Product News

Atkinson & Kirby launches its new flooring ranges

Leading flooring specialist, Atkinson & Kirby launches its new trend led flooring ranges, including Homeland, Winter Desert, Organic Future and Modern Revival.

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O'Donovan waste are first in sector to achieve ISO 39001 Certification, leading the way in road traffic safety

O'Donovan Waste Disposal have achieved another momentous milestone by becoming the first dedicated waste company to receive the ISO 39001 certification from BSI, which evaluates the management system of road safety and that seeks to reduce the number of deaths and serious injuries from traffic accidents.

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HMRC Approves the Rhino Small Business App for Digital Record Keeping and Direct Accounts Submission to its new Making Tax Digital Platform

As part of its Making Tax Digital (MTD) initiative, HMRC has approved the new Rhino App for the submission of business accounts directly from the app to its online MTD portal.

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Cosy Comfort On Site With The New Snickers Hoodies

Snickers Hoodies have long been favourites among professional craftsmen and women - so the new range of knitted Hoodies is bound to be a big hit.

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Precision Cutting and Control with Hultafors Tools' newest range of hand saws

As really professional craftsmen know, Hultafors' can deliver just about anything you need for measuring, leveling and marking; striking, cutting and chopping; even prying and wrecking.

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The NEW Solid Gear 'One GTX' Safety Shoe

The ONE GTX from Solid Gear is a superbly constructed safety shoe with seven integrated layers to deliver excellent comfort and protection.

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Dress for the weather

David Clark, managing Director of the Hultafors Group UK which owns Snickers Workwear writes :
From the extreme cold of the arctic circle to the heat of the southern Mediterranean, Snickers Workwear has been tried and tested by professional craftsmen and women throughout Europe for over 40 years.

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Snickers' new FLEXIWork Floorlayers Work Trousers

The ultimate solution for working on your knees, delivering optimal freedom of movement and long-lasting durability.

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Customer care is king for kitchen installers

Customer satisfaction and care, rather than ease of work and time spent on the job, are top priority for kitchen installers according to the latest research from kitchen and bathroom worktop manufacturer, Maxtop Quartz Ltd.

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REHAU participates in key energy and district heating events in April

As the conversations around sustainability, energy and district heating continue to grow, REHAU is gearing up to participate in key energy and district heating events across the country to discuss its approach in achieving excellence within the industry.

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Air Stealth P3(R) Half Mask

Trend has introduced a new compact and lightweight half mask respirator with full P3 protection; suitable for protection from all woodworking nuisance dusts including MDF as well as other industrial dusts such as silica, glass fibre and also agricultural related dusts.

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Rendered walls - can DPC Distortion Feed Failure
Are renders waterproof or not?

Publications will give you contradicting information. Some say cavity wall weeps to evacuate penetrating water are not necessary, whilst others say the opposite.  So should rendered walls have weeps or not?

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Beat spring damp with Safeguard!

As winter (finally!) moves into spring, and we run the risk of getting into the spring rainy season proper; Safeguard – the UK’s leading specialist in damp-proofing and waterproofing technology – is giving you the chance to win one of its Drybase Flex kits to help you keep damp at bay.

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ISM launches new IP Connect Range

Intergrated Security Manufacturing (ISM),a leader in the design, development and manufacture of door entry and intercoms, has launched a new portfolio of IP-based solutions.

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RCM's new Volcanic Offering

RCM is pleased to announce the latest addition to its portfolio: Rockpanel exterior cladding. Rockpanel is part of the Rockwool group, the world leader in stone wall solutions.

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A Nation Detached?

Today, Modern Masonry, the representative body for the UK masonry industry, launches a specially commissioned report, ‘A Dream Home: An Exploration of Aspirations’.
This important research was conducted in response to a perceived disconnect between the construction industry and consumers, particularly within the housebuilding sector. Do developers truly understand what makes the nation tick?

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Wakefield Acoustics launches independently tested acoustic louvres range

Leading noise control technology manufacturer Wakefield Acoustics has launched its latest range of acoustic louvres. The new innovative louvres are believed to be one of the only such ranges currently on the UK market which have been independently tested by Salford University to the latest international standard BS EN ISO 10140-2:2010, thereby providing up to date accurate test and performance data.

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The future of composite decking

Manufactured from a combination of recycled hard plastic, wood residues and various pigments and fillers SmartBoard is kind on the environment as it is 90% recycled. Its' deep brushed matt finish and smooth/ribbed, high density solid reversible profile make it similar in appearance to pre-finished hardwood decking.

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Aluprof & Pyroguard Collaborate

Bringing together more than eight decades of technical industry experience, fire door & window partition systems specialists Aluprof and fire glass experts Pyroguard, have completed an ambitious testing programme for a new, cost-efficient, non-insulated, slimline fire-resistant glazing system for the UK and European market.

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Last call for entry for architectural and construction exhibitors: meet serious buyers at The Homebuilding & Renovating Show in 2018

With just two more months to go, The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show has witnessed 85 per cent of its stand capacity being snapped up by exhibitors and is issuing its last call for entry.

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Investing in the right riser doorsets

Doorsets are one of the final elements to be installed in a new building and they have a major impact on the overall internal aesthetic.

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OWW makes its better with Mighton

When Original Wooden Windows Ltd set out to make its frame production quicker and more efficient with new machinery, Director Gus Brazier said the name of Mighton Products needed no introduction.

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‘Aluprof Explains Current Thinking on Aluminium Pretreatment’

by Wojciech Brozyna – MD of Aluprof UK
There has been a lot of speculation of late on the choice of pretreatment used on powder coated aluminium profile.

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Construction workers get charged

“fast charge USB ports available on 110V site equipment” Transformer and 110 Volt junction box manufacture Site Power UK has just signed a 10 year agreement with the inventor and UK patent holder John James Philpott (Western-Super-Mare) to fit USB fast charge ports to their wide range of building site transformers and 110volt junction boxes.

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