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Hardware Association Ireland launches Empty Homes Proposal

In recent months Hardware Association Ireland (HAI) has consulted with members and other stakeholders on empty/vacant homes/properties in their areas, the impact...

Gerard Coyne – A Day in the Life of a BER Assessor

Aoife Kinsella recently spoke to Gerard Coyne to get a day-in-the-life perspective of his role as a BER Assessor.

The importance of the Last Mile

Insight DIY’s Steve Collinge discusses how companies are being more creative with the final stages of the delivery process, including using new...

Even gangs have a culture

Yes, you read that correctly. Even a gang has a culture. I learned that phrase from a...

Resilience as a lever to face the current economic situation

Monthly inflation data in Western Europe is not particularly encouraging, and all the more so for the DIY sector.

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AEF’s Managing Director, Tom Finn, shares his insights into the energy, commitment and innovation driving 52 years of success.

Archers Aims Hight for Customer Satisfaction

Archers Ballina represents four generations in the business; 110 years of resilience, innovation and going the extra...

Heating & Plumbing Feature 2022

Five plumbing trends to know in 2022-23 According to Plumber Magazine in the UK, remaining relevant and...

Business Systems Feature 2022

What is an ERP System? Enterprise resource planning (ERP) refers to a type of software that organisations use...

Why we need EPDS and clearer environmental labelling on all products

Around 11% of all greenhouse gas emissions are caused by the production of building materials. In Ireland, UCD estimates that figure to...