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Product News Archive March 2018

Exclusive offer from HB42 28 March 2018

As part of a targeted campaign, HB42 are also advertising an exclusive offer to new retail stockists. With every purchase of 10 boxes of HB42 Sealant & Adhesive (available in White, Clear, Grey, Black & Brown) and/or HB42 Instant Grab ...


New sealant and adhesive video from HB42 28 March 2018

HB42 has produced a new video as part of its ‘Seals, Sticks and Fills’ campaign, to inform merchants and tradesmen of the multiple benefits of HB42 Ultimate Sealant & Adhesive. The video demonstrates the All-in-One Sealant & Adhesive’s ...


Stixall extreme power from Everbuild - A Sika Company 28 March 2018

If you’ve already tried Stixall Extreme Power from Everbuild – A Sika Company you’ll know just how good it is, with the ability to bond and seal virtually everything to anything. If you haven’t tried it then it’s about time you did, says Everbuild. ...


No more nails Click & Fix from Unibond 28 March 2018

No More Nails has long been the leading DIY grab adhesive for fixing virtually anything to anything without the need for Nails or Screws. Now its available in an easy to use dispenser that you can use single handed, without mess, without a cartridge ...


New mouldable putty from Loctite 28 March 2018

Loctite Kintsuglue is an amazing flexible putty ideal for repairing almost any broken object. Mouldable and strong at the same time, it can be applied to almost anything you want to repair, reconstruct, protect or enhance. It is so versatile; the ...


Solvite launches new general purpose wallcoverings adhesive 28 March 2018

Wallcovering sales over the last 30 years have declined at the expense of more fashionable emulsion. In part, this is driven by DIY wallcovering skills not being handed down from one generation to the next. The skill of pasting and then folding the ...


Unsightly mould is a thing of the past with new Unibond products 28 March 2018

Black unsightly mould is the scourge of the Bathroom. Dirt, Skin, and Soap residue coupled with humidity conspire to support mould growth between tiles, on the grout, and on the sealant around the bath or shower tray.However, it does not have to be ...


Gorilla Glue launches "virtually invisible" adhesive 28 March 2018

International adhesive brand Gorilla Glue has launched the new, extremely tough and virtually invisible, Gorilla Glue Clear. New Gorilla Glue Clear is for DIYers and home improvement enthusiasts looking for a highly-effective bond that combines ...


New wallcovering adhesives from Bartoline 28 March 2018

Bartoline is the UK’s leading supplier of wallcovering adhesives, both in the well-known Bartoline brand, and for private label. As well as traditional flake, two ready mixed versions are available. “Easipaste” is a ready-to-use product suitable for ...


Duck Tape is perfect for hundreds repairs around the home says Shurtape 28 March 2018

As the warmer weather finally arrives, consumers will be looking to refresh their homes, so now is the time to stock up with the UK’s number one DIY tape, says Shurtape. Duck Tape has been trusted by shoppers for almost 50 years - with a wide ...


Mellerud showcase Silicone Remover as current best-seller 28 March 2018

Whether you’re looking for tapes, adhesives, wallpaper paste, silicones or sealants, Centurion Europe have the products you need at great prices, supplying best-sellers from household names like Everbuild, 151, Mellerud and Bartoline. Mellerud ...


New roller tester from Dulux 22 March 2018

Easily make your final colour decision with the new Dulux roller tester. It gives homeowners the confidence that their chosen colour is perfect for their home, removing all stress and anxiety related to making a costly and time consuming mistake, ...


Wireless LED cube from Homelux 22 March 2018

Durable, with a high quality finish, the Homelux Colour Changing Cube can be used as a table, a light feature or even as a stool inside or outside with the IP65 rated. Being wireless, once charged, the cube can be positioned in any location away ...


New wasp deterrent from STV 22 March 2018

STV, the specialist home and garden pest control product supplier has introduced a new amateur-use product to deter wasps from outdoor, garden areas without killing them or using chemicals.Wasps Away from The Buzz is a visual wasp deterrent. Both ...


Solabiol Bug Free from SBM Life Science 22 March 2018

Forget about whitefly, greenfly, blackfly, scale insects, spider mite or mealybug! Certified for organic use by the Organic Farmers and Grows Ltd, Solabiol Bug Free from SBM Life Science provides control of insects and mites on: ornamental garden ...


Record sales of floor repair adhesive from Fix-A-Floor 22 March 2018

Fix-A-Floor has announced record sales of its ground-breaking floor repair adhesive for loose and hollow floor tiles. Fix-A-Floor Repair Adhesive is an extra-strength bonding adhesive customised for the specific use of re-bonding loose and hollow ...


New range of toilet seats from Croydex 22 March 2018

Bathroom accessories specialists, Croydex have created a range of toilet seats that will ‘Always fit and never slip’. The no mess, no fuss Flexi-Fix seat uses grip pad technology and pioneering patented ‘v’ plates that provide maximum adjustment to ...


Quick and easy wood treatment oil from Frogsuit 22 March 2018

Our Frogsuit oil has been developed over a number of years to make looking after wood as easy as possible. The oil has been manufactured so that it penetrates to just beneath the surface of the wood which means that it can’t peel or flake, making ...


Multi-use barrier cream from Everbuild 22 March 2018

Your hands are your most important tools so keep them protected with Hand Armour, a new multi-use barrier cream from Everbuild – A Sika Company. Providing protection against any wet or dry contaminants, it has been designed to help stop the skin ...


CK Tools introduces new toolcase 22 March 2018

Following extensive research among tradesmen, Carl Kammerling International has introduced the C.K Magma Technician’s Toolcase Max - its biggest and most robust tool storage solution to date, offering an impressive 35 per cent increased capacity. ...


New 22kg INV2000 from CAT 22 March 2018

New 22 kg CAT INV2000 with professional performance and safety features. 1800 watts rated, 2000 maximum watts- 59-69 dB noise levels (depending on load). A parallel kit to connect two INV2000 units to double power output will be available.Intuitive ...


Diamond drill bits from Vitrex 22 March 2018

Suitable for use with most power drills, the Vitrex Diamond Drills & Guide Kit consists of a range of five diamond drill bits accompanied with a newly designed drill guide in one compact offer. The kit includes 4, 6, 8, 10 & 12mm drill bits ...


Yale launches brand new intruder alarm range 22 March 2018

Home security specialist Yale has launched its brand-new Intruder Alarm range, providing peace of mind and protection to suit a range of properties. Yale’s brand-new Intruder Alarms are making home security simple, so homeowners can rest assured ...


Transform your home with Easy Furniture 22 March 2018

Easy Furniture paint from fresh thinking paint specialist, V33 means it doesn’t have to cost the earth to transform the home with a brand new look. Suitable for a wide range of furniture and interior woodwork, including unfinished and lacquered ...


Yale boasts new keyless smart door lock 22 March 2018

Yale’s Conexis L1 Smart Door Lock gives users the freedom to secure their home, without the need for keys. The latest innovation in smart door locking technology puts homeowners fully in control of their door, allowing them to configure, control and ...


CK Tools introduces the world's first fixed blade screwdriver 22 March 2018

Following on from its successful launch of the world’s first fixed blade Stubby VDE Screwdriver, Carl Kammerling International, the leading supplier of products to the industrial, construction, electronic and security industries, has introduced the ...


Plastikote revolutionises spray paint with new chalk addition 22 March 2018

Chalk, the game changing new decorative spray paint, incorporates Plastikote’s revolutionary new water-based technology and promises to transform the face of spray paint. Not only does Chalk give the flat, chalky finish that consumers love, it is ...


Centurion Europe celebrate successful show at Spring Fair 9 March 2018

After another successful year at Spring Fair, Centurion Europe continues its drive to offer customers great products at great prices during 2018. Centurion is also committed to delivering new and innovative products, such as Mellerud Cleaning ...


Homelux on trend with new tile trims 9 March 2018

QEP makes sanding quick and easy 9 March 2018

The Vitrex Long Reach Sander is ideal for sanding walls and ceilings from any position. It provides a superior finish for both new construction and renovation work. With a 110cm short reach, it is perfect for use in confined areas in addition to ...


Roll & Stroll from Everbuild 9 March 2018

Roll & Stroll from Everbuild – A Sika Company is a self-adhesive flooring protector range with the adhesive coating on the outside making it easy to roll out along the floor with a simple push of the foot. Available in four varieties: Premium ...


Charles Bentley & Son launches three new ranges 9 March 2018

Charles Bentley & Son is making 2018 the year of DIY by launching three new ranges. With over 155 years’ experience developing brushware, the company has created the ultimate collections for the budget, home DIY and trade markets. There are over ...


Highly-effective paint and varnish stripper from Barrettine 9 March 2018

Paint Panther from Barrettine is a highly-effective, paint and varnish stripper that is designed to work fast to remove many types of coatings quickly and effortlessly, including metalised paint. It has a gel consistency, which is ideal for vertical ...


Gorilla Glue launches new sealant range 9 March 2018

Gorilla has launched a new sealant range. With spring just around the corner, this is the time when people start taking on a host of jobs around the house. Home improvement jobs that have been put off for the winter will become the focus, the ...


Centurion offers extensive decorating range 9 March 2018

Centurion says it has everything you need to offer a comprehensive, retail ready decorating range that includes brushes, rollers, trays, fillers, adhesives, wire brushes, scrapers, scissors and more. The popular Abrasives brand of sanding products ...


More Dulux colour and advice centres across UK and Ireland 9 March 2018

Building on the successful relaunch of Dulux Colour and Advice, there now even more centres across the UK and Ireland. The Dulux proposition has now reached 150 outlets in just 16 months offering certified advice on colour and decorative products. ...


Amtech extends decorating range for the "light-side" DIY projects 9 March 2018

Amtech, a DK Tools brand, continues to provide DIY shoppers with the right tools for the job with an extended decorating and accessories range which the company says is aligned to the current shift towards more light-side DIY projects. With an ...


New advertising campaign from Shurtape 9 March 2018

The adhesive tape manufacturer, Shurtape is launching a high-profile advertising campaign for spring, to inspire homeowners and renters - and drive more traffic into stores. All three of the company’s leading brands are to be featured in its ninth ...


New BLADE range from Harris 9 March 2018

It’s never been easier to try a new lick of paint, with the new BLADE range from Harris. The carefully selected, synthetic bristles BLADE technology tapers the brush head and guides the bristles to form a blade like tip, making it easier to achieve ...


CK Tools offer trade promotion for Hotbox 2018 9 March 2018

CK Tools has launched its ever-popular annual Hotbox 2018 trade promotion. Now in its fifth successive year, Hotbox is running from February 1 to June 29, 2018, offering retailers 150 products, including proven sellers, core items, plus a selection ...


CK Tools launches new range of waterpump pliers 9 March 2018

Adding to its already popular Waterpump Pliers products, hand tool brand CK Tools has launched a new range of C.K 3652 Push Button Waterpump Pliers, combining versatility, durability and strength, with the added benefit of a Push Button adjustment ...


STV introduces three new garden ambience products 9 March 2018

STV, the specialist home and garden pest control product supplier has introduced three new amateur-use products to create a unique garden ambience. Garden torches from The Buzz come in two sizes, 1.1m and 1.6m. These decorative garden oil torches ...


Fiskars release new tree pruners 9 March 2018

More than 365 years in manufacturing cutting tools means Fiskars’ new tree pruners, the Telescopic Tree Pruner UPX86, with a length of up to 6m, as well as the UPX82 that reaches a length of up to 3.5m, can only offer maximum precision and top ...


Grange Fencing unveils new garden products 9 March 2018

Fencing and garden structures supplier, Grange Fencing marked its 150th year of business with a birthday party at this year’s Garden Press Event. As well as the anniversary celebrations, Grange showcased a number of new garden products, including ...


Creative Products has successful first year at Garden Press Event 9 March 2018

Home and garden gadgets supplier, Creative Products is reporting a successful first year at Garden Press Event, with writers, editors and leading garden journalists showing an interest in the company’s refreshed packaging and product range. Products ...


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