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Why Do You Need External Cleaning Services?

Many people tend to focus on maintaining the interior of their property, but the outside is just as important. Whether at home or at work, a dirty exterior has a significant impact on the overall appearance of a property. If you’re selling your home, an attractive exterior becomes even more important, and can make the difference between securing an offer or discouraging prospective buyers right off the bat. Your paths, decks, driveways and paving should all be well-maintained.

Regular cleaning of a building’s exterior can extend its life, allow you to save on considerable ongoing maintenance costs, and prevent the buildup of dirt, debris, spores and algae.

If the exterior of your building requires cleaning, you need a professional external cleaner. They will be able to use specialist equipment and techniques, including pressure cleaning, water-fed pole cleaning, jet washing, pressure washing and chemicals to remove green algae buildup and keep things looking shiny and new. HaMuch can ensure you find the right external cleaning services for your job.

What Does an External Cleaning Specialist Do?

Commercial and domestic cleaners tend to offer a broader range of services than specialist external cleaners, but a professional external cleaner will possess the skills and knowledge required to efficiently clean the exterior of your property. They will know which chemicals to use on gutters, patios and other specific surfaces without causing damage. They will offer a variety of services, including:

  • One-off domestic cleaning: External cleaning companies wash and maintain outdoor areas of homes, including windows, roofs, patios, fascias, paths, driveways, fences, gutters, bins and garages. They may also specialise in mould removal, and in winter they may clear snow and lay grit on paths.
  • One-off commercial cleaning: Some large commercial buildings, such as factories and warehouses, have exterior cladding, and only a specialist will be able to safely and effectively clean it. This work requires the use of elevated working platforms and, as such, this type of external cleaning work is out of the remit of a general commercial cleaner. Companies also use a range of specialised equipment for the cleaning and maintenance of large paved areas, such as car parks, and use high-pressure washers to clean dirty or stained paving and walls.
  • Regular maintenance cleaning: Regular cleaning of exterior surfaces prevents the buildup of dirt, salt and dusty air, reducing health risks and the effects of air pollutants on your property. Specialists can come to your home or office on a regular basis to ensure the exterior looks the best it can be.

How to Find External Cleaning Services Near You?

To find an external cleaner near you, follow our simple three-step process:

  1. Post your job: Find your location, either by typing in your postcode or town, or selecting from our extensive list of regions, counties and cities in the UK. We ask you to select your maximum budget, so that you never pay more than what you can afford. Post the details of your job and we’ll match you with tradesmen in your area who are qualified and experienced to do the work.
  2. Get quotes: We’ll send your job listing to cleaners in your area. We’ll notify you via text when three tradesmen have expressed interest in your job.
  3. Select your tradesman: Review the profiles and experience of the tradesmen interested in working with you. You can use HaMuch to read customer reviews from people just like you, compare rates and see how close they are to you. You can even communicate with tradesmen to discuss the work before making your decision — you’re in complete control!

Our search tools are designed to help you find a tradesman that best suits your needs, budget and location.

If you’re looking to hire a cleaner near you to clean your retail space or office’s exterior, we can help. HaMuch lists vetted tradesmen near you — enter your location to get started!

Find the best price for your project, click on a trade to get started

Rates for Tradesmen in the UK

Builder

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Builders
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Fife£35£237
Gedling£30£216
Birmingham£25£200
Glasgow£34£261
South Ayrshire£22£176
Bolton£27£193
Wigan£26£184
Dover£23£188
Norwich£23£179
Cherwell£26£211

Carpenter & Joiner

Carpenter & Joiner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Carpenter & Joiners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Torbay£24£183
Mid Sussex£26£203
Luton£30£213
Sheffield£22£173
Edinburgh£26£205
South Oxfordshire£33£217
Angus£26£215
Broxtowe£27£197
South Lanarkshire£24£174
Stoke-on-Trent£24£195

Electrician

Electrician: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Electricians
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Thurrock£41£253
Sefton£28£204
Solihull£31£215
Mid Bedfordshire£37£236
Bridgend£31£214
Horsham£44£246
Tendring£30£221
South Cambridgeshire£33£233
Vale Royal£26£199
South Gloucestershire£31£224

Gardener

Gardener: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Gardeners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
South Lanarkshire£25£520
Carmarthenshire£15£125
North East Lincolnshire£15£100
Amber Valley£17£124
Plymouth£14£100
East Hertfordshire£24£182
Nottingham£17£127
South Gloucestershire£23£178
South Bedfordshire£20£142
East Hampshire£20£160

Locksmith

Locksmith: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Locksmiths
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Preston£58£283
Vale of Glamorgan£41£125
Bury£44£247
Bridgend£42£120
Rochdale£43£222
North Hertfordshire£55£243
South Tyneside£41£258
Chelmsford£45£300
Sefton£38£207
Liverpool£36£237

Cleaner

Cleaner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Cleaners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
St Helens£13£118
Windsor & Maidenhead£18£121
Oxford£20£150
Colchester£15£125
Warrington£14£114
Leeds£17£112
Middlesbrough£31£102
Vale Royal£16£130
Gedling£18£132
Bolton£14£108

Car Mechanic

Car Mechanic: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Car Mechanics
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Leeds£32£213
East Devon£40£320
Wokingham£42£240
Dundee£40£320
Chester£35£175
Wakefield£32£213
Blackburn£34£128
Liverpool£36£249
Flintshire£35£175
Horsham£45£250

Heating Engineer

Heating Engineer: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Heating Engineers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Broxtowe£39£243
Maidstone£44£247
Breckland£34£240
Charnwood£42£226
Wealden£49£270
South Ayrshire£35£217
Northampton£45£246
New Forest£43£269
Macclesfield£34£227
Gloucester£75£320

Plumber

Plumber: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Plumbers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Mid Bedfordshire£45£261
Aberdeenshire£34£248
Manchester£41£229
Swansea£33£214
Cambridge£42£272
Tameside£42£232
Bolton£46£236
Nottingham£37£231
Solihull£38£227
Warrington£38£226

Painter & Decorator

Painter & Decorator: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Painter & Decorators
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Scarborough£21£165
Arun£76£220
South Bedfordshire£30£183
Cambridge£22£188
Vale of Glamorgan£24£179
North Tyneside£21£151
Cheltenham£24£192
Dundee£19£134
York£20£166
East Hampshire£24£181

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