manchester Cleaning Show took place at Event City, Manchester, on  6th and 7th April – and attracted unprecedented press coverage and visitor numbers. The Manchester Cleaning Show – the regional launch event based on its parent, the Cleaning Show in London – was open for business on 6 and 7 April…and was an instant hit with exhibitors and visitors alike. Even before the doors had opened, exposure on BBC Breakfast had created considerable interest and…

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Conservatory valeting – Which is best? HG Powerful Vs Astonish Cream Cleaner.
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Are you a window cleaner thinking about adding conservatory valeting to your range of services? We picked two off the shelf products that may or may not be able to assist with the uPVC cleaning required in conservatory valeting. What is a conservatory valet? This is a high value niche service aimed at detailing a conservatory inside and out. Sometimes it includes a treatment to help protect the valet finish so that the conservatory stays super…

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Water Fed Poles Vs Broken Bones
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Slips, trips and falls are the most common workplace accidents. Years ago we were sold the idea of Water Fed Pole and Pure Water window cleaning technology as the 100% health & safety compliant method of cleaning windows. And it still is, but choosing to clean windows with water fed poles does not make you bullet proof, unfortunately. Here is my experience…. Commercial window cleaning companies in the UK have pretty much got Health & Safety imprinted as laws force…

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Ionic Roadshow UK kicks off tomorrow
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See the Latest Equipment at 17 Venues Across the UK. Click here for the Ionic Systems website. The Reach & Wash® Roadshow returns this Spring, with events at 17 different venues throughout the UK. There’s no better way to see the latest equipment, including Ionic’s new machines and full range of award winning waterfed poles! If you’re in the market to get a new system, try some different poles, or just curious about what else is out…

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Cleaning company fined for putting workers lives at risk

A Sheffield property and cleaning company was fined for breaching Work at Height regulations. Turbo Property and Cleaning Services Ltd of Wade Street, Sheffield was issued with a Prohibition Notice on 13 November 2014 after an employee was found to be working on a fragile roof with no protection measures in place to prevent them from falling. The company was then found to have breached the conditions of the notice and had failed to take sufficient…

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Cleaning Show organisers announce new regional event in Manchester

The British Cleaning Council and Quartz Business Media, organisers of the UK’s largest dedicated cleaning and hygiene exhibition – The Cleaning Show – have announced a new event following the hugely successful event at London ExCeL earlier this year. The new Manchester Cleaning Show will be held 6-7 April 2016 at Event City and is positioned deliberately to sit in the middle of the Cleaning Show biennial cycle, so that manufacturers, distributors and service suppliers to the industry…

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