NEWS

 

The Green Man team are a busy lot!

Read about our latest company news, our charity work & ethos below…

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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Cleaning & sealing a Victorian tiled hallway

Cleaning & sealing a Victorian tiled hallway

How we deep-clean & re-seal Victorian tiles   Many homes from the Victorian/Edwardian era contain skillfully laid tiled hallways. When they were originally installed, they would have then been cleaned & oiled at least once a week. In the more recent...

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HAPPY NEW YEAR!   We would like to take this opportunity to wish all our customers & colleagues a very peaceful & prosperous 2021. Last year was not an easy one for us, as so much of what we do relies on being within our customer's properties. All aspects...

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TV series upholstery cleaning under Covid!

TV series upholstery cleaning under Covid!

Yesterday, our senior technician Rodney Gray attended a TV location to conduct a commercial upholstery clean. The situation The modern looking suite had sat on a shelf in one of the large London prop-houses and had become dusty and probably a little damp. The shoot...

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Marmoleum polish & repair at The Corinium Museum, Cirencester

Marmoleum polish & repair at The Corinium Museum, Cirencester

This week, the Green Man team were working in the impressive new extension at The Corinium Museum, Cirencester. The museum houses a fine collection of large Roman mosaics from the 2nd and 4th century, and a wide array of artefacts from the Roman town of Corinium. The...

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Charity upholstery clean in Stroud

Charity upholstery clean in Stroud

Last week, our technicians Adrian & Ellie gave up their time to conduct a free upholstery clean for the members of Frith Youth Centre in Stroud.  Frith Youth Centre aims to help young people develop through guidance, education, and teamwork, providing empowering...

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