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New roller tester from Dulux

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, ... 
22 March 2018

Wireless LED cube from Homelux

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 ... 
22 March 2018

New wasp deterrent from STV

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 ... 
22 March 2018

Solabiol Bug Free from SBM Life Science

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 ... 
22 March 2018

Record sales of floor repair adhesive from Fix-A-Floor

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 ... 
22 March 2018

New range of toilet seats from Croydex

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 ... 
22 March 2018

Quick and easy wood treatment oil from Frogsuit

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 ... 
22 March 2018

Multi-use barrier cream from Everbuild

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 ... 
22 March 2018

CK Tools introduces new toolcase

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. ... 
22 March 2018

New 22kg INV2000 from CAT

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 ... 
22 March 2018

Diamond drill bits from Vitrex

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 ... 
22 March 2018

Yale launches brand new intruder alarm range

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 ... 
22 March 2018

Transform your home with Easy Furniture

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 ... 
22 March 2018

Yale boasts new keyless smart door lock

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 ... 
22 March 2018

CK Tools introduces the world's first fixed blade screwdriver

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 ... 
22 March 2018

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