Meet the Pros: Katya

Katya meet the pros cleaner

Welcome to Meet the Pros series, where we introduce you to our franchise partners and people of the trade. It’s been a while since we talked about our cleaning sector, so we are getting right on with it. Meet Katya, who’s been with us for over six years and has a story to tell you as to why, a cleaning franchise is the right choice.

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How Soon After Pressure Washing My Deck Can I Stain It?

stain a deck after pressure washing

Shutterstock / By Ruth Peterkin

Let’s be honest – it’s hard to maintain a decking. It requires frequent cleaning, re-sealing and staining. Homeowners often undertake these tasks and think they are easy to complete. The next thing they do is turn to the internet and ask for help, seeking answers to questions such as “How do you pressure wash a deck?” or “How long should I wait before staining my decking after power washing it?”. Well, let’s see what does it take to bring an old decking back to life.

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LEFT OR RIGHT: Which Fence Side Is My Responsibility?

garden fence responsibility

Can’t sleep at night over a garden fence dispute with your neighbour? Or you’re just wondering in general about which side of the fence you’re responsible to maintain?

Well, you’ve stopped by here just in time. Our new post will clarify what exactly the UK garden fence law says about property boundaries and regulations when it comes to replacing, installing and maintaining your boundary fence. We’ll also focus on how to determine which fence side is yours – left or right – and explore the different ways you can use to find out. And finally, you’ll learn about what to do to avoid an unnecessary fallout with your neighbour over your shared fenceline border. (more…)