• The trades love talking about tools

    This week's #TradesTalk chat on Twitter was all about tools. Tradespeople from around the UK (and beyond) ...

    This week's #TradesTalk chat on Twitter was all about tools. Tradespeople from around the UK (and beyond) join in the #TradesTalk Twitter chat and this week record numbers got involved to talk all thi ...

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  • Pocket spirit level from Hultafors Tools

    Mini pocket spirit levels have been added to the range of levelling and marking equipment from Hultafors ...

    Mini pocket spirit levels have been added to the range of levelling and marking equipment from Hultafors Tools. The new levels feature clear-focus, crush-proof vials for levelling work in tight spaces ...

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  • The story of Quadsaw

    Professional Builder hears the remarkable story of Quadsaw inventor Michael Sebhatu. As any prospective i ...

    Professional Builder hears the remarkable story of Quadsaw inventor Michael Sebhatu. As any prospective inventor will know, successfully bringing a product to market requires huge levels of determinat ...

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  • New cordless impact drivers from Bosch

      Bosch Professional has introduced two new 18-Volt cordless impact drivers that are flexible and ef ...

      Bosch Professional has introduced two new 18-Volt cordless impact drivers that are flexible and efficient in confined spaces and hard-to-reach areas. The Bosch GDR 18V-200 C Professional and th ...

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  • Meet the new Bosch Rangefinder

    How does the latest Bosch Rangefinder measure up? Professional Builder’s Lee Jones finds out. Many trades ...

    How does the latest Bosch Rangefinder measure up? Professional Builder’s Lee Jones finds out. Many tradesmen may still trust in a tape measure, whilst some might use their eye and the benefit of exper ...

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  • Research shows most power tool users would go cordless

      Research conducted as part of the launch of the HiKOKI Power Tools brand (formerly Hitachi Power T ...

      Research conducted as part of the launch of the HiKOKI Power Tools brand (formerly Hitachi Power Tools) has looked into the reasons why UK tradespeople use cordless power tools. HiKOKI spoke to ...

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  • Review: Makita JV102D Jigsaw

    Tibby Singh Chodha gets jiggy with Makita’s new JV102D Jigsaw. Makita's new JV102D 10.8V Cordless CXT Bru ...

    Tibby Singh Chodha gets jiggy with Makita’s new JV102D Jigsaw. Makita's new JV102D 10.8V Cordless CXT Brushless Jigsaw is now on the market. However, I was initially puzzled by its odd shape, but had ...

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  • How Van Racking Can Boost Your Business

    Those smart people at Bott Smartvan explain how your van can play a crucial role in racking up extra busi ...

    Those smart people at Bott Smartvan explain how your van can play a crucial role in racking up extra business success. You may have invested heavily in acquiring the van of your dreams but, to truly g ...

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  • New Website Hopes to Deter Tool Theft

    A former tradesman is hoping to reunite the industry’s victims of crime with their tools with the he ...

    A former tradesman is hoping to reunite the industry’s victims of crime with their tools with the help of the Tool Trace registration system. Professional Builder's Lee Jones reports. For a trade ...

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  • Roger Bisby Reviews Metabo’s MFE 40 Diamond Chaser

    Roger Bisby is chasing the dream with Metabo. Having owned a diamond chaser and dust extractor for the pa ...

    Roger Bisby is chasing the dream with Metabo. Having owned a diamond chaser and dust extractor for the past 15 years I am still slightly taken aback by how many trades still seem to do things the hard ...

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