Builders' Merchants News
FAKRO adds RAL colours to award-winning flat roof windows

The Red Dot Design Award-winning FAKRO Type F flat roof window offers ease of installation for builders together with high thermal efficiency and contemporary styling for home owners.

Who's a clever boy?

Rooflight specification is no longer driving customers and merchants ‘barking mad’ thanks to RUFUS!

ZipWall Dust Barrier System

ZipWall, the global specialist in the dust barrier category, is increasing its distribution of the ZipWall Dust Barrier System within the UK market in response to growing demand.

3 in 1 measuring tool

More than just an angle finder, the new Stabila Tech 700 DA is three tools in one, offering quick flexible and measuring on all types of work, from carpentry and joinery to metal work, tiling and drywall building.

Snickers Hoodies

Snickers Hoodies have long been favourites among professional tradespeople - so the new range of knitted hoodies is bound to be a big hit.

Saniflo creates kitchens anywhere

Well known for its market-leading range of pumps and macerators for bathroom scenarios, Saniflo also leads the way in grey water pumping solutions for kitchen, utility and laundry environments. Whether a pump is required for domestic premises or for a commercial application, there is a choice of units that can be used when mains drainage connection isn’t an option

New Catalogue from Rothley

Alongside our exciting re-brand, our fresh 2018 trade catalogue is now available. It features 12 great product ranges including profiles & metal sheets, legs, sliding door and handrail systems, storage, our traditional tube & fittings and many more.

Celebrating RCM’s largest exhibition stand to-date

RCM celebrates an exceptionally successful Ecobuild show in London with the largest RCM exhibition stand to-date.

Quinn Cement Launches New Bagged Cement Range for UK Merchants with over €3m Investment

Quinn Cement has launched a new range of bagged cement products for their UK customers following an investment of over €3 million in their Cement plant. The range includes three new cement products, General Purpose Cement, Master Grade Cement, and Premium Grade Cement.

Fast Track to success

When conserving time and money is of upmost priority, don’t compromise on quality. Choose Premdor’s SoundSecure FastTrack range for internal apartment entrance doorsets.

Pegler Yorkshire introduces Mechancial Grooved Piping System to range

The leading manufacturer of integrated piping systems in the UK, Pegler Yorkshire, is introducing a mechanical grooved piping system to its portfolio. Under the brand VSH Shurjoint, this new range will complement the company's renowned brands such as VSH XPress and VSH Tectite offering a fully integrated piping solution.

Liberon launches home colourcare range

Woodcare brand, Liberon has launched its innovative Home ColourCare range. In a market first, the exciting new collection combines traditional woodcare properties with a choice of contemporary colours to provide a uniquely decorative solution to conventional woodcare.

KNIPEX Ear Clamp Pliers make life easy in the workshop

The KNIPEX Ear Clamp Pliers are perfect for the trouble-free mounting of 1-ear and 2-ear clamps without leaving damage to press points.

Ibstock Brick goes greys

Ibstock Brick has extended its range of grey bricks to meet the growing trend for a contemporary colour palette.

The solid gear ‘One GTX’ safety shoe

The ONE GTX from Solid Gear is a safety shoe with seven integrated layers to deliver excellent comfort and protection.

Off site success

The 2018 Ideal Home exhibition showcases Freefoam X-Wood Cladding as the ideal solution for off-site construction. This year’s ‘Innovation Home’ features Freefoam X-Wood Urban Cladding, prior to its release later in the year, to create a stunning exterior finish.

The roofers best kept secret

The roofers best kept secret is finally out – Aquaseal Liquid Roof from Everbuild – A Sika Company is a new, 1-component, easy to use, all weather roofing system, ideal for waterproofing flat and pitched roofs.

ERA leads the way for home security

The UK’s home security specialist, ERA offers merchants and retailers the widest choice of best performing home security products on the market, with its traditional range of locks and latches.

New product catalogue from Bond It

Bond It, the manufacturer of sealants, adhesives and building chemicals, has published

a new product catalogue.

New pendant hoods from BLANCO UK

BLANCO UK has launched the Pendant range of island hoods in answer to today’s demands for the ultimate in kitchen focal points.

Introducing RUFUS

The complex process of ordering a rooflight, access hatch or smoke vent, just got easier!

FAKRO loft ladders for ultimate choice, performance and finish

FAKRO has a range designed for any building or budget, with highly insulated folding pine ladders such as the LWT designed for energy efficient buildings.

New HB42 Sealant & Adhesive Video

HB42 has produced a new video as part of its ‘Seals, Sticks and Fills’ campaign, to inform merchants and tradesmen of the multiple benefits of HB42 Ultimate Sealant & Adhesive.

HB42 Exclusive Offer – 10 Boxes plus 1 Free

As part of a targeted campaign, HB42 are advertising an exclusive trade offer to BMN readers.

Snickers Flexiwork floorlayers work trousers

Available this spring, Snickers’ new Floorlayers work trousers and knee guard system combine effectively to deliver a solution for working safely and in comfort on your knees.

Decking firm spans the gap with TR220

SMD has launched its latest floor product for the UK market.

Go Pro for Winter

The Scruffs Pro Jacket is waterproof with taped seams, storm flaps and storm zips for the ultimate outdoor protection.

Black to the Future

Roman has launched its new Black Grid Pattern Wetroom Panel.

P C Henderson hardware

P C Henderson’s Straight Sliding 307 door hardware has been specified for the main access door to an elephant house at Skandavale Monastery in Carmarthen, Wales.

Kensa Heat Pumps expands the Evo Series

Kensa Heat Pumps has added a new 17kW model to its Evo Series of ground source heat pumps.

The essential showers

Essential Bathrooms has introduced the Spring Showering Collection to its portfolio of bathrooms at competitive price points. Shower enclosures are a new category in the Essential Bathrooms offering.

Hultafors Tools’ newest range of hand saws

Hultafors aims to deliver just about anything for the tradesperson from measuring, leveling and marking; to striking, cutting and chopping; even prying and wrecking.

Grange new brochure

Grange Fencing has invested in a new consumer-facing brochure, ahead of the 2018 spring buying season.

Garador’s Georgian Garage doors

Garador’s range of Georgian style up and over garage doors are constructed from high-grade galvanised steel and are available in a large selection of standard and purpose-made sizes.

New DART Catalogue

DART has just published its new product catalogue for 2018/19.

Carl Kammerling International HOTBOX 2018 Trade Promotion

Carl Kammerling International has launched its annual Hotbox 2018 Trade Promotion.

Bond It secures quality double

Building on its success in holding ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 for 11 and six years respectively, Bond It has now successfully transitioned to the 2015 versions of both standards.

Andris Lux Eco Unit

Residents of newly converted apartments in Wigston, Leicester, are benefitting from five 30-litre Andris Lux Eco unvented electric water heaters from Ariston. The conversion project was managed by Leicester-based JT Services.

Ibstock Brick goes greys

Ibstock Brick has extended its range of grey bricks to meet the growing trend for a contemporary colour palette.

Aggregate Industries hits a high note

Aggregate Industries has provided almost of all the internal concrete provision required in the development of the Birmingham Conservatoire.

Imperial Bricks introduces new reclamation handmade bricks

Imperial Bricks has added a new 3” Reclamation brick to its range in the Midlands and North. It’s also available in a metric version, suitable for new-build projects across the UK.

FAKRO preSelect roof window now even better

FAKRO’s patented preSelect roof window is the only product to offer a choice of top hung or centre pivot operation simply by flicking a switch in the frame.

Health and safety training through Southalls

Become competent and confident in managing health & safety - take part in our comprehensive training for Builders Merchant Managers/Core Person this spring.

E-guide for builders’ merchants

Could your health and safety programme work harder? Download our free e-guide and become more confident in managing safety compliance across all your merchant sites.

Make 2018 ‘Anything but Standard’

With more homeowners than ever understanding the importance of protecting their homes against break ins, demand for home security products is growing rapidly. Therefore, as the leading brand, Yale is urging locksmiths to make the most of security sales in 2018.

New year, new products

Freefoam Building Products have got off to a cracking start in 2018 with the launch of two new products ranges – Anthracite Grey Round Gutter System and an Acrylic interior panelling range.

The colourful Wiha ErgoStar

The new Wiha L-keys in a nine-piece set unite several practical benefits in a single element thanks to the colour-coded product design and practical ball end shape. Storage in the ErgoStar holder also ensures simple handling and organisation for professionals.

Shining success for concrete experts

Concrete experts at a Shropshire firm have taken a real shine to their latest project as they continue to push the boundaries when it comes to exploring new processes

The Talasey Group reveals new products for 2018

To support Talasey Group 2018 brochure, the company also announce its new website. The 2018 brochure is available to download from the new site and available on request from Talasey Group.

Cross line laser beams with precision

New from Stabila and available from distributor Hyde is the LAX 50 G cross line laser. Giving accuracy on tasks such as tiling walls, the device produces sharp, bright laser lines on any surface thanks to the GREENBEAM technology from Stabila.