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As we are all aware, plastic is incredibly harmful to the environment. The forms of plastic that can’t be recycled are stuck in landfills and the sea, and…well…stay there! We’re all for saving the planet, so we’ve put together our top tips for helping reduce our...

“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind” explained Rudyard Kipling while Frederick R. Barnard noted that ''a picture paints a thousand words''. Since the dawn of time, words and images have remained the fundamental elements of effective communication. And it’s worth remembering...

The National Painting & Decorating Show 2018 is just around the corner! We’re looking forward to visiting TeknosPro’s stand and meeting with the media from key publications. TeknosPro will be displaying and demonstrating an outstanding selection of decorative and industrial paints, specifically developed for the specifier...

We arranged a visit for the kitchen, bedroom and bathroom (KBB) media to see the new showroom and factory of Abacus Bathrooms, based at the company’s headquarters near Harrogate, North Yorkshire, is now open to customers. It’s a great opportunity for Abacus’ customers to see the...

It’s Halloween and I’m taking a look back at how All Hallow’s Eve, a Christian holiday to mark the evening before All Hallow’s Day, became Halloween as it is today! It turns out that it goes back a lot further than I thought. All Hallow’s Eve...

ESAB, the leader in the welding and cutting industry, will be at EuroBLECH 2018. The trade fair exhibition is expected to be an excellent few days! Along with the launch of new products, ESAB will also be exhibiting a whole range of popular favourites including: The...

It is official – autumn is here! After a hot (and we mean hot) summer, we’re looking forward to embracing the cooler weather. But I bet you didn’t know these things about autumn: John Keats’ famous quote “season of mists and mellow fruitfulness” was inspired by a...

After months of collaborative work with Norbord and RIBA, we attended the awards event for the winners of RIBA Journal SterlingOSB’s Room within a Room competition. David Connacher, Marketing Manager for Norbord, opened the event followed by a comment from RIBA’s Jan-Carlos Kucharek before the winners...

Last month, specialist home insurance company, Hiscox, revealed that the number of homeowners choosing to invest in their property instead of moving houses has increased significantly within the last five years. This month, NAEA Propertymark has revealed that UK homeowners have spent a total of £41...

Mach 2018 is approaching fast and we want to make sure that you’re there! Come along and be shown ESAB’s range of innovative products at a media briefing on Stand H17-580 at 2pm on 9th April.  ESAB, the leader in the welding and cuttings industry, will...