Commercial property maintenance is the ongoing process of managing the general upkeep of a property that is used for commercial purposes. It plays an integral role in ensuring that a building continues to remain functional, safe, comfortable and aesthetically appealing for its users which may include directors, employees, partners and clients.

Commercial maintenance covers a broad spectrum of emergency and planned repair and maintenance services. The types of work that can be fulfilled by a building maintenance contractor include fabric maintenance, facilities maintenance and mechanical and electrical maintenance. A building maintenance contractor can also carry out surveying work, to ensure that a building’s assets and facilities comply with relevant legislation.