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Multi-purpose reflective Insulation for the DIY market

ThermaWrap is manufactured by YBS Insulation Ltd, a proud British manufacturer with over 25 year experience within the insulation industry, ThermaWrap is a Multi-purpose reflective Insulation for the DIY market, it works by reflecting radiant heat ... 
8 November 2019

Mirka launches new extension pad

Mirka is launching a new extension pad to enhance the versatility of the Mirka DEOS 353 CV 81x 133 
1 November 2019

New tools from DEOS Delta

At the 2019 Painting and Decorating show, Mirka UK will be showcasing a selection of tools headlined by the Mirka DEOS Delta. The sanders have been designed and developed from the ground-up for use across multiple applications to meet the constantly evolving needs of the end user, providing a consistent smooth finish. 
30 October 2019

Hultafors new range of ‘Snap-Off’ Knives

Precision, quality and long-lasting sharpness are the hallmarks of these superb new products.Hultafors Tools has launched a new range of ‘Snap-Off’ Knives for professional craftsmen and women. With 13 different knives and 4 long-lasting precision ... 
25 October 2019

Constant garden collection permanent greenery for the home

Part of the Henry Bell family, Constant Garden Collection is a new premium brand of faux plants for home and garden, launched at trade show Glee in September.In the last few years, faux houseplants have seen a surge in popularity driven by an ... 
25 October 2019

UVX Liquid Plastic Adhesive

A new and revolutionary technology in cyanoacrylate adhesives. An odourless light curing medium viscosity cyanoacrylate adhesive. Designed for bonding applications that require very rapid fixture, fillet cure or surface cure. Fills and repairs gaps ... 
25 October 2019

Monster Tape

A high strength, rubber based, water resistant, easy tear all purpose, heavy duty tape with high tack for binding, fixing, sealing, repairing, joining, protecting, marking and much more.It provides long lasting adhesion on most substrates, and will ... 
25 October 2019

Three new clothes lines

Adding to the established Orwell laundry brand are three new clothes lines that are always in demand. The single retractable clothes line with 15m drying space and the double line version offering up to 30 of drying space come with a UV protected ... 
25 October 2019

A consistent and unique range of quality wooden and plastic pegs

Do you give your customers a complicated multiple choice selection when they are trying to make a simple purchase? Avoid having a mishmash of pegs and clothes lines with this new sturdy Orwell metal stand. It offers a consistent and unique range of ... 
25 October 2019

Orwell hangers have been designed to give peace of mind

With the consumer in mind, Orwell hangers have been designed to give peace of mind to hang clothes hassle-free and without damage whilst offering strength and durability. There is a comprehensive range of plastic and wooden hangers to suit all ... 
25 October 2019

Reliable, quality products and stress-free solutions

The Orwell brand is not only about reliable quality products, but every item has been designed to offer a stress-free solution that makes everyday laundry chores easier.The heavy-duty Orwell Airers comprise of 4 varieties (Super X, Double X, Triple ... 
25 October 2019

Crown Trade release new Primer range

Crown Trade’s new high performance all-purpose PX primer range has been specifically developed to achieve excellent opacity and adhesion on even tricky surfaces such as tiles and ceramics, as well as helping to block stains and offer protection from alkaline attack. 
21 October 2019

New white paint brings ground-breaking benefits to decorators

V33 Multi-Surface Renovation is a major new innovation in white emulsions that offers professional painters and decorators major time- and cost-saving benefits, whilst ensuring a great finish that customers will appreciate.The composition of this ... 
18 October 2019

Osmo UK Country Colour finishes

Osmo UK Country Colour finishes are used on many outdoor wooden surfaces, including fences, decking and cladding, but woodworking expert and YouTube blogger, Peter Parfitt, has taken it a step further and used this renowned product to creatively ... 
18 October 2019

Looking after our featured friends during winter

It's lovely to watch, during spring and summer, the variety of birds which come into our gardens. During winter months we see a high percentage of people neglect the birds as feeding or keeping feeders topped up becomes tough.Through the harsh ... 
18 October 2019

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