screws

Samac Fixings launches new screw lengths to help comply with Part L changes

Samac Fixings has announced the expansion of its acclaimed Performance Range with the introduction of new screw lengths, specifically designed to comply with the updated UK building regulations for roof insulation. Part L of the UK building regulations now mandates a minimum roof insulation level of 0.18 W/mK for all new-build homes and extensions. This […]

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Product focus: Samac Performance Exterior Screws

Don’t let rust ruin an outdoor project, when it comes to exterior construction jobs, tradespeople need a screw that can withstand the test of time and the unpredictability of the elements. The last thing any trade professional wants is discoloured screws ruining their hard work and callbacks from customers. That’s why Samac Performance Exterior Screws […]

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Product focus: Performance Decking Screws

Performance Decking Screws from Samac Fixings are designed for fixing soft or hardwoods. Packed with precisely engineered design features tailored specifically for decking projects, these professional grade decking screws are part of the Performance Range, the award-winning brand brought to the trade by Samac Fixings. The Performance Decking Screws feature self-countersinking ribs, ensuring improved countersinking […]

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Spectre launches new screw sizes to help comply with building regs

Spectre has launched two new sizes of screw to help the trade comply with the building regulations. Designed to bring performance and value to tradespeople, the Spectre range has now been expanded to include 6.0 x 200mm and 6.0 x 240mm woodscrews and will shortly also include 8.0 x 180, 200, 240 and 280mm versions […]

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5 top tips for installing concrete screws

Concrete screws are a versatile choice of anchor suitable for a whole range of building services installations. It is extremely important that they are installed correctly and according to ETA instructions to avoid catastrophic anchor failure which can result in collapse of the installation. Walraven gives five top tips to help you install concrete screws […]

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