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As a landlord or real estate agency in London, you no doubt know the importance of proper cleaning for rental units. You know that the first sight makes a huge impression on any prospective client. A properly cleaned house will even fetch higher rents as more tenants are willing to move in. The question then emerges whether it is better to keep your own cleaning crew or hire a cleaning service whenever you need to do tenancy cleaning? There are strong points for hiring a London tenancy cleaning service.

Free your time

As a business owner, you have tens of tasks to do in a day. There are potential clients to show around, maintenance to take care of and general desk duties. Hassling about cleaning would be a waste of time. Handing over this responsibility to a cleaning crew frees you up.

Lower cleaning costs

If you ran your own cleaning crew, it would come with costs. You will have to take on staff for a cleaning crew. This then means you will have to start processing a payroll, social security benefits and other HR headaches. In addition, you will have to acquire the equipment needed including heavy duty items like hoovers. Lastly, you will have to go shopping for cleaning materials. All this costs money. Any financial manager will tell you it would be good to put this money in your business and hire cleaning services when you need them.

Better resources

With more resources at their disposal, cleaning crews are able to do more thorough jobs than the simple mop and bucket in-house crew. They can capably handle hard-to-do tasks like cleaning stained tile walls, clearing ink spills off the carpet and polishing dull chrome surfaces. Tenancy cleaning requires a top to bottom cleaning job which can be more capably handled by a cleaning crew.

More reliable services

A hired cleaning crew is more reliable and requires less supervision. This is unlike an in-house crew who could be more complacent as they are more secure in their jobs. A hired cleaning crew will do a good job every time because the next contract depends on how well they do the one you hire them to do.

Better results

A professional cleaning crew is always a better bet in doing a thorough job. They will handle dust on the ceiling as well as clean the outside walls if you need it done.

Using an End of Tenancy Cleaning North London will see your rental units get more sight visits and higher occupancy rates than your competitors.

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Let’s face it. Not everyone who loves fishing enjoys spending hours on a boat with limited mobility. Freshwater water fishing on the banks of a river or lake is quite as exciting if not more exciting than fishing in the deep sea or lake. Many people mistakenly think freshwater fishing will always yield less fish than sea fishing. While this is partially true (the sea a lot bigger than any river), it also depends on the skill of the fisherman. There are some few tips you can use to hook more fish when doing freshwater fishing.

Know the depths

Different fish prefer different depths. It is always good to have a topographical map so that you can spot where the fish are. Some maps are detailed enough to show the fish cribs sunk by other fishermen so that you don’t snag your hook on them.

Know your bait

Different fish have different preferences for bait including size, scents and colors. Generally, freshwater fish will bite insect bait like worms, minnows, and grasshoppers. These regularly fall into the water. Bigger fish will bite bigger bait including leeches and frogs. Research the appropriate bait for your fish and buy online.

Discover the slip bobber

You need to dangle the bait at the appropriate depth where the fish are. A slip bobber is very useful in dangling your hook at different depths without bothering your casting.  The bobber allows a thread through and stops it with a knot on the upper side. The bobber floats on the water keeping the length of line in the water at the preferred depth.

Wash your bait and hands

Fish have a good sense of smell.  Any scent on your hands will go onto the bait and repel the fish. Wash your hands, hook and bait.

Cast further out

Sound travels well in water. This means the fish will hear you approaching the water. The best thing is to do the first few casts at a good distance from the water. This way you can catch the fish unaware. You can then move closer to the water is there is no catch and have better casting angles.

Check out the surroundings

In shallow water, fish will gravitate to water that is under shade. Cast in water under trees and other natural shadows like an overhang bank. If it is windy, lighter critters in the water get blown along by the wind which pulls along the bigger fish feeding on them.  Cast from the windswept bank for better luck.

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Fishing game is one of those experience where anyone can join and stand good chances of being a skilled player. If you are beginning on this enticing sport, there are a few tips that can have you angling with the pros in a short time. These will set the base for you to develop your skill and technique to becoming a better fisher.

Learn all you can about fishing

Fishing is a wide sport. There is a lot to cover on techniques, equipment, fishing spots, types of fish and so on. There are many fishing sites, eBooks, paper books and fishing fan forums where you can get all this info. Learn as much as you can and make it a habit.

Get the proper gear

The next stop should be at the hunting shop. Ask the owner for recommendations for the gear you need as a beginner. He will probably recommend a specific fishing rod and reel. Open faced reels will come later with experience.

Practice the techniques

You have to muster the basics before moving on to anything else. These include fixing bait, tying the knots and casting lines. Work on getting these skills right and you have covered quarter of the learning process.

Be prepared to put in the effort. You will be rewarded as the more time you spend in the water luring fish to your hook the more likely it is that you will become successful.

Know your fish and the bait they respond best to. Catfish will readily take chicken liver for example while bream fish will take crickets. The right bait is likely to pull in your fish faster.

Know your location

It goes without saying that you will hook more fish where they are in plenty. Learn about the spawning periods and locations of the fish. Following the fish upstream or downstream is part of the thrill.

Timing goes with location. You will realize that fish don’t keep your time. You will have to be in the water at odd times like sunrise, moonset, and midnight and so on. Some successful fishermen claim that an overcast sky is the best for fishing. Do your research and work out what works best for you.

Be ready to learn

Look at what the more successful anglers are doing and copy what they do. You will learn fast by improving on what works.

Positive attitude

As a beginner, it is very likely you will go home empty-handed from time to time. Learn to be patient and have a positive attitude that success will come with time.

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