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Christmas Lights Safety

Here at Maintenance Services Direct we love to share vital information to help ensure everyone is safe at all times. The christmas period brings joy and happiness but is also fraught with danger, this is due in part to the fact that most people put up Christmas decorations which includes interior and exterior lighting. With this in mind we found this article which we would love to share with you guys and girls. Electrical safety at Christmas After 12 months…

Autumn lawn maintenance

Autumn lawn maintenance – Although Autumn is often cold, damp and miserable it is also the most important season in the world of lawn care. The days get cooler and shorter, but it is the perfect opportunity to overseed and prepare your lawn for the following season. Autumn lawn maintenance and general care tips Step 1: Check your lawn for moss Lawn moss is a very common problem for most gardeners. It can be caused by many different factors such…

Garden shed maintenance

Garden Shed maintenance – looking after your garden shed Having invested in a quality garden shed, it is very important to look after it well to ensure a longevity of life by carrying out Garden shed maintenance. If treated and maintained correctly you should be able to enjoy your shed for many years to come. Treat timber regularly Treat your shed with a preservation treatment at regular intervals to get the longest possible life out of your shed. Tips for…

Why it is important to clean your guttering regularly

So why it is important to clean your guttering regularly? Well when was the last time you had your guttering checked? If, like most people, you can’t remember, then now might be time to get around to it. Maintenance Services Direct believe that even though they’re “out of sight and out of mind” for the majority of the time, your gutters actually play a huge role in the structural integrity of your house, and keeping them clean is a great way…

Security of information

At Maintenance Services Direct we like to ensure security of information and the safety of our customers at all times, this is applicable when we are working at there site or place of residence and also during any activities they may have on our website. We have therefore invested in the security of our website over the past few months to make it better, the security of information that is transferred though our website www.maintenanceservices.co.uk is now even more secure thanks to the use…

How safe is your Home

At Maintenance Services Direct we don’t normally like to copy anybodys work but we found this and thought it was invaluable advice so we decided to copy & share it, complements of http://www.electricalsafetyfirst.org.uk Stay safe in your home Electricity can kill. Electricity is now the major cause of accidental fires in UK homes. Government statistics show that electricity causes more than 20,000 fires a year – almost half of all accidental UK house fires. Each year, about 70 people are…

Winter garden maintenance

Your essential guide Winter garden maintenance – Maintenance Services Direct understand that it is tempting to retreat indoors during the winter period and leave the outdoors to fend for themselves. The truth however is that your outdoor spaces require TLC whatever the season. If you gaze out of the window your garden and patio area may look a little weary during the winter months and without the promise of the sun on your back, it can be very difficult to…

New services

Maintenance services direct are delighted to now provide our entire client base with Gardening services. We have had many requests from customers for gardening services so HERE we are. New Services We provide a range of gardening services to the Industrial, Commercial and Domestic sectors which includes; Grass cutting Grass edging Weeding Edge/Privet cutting Planting to customers requests Pruning Tree Felling Stump removal Please see our page on Gardening services from Maintenance Services Direct by clicking on the link above.…

New website address

To make things much easier we have invested in a great new website address which is shorter and a little easier to remember, we have one from www.maintenanceservicesdirect.co.uk to www.maintenanceservices.co.uk. Our old website address along with our other great website addresses are still functional have all have seamless automatic redirection to our new web address which is https://www.maintenanceservices.co.uk New website address – contact details Our contact emails have also changed to make email connection with any of our departments even…

Why Mechanical Engineering

Reasons To Study Mechanical Engineering Why mechanical engineering is a good degree? Here are some compelling reasons to study mechanical engineering: Mechanical Engineers have good graduate prospects In a notoriously tough graduate job market it’s fair to say that degree-level engineers have an edge. Engineers build societies and, mechanical engineers specifically, apply fundamental maths and physics laws to create and build mechanical devices we use every day. So it’s no surprise to see that mechanical engineer students enjoy particularly good…