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Cladding: For Coast, County and City

Freefoam, a leading manufacturer of a wide range of innovative products for the building industry in Ireland, the UK and Mainland Europe, has responded to market demand and feedback from customers launching a new colour to its popular Weatherboard style cladding range - Sage Green.

15% extra free ensures customers get their fill of LA-CO Flux

Helping LA-CO Flux fly off the shelves faster than ever, the manufacturer is running an overfill promotion throughout the autumn, with 15% extra free in promotional pots of the leading soldering paste brand.

Red Ledge Launches RFID-Driven System for Lifting Equipment 'Loler' Compliance

Red Ledge LOLER Certification’ system cuts time and cost: scans lifting equipment RFID tags to re-certify regulated assets - Ongoing information provides equipment life-cycle audit trail - Pilot users report increases in staff productivity and reporting accuracy

 

Get Creative with Colour PVC Panelling

Freefoam, a leading manufacturer of a wide range of innovative products for the building industry in UK, Ireland and Mainland Europe, announce the launch of a brand new colour visualiser – an online tool to help choose colour options for the Geopanel internal panelling range.

New Portable Site Transformer from Draper Tools

New from Draper Tools is the 5kVA 230V to 110V Portable Site Transformer.

Hultafors Group Acquires Hellberg Safety, Scandinavia’s Leading PPE Innovator

The Hultafors Group which owns Snickers Workwear, Solid Gear Safety Footwear and Hultafors Tools has acquired Hellberg Safety.

New metric Waterstruck range for Imperial Bricks

Imperial Bricks has introduced a new range of seven different waterstruck bricks, available from stock in metric sizes, to work with modern blocks and lintels.

TIMco Make Their Mark with Chemicals and Adhesives Range

TIMco, one of the UK’s largest independent wholesale suppliers of screws, fixings and power tools accessories, has introduced Building Chemicals and Adhesives into their latest offering due to high customer demand and to deliver on their strategy of being a ‘one stop shop’ for merchants.

Unlock More Sales Potential with the New Kasp 125 Keyed Alike Counter Display

Kasp, the leading brand in security from Carl Kammerling, just launched its new Kasp 125 Keyed Alike Counter Display.

Fab&Fix Range Proves Beauty is More than Skin Deep

ERA’s Fab&Fix range proves that beauty is more than skin deep by combining an attractive range of matching door and window hardware with an unrivalled level of strength and durability thanks to the range’s unique Hardex coating.

Connecting Cross-Laminated Timber

To support the growing use of cross-laminated timber (CLT) in the UK and Europe, leading connector manufacturer Simpson Strong-Tie has released an updated version of its ‘Connectors for CLT’ catalogue.

The Snickers Workwear Range Brochure – Complete Freedom of Movement With The Newest Working Clothes

Check out the latest workwear designs from Snickers Workwear that will really stretch you to the limit on site.

Garador's Retractable Up & Over Doors- Easy to Automate

Delivering safety, security and years of trouble free service, Garador’s steel Up & Over garage doors have long been a top favourite across the UK.

Cembrit Glendyne Slates Now Guaranteed for 75 Years

Leading roofing specialist, Cembrit, is now offering an impressive 75-year durability guarantee for its Glendyne natural slate range.

Focus on Stainless Steel- New Tap Range from Abode

The first company to launch stainless steel kitchen taps in the UK, Abode continues to be ahead of the curve with six new trend-setting taps joining the range.

Marley's dBlue Soil System Hits all the Right Notes

Marley Plumbing and Drainage is pleased to announce that it has extended its popular dBlue soil range, which has been designed to reduce noise and acoustic vibrations to a level of 16dB at a 4 litres per second discharge rate, when using acoustic pipe brackets.

Snickers’ ‘Climate Control’ Workwear

The onset of summer and warmer weather calls for a change of focus on what you choose to wear on site.

Geo-Fix All Weather-Reigns when it Pours

The Great British Weather can be unpredictable which can often make planning an outdoor job difficult but Everbuild – A Sika Company has the solution with Geo-Fix All Weather, a paving jointing compound which can be used come rain or shine.

Tuff Waterproofing launches new product guide

Tuff Waterproofing, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of heavy-duty GRP waterproof flat roofing, has launched a customer information guide combining valuable technical advice with comprehensive details on its widest-ever range of products.

Automate a canopy garage door with Garador

Automating a Garador canopy garage door is now a much simpler process, with the introduction of Garador’s GaraMatic Canopy Operator.

Stay on Top Form this Summer with the Trade Active Polo

Scruffs is committed to kitting out trade professionals in workwear that works as hard as they do.

BMN - Round Table Debate

Join Builders’ Merchants News as we discuss, debate and digest some of the industry’s hottest topics.

Our September roundtable on Tuesday 18th September is hosted by Elizabeth Eyre, Editor of BMN and kindly sponsored by Epicor Software.

Hultafors Group Acquires Hellberg Safety, Scandinavia’s Leading PPE Innovator

The Hultafors Group which owns Snickers Workwear, Solid Gear Safety Footwear and Hultafors Tools has acquired Hellberg Safety.

Garage doors for coastal properties?

Customers that visit a builder’s merchant looking to replace their garage door on a home near the coast will want to review what materials their door is constructed from.

Cheshire Mouldings Launches New In-Branch Sales Support

Cheshire Mouldings, one of the UK’s leading timber manufacturers, is helping merchants to boost sales with the release of its new sale support that spans its entire range of high quality timber products.

Merchants can take their Best Shot with Crown Trade's Summer Promotion

Crown Trade has launched a special promotion for its merchant stockists, designed to reward customers for joining Crown’s winning team this summer.

Rangemaster launches new trade exclusive with TOLEDO+ range cooker

Rangemaster has launched the new TOLEDO+ range cooker exclusively for trade channels. TOLEDO+ offers the high level of functionality associated with Rangemaster; available in 90cm and 110cm widths, with dual fuel cooking blending a powerful gas hotplate with efficient electric ovens.

Slim, stable and accurate: Stabila Series 80 AS spirit levels have it all

New from Stabila, the series 80 AS spirit level combines a slim profile with the latest installation technology to offer unrivalled accuracy and relability when measuring and marking.

Johnson Controls Launches New Sapphire Plus 70 Bar System for Improved Fire Safety

Johnson Controls has introduced an innovative 70 bar gaseous fire suppression system, enabling higher fill densities at an increased pressure – reducing footprint, installation costs and service time.

If the Cap Fits- Wear It!

At Scruffs, we understand that your customers need to be comfortable when they’re at work.

Garador offers the Complete Package

When it comes to garage doors and matching front doors, Garador offer the complete package. Garador is the only manufacturer offering matching designs for its front doors and garage doors, with many of the styles in Garador’s most popular Up & Over and Sectional garage door ranges designed to complement its FrontGuard front door range.

Lighten the Load

A new eco-friendly board material is taking the global worktop industry by storm and Keller Kitchens is leading the way in bringing it to the UK. Forming the core material for Dekker’s high quality laminate worktops, Greenpanel is a revolutionary new material that is set to reduce a kitchen’s carbon footprint and, literally, lighten the load for installers.

Xpelair Introduces its Smoothest Fan Yet

Xpelair has extended its range of fans with the launch of the 100mm/4” Smooth Fan, which delivers a high performance and attractive solution for domestic bathroom ventilation.

Don't Jostle with Joists

Connect2 is a revolutionary new slimline shower tray from Kudos Shower Products that boasts a truly unique feature. It’s been designed specifically to avoid floor joists, ensuring it retains its super-low profile when installed.

Fit for the future: ELCO Burners enters UK market with NEW low NOx model

To mark its entry into the UK domestic oil market, ELCO Burners has launched the new EKL series – an exclusive range of low NOx monoblock burners with outputs from 12kW to 100kW.

TECO's New Product Catalogue

TECO Building Products, a builder’s metalwork manufacturer based in Brighton with almost 40 years’ experience, launched their new product catalogue at the NMBS Show last month.

Liberon Launches Major Consumer Promotion

Liberon, the UK’s leading woodcare brand, has launched its first major big-ticket prize competition, offering participating consumers the opportunity to win a home and garden makeover worth £100,000.

Fakro conservation windows for more choice and quicker delivery

FAKRO can manufacture all of its roof windows in conservation style and has established a reputation for meeting project-specific requirements.

Builder and Plasterers Essentials

One of the world’s largest construction manufacturers, Simpson Strong-Tie, has released a new catalogue of structural connectors, beads and meshes aimed squarely at the repair, maintenance and improvement sector.

The People Behind the Product

Freefoam are delighted to announce the launch of three new short videos to promote the business online and through social media.

The Solid Gear VENT Safety Shoe – Precision Safety and Comfort

Solid Gear continues to modernize safety footwear with the revolutionary ‘Infinity’ technology in this new shoe.

Snickers Will Stretch Your Visibility.

A Superior Range of Hi Vis Working Clothes – for all kinds of light conditions.

Snickers Workwear takes personal protection very seriously. That's why this new range of cool and functional Hi-Vis summer clothing is streets ahead of anything else.

Put Carl Kammerling to the test with its New Kasp Starter Display!

Designed and manufactured to the highest standards, Kasp locks are renowned throughout the industry for being locks you can trust. 

Bond It offers golden opportunity

Stockists, trade professionals and DIY enthusiasts now have an additional reason to buy Gripbond PRO - the totally unique ‘hybrid’ sealant and adhesive from Bond It.

EVO-STIK launches new Plasterboard Adhesive Foam

EVO-STIK has added to its foam range with the introduction of a new, multi-purpose Plasterboard Adhesive Foam.

Dunlop GX-500 – Get groutstanding tiling with Dunlop!

GX-500 is Dunlop’s most advanced tile grout yet and provides builders and contractors with an all-round grout in a wide colour choice.

Protect sensitive tiles from staining with Dunlop Temporary Tile Sealer

Dunlop – pioneering manufacturer of tiling, flooring and decorating products for the trade – have launched a new Temporary Tile Sealer.

Stixall has it all

The Stixall range from Everbuild – A Sika Company is renowned for its extreme power, versatility and the ability to bond virtually everything to anything with ease.

Tuff Waterproofing launches new polyurethane-based roofing system for commercial market

Tuff Waterproofing, one of the UK’s leading suppliers of heavy-duty GRP waterproof flat roofing, has launched a new polyurethane-based system offering a combination of fast installation, ease of use and high performance which is ideal for the commercial market.

Long Rake Spar launch their Natural Selection Brochure for 2018

Long Rake Spar are pleased to announce the launch of their new Natural Selection Brochure for 2018. In time for the start of the landscaping season, the brochure has been designed to help stockists, landscapers and end users select the best decorative aggregates for their needs.