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Peckish announced last month that it would be sponsoring the Channel 4 Weather bulletins, and its “Love Every Bird” campaign aired for the first time on Wednesday, January 2.
January 3, 2019 Read More

BBC presenter and DIY vlogger Georgina Burnett has been unveiled as the official ambassader of BHETA's National Home Improvement campaign.
January 2, 2019 - Fiona Garcia Read More

Despite suggesting they may give the format a rest this year and "leave people wanting more", Hafod Hardrware has returned with another heartwarming ad for the festive period
November 30, 2018 - Fiona Garcia Read More

Visa debuted its Christmas ad this month, encouraging shoppers to visit their local high street over the festive period.
November 16, 2018 - Fiona Garcia Read More

BHETA has created a new 'explainer' video to support its National Home Improvement Month campaign, targeting consumers to help them make the most of their homes next April.
November 2, 2018 - Fiona Garcia Read More

Online security expert vpnMentor investigates the accessibility of a number of 'smart' home devices.
October 12, 2018 - Fiona Garcia Read More

Family-run retailer, Hamer Hardware has made its Twitter debut this month and shown its sense of humour with the launch of its new viral advert.
September 20, 2018 - Fiona Garcia Read More

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
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