Category Archives: Buildings joining Revolution

Buildings joining Revolution

Carbon emissions

Everybody can do their bit to reduce carbon emissions by lifestyle changes such as driving less, buying less plastic, using less electricity, etc. As a property management company, we can also do our bit to achieve the same by making changes to the communal parts of the building.  As an example, take Islington Wharf which is a large […]

Being ahead of the competition

At Revolution, we have found being different and being ahead of the competition easy. There is an expression we like called “disruptive innovators”, and this is what Revolution is. A disruptive innovator comes to a stale marketplace and then shakes it up. A great example of a disruptive innovator is Uber. Taxis thought they had […]

Our live customer satisfaction ratings

At Revolution, we are bringing higher and higher standards of customer service to property management by using our live customer satisfaction ratings to continually check the performance of our staff in delivering the service you want. If you make contact with us we will manage your issue, and once completed (24 hours after we close the […]

Abseiling for window cleaning

  For the last of our three articles about window cleaning, we’re going to look at abseiling. This one is the visually most scary looking option but if completed correctly is highly effective. This option requires the window cleaners to hang by ropes from the roof and clean the windows by stopping at each one […]

Cherry picker for window cleaning

Continuing the theme of window cleaning from last week, we are going to look at cleaning of windows using a cherry picker. What’s a cherry picker? A cherry picker is generally a lorry or a small van with the back removed. This is then replaced with a platform and a basket linked to an extending […]

Reach and wash system for window cleaning

Have you seen windows being cleaned by a man stood on the pavement with a very long pole with a brush on the end and water coming out of the brush? If you have, you’ll have seen the system which is called reach and wash being used on the building. There are a number of […]

Introducing our Tender Toolbox

What is a Tender Toolbox? At Revolution, we are always really keen to help and talk with people managed by other property managers. If we can actually talk to people it doesn’t take long for them to understand there is a better way for things to be done. Talking is easy, but how do apartment owners […]

Revolution ethos

Ethos is the characteristic spirit of a culture, era, or community as manifested in its attitudes. Sounds a mouthful or something that falls out of the mouth of a marketing person. At Revolution, we often speak of our ethos and to make sure that we never forget it we even have it written on our […]

Lancaster House, Manchester

Takeover of Lancaster House, Manchester Lancaster House is attached to a building called Lancaster 80 in Manchester. Our Managing Director, Lee Burkitt, owned an apartment in Lancaster 80 many years ago and prior to setting up Revolution Property Limited. https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1254887 Lancaster House was managed under an agreement with its landlord by a different agent. This […]

Property management company

Sometimes landlords or leaseholders need help to manage a building, and that’s where a property management company (such as Revolution) comes in. This is also known as block management (to be fair, we don’t really have a set title for what we do). What does a property management company do? In order to manage a […]