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Swedish retailer Clas Ohlson has debuted a new TV ad this month to support its A Better Home campaign
September 18, 2018 - Fiona Garcia Read More

The powertools and fixings specialist, based in Redhill, has revealed a rather cheeky side to its business with the release of footage from its new promotional video.
September 14, 2018 - Fiona Garcia Read More

The Marketing Initiative award was handed to Haford Hardware for capturing the imagination of Wales and the rest of the UK with its homemade festive advert that cost just £6.99 to make.
May 17, 2018 - Kiran Grewal Read More

Designed to make quick and easy work of cleaning grout in the kitchen and bathroom. Simply spray MELLERUD Grout Cleaner onto grout joints and leave for five to ten minutes, then work the product into the grout with a sponge. Wipe away and tiles are left looking fresh!
April 24, 2018 Read More

Well-known actor and funnyman, Marcus Brigstocke is lined up as the compere of this year's DIY Week Awards.
April 13, 2018 - Fiona Garcia Read More

Drone footage of Drayton Fields Industrial Estate warehouse fire from Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service
March 13, 2018 - Kiran Grewal Read More

DIY Week visited Houzz of 2018 in Greek Street, Soho - to view the hottest trends in interior design for the year ahead.
February 2, 2018 - Kiran Grewal Read More

The HTA launch an explanatory video resource, demonstrating key information about the plant diseases Xylella Fastidiosa, for retailers.
January 25, 2018 - Kiran Grewal Read More

New TV advertising campaign 'From the Heart of Our Home to Yours'
December 19, 2017 - Kiran Grewal Read More

NHIW video
December 11, 2017 - Kiran Grewal Read More

Family-run, Hafod Hardware has captured the imagination of Wales and the rest of the UK with its homemade festive advert.
December 1, 2017 - Fiona Garcia Read More

UniBonds’ range of moisture absorbers uses a natural process to absorb excess moisture from the air.
November 22, 2017 Read More

ManoMano's Black Friday ASMR therapy video aims to help shoppers relax, telling them 'keep calm and shop online'
November 21, 2017 - Fiona Garcia Read More

John Lewis Christmas Advert 2017
November 10, 2017 - Kiran Grewal Read More

A snippet of Nicholas Marshall interviewed by HTA conference host, journalist and news presenter Cathy Newman, who quizzes him on his views on topics such as the future of the industry, the potential impact of Brexit, changing demographics and the consumer and the impact of technology within retail.
October 25, 2017 - Kiran Grewal Read More

How to combat mould and inhibit growth from Mellerud
October 10, 2017 Read More

Seriously Strong Stuff Fast Setting Adhesive from EVO-STIK will hold up to 300kg/m2 in just 15 minutes. When fully cured, a single cartridge will support the weight of three 40 tonne trucks! www.seriously-strong.co.uk
October 24, 2016 - Bostik Read More

Express is a new brand specifically targeting those customers that are new to decorating.
August 24, 2016 Read More

DK Tools has relaunched its Amtech brand in response to the dramatically changing DIY landscape.
January 26, 2016 Read More

The British Coatings Federation has unveiled a new video to help recruit the next generation of talent for the coatings industry, which was made in conjunction with CEPE, the European Coatings Association.
May 26, 2015 Read More
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