The Hardware Journal offers a unique advertising opportunity for the hardware industry, with interactive capability on the digital version, along with direct circulation to over 1800 key industry influencers and businesses across the sector, while also being emailed to over 2,000 key decision-makers (including 500+ architects and interior designers), and viewed over 4,000 times per issue online.

Read about our rates below or download our media pack here.

Advertise & Watch Your Business Grow

If your target market is the hardware, DIY, building materials, home and garden industry, then The Hardware Journal is the perfect advertising solution. The Hardware Journal is the official magazine of Hardware Association Ireland (HAI) and circulation includes owner-managers, senior buyers and key decision makers across the entire sector. In addition to members, it is distributed to all senior personnel with a role or interest in the sector. Advertising in The Hardware Journal ensures blanket coverage of the entire industry.

Each issue of The Hardware Journal is circulated and promoted regularly across Hardware Association Ireland’s Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn accounts, meaning even more visibility and value for your ad.

What You Get When You Advertise in The Hardware Journal

Just like all other essential purchasing decisions, deciding where and when to advertise is based on key factors such as:

  • Value for money
  • The quality of the medium
  • The relevance of the circulation to your target audience
  • The means by which that target audience is reached.

If your interest — or that of your client — is the hardware, DIY, building materials, home and garden sector, then The Hardware Journal delivers like no other publication.

Hardware Association Ireland (HAI)

Hardware Association Ireland (HAI) is the national representative body for hardware/DIY retailers and builders merchants, as well as manufacturers/distributors to the trade. We uniquely represent all levels of the supply chain and include within our membership ranks national and international companies, multi-branch chains and smaller independent hardware businesses.

Free Interactive Advertising Opportunity!

The Hardware Journal offers advertisers interactive capability on the digital version of the magazine, accessible through this website.

If you wish to avail of this option, when supplying the printed advertisement copy, please also provide:

  • The word(s) to be made clickable
  • The URL of the website, document or video to be linked to.

For any queries regarding advertising please contact:

Jim Copeland

01 2980969 / 087 6671361

Mechanical Data PAGE SIZE 297mm (h) x 210mm
Double Page Spread Half Page – Vertical
Type Area 256mm (h) x 385mm (w) Type Area 252mm (h) x 90mm (w)
Trim Area 297mm (h) x 420mm (w) Half Page – Horizontal
Bleed Area 303mm (h) x 426mm (w) Type Area 130mm (h) x 180mm (w)
Full Page Quarter Page – Vertical
Type Area 256mm (h) x 175mm (w) Type Area 130mm (h) x 90mm (w)
Trim Area 297mm (h) x 210mm (w) Quarter Page – Horizontal
Bleed Area 303mm (h) x 216mm (w) Type Area 62mm (h) x 180mm (w)

Advertising Rates (Full Colour)

Full Page €1,600
Half Page €1,000
Quarter Page €600