Alpha Power Cleaning Blog

The Dirty Dozen Areas That Stop Your Property Looking Its Best

It’s dirty out there – and sometimes it feels as though there’s little you can do about it. The weather wreaks havoc on your block paving, walls, and windows. Moss, algae, and other green vegetation take over your pavements, driveways, and patios. Drains are blocked. Gutters are full of leaves. And if that wasn’t enough,…
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Before and After

How To Reverse The Wear on Your Paved Driveway

Do you remember how good your driveway looked when you first had it done? It would have cost you a fair few bob too! Block paving or tiles give you a more aesthetically pleasing finish than concrete, but they’re not cheap. So it’s no wonder you feel frustrated that your driveway no longer looks it’s…
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How To Remove Oil From A Tarmac Drive

So your beautiful tarmac driveway has been spoiled by an oil spillage (it’s a hazard of cars and bikes!) Not only does it look unsightly, but it annoys you every time you look at it. It’s slippery too and so you’re worried about the potential hazard. The problem is oil is not easy to clean.…
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The Five Chemicals Your In-House Cleaning Team Need To Do A Good Job

Do you take care of your commercial cleaning in-house? If so, this blog is for you. If you want to maintain the upkeep of your premises and minimise the need for avoidable maintenance and decoration work, your cleaning routines and rituals are key. That’s because cleaning helps to keep buildings, pathways, stairwells, and car parks…
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Three Things To Clean For the New Year

The New Year is upon us! Which means it’s time to take action to get your premises ready for 2019. Here are the three external things you must clean during January. Check and clean your drainage system After the hottest summer for decades, you can guarantee we’re going to have a challenging winter! Expect wind,…
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What Is Soft Washing and Why Is It Better For You, The Environment, and Your Business?

Power washing is an incredibly effective way to remove the grime and dirt from your exterior surfaces. From walls to roofs, pathways, and parking areas, hot jet washing can help keep your business looking its best. But there are some situations where high-pressure water can be damaging. For example, if there are loose roof tiles,…
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How To Get Rid Of Stubborn Stains In Your Workplace

First impressions count and that applies to the appearance of your building as well as your staff. It’s why stubborn, unsightly stains can be such a problem. The likes of chewing gum, oil, and graffiti are an eyesore and can drag everything else down. It’s a dilemma. Banning chewing gum outright is likely to be…
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10 Reasons to clean your company’s car park

When it comes to cleaning your premises, your car park may be way down on your list of priorities. Often overlooked, this crucial business asset can miss out on the love it needs! So if your car park has been neglected, keep reading. You’ll discover 10 good reasons why this job needs sorting. As you’ll…
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What Happened in Milton Keynes Doesn’t Need to Stay In Milton Keynes!

Did you know that one of our specialisms is big scale cleaning projects?     Fact is, we’re just as happy tackling large industrial complexes as we are cleaning residential driveways and patio – because we have the equipment to do it all. Industrial premises can get dirtier than most. Thanks to vehicle fumes and…
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Four Excuses That Get You Out Of Doing That Cleaning Job

You can’t live in denial any longer. The outside of your home is in desperate need of TLC! You’re embarrassed to invite guests onto the patio because it’s covered with moss and weeds. Your decking is looking tired and the windows could do with some attention. You know thee jobs need doing, but when do…
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