As a building owner, you have the unique responsibility of making sure your structures are kept clean, up-to-date, and safe. Whether you just own the building your business is located in, you own an investment property that houses other businesses or you have multiple buildings you own and manage, you have a responsibility to those who work in your buildings and a responsibility to yourself to keep your investment in the best shape possible. Since it’s impossible to do all the maintenance yourself, working with the right professionals is the key to successful building maintenance.
The first step to using maintenance equipment is to maintain the equipment itself. Simply installing the equipment is not enough, as heavy machinery requires constant care to ensure that it stays in good order. Improper maintenance and handling of equipment shorten its life, and you end up paying more than what you have planned. It is always a better idea to prevent damage rather than correct it. Here are a few steps for basic maintenance of equipment.
-Always keep the areas surrounding the machine neat and tidy, and free from weathering agents. Keep a sheet or cover ready in the case of bad weather, especially for roof mounted equipment.
-Invest in regular checks for wear and tear. It is going to save you a lot of time and money in the long run. Malt Group has a specialist team trained in maintenance of our equipment. Contact us today if you want your BMUs checked, and we will be there in a trice!
-If we have recommended lubricants, follow the procedure without fail. In case you don’t have trained people to carry out such tasks, all you have to do is contact us and we will take care of the rest.