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  • Rising Damp: Causes and Treatment

    What do Albert Einstein and rising damp have in common? Safeguard’s seminar Rising Damp: Causes and Treat ...

    What do Albert Einstein and rising damp have in common? Safeguard’s seminar Rising Damp: Causes and Treatment has the answer (and it’s capillarity*). Aimed at architects, builders and other specifiers ...

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  • NAPIT Says it’s Time for Change

    NAPIT are supporting the “Time for Change” cross-industry campaign, which aims to gain 100,000 signatures ...

    NAPIT are supporting the “Time for Change” cross-industry campaign, which aims to gain 100,000 signatures on an e-petition seeking to drive a Parliamentary debate on placing retention funds in trust a ...

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  • Makita’s 100 Cordless Power Tools

    Makita UK is celebrating 100 years of global business and marking this benchmark occasion with a portfoli ...

    Makita UK is celebrating 100 years of global business and marking this benchmark occasion with a portfolio of 100 different cordless power tools that all use the same 18 volt Lithium-Ion battery. This ...

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  • Velux Offers Installers Window Of Opportunity

    Velux has unveiled its Velux Certified Installer Partnership across the UK – which is a new and improved ...

    Velux has unveiled its Velux Certified Installer Partnership across the UK – which is a new and improved version of the company’s former Installer Partnership. The initiative is a collaboration betwee ...

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  • Stuart Pearce fears risk of deadly asbestos

    England football star Stuart Pearce is blowing the whistle on asbestos after revealing he could have brea ...

    England football star Stuart Pearce is blowing the whistle on asbestos after revealing he could have breathed in the deadly dust while working part time as an electrician during his early football car ...

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  • Admin App for Tradesmen

    Mobile tech start-up, Powered Now announces a major new release of its iPhone and iPad app for helping sm ...

    Mobile tech start-up, Powered Now announces a major new release of its iPhone and iPad app for helping smaller field-based trade businesses, such as electricians, builders, plumbers and other trades, ...

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  • Construction Workers Reveal Career Priorities

    Job satisfaction trumps salary as the most important aspect of working life. Breakdown across the ages re ...

    Job satisfaction trumps salary as the most important aspect of working life. Breakdown across the ages reveals changing priorities when it comes to work and play With research revealing that workers i ...

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  • Big Winner At Irwin’s National Tradesman Day

    Mr Bartlett purchased an Irwin Jack Saw containing the winning registration code at his local Travis Perk ...

    Mr Bartlett purchased an Irwin Jack Saw containing the winning registration code at his local Travis Perkins branch, entitling him to the brand new car. He collected his prize at Brackley branch of th ...

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  • British Woodworking Federation Launches New Website

    A new website showcasing safe, compliant and beautiful timber stairs has been launched for builders and c ...

    A new website showcasing safe, compliant and beautiful timber stairs has been launched for builders and contractors by the British Woodworking Federation (BWF) Stair Scheme at www.bwfstairscheme.org.u ...

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  • Festool Launches New Cordless Range

    The launch of Festool Unplugged sees the brand develop its cordless offering. The manufacturer claims tha ...

    The launch of Festool Unplugged sees the brand develop its cordless offering. The manufacturer claims that a combination of new 5.2Ah high-performance battery packs with brushless EC-TEC motors guaran ...

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