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Product News Archive March 2015

Small-space growing from Elho 25 March 2015
Elho's new Green Basics Grow Table XXL with Grow House XXL is just the right size for balconies and terraces, and the perfect height for little growers or those who find it difficult to bend down to pots or beds.

Now it's water off Duck Tape's back 25 March 2015
Duck Tape is launching a revolutionary new exterior masking tape for the UK DIY market.

Smart Garden Products enhances online service 18 March 2015
Smart Garden Products has unveiled its new website which complements the company's new branding and showcases their 500 products across six key categories.

A flexible solution 18 March 2015
Sikaflex EBT+ is a flexible solution from Sika Everbuild, combining the properties of an adhesive with a sealant and filler to deliver an all in one product that can be used on most materials including concrete, brick, mortar, wood and metal.

Everbuild Stixall 18 March 2015
Everbuild's Stixall Rapid 30 is a new two component hybrid polymer adhesive with ultra-quick curing properties - setting hard in just 30 minutes.

STV launches new sonic cat repeller 11 March 2015
New to STV's Defenders range this year is the Mega Sonic Cat Repeller (STV606), which is designed to rid gardens of nuisance cats without harming them or other pets and wildlife.

New promotions from Punk 11 March 2015
Power tool accessories brand Punk has six key promotions to help drive sales, all incorporating the ultimate protection for power tool accessories.

New Sikagard flood sanitiser 11 March 2015
Sikagard flood sanitiser from Sika Everbuild is a concentrated sanitiser and disinfectant containing a highly potent biocide system which is very effective for use in the sanitation of properties that have been subjected to flood damage.

Deter thieves with 'crunchy gravel', says Deco-Pak 11 March 2015
Decorative aggregates supplier Deco-Pak believes crime has influenced an unexpected trend for 'crunchy gravel'.

The Coloured Collection from Status 11 March 2015
From UK independent light bulb and electrical accessories supplier, Status International (UK) Limited, the Coloured Collection is a unique range of vibrantly coloured electrical accessories.

Doff Portland has an ultrasonic answer 4 March 2015
Doff Portland has updated its pest control range for 2015 with the launch of a range of plug-in, ultrasonic repellers for rodents and spiders that are suitable for indoor use.

Pest-Stop has a solution for everything 4 March 2015
With a recent re-brand and a growing product range, Pest-Stop, the UK manufacturer and supplier of high quality domestic pest control products, is set to assist with all pest issues the domestic user may find, both indoors and out.

Rustins products scoop two awards 4 March 2015
Rustins was the first company to win the new Best Made in the UK Product award at the Totally shows for its Textured Decking Oil.

Switched On Products secures Gold 4 March 2015
Switched On Products took the Gold Award for Best New Security Product at this year's Totally DIY show, with its revolutionary security device impressing the judges with its ease of installation and simplicity.

Ban garden intruders with Pest-Stop 4 March 2015
Pest-Stop launched a new repeller range at Totally DIY, offering a contemporary and discreet solution to all pests in the garden.

Wilsons scores big hit with mousetrap 4 March 2015
Wilsons of Colchester exhibited at Totally for the first time, and said visitors to the stand commented on the excellent range of quality products available.

HB42's all-in-one answer to filling 4 March 2015
Following the success of its Sealant & Adhesive, HB42 is now introducing All-in-One Le Filla, which it describes as the ultimate answer to filling and repairs.

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