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      No formal qualifications    Not to worry we need YOU. TRAINEE TECHNICIAN VACANCY                  Shaw Preservations Ltd is a leading Property Care company to both the domestic and commercial markets based…

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As from the 1st January 2018 The Certificated Surveyor in Remedial Treatments (CSRT) qualification has been re-named Certificated Surveyor of Timber & Dampness in Buildings, (CSTDB)  however, the  existing CSRT qualification will continue to be recognised as a professional qualification…

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We are opening a shop!

We are pleased to announce that our new shop will be up and running from 8th November located in the glorious Box Hill Region.    We aim to supply ventilation products, flood remediation and control systems alongside traditional and innovative damp proofing…

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Its a Boy!

Sophie, our accounts wiz and all round customer services girl has been blessed with another boy – Alfie.    Welcome little fella and we hope to have your fantastic Mum back soon.  

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Peterborough Rd Carshalton

Flooding in local area.

This morning it was 24 degrees, within a matter of minutes it appeared the world was about to end.   Severe flash floods today in Wallington, Purley, Carshalton and Caterham. Flooding can cause huge damage in a property not to…

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Ladies Day & The Derby

We are so lucky to have our offices in Tattenham Corner in Epsom Downs. It really is a beautiful part of the world. Today (Friday) is Ladies Day, Our favourite day of the year. There is nothing nicer than watching…

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When is damp not damp?

We recently inspected a property where the client said had “raging dampness” As you can see from the photo, there is definitely a problem and a vusial inspection did indeed show the surface of the wall to be damp, however,…

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Future surveyor?

Why do you charge for your surveys?

WHY DO YOU CHARGE FOR YOUR SURVEYS WHEN SOME OTHER COMPANIES DON’T ?             Please let me explain: As a company we take pride in our efficiency.  Everything is communicated in writing for complete transparency…

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Shaw Preservations Sponsor Woodmansterne Hyde Tigers U12s

We are proud to sponsor Woodmansterne Hyde Tigers U12 Football Team After several successful years competing in the Wallington Little league, the “Tigers” are now embarking on a new challenge in the Epson & Ewell U12 League – Division 1….

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Property Care Association AGM, 2015

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We recently attended the AGM of our regulatory body the PCA held at Cambridge University. This is the highlight of the industries calendar where the cream of the industry get to dress posh and have, what is essentially a jolly…

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