The Future of Home

The 1st Virtual DIY-Summit 2021 took place on 9th & 10th September. The theme was “The Roadmap...

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Commercial Features

Hand and Power Tool Market Globally

A recent report* states that the size of the “Hand and Power Tools Market” is expected to grow by 5.2% globally. The...

Fair global market for screws

Supplier Profiles

A Clean Sweep Across Ireland

Like the GAA, established the same year, brush manufacturer Dosco plays a central part in Irish lives, with a cleaning product in...

Topform has come a long way

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Men’s Sheds in Ireland

The Hardware Journal looks at Men’s Sheds and its growing success in Ireland.  Men’s Sheds are social spaces where men can share skills, make friends...

SMART PLY ULTIMA, the new standard for OSB

SMARTPLY ULTIMA, the next generation OSB4 panel, was launched 24th April 2019 by innovative timber panel manufacturer, MEDITE SMARTPLY. Created with zero-added formaldehyde, as is...

Garden and Outdoor: Weather Clad: Ireland’s Longer Lasting Exterior Paint – Whatever the Weather

We have entered a new era of retailing, where the consumer’s purchasing habits are now calculated and controlled by many different factors – not...

Fuel sector prepares for winter demand

The fuel category remains a strong revenue generator for builders merchants around the country and leading suppliers are preparing for the coming winter. The...