Builders' Merchants News
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.

Atkinson & Kirby launches its new flooring ranges

Leading flooring specialist, Atkinson & Kirby launches its new trend led flooring ranges, including Homeland, Winter Desert, Organic Future and Modern Revival.

Cheshire Mouldings Launches New Flooring Range

Cheshire Mouldings, one of the UK’s leading timber manufacturers, is continuing to go from strength-to-strength with the launch of its new flooring division, providing professionals with a one-stop shop for all their timber requirements.

The World's Newest, Innovative Toilet Seat

The Lidia Quick Easy Clean toilet seat is equipped with an expansion plug device that makes it clean, quick and easy to install and remove in seconds.

BLM British Lead introduces technical support service

BLM British Lead is pleased to announce the launch of its own in-house technical support service with David Pounds joining the company as Technical Advisor.

Combat the British Weather with Kalsi

Builders and contractors can stay one step ahead of the UK’s inclement weather with the support of low maintenance building products manufacturer, Kalsi Group.

Garador's Roller Doors Perfect for Seaside Homes

It can come as a shock to some homeowners just how damaging salt in the sea air can be to coastal properties.

Rhodius launches thinnest cutting disc on the planet

The thinnest cutting disc in the world for stainless steel and steel has arrived in the form of the Rhodius XTK6, for a clean, sharp and precise cut on all projects.

Beautiful exteriors with Woodex Aqua Solid stain from TeknosPro

TeknosPro’s Woodex Aqua Solid exterior opaque wood stain is ideal for use on all doors, window casements and furniture indoors and outdoors.

The famous PIONÉR® workwear range is back, with ‘game-changing’ innovations

Leading workwear manufacturer Ballyclare Limited has announced a forthcoming series of new product developments which are being introduced to support one of its best-known brands, Pionér®.

New Blue Circle Postcrete instant-win campaign offers chance to bag Premier League tickets

Postcrete users are being offered the chance to bag themselves a pair of Premier League football tickets in a new Blue Circle on-pack promotion campaign.

Simpson Expands Range with Masonry Reinforcement and Render Mesh

Introducing the latest products offerings by leading construction connector manufacturer Simpson Strong-Tie; masonry reinforcement and render mesh solutions for timber and masonry construction

Safeguard Drybase epoxy coating helps keep chemicals at bay

A companion to the similar Drybase ECS Epoxy Floor Coating, Drybase ECS Chemical Resistant Epoxy Floor Coating from Safeguard Europe is a highly durable damp-proof epoxy coating for floors and walls with enhanced resistance to chemical attack.

Leisure Sinks’ Linear range gets tough

The highly popular Linear LN9502 1.5 bowl from Leisure Sinks is now available in a new uprated version, offering increased performance and enhanced durability, thanks to the use of a thicker 0.9 gauge steel.

Grange Launches Interactive Website for Spring

Grange Fencing, the UK’s leading fencing and garden structures supplier, has launched its new, interactive website ahead of this year’s spring/summer gardening season.

New Bradite coating

British manufacturer of high quality protective coatings Bradite is set to take the specialist paint market by storm with the launch of a new multi-purpose product that is suitable for use on all surfaces.

Wood you believe it

With the warm weather almost upon us, all attention is turned to making sure sheds, fences, garden furniture and all other wood in and around the home are summer ready and the Sikagard range from Everbuild – A Sika Company is the perfect solution.

Brett Martin Launches Robust and Secure Lids and Frames

Heavy duty, robust and easy-to-fit 50kN1 450mm Lids and Frames have been added to the comprehensive range of Underground, Rainwater and Plumbing systems from Brett Martin Plumbing and Drainage.

Dunlop launches “Tilers Primer”

Dunlop – the pioneering manufacturer of tiling and flooring products for the trade – is launching a new preparation product prior to tiling.

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Snickers’ new ALLROUND Tool Vest is the ultimate in tool-carrying technology.

Back to Black

The best selling Twister series from Scruffs has been given a fresh new look; introducing the Scruffs Twister Black

New dry verges to meet and beat BS 8612 from Redland

Redland has launched two new dry verge products to coincide with the publication of BS 8612: Dry-fixed ridge, hip and verge systems for slating and tiling – the new British Standard which aims to ensure that dry fixed products are adequately designed and installed to be fit for purpose.

Imperial launches historic Olde Reclamation Clamp and 2⅝” Reclamation Cheshire bricks

Imperial Bricks, the leading traditional handmade brick supplier in the UK, has added two new bricks to their range: the Olde Reclamation Clamp and 2⅝ Reclamation Cheshire.

Gorilla Glue Clear… it’s virtually invisible!

International adhesive brand Gorilla Glue, has launched the new, extremely Tough and virtually invisible, Gorilla Glue Clear.

Take a virtual tour of BLANCO’s showroom

BLANCO UK has launched a virtual showroom live on its website. Customers can explore the new range of products on display in BLANCO’s St Albans showroom from the comfort of their own studio, office or home.

Showerwall’s expansive new bathroom panelling range features Proclick technology for a seamless finish

Showerwall’s expansive new bathroom panelling range features new Proclick installation technology.