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Prevent leaks with the Tec7 Plumb from Contech Buildings

Tec7 Plumb from Contech Buildings stops and prevents leaks in all open and closed heating systems. Tec7 Plumb’s unique formally ensures that it works instantly and unlike similar products in the market, says the company, it is guaranteed not to clog.... 
19 December 2017

New smart door lock from Yale

With the Conexis L1 Smart Door Lock from Yale, your smartphone is now your key. The Conexis L1 puts you fully in control of your door, allowing you to configure, control and unlock your door all from your smartphone via our Bluetooth low energy App. ... 
18 December 2017

Fast paint and varnish stripper from Paint Panther

Paint Panther has been designed to be a highly effective, incredibly fast paint and varnish stripper which will remove many types of coatings quickly and effortlessly, including metalised paint. It has a gel consistency which is ideal for vertical ... 
18 December 2017

Timbabuild finish from Chemfix

Timbabuild Finish from Chemfix is designed to aid the perfect finished surface to Timbabuild repairs. Finish is a two-part filler in a patented silicone tube designed to perfectly mix the filler and hardener ratio without effort. The mixed product ... 
18 December 2017

New chlorine-free mould killer spray from Centurion

The new Mellerud Chlorine Free Mould Killer Spray from Centurion has been shortlisted in the Tomorrow’s Cleaning Awards 2018.The high performance cleaner is designed to permanently kill and remove mould without bleaching, making it especially suited ... 
18 December 2017

Woodworm Killer from Barrettine

Nourish & Protect Woodworm Killer from Barrettine is a traditional, deep penetrating, low odour, oil/solvent based woodworm killer which prevents and exterminates woodworm and wood-boring insects from timber. It is ideal for treating furniture, ... 
18 December 2017

Barrettine launches new wood preserver

Barrettine's Nourish & Protect Wood Preserver is a high quality, low odour, oil/solvent based, deep penetrating preserver which is used for the protection against wood destroying fungi (wet rot), wood discolouring fungi and wood-boring insects. ... 
18 December 2017

Wood protective treatment from Barrettine

From Barrettine comes the Nourish & Protect – Wood Protective Treatment. This is an ideal wood treatment for outdoor, pre-treated timber structures such as sheds, fences, trellis, pergola and timber gazebos. It is a low build film product that ... 
18 December 2017

New anti-slip decking oil from Barrettine

Barrettine's Nourish & Protect Anti-Slip Decking Oil is an all-new, premium quality top coat decking oil incorporating anti-slip technology. It has been designed to improve grip on decking, handrails and wooden steps. A low sheen finish with UV ... 
18 December 2017

New packaging for Sugru mouldable glue

The packaging may be new but there’s no change in Sugru mouldable glue being as strong and versatile as ever. The company says it is the perfect tool for fixing and DIY projects, as Sugru sticks to almost anything and turns into a strong and ... 
18 December 2017

New high tension hacksaw frame from Eclipse Professional Tools

At the forefront of cutting technology and production of quality hacksaw blades for over 100 years Eclipse Professional Tools are pleased to introduce the 70-24TR, a High Tension Hacksaw Frame for the professional user. The frame is built from ... 
18 December 2017

Range of new one-handed bar clamps from Eclipse Professional Tools

With over 100 years’ experience, the Eclipse range offers a wide selection of quality tools for the professional user, including a comprehensive range of new One-handed Bar Clamps. Included in the range are the Original series, Heavy Duty series and ... 
18 December 2017

Two new heavy-duty tape measures from Spear & Jackson

Makers of quality hand tools since 1760, Spear & Jackson have introduced two new heavy-duty tape measures designed to rival other popular brands. The new measures are Class II for greater accuracy with super thick 0.16mm blades achieving an ... 
18 December 2017

Eclipse Professional Tools releases a mini hacksaw frame

Eclipse Professional Tools has been at the forefront of cutting technology and production of quality hacksaw blades for over 100 years and are pleased to introduce the 15TND, a mini hacksaw frame ideal for working in awkward or restricted areas. ... 
18 December 2017

Plasplugs sees continued success with Handi Vice

One of QEP’s leading professional brands, Plasplugs, continues to have success with their Handi Vice – a portable clamp, ideal for experts and novices alike, which has been proven ideal as an ‘extra pair of hands’ for everyday DIY tasks and reduces ... 
18 December 2017
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