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Wavin supports Band of Builders on charity project

Wavin has completed the first project in a new relationship with Band of Builders to support tradespeople in need. Band of Builders is a registered charity that provides support for members of the construction industry who are facing life-changing health issues. Since it was created in 2016, it has completed more than 25 construction projects […]

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KNIPEX launches the TubiX® XL Pipe Cutter

Pliers’ specialist KNIPEX has launched the TubiX® XL Pipe Cutter (90 31 03 BK), big brother to its TubiX® pipe cutter (90 31 02 SB) it successfully launched in 2020. Precise and quick, the TubiX® XL cuts pipes from 6 to 76 mm (1/4” to 3”) and a wall thickness up to 2 mm and […]

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81% of maintenance issues can be triaged with a video-call

Property maintenance solution provider, Help me Fix, has revealed that homeowners can avoid a costly call-out charge for maintenance problems around the home in 81% of cases, by having a short video call with a qualified tradesperson. Home maintenance issues can be expensive to fix, especially if they require a qualified tradesperson to be called out. In […]

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New Drinking Water Approval for REHAU’s RAUTITAN

REHAU has successfully secured independently-tested drinking water approval for its RAUTITAN multi-layer composite pipe (MLCP) system through KIWA UK under its KUKreg4 certification scheme. All products connected to the UK water supply must comply with Regulation 4 of the Water Supply Regulations. Until recently, the most common method of demonstrating compliance was to hold a WRAS […]

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Kinedo Show Van hits the road in 2022

After a three-year absence, the Kinedo van is out on the road again following requests to attend roadshows and trade mornings at plumbers’ merchants and retail showrooms up and down the country. Kinedo, part of the SFA Group, is one of the leading shower brands in Europe with a comprehensive range of shower cubicles, enclosures […]

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