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Should you get your power tools repaired?

Should you get your power tools repaired?

YOUR power tools are the staple of your trade.  They cut, drill, sand, apply fixings…

ByJames CurtisFriday, 16th July 2021
Cutting the cord: are the days numbered for corded power tools?

Cutting the cord: are the days numbered for corded power tools?

WHEN is the last time you bought a corded power tool?  The chances are, if…

ByJames CurtisWednesday, 7th July 2021
How the Rise of the Inverter Changed Welding – What it means for end users

How the Rise of the Inverter Changed Welding – What it means for end users

‘No 1 Welding provider to toolshop sector across Europe and how to recapture your customers…

ByDavid KitchenhamWednesday, 17th February 2021
How to track your lost tools

How to track your lost tools

THE theft of tools is a major problem all around the world. In the UK…

ByJames CurtisThursday, 29th July 2021
Cordless Power Understanding Volts, Amps and Amp hours

Cordless Power Understanding Volts, Amps and Amp hours

As cordless technology strides along…the power of your battery is critical for you being able…

ByDavid KitchenhamTuesday, 15th June 2021
Online auctions of ex-hire tools offer benefits for both buyers and vendors

Online auctions of ex-hire tools offer benefits for both buyers and vendors

The disposal of surplus tool hire equipment can be problematic. While a hire business needs…

ByDavid KitchenhamSaturday, 20th February 2021
Radios for Builders Bangers top 8 radios

Radios for Builders Bangers top 8 radios

Is your job site radio tapped together to stop it from falling apart? Yes, most…

ByJames CurtisThursday, 5th August 2021
The difference between 240v and 110v power tools

The difference between 240v and 110v power tools

If you’re in the market for new power tools, you’ll be presented with two options…

ByJames CurtisThursday, 15th July 2021
Dust Suppression Technology

Dust Suppression Technology

You may not think it, but dust suppression is not a new technology. In fact,…

ByJames CurtisTuesday, 22nd June 2021
Hands-on floor preparation

Hands-on floor preparation

Dave Bigham, director of national accounts at floor preparation specialist, National Flooring Equipment, busts the…

ByDavid KitchenhamTuesday, 19th September 2017
The Printed House

The Printed House

The futuristic world of 3D printing in construction relies on robotic arms automatically squeezing layers…

ByJames CurtisFriday, 13th August 2021
Measuring Marking and Levelling – key skills and kit help to do it right

Measuring Marking and Levelling – key skills and kit help to do it right

Do you still need a tape measure? Look back just 20 years and compare how…

ByDavid KitchenhamSunday, 21st May 2017
‘Spotlight on…women in construction’ campaign

‘Spotlight on…women in construction’ campaign

Considerate Constructors Scheme’s industry survey reveals more needs to be done to change perceptions and…

ByDavid KitchenhamSunday, 18th March 2018
Technology on the Building Site

Technology on the Building Site

Technology has changed all of our lives. It has changed the way that we communicate,…

ByJames CurtisMonday, 10th May 2021
Amazon’s top power tools of 2021 – so far

Amazon’s top power tools of 2021 – so far

IF you want to find the best cordless drill without having to read through all…

ByJames CurtisWednesday, 28th July 2021
Hammer technology – It is a hand tool and we love them

Hammer technology – It is a hand tool and we love them

There are more hammers than you can shake a stick at…well technically hammering does involve…

ByJames CurtisWednesday, 4th August 2021
Simple Risk Assessments as a Small Business

Simple Risk Assessments as a Small Business

Health and Safety is everyone’s Responsibility A health and safety risk assessment plays an important…

ByJames CurtisThursday, 27th May 2021
Storage of Tools – Continual Improvement and Practicality

Storage of Tools – Continual Improvement and Practicality

Did you know this industry is worth a huge £1.2B? It is being driven by…

ByJames CurtisThursday, 3rd June 2021
Where to buy tools online – we look at the options

Where to buy tools online – we look at the options

You might be thinking the obvious answer… Amazon? And Amazon has many benefits for the…

ByJames CurtisTuesday, 3rd August 2021
What to include on your vehicle signage?

What to include on your vehicle signage?

Did you know that in a busy location, your van could be seen by up…

ByJames CurtisWednesday, 28th April 2021
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Chippers and Shredders – By Craig Phillips

Chippers and Shredders – By Craig Phillips

ByDavid KitchenhamSaturday, 23rd April 20163 min read

Autumn is around the corner and your lawns and borders may soon be covered in a carpet of dappled golden…

All the fun of the fair – On hand at Toolfair, Sandown Park

All the fun of the fair – On hand at Toolfair, Sandown Park

ByPeter BrettThursday, 2nd December 20216 min read

I FEEL quite upbeat with the news that tool shows and other exhibitions are slowly making a comeback after the…

Simple Risk Assessments as a Small Business

Simple Risk Assessments as a Small Business

ByJames CurtisThursday, 27th May 20215 min read

Health and Safety is everyone’s Responsibility A health and safety risk assessment plays an important part in protecting workers and…

My top five tips for safe working this winter Craig Phillips February 2016

My top five tips for safe working this winter Craig Phillips February 2016

ByDavid KitchenhamTuesday, 23rd February 20163 min read

Hopefully 2017 has started well for you with plenty of interesting and varied projects on your books to keep you…

‘Spotlight on…women in construction’ campaign

‘Spotlight on…women in construction’ campaign

ByDavid KitchenhamSunday, 18th March 20185 min read

Considerate Constructors Scheme’s industry survey reveals more needs to be done to change perceptions and encourage more women into construction…

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