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COVID 19 (Corona Virus) April 2020

Having taken advice from the government, 1st Fix is continuing to be able to work. We are attending to emergency jobs for Electrical and Plumbing issues, and are carrying out maintenance works where no contact with the public is necessary. We are able to work alone or at safe distances and are equipped with PPE […]

New Year, New style

We offer Free of Charge quotes for any building, painting, electrical, bathroom, kitchen, carpentry, decorating works that you are thinking of carrying out. Give us a call and we can book an estimator to come and visit and discuss your needs

Sun Safety!!!

Advice for adults and children on sunscreen and sun safety in the UK and abroad.Sunburn increases your risk of skin cancer. Sunburn does not just happen on holiday. You can burn in the UK, even when it’s cloudy. There’s no safe or healthy way to get a tan. A tan does not protect your skin from the sun’s harmful effects.Aim […]

HOT! HOT! HOT!

COMMUTERS have been warned to “stay at home” as the “hottest day ever” will buckle railway lines this week.The mercury is set to soar to 39C tomorrow, smashing the current record of 36.7C recorded at Heathrow Airport in 2015.The weather for the next three days is looking like a scorcher – peaking on ThursdayBut the […]

How to climb a ladder safely?

A recent statistic has shown that more than 25% of all falls from height are from ladders. This often leads to bruises, broken limbs and sometimes even worse. The saddest part about this is it can be easily avoided if standard safety procedures are followed.How to Put Up Ladders?Placing ladders in the wrong position is the most […]

ALL TRADES UNDER ONE ROOF….CAN IT GET ANY BETTER???

Here at 1st fix we are a multi trade company offering all trades under one roof!This is perfect for all of our customers…..just 1 call and you have all the different trades you need 🙂No matter what works are required, 1st fix has it covered! 😉This week our guys have been busy on various different […]

Kitchen Safety – A Recipe For Success

Are you a complete novice in the kitchen or a self-proclaimed expert? Do you know how to make the perfect Sunday roast? More importantly, did you know that more than half of all accidental house fires start in the kitchen? The misuse of electrical cooking appliances account for the highest proportion of accidental electrical fires […]

Landlord’s responsibility for Gas Safety

If you let a property equipped with gas appliances you have three main responsibilities related to gas safety:Maintenance: pipework, appliances and flues must be maintained in a safe condition. All work must be serviced by a Gas Safe registered engineer.Gas Safety Checks/Certificates: an annual (12 monthly) gas safety check must be carried out on every gas appliance/flue […]