The Christmas break is the perfect time for building repair and restoration. Relax, enjoy your holiday and let us take care of your building needs.
A professional workplace clean at Christmas time prepares you for the coming year. Find out how we can set you up for a great start to 2019.
There is a lot to think about in maintaining a commercial property. Both indoors and outdoors need equal amounts of attention. Whilst we know the importance of maintaining a building, we often forget what’s right under our feet. Fortunately, we handle all flooring maintenance issues as well. Of all parts of a building, flooring is…
We’ve all heard the saying “honesty is the best policy”, but many companies still choose not to live by this simple phrase. It is without question that honesty in business will help to maximise your company’s potential. The word ‘honesty’ encompasses a range of qualities that customers look for in a business. If you have…
We take food safety seriously in NZ and adhere to stringent hygiene standards. Find out why our hygiene solutions minimise food safety challenges.
Bird infestation is both a biological and structural hazard to a building. Read on to find out about our humane and effective bird proofing systems.
A thorough exterior building wash treats all areas, refreshing and protecting the building and its materials. Find out more here:
Industrial painting is an in-depth process that requires preparation and experience. Find out why our team has what it takes to do the job right every time.
We are no strangers to roof inspections. This is something we do regularly and we have plenty of experience in this area. But we never underestimate what we might uncover while carrying out a typical roof inspection. We are often faced with the unexpected, so we always come equipped to handle any scenario that arises.…
At this time of year, the amount of debris affecting the exterior of commercial building is much greater than any other time of year. With stormy weather blowing leaves, branches and dirt into gutters and down pipes, winter is a great time to schedule annual building maintenance. This is exactly what our clients at Christian Health…
We have successfully tackled another tricky Food Safety clean on the interior and exterior flour silo at George Weston Foods. Adhering to food safety standards is all part of meeting hygiene compliance as a food processing operation. Unfortunately, even if your premises appear to be clean, they still may not meet audit obligations. As experts…
Commercial cleaning is a necessity for organisations to meet the rigorous health and safety standards that apply today. We take the time to learn about your business and offer a customised service.
Professional cleaning is not something that industrial and commercial premises can go without. But like many things in this world, there are varying degrees of quality on the cleaning service provided.
As dampness creeps into your commercial building, fungus, moss and mould are very likely to rear their ugly heads and once fungus, moss and mould have made their first appearance, it’s not long before things can get out of hand. Taking care of your commercial building is an essential of running a business. As home…
Scheduled roof and gutter maintenance provides ongoing attention to areas of your building that are often overlooked. Most of the time we are so concerned with what’s going on inside the building that we neglect to see how important exterior maintenance is as well. With all the wild weather we’ve been having lately, your roofs and gutters…
If you’re in the food processing industry, you will be aware of the stringent hygiene standards around food safety. A professional clean will ensure you get optimum hygiene results. We recently completed a Food Hygiene and Audit Clean for our clients Neat Meat who supply gourmet cuts of beef, lamb, venison and pork to top New Zealand restaurants. With this…
We have recently welcomed a few new faces to the Unique Services team. The new staff have come in with a refreshing approach to the way things are done around here and we would like to introduce our new team member Maria Kapp.. Maria is our Accounts and Administration Manager who takes care of the…
To keep a clean workplace means more than just your end-of-day tidy up. Your staff resetting their work desks before they go home just isn’t enough to create a healthier work environment.
We have recently looked at the topic of green cleaners and their claims to be environmentally safe. There is so much to cover so before we move on to the next topic, we thought we’d look at it from a purely domestic situation.
The topic of safe household cleaners is hot on everyone’s lips at the moment. What chemicals should we be exposing our household to? What chemicals are truly safe?
Value can mean something different to everyone. For some people, value is based on benefits, for others value is all about price.
The purpose of hygiene coatings is to provide a seamless protective layer on ceilings, walls and floors. This helps prevent the introduction of mould, fungus and bacteria and leaves an easy-to-clean, hygienic finish.
Understanding cleaning chemicals and how best to apply them is the key to our great reputation. For any type of soil and surface, we know what cleaners and detergents will get the job done right every time.
Offering the best possible customer service is an integral part of any company. As a simple measure of good business sense, great customer service is essential for a business to survive.
The term “all purpose” gets thrown around a lot in the domestic cleaning industry. But, the truth is, there is no such thing.
Sodium hypochlorite, the chemical compound of sodium, oxygen and chlorine is what we in the cleaning industry like to call “hypo”.
All food processing plants should undergo regular cleaning and antimicrobial treatments to ensure they meet Food Safety and Food Hygiene compliance.
With summer just around the corner, it’s a good time to think about calling in the professionals for your exterior building maintenance.
Unique Services is like one big happy family, and over the past 16 years we have grown to offer speciality cleaning services to the top names in New Zealand. Meet the people who make it happen.
The smell of rancid paint is overwhelming and a clear sign that nasty organic compounds are decaying right there in the tin.
Bitumen has been used for waterproofing by humans since the dawn of civilisation. Discover how little the process has changed in thousands of years.
Everything from whooping cough to Dutch Elm disease is floating around in the atmosphere – only quality sanitisation can stop it entering the food chain.
Sometimes the old way is the best way. In this case study we use a technology that dates back to the Pyramids to solve a modern day problem.
Unique Services have partnered with Envirolyte to become the first approved applicator for their new Anolyte surface sanitiser.
Cleaning inside an industrial tank brings its own unique problems. On top of the usual safety concerns, there’s also confined spaces and hazardous chemicals to consider.
People trust familiar brands, but if that brand suddenly finds itself on the news for the wrong reasons, that trust can vanish overnight.
When it comes to industrial cleaning, building maintenance or food plant sanitisation, Unique Services offer specialised, professional industrial cleaning services tailored to your unique situation.
There are two obvious reasons why building maintenance is important; aesthetics and safety. Uniques Services can help to keep your property looking good, and keep it safe from undue risk.
We take great pride here at Unique Services in our staff. Not only are they highly experienced, but they’re fully qualified in all aspects of Health & Safety requirements and official Environmental standards.
Ensure your business is always up to scratch with scheduled cleaning and maintenance from Unique Services.
Regular building and grounds maintenance isn’t a luxury, it’s an essential part of your company’s image and essential for a good first impression.
Food audits have some of the strictest standards out there, and rightfully so. When companies need to get their plants up to Health & Safety compliance levels, they call Unique Services.
Food contamination is a serious business and it’s essential to know which antimicrobial agent is best. AUT have been testing Sanitas Q-Bond on some of the deadliest pathogens around…
A least favourite thing in life is manning a trade show company stand. It’s not the attendees/delegates, fellow exhibitors or interfacing with current and potential clients, it’s standing eight hours on a hard floor.
When a large food manufacturing plant relocated, the building owner needed the site cleaned for the next tenants. That’s when he called in the experts.
We have the experience and specialist equipment to identify and eliminate any biofilm found in and around your plant or factory. You can avoid the risk of food contamination with regular maintenance checks.
The Health and Safety law changes mean the risk of slips, trips and falls must be managed. Here are some floor maintenance tips to help you do just that.
Unique Services not only prepare buildings before they go into production, and keep factories already in production to a satisfactory level, but did you know we also help with the closure of factories?
When a factory needs to be up to industry standards to comply with health & safety, they call Unique Services. Take a look at how we helped this multinational food company.
Our grounds maintenance service is more than just cutting your grass! We offer everything from landscape design to tree felling and everything in between.
At the heart of Auckland’s Viaduct harbour, the New Zealand Maritime Museum proudly showcases some of our country’s love affair with all things nautical.
Not all paint is the same. The paint you use in your living room, isn’t the same type of paint you would use in a warehouse. And the paint in a warehouse is very different from the paint in a factory.
As one of New Zealand’s highest exported goods, milk powder is produced on a huge scale.
The day to day operations at Unique Services must meet the highest of Health and Safety standards.
It’s true what they say, every picture tells a story. Visual images create good or bad impressions and first impressions dictate positive or negative responses.
This is a story about Alice, the Waterview Tunnel boring machine. She is one big beast!
Cleaning, sanitising and disinfecting are critical to maintaining a hygienic environment, especially for companies in the food processing industry.
Your business façade – the building face and the grounds of the building that your business is housed within, gives clients and potential clients a first impression that stays with them.
There would be little to no debate in the accuracy of the following statement.
In any food processing operation it is critical for all walls, floors, ceilings, processing plant, drains, vents and other services to be cleaned and santised to the highest standards.
Bird infestation can contaminate buildings and cause major structural damage. Bird proofing allows you to control birds and keep your building free from nests.
In today’s world, food safety is taken very seriously and food manufacturers both big and small are subject to increasingly rigorous food safety standards.
Being open with product testing methods is not a process many companies typically choose to disclose. At Unique Services we are different, we fully disclose our product testing and… our results.
Unique Services specialises in all areas of commercial cleaning. Due to our skill, efficiency and effectiveness, we are able to offer your business the best commercial cleaning processes; from your grounds…
Christmas, with only a few months to go, is almost upon us. And while the majority of us will be enjoying a delightful Kiwi summer, the reward for days and months of dutiful service, we must spare a thought for those…
Unique Services are manufacturing cleaning specialists and operators of choice for many of the country’s top processing companies. On the 14th January Unique Services refurbished a waste disposal unit…
HACCP is necessary for the food industry from production to preparation to dispatch. Find out about HACCP here and why it is a vital part of food safety.
An old portacom type building required conversion to office facilities. Read on to see how the Unique Services team successfully achieved the desired outcome.
You can almost always guarantee that an emergency situation will fall outside normal business hours.
An essential part of protecting your employees is through visual cues, warnings for both staff and visitors of the hazards within and indicating specified areas for either equipment or safe walking zones.
Birds know a good home when they see one and when that home is yours, the un-welcomed guests can easily outstay their welcome and it’s easy to see why.
DB Breweries presented us with a unique challenge (the kind we thrive on) – to convert a storage facility into a usable and functional office facility.
Steel cable trays on a major city building had been powder-coated in the wrong colour. After an urgent call to help, did we bite off more than we could chew?
It’s not only your logo that reflects your brand, it’s a combination of other considerations such as your product or service, and the way in which you present yourself to your customers.
As we are all well aware international and domestic travel is on the rise for many foreigners and Kiwis. As a result there is a growing and high level of demand on the aircraft hospitality industry.
And by ‘Secret’, we mean this amazing Superyacht which was in Auckland’s Westhaven Marina recently for refurbishment work.
I know it’s hard to believe… but Christmas is fast approaching for us and many of us will be looking forward to a hard-earned break with friends and family enjoying summer fun and lazy days.
Grounds maintenance can often be the last business area to receive full care and attention.
Something new and exciting has arrived in the NZ food processing market. Sanitas NZ Ltd has launched their bonded QAC range of sanitisers and disinfectants.
No business day is ever the same therefore no businesses needs are ever the same. What better way to illustrate these concepts than by showing you.
Commercial areas of food preparation and production need to attain levels of cleanliness that exceed normal household definitions of sanitary.