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Kiasu expands successful PPM partnership with CRM Students

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CRM & Kiasu celebrate successful PPM contract Kiasu is proud to be a preferred maintenance and works partner of CRM Students. Continuing an already successful partnership, Kiasu is responsible for planned preventative maintenance (PPM) and emergency maintenance for five of CRM’s properties in Greater London. Planned Preventative Maintenance Kiasu’s duties will include fire, plumbing and […]

Posted on April 11, 2019 in Electrical Testing, Safety & Compliance, Fire Testing, Safety & Compliance, Maintenance, Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Property Maintenance | Read more?


What to do while you wait for an emergency plumber

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Stay safe and avoid further damage whilst you wait for an emergency plumber to arrive Dealing with a plumbing emergency Ok, so you’ve made the phone call. The emergency plumber is on their way. You might have a dripping tap leading to a pool of standing water in your kitchen. Or your mains pipe might […]

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4 reasons you need to hire an M&E Contractor

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M&E Contracting If you own a building, you might have heard the term ‘M&E contractor’. A specialist contractor such as this will handle the mechanical and electrical systems within a building. Ultimately, they will make sure that key areas of your business are working effectively. So, what types of systems can M&E contractors keep in […]

Posted on April 8, 2019 in Maintenance, Mechanical & Electrical (M&E), Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Property Maintenance | Read more?


BS7671 18th Edition Requirements for Surge Protection Devices

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3-phase SPDs by Hager for BS7671 compliance The 18th Edition of the BS7671 IET Wiring Regulations became the latest standard in electrical installations at the beginning of the year. The 18th Edition introduced several key amendments to the requirements for surge protection. BS7671 BS7671 IET Wiring Regulations Ups 18th Edition Chapter 53 (Protection, Isolation, Switching, Control & […]

Posted on April 4, 2019 in Electrical, Electrical Testing, Safety & Compliance, Regulations & Practise | Read more?


Timber doors stand up to fire testing

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In the wake of the tragic events at Grenfell Tower in June 2017, fire safety, fire testing and compliance have been topics of intense public scrutiny. The British Woodworking Federation has recently released test results confirming the longstanding fire protection afforded by simpler materials. Timber’s exceptional levels of fire protection confirmed The British Woodworking Federation […]

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4 Property maintenance problems you need to fix ASAP

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Property maintenance problems As a landlord or a building owner it is your responsibility to keep your property safe and secure. If you fail to do this, then you’ll be putting employees and occupants at risk. You’ll be legally liable for anything that occurs as a result of you not completing the necessary repairs. Some […]

Posted on March 30, 2019 in Boilers, Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Plumbing, Property Maintenance | Read more?


Commercial building maintenance tips you should follow

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Commercial building maintenance No matter what kind of commercial building you own or run, it’s vital to maintain it carefully and correctly. If you don’t pay attention to the regular maintenance requirements, you’ll end up paying for it later. Ignoring problems or not even checking for them in the first place won’t make them go […]

Posted on February 7, 2019 in Boilers, HVAC, Maintenance, Mechanical & Electrical (M&E), Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Plumbing, Property Maintenance | Read more?


Your gas safety questions answered

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Gas safety questions At Kiasu Workforce, we offer a whole range of boiler services, including surveys and inspections, repairs, system upgrades, installations, offering a 24/7 emergency service with our team of Gas Safe engineers. Here, we’ve answered some of the common questions and concerns our customers have regarding gas safety to ensure you know how […]

Posted on December 11, 2018 in Plumbing, Regulations & Practise | Read more?


5 ways to save money on your building refurbishment

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Building refurbishment tips If you have commercial premises that have seen better days, or you’re planning to renovate or refurbish a new store, salon or office building, you’re probably thinking about the cost of the project. In business, it’s crucial to balance the books, and any savings you can make on building refurbishment could help […]

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The 10 most common boiler problems

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List of Boiler Problems The average homeowner may not have much cause to notice the boiler. So long as it’s working fine, there’s no reason to. However, when there’s a boiler problem, it becomes a huge concern, resulting in a lack of heating for the home, as well as hot water. Here, we’re going to […]

Posted on August 29, 2018 in Boilers, Planned Preventative Maintenance (PPM), Plumbing, Property Maintenance | Read more?


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