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Do you wear a uniform? If so, did you know that you can claim your cash back? If your job requires you to wear a particular uniform or outfit and you have to wash and repair it yourself, then you could be benefitting from a small tax allowance.

Richard Burbidge the stairpart specialist has provided a bespoke stair rack for Garrards Timber Merchants’ new joinery showroom.

Bradite’s full range of protective coatings is now available from family-owned firm, Kent Blaxill. With over 175 years in the business, Kent Blaxill operates 10 builders’ merchant’s outlets throughout Essex, Cambridgeshire, Norfolk and Suffolk.

Engineers challenged to solve a “tight-fit” surface water management challenge on a new homes development in West Yorkshire turned to Hydro-Brake Optimum® to keep flood protection measures well within safe limits.

Dulux Decorator Centre is announcing the launch of its newly rebranded range of accessories. The new own-brand offering will aim to provide high quality accessories at competitive prices to professional painters and decorators.

The new After Tile® range from Everbuild – A Sika Company is designed to make caring for and maintaining tiled areas quick, simple and hassle free. Consisting of seven products focusing on the key areas of care, this range is just what the market has been waiting for.

This year’s NMBS exhibition saw low maintenance building products manufacturer, Kalsi Group offer visitors a chance to win a supply of drainage products worth in excess of £2000. Chalford Building Supplies was the lucky winner, scooping a cache from the manufacturer’s Aquaflow range.

Wrekin Products, manufacturers of intelligent products for civil engineering, has launched UniPakTM to increase the durability of highway ironwork installation, reduce cost and get roads open more quickly.

In-line with the continuing development of their showering portfolio and to reflect the luxury showering brand, Ideal Bathrooms have created a brand new Showerlux brochure. Redesigned to offer customers an improved shopping experience, the new brochure features full page imagery, improved product feature text and full specification details, making it easier to find the luxury enclosure they want.

Leading provider of quality hand tools and security solutions, Carl Kammerling International, is celebrating the success of its market leading C.K ArmourSlice following a record-breaking sales period.

Biting back at the competition, Carl Kammerling International has extended its popular range of handsaws with the introduction of the C.K Sabretooth Trade Saw, which in independent testing has proven to outperform other leading brands in terms of cutting speed.

Bond It, one of the UK’s fastest growing manufacturers of sealants, adhesives, waterproofing products and other building chemicals, has made another new addition to its range.

FAKRO’s four EUROTOP vapour permeable underlays have all demonstrated excellent wind uplift resistance in tests prior to BS 5534 wind zone performance being shown on wrappers.

Schools and education settings are set to benefit from an enhanced and expanded offer of washroom, WC and catering products available from Franke Sissons. Detailed in the new 120 pp full colour print brochure, available to download from the 2015/16 school offer has been to boosted to include a circular or semi-circular, washtrough for up to 8 users (pictured top), which can now be colour wrapped to complement existing or planned décor. The circular washtroughs are highly durable and water efficient. Each can be supplied with a choice of taps and soap dispensers and as the services are fed from below with a single water supply they are both cost and time efficient to install.

Light tunnels have proved a great way to bring natural light to dark or windowless areas.

The Yale Keyfree Connected is the first smart lock in the UK to be compatible with Z-Wave systems, allowing homeowners to control their homes at all times, wherever they are.

Door specialist JB Kind launches its new website and information resource this week following months of investment and careful planning. Responding to feedback from merchants and consumers, JB Kind has completely rebuilt and re-designed its website which is now easier to navigate, more user friendly, and responsive, so it will be flexible enough to adapt to whatever device is used to access the website.

Active Products UK has added the 150 Lumens LED rechargeable spotlight to its torch range.

Dansand’s No Weed range of weed inhibitor joint-filling products has been launched, with the manufacturer encouraging the nation to take advantage of mild summer weather to eliminate weeds.

Low maintenance building products manufacturer, Kalsi Group has enhanced its underground drainage range with the introduction of a square manhole cover and complementary frames. This addition is in direct response to customer demand.

Yale has launched a range of door closers to complement its product portfolio.

Working Hands from O’Keeffe’s is a non-greasy, non-odorless, hand cream that claims to relieve dry and damaged hands.

Salamander's strengthened outlet with the new ‘spider web’ design.

Salamander Pump’s strong focus on product development is not only spawning an ambitious new product programme but also allows the expanding R&D team to look at improvements to the existing product portfolio.

In further support of its stockists, Kasp, the brand in security from Carl Kammerling International, has launched a complete Shed Alarm Kit, providing sizeable savings for consumers and helping retailers to bolster sales.

Deciding which interior door design or finish best suits a particular space just got easier, with the launch of a new mobile application from Vicaima.

With the gap between manufacturers increasing in terms of product quality, FAKRO’S new brochure ‘10 tips on how to select a roof window’ helps builders and roofers choose which designs are likely to suit interior styles and budgets.

Kasp, the security brand from Carl Kammerling International, has launched a complete Shed Alarm Kit, providing sizeable savings for consumers and helping retailers to bolster sales.

DIY enthusiasts and trade professionals can now pick up Gorilla Glue products from all B&Q stores throughout the UK.

Hamilton, the leading professional decorating sundries company, has relaunched its website with a greater emphasis on its well-respected Knowledge Room.

Harmer Drainage continues to develop and demonstrate its commitment to the construction industry in further moves to improve its products and services.

Wickes has made Dansand No Weed available online and in 149 of its stores, according to Active Products UK, the exclusive distributor of the product.

Low maintenance building products manufacturer, Kalsi Group will be unveiling its new Pocket Guide brochure at this year’s NMBS exhibition (16th April) at the RICOH Arena in Coventry.

Builders' merchant MP Moran has just completed a high-quality head office refurbishment, with the help of UK door distributor JB Kind.

Everbuild – A Sika Company are pleased to announce that they now hold exclusive distribution rights to the leading Schönox brand, a name that is synonymous with quality products for the building and renovation industry.

Hope Construction Materials, the UK’s leading independent supplier of cement and concrete, is supplying 18,000 tonnes of limestone to boost the coastal defences in Lancashire.

For tradesmen, time is money when on the job, but with a PUNK accessory in their power tool

In its hottest deal to date, Kasp®, the leading brand in security from Carl Kammerling International, is offering stockists a devilishly good deal of up to 66.6% off a fully stocked 1m Kasp display unit, which could provide retailers with a scorching £1,499 cash margin!

K-Form are delighted to announce that last night in Paris (Thursday 22nd

Following extensive research into the requirements of tradesmen and merchants, Carl Kammerling International is reinvigorating the market with an extensive overhaul of its C.K Power Tool Accessories range, designed specifically with tradesmen in mind.

Following a successful pilot launch during 2014, Dow Building Solutions has announced the commercial roll-out of XENERGYTM, a brand new, flame retarded, XPS roof insulation product. In a departure from the blue STYROFOAMTM boards that the company is widely known for, the XENERGYTM boards manufactured by Dow Building Solutions' King's Lynn production site will be steel grey in colour.

Dansand NO WEED is an innovative range of eco-friendly weed inhibitor joint-filling products that are distributed exclusively by Active Products UK.

Workwear brand Scruffs is launching a new 3D Expert Floor Laying Trouser from the 2015

Scruffs is pushing the boundaries of fabric technology and style once again with the

James E. Smith (Northern) Ltd is part of one of the country’s leading privately owned Timber Importing Groups. Importing timber from Scandinavia, the Baltics, Russia and Canada to its new location in Hull, it has recently become the latest respected name in the sector to take advantage of Bulmor Lancer’s state of the art sideloader trucks which represent a rapid and effective return on investment.

Ideal Bathrooms Yellow Price Guide is something of an industry institution. It has been the authoritative guide to prices on all the industry’s leading brands for over 30 years. During this time it has, of course, grown and changed. Now it is leading the way in introducing a new look throughout Ideal Bathrooms’ communications and marketing strategy.

In line with the launch of its own brand bathroom range, Graham Plumbers’ Merchant has released its complementary Alterna bathroom suites catalogue, designed to make selection as simple as possible.

Revised and improved, the second edition of JB Kind’s Everyday Essentials brochure is now available.

Bond It will use Totally DIY and Totally Tools 2015 to focus on some of its most versatile products like GB Pro as well as a new range of architectural ironmongery.

Bond It - one of the UK's fastest growing manufacturers of sealants, adhesives, waterproofing compounds, tiling products and other building chemicals - has confirmed its plans for Totally DIY and Totally Tools 2015.

Ideal Bathrooms have produced a new brochure to promote the recently launched “Essential by Villeroy & Boch” collection. This range of three luxury suites is available exclusively from Ideal Bathrooms and uniquely offers an upper mid-market collection carrying the highly prestigious V&B branding and at surprisingly affordable prices.

Crystal Direct’s ‘Cesar’ exhibition vehicle – its new mobile window and door showroom - has been to its first roadshow. Cesar visited Joseph Parr branches in Stockton and in Benton towards the end of last year to help Joseph Parr staff sell PVC-U windows and doors to customers.

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