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  • #builtwithBosch 2017: Free Tools for Testers!

    Following the successful campaign in 2016, Bosch Professional announces it will run #builtwithBosch throughout 2017. The #builtwithBosch campaign calls fo ...

  • Are Engineered Solutions Replacing Natural Wood?

    David Connacher, Norbord Brand Manager, discusses the benefits of engineered alternatives to natural wood in the construction industry. In an age when nea ...

  • Review: Festool Circular Saw

    Our favourite carpenter Tirbhavan ‘Tibby’ Singh Chodha has an exclusive lead on Festool’s HKC 55 Cordless Portable Circular Saw. One problem we face on a ...

  • Eclisse Pocket Doors

    Pocket doors are increasing in popularity in the UK but there are still quite a few people, builders included, who are not that familiar with them, and ot ...

  • Watch: Panoramic Doors

    Designed from the ground up, the Panoramic Slide-n-Stack patio door system is a completely new type of folding door. https://youtu.be/Qfq1fnK32Gg “A uniqu ...

  • Roger Bisby Hangs With a JigTech Pro

    Roger Bisby is beating a path to the door with Dale Hardware’s JigTech Pro. Door hanging is one of those jobs that never seems to go fast enough. Devices ...

  • Brick Awards Nominations Now Open

    The Brick Development Association has announced that nominations are now open for the 2017 Brick Awards. The awards are designed to showcase skilled and p ...

  • BPC: How to Repair Masonry Cracks

    Here, Gareth Simister, Managing Director at BPC Building Products, looks at how to repair masonry cracks. Crack stitching systems are a fast, non-disrupti ...

  • BDA: Brick Blending

    There are many things that a bricklayer must do to ensure that the job he is working on not only looks good but also meets industry standards. One of thes ...

  • Wienerberger Reclaimed Style Bricks

    To enable customers to enjoy the aesthetic benefits of reclaimed bricks but give them the peace of mind you get from new bricks, Wienerberger offers a wid ...

  • Roger Bisby Gets Plastered With Smig

    Roger Bisby  mixes it up with  some Smig Plaster and fills us in on the results. A few months ago I went out on site to see a demonstration of a ...

  • Saint-Gobain Weber: weber.tec aquapel creme

    Designed for the treatment of porous concrete masonry and sand and cement rendered surfaces, Saint-Gobain Weber’s weber.tec aquapel crème penetrates into ...

  • Cornerstone by Cornish Lime

    Developed by Cornish Lime, trusted lime experts and one of the largest suppliers and manufacturers of lime products in the country, Cornerstone is a new b ...

  • British Gypsum: Gyproc AquaBead

    British Gypsum’s Gyproc AquaBead is a new water-activated adhesive corner bead that makes achieving hard-wearing corners more straight-forward, reducing i ...

  • Win! Hallhook Slate Repair Kit

    Professional Builder has 30 Packs of Genius Roof Solutions' Hallhook Slate Repair Hooks to give away to 30 lucky readers! The roof is one of the most impo ...

  • Keeping It in the Family: Bayes Roofing

    The old hands at Bayes Roofing have been caring for the listed buildings of Suffolk and its neighbouring counties across three generations. Professional B ...

  • WATCH: WT1 – Waterproofing Technology No.1

    https://youtu.be/azr73X76g94 WT1 is a replacement for all bitumen-based roof membranes with excellent adhesion to brick, stone, concrete, polyester, lead, ...

  • Redland: Guide to Cabling Through a Roof

    The increase in roof-mounted components for satellite, broadband and PV installations poses a challenge in terms of cabling into the building. However, th ...