Winter Gritting Experts

How to Book Your Free Pothole Site Inspection

February 19, 2021

Potholes are a common problem in the UK, especially during the winter months. The repeated freezing and warming of temperatures is the ideal weather pattern which helps cause potholes.

Performing regular site inspections will help you identify any potential issues, and by taking action early, you will not only prolong the life of your hard-standing surfaces but save costs on larger repairs later on.

Our advice is simple when it comes to potholes: be proactive, rather than reactive.




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Why A GRITIT Tree Survey Saves You Money!

February 14, 2021

Trees and woodlands are an extremely important part of any facility's landscape and for the well-being of users and visitors. The benefit of trees are numerous, and the appreciation of trees in a facility grounds is almost universal. But trees are large structures that can affect your facility, which means that property and facility managers require tree surveys to be able to make informed decisions.

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Britain’s funniest gritter names just got funnier!

February 12, 2021

Across the country, gritters have been given a whole host of funny, creative and heart-warming names.

We’ve pulled together some of the best and funniest gritter names for 2020/2021 that made us groan, laugh and chuckle.

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Why An Empty Facility Requires a Winter Vermin Check

February 11, 2021

Rats are a highly successful species which survive the winter months very well, but as the weather becomes colder, they often need to utilise human resources to do so. As such, rat infestations can become a vermin problem for facility managers during the cold winter months. This is especially so during a COVID age where facilities may be being used less than normal being somewhat left to their own devices, dormant. Perfect for a rat looking for winter shelter.

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Is too much winter gritting salt a bad thing?

February 10, 2021

As the country braces for more freezing conditions and sub-zero temperatures, many facilities managers are focused on keeping roads and car parks safe, and free from ice. GRITIT are the winter specialists, and we work in partnership with you to deliver winter gritting and snow clearing services, ensuring your sites remain open and compliant no matter the weather.

When it comes to deciding how much winter gritting salt to use, it is natural to think that “more is better.” However, this is not always the case.

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