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Green Man invest in Vaportek technology

Green Man invest in Vaportek technology

Failure is often an opportunity for innovation. A recent odour remediation job presented just such an opportunity - our client's car had suffered a milk spillage, which had penetrated the rear upholstery & then deteriorated. As you will probably know, this is a...

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Specialist velvet upholstery cleaning

Specialist velvet upholstery cleaning

Pure cotton velvet requires careful attention & is easy to damage through rinse extraction cleaning. Because it is a "cut pile", the individual cotton threads will tend to compact when wet. It is for this reason that many upholstery cleaning companies will either...

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Concrete cleaning for a new yoga studio

Concrete cleaning for a new yoga studio

One of the many jobs completed last week involved the deep-clean & decontamination of this concrete basement floor. Following a recent part-renovation, the owner had asked us to survey & carry out a deep-clean of the concrete, followed by the application of a...

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Commercial Wood Cleaning

Commercial Wood Cleaning

Green Man provide a range of interim & restorative solutions for all types of wood flooring. Our aim is to deliver a high quality & cost-effective alternative to sanding. An initial (free) survey will determine whether your floor is suitable & provide an...

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Flood restoration in a commercial office & a student house

Flood restoration in a commercial office & a student house

Our team spent several hours last week carrying out surveys & removing drying equipment from a large flood that had affected two adjoining properties in Clifton, Bristol. The escape of water had originated from the pipework of washing machine on the second floor...

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Victorian tile cleaning in a Tudor castle

Victorian tile cleaning in a Tudor castle

The Green Man team were recently invited to be part of a complete refurbishment of Thornbury Castle Hotel. This magnificent structure was begun in 1510 & it felt no small thing that Henry VIII & Anne Boleyn spent 10 days here in 1535. Our role was very modest...

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Professional flood services in Bristol

Professional flood services in Bristol

When a flood occurs, it is preferable to deal with it fast. Water tends to move quickly and is capable of moving in unexpected directions, so a rapid response is preferable to prevent as much damage as possible. A few weeks back, Green Man were called out to deal with...

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Village hall wood floor restoration

Village hall wood floor restoration

Last week, our team carried out a deep-clean & re-polish of a large wooden floor at Ston Easton village hall.  The following images & text give an overview of our work...  1. The first job involved the clearing of the hall & the removal of dirt &...

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Stone floor clean & re-seal near Frome.

Stone floor clean & re-seal near Frome.

Last week, three of our technicians attended a large converted barn near Frome to carry out a variety of professional cleaning services. The brief was to remove all furniture & deep-clean the travertine tiles & grout on the ground floor, then apply new seal....

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Wool carpet clean on The Circus, Bath

Wool carpet clean on The Circus, Bath

As those of you who live in Bath will know, the logistics of parking and working in our city can be  interesting. Operating a carpet cleaning company in Bath presents its own particular challenges so, over the years we have been in business, we have developed various...

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Sisal repair at Kenilworth Castle

Sisal repair at Kenilworth Castle

A short while ago, English Heritage were in touch with us to ask whether we would be able to carry out repairs to some sisal flooring in Kenilworth Castle. Standard carpet cleaning can be challenging, but sisal is often extremely tricky & is impossible to repair...

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Odour Neutralisation in a cottage in Broadway

Odour Neutralisation in a cottage in Broadway

The Brief - This week, three of our technicians were called out to conduct a full professional odour neutralisation clean for a start of tenancy in Broadway. The new owners had realised that the property smelled strongly of tobacco odours as a result of a long-term...

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