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“Service Excellence has always been our watchword” says Ideal Bathrooms Commercial Director Danielle Lillis “Not just for actual distribution expertise but for our support services. Keeping up to date with the latest developments in all aspects of our business includes our communication with our customers, without whom we could not be successful.”

Independent builders’ merchant Sydenhams has supplied timber and building materials in the South of England since 1874, and has seen many developments in product design and choice over the years. One of the most successful has been Fibo wall panels for kitchens and bathrooms. 

It’s a fact that the outdoor landscaping area in the garden centre is sometimes allowed to languish without the detailed care and attention lavished on other product areas like giftware or food, garden care or houseplants.

Buttonfix has expanded its distribution network with new supplier agreements with Formed, Metro Fixings and CD (UK). Each will now offer Buttonfix’s innovative fasteners both in store and online, backed by full technical support.

Good news if you are a Mechanical Design Engineer, Consultant or Specifier. Smith Brothers Stores (SBS) are teaming up with the professional body CIBSE, to offer CPD courses.

Kingspan Insulation has released a new technical bulletin and RIBA approved CPD article, designed to support enhanced detailing. 

The original features of the former infirmary are being authentically restored to create a valuable new community hub.

Garador has launched a brand new online tool that will show you exactly how a new garage door will appear on a property.

Yale UK and Philips Hue have been announced as the latest supporters of Smart Home Week – a new initiative designed to help trade professionals get to grips with the smart home and showcase the very best in smart, connected and integrated home technology.

In a bid to meet strict environmental regulations and protect local wildlife, a rural farm and restaurant on the edge of a Scottish loch has replaced its deficient wastewater treatment system with a cleaner, more efficient alternative from GRAF UK.

The popular Tuscan sink collection has been updated with the addition of three stylish new stainless steel and two on-trend granite sink ranges in single and 1.5 bowl options, plus a new tap range.

The Essential Bathrooms range continues to expand to meet the needs of retailers requiring quality bathroom products at affordable prices.

Brett Landscaping has introduced Stamford Ultra, the latest edition to the hugely successful patio paving range Stamford, after seeing a sustained increase in demand from its customers for something different which would set it apart from a conventional riven finish.

Klober Roll-Fix kits contain everything to fix five metres of mortar-free, ventilated ridge or hip and are suitable for ventilating most concrete and clay tiles including capped clay angle tiles.

Wienerberger launches innovative new lead-replacement roof flashing solution 

The National Merchant Buying Society (NMBS) annual exhibition is always a successful time for Everbuild – A Sika Company and this year was no exception as the team welcomed an astounding number of visitors to their stand, all eager to discover the latest product the brands have to offer. 

As a result of extensive research in both the New Build sector and the RMI market, Premdor developed SpeedSet Plus, a revolutionary, adjustable internal doorset system which is an industry first and unique in the Building and Construction marketplace.

Gone are the days of painful or uncomfortable safety footwear thanks to Supertouch, the PPE and workwear solutions specialist, and Aimont, a leading safety shoe manufacturer. 

As summertime beckons and thoughts turn to painting outdoors, Sandtex Trade will be getting ready to put in a star performance on the homepage.

EGGER UK’s new OSB HDX 30mm load-bearing panels have been used by Woodfield Squash and Leisure Club in Doncaster as part of a £500k expansion and renovation.

Scruffs Trade Shorts are designed with warmer working days in mind. 

A range of Hunter Plastics’ below ground drainage products, including its Quantum sewer pipes, have been installed to provide drainage to a block of 29 apartments, situated on the seafront in Swansea. 

Homeowners and roof installers have four weeks left to take advantage of white polyurethane roof windows offer.

SoundSecure fully complies with all performance and legislative requirements where security, fire and noise reduction performance are of paramount importance.

With the busiest season for home extensions and renovations fast approaching, Leader Doors is running a brand new promotion in April 2017 that allows you to save up to 15% off new doors.

As part of its continuing specialisation, roofing accessory manufacturer Klober has introduced an extensive range of wall and underfloor vents for both newbuild and refurbishment projects.

The popular Draper Venom™ range of saws now features a brand new double ground floorboard saw and a special 3 pack of double ground handsaws.

Exertis, a leading distributor of technology products for the B2B, mobile and retail markets, has announced a distribution agreement with Yale, which sees the Yale Smart Living range added to its product portfolio. 

The Redring Instant Electric Hot Water Tap has again proved itself as a vital solution for an unusual application. 

For 2017 Essential Bathrooms has expanded its portfolio with new additions such as furniture, towel warmers and baths. 

Gorilla Tape is the focus of a new TV advertising campaign, launching in April and to be aired across mainstream channels including Sky Sports, ITV Breakfast, Channel 5 and Sky 1, throughout 2017.

Graf UK has been named a winner in the Waterwise UK Water Efficiency Product Awards, with its Platin rainwater harvesting package.

Northcot Brick’s flagship project, the Newport Street Gallery, has been declared the outright winner of the ‘Supreme Award

Having a variety of colours to choose from isn’t always the standard in external building products, so the inclusion of three new colours to Garador’s range of steel garage doors will be regarded as a welcome addition.

Sealant and adhesive manufacturer Polyseam has achieved the ultimate design accolade for the rebrand of its GRAFT product range.

Renowned Italian premium safety footwear brand Aimont has announced a new, exclusive, partnership with personal protective equipment and workwear specialist Supertouch for its UK and Ireland sales operations.

Among Klober products showing increasing popularity with merchants is Wakaflex, a BBA-certified, lead-free flashing which is available in grey, black, terracotta and brown, to match most commonly used tiles and slates.

Spring is in the air and Sadolin has ‘teed off’ a timely new customer giveaway for merchants to mark the start of the outdoor decorating season.

The campaign brings the complete range of JELD-WEN’s Made to Measure solutions together.

JELD-WEN is putting its range of Made to Measure products and expertise at the heart of a new campaign, supporting merchants to meet the individual order requests of customers, first time, every time.

Atkinson & Kirby has supplied its Caledonian range of oak flooring to the new City of Glasgow College campus central atrium.

Comprising of eighteen Premium Oak design models, this internal door collection, a combination of traditional, contemporary and shaker styles, will satisfy the aspirations of designers, builders and homeowners alike.

MEDITE SMARTPLY is partnering with social enterprise Goldfinger Factory for its new stand at Ecobuild 2017.

Brett Landscaping has started the year with a bang by releasing a swathe of innovative new products designed to help the homeowners to realise their landscaping potential.

A former bonded whisky warehouse in the heart of Glasgow has seen a phased upgrade to its flat roofs, featuring a number of fully compatible products from the range of Icopal Ltd: including the ecologically advanced Noxite® membrane.

On building extensions, existing windows or pipework, it may preclude the normal minimum pitch needed for a tile or slate.

Shurtape is delighted to announce that its T-Rex vehicle will be hitting the road this year. 

Just when you thought you’d seen it all from the Stixall range, Everbuild – A Sika Company launch Stixall on a Roll – an invisible double-sided tape with extreme power.

Offering more than 200 door designs, JB Kind's 2017 Door Collection brochure has innovative, inspiring and classic door designs to suit every customer's taste and budget. 

The variable performance of vapour permeable underlays ultimately led to the decision by the NHBC and BSI that only air-open membranes can now be used without supporting high-level ventilation.

The SMART Tool Group are delighted to announce that their latest award winning range of long-life multi-tool blades, the Purple Series, has had a truly impressive impact on the Multi-tool solution they offer!

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