Services & Compliance

blog yellow circle pmgHere are various blog resources related to the services and compliance at a property. These range from say your fire and health and safety compliance, through to services like cleaning and utilitities. These resources help provide an overview of each area without getting too technical, so you can plan it all in at the right time and best cost.


The Nitty-Gritty of Managing Passenger Lifts at Properties

passenger lifts nitty gritty property management guideIf you have a lift at a property, then you will know that they can be daunting pieces of kit to look after and manage. There can be a whole lot of technical-talk along with people’s fear of using and paying for them all coming to the surface.

However, like a lot of things in property management, the trick is to get the right balance; to not necessarily know all the answers yourself, but know those that do and make sure the right questions are being asked.

The Basics of Managing Them

We have an overview resource here of lifts in general, and a handy ‘CAP’ acronym. Firstly, get your C for compliance sorted, before then looking at the A actions you need to take to see the lift safely running.

This then all ends in a P for procedures and...

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Making the Most of Visitor Sign-in Sheets at Properties

sign in visitor sheet summary property management guideWe’ve seen them at some point; as soon as you enter a building you need to sign a register to say you’re a visitor at the property.

Typically, at a communal reception point on, say, a multi-let property, or soon as you enter a large area like an office, i. It’s a way to keep track on who’s actually on the premises at any one point in time.

These are a great example in property management of something actually very simple and that everyone is familiar with, but not everyone is clear on exactly why it’s needed, and what’s the best way to implement.

The Basics of a Visitor Sheet

So, getting down to the bottom -line, there needs to be some form of sign-in sheet at the entrance point for visitors to sign as soon as they enter the property...

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The Practical Stuff For Dealing With Asbestos at Properties

asbestos pointers property management guideWe have a resource here with an overview of understanding asbestos what asbestos is all about at properties, right from what it is to how to narrow down whether it’s applicable for your own situation.

It’s one of those subjects that can be either far worse or far easier than what you first think; sometimes there are real dangers to be aware of, other times people are panicking over something that’s under control. 

When you’re managing property, you then need to deal with the nitty-gritty issues and not just the theory. Getting hold of the relevant asbestos survey is only the first thing step; knowing what needs checking and doing afterwards is another. 

Therefore here are five key practicalities to be aware of, including a...

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