VAT Refund Scheme – Are You Eligible?

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Self Build | Posted on 25-07-2014

calculatorsIf you’re building a new home or converting a property into a place to live you’ll be pleased to hear there is a refund scheme that could allow you to reclaim the VAT. Whether you do the work yourself or have it done for you, you may receive money back from some of the building materials and conversion services you use.

However be warned there’s strict criteria that you’ll have to meet first – and not everyone will qualify.

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The Fundraising Monopoly

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in More | Posted on 14-07-2014

OXFORD STREET-page-001Our national contractors sales team will ‘advance to go’ by raising money for Macmillan Cancer Support in a fantastic fundraising Monopoly Walk around London on the 17th July.

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Are You Feeling Trucky?

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Competitons | Posted on 10-07-2014

Picture1That’s right….it’s back!

Seeing as it was such a success the first time around – we’re bringing back a new ‘Trucky Dip’ for 2014. Open from the 9th July until the 12th September, all trade professionals who enter have the chance to win the grand prize of an Isuzu D-Max Yukon Double Cab worth over £20,000, alongside thousands of other prizes.

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Record Breaking Hastings

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Community, Events | Posted on 02-07-2014



Update: Unfortunately Paul didn’t take the record, but  he did raise a lot of cash for the British Heart Foundation! Great effort!

A former mixed-martial arts champion is set to smash his way to a Guinness world record with the help of staff and management at our Hastings branch.

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Five Go Wild For Charity

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Community | Posted on 26-06-2014

wolfrun-summer14-sunday_716108Five of our gutsy employees have raised a fantastic £1,500 for Macmillan Cancer Support by taking part in a gruelling ten-kilometre ‘Wolf Run’ involving man-made and natural obstacles across grounds at Stanford Hall.

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Finding the right foundations

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Expertise | Posted on 24-06-2014

dThis week our sister company, British Gypsum, outline the importance of choosing quality products for your next project.

When it comes to selecting the right products for the job, installers are often faced with a whole host of specifications to meet. This is especially true when working on demanding areas, like kitchens and bathrooms, where thermal efficiency, condensation control, robustness and a slick finish are needed.

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Jewson’s BBQ Giveaway

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Community, Competitons, Events | Posted on 20-06-2014

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERATurn the heat up this Summer with our BBQ promotion. Back by popular demand, we’ll be giving away a free 22-inch black kettle BBQ to every trade account customer that spends £250 Exc VAT on Tool Hire in one transaction between 12th June -12th July. Read full article »

Raising Money Fore! Macmillan

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Community | Posted on 12-06-2014

Jewson_golf challenge_oneOur very own Area Sales Manager for West Scotland, Nick Boyle has managed to complete an exhausting golfing challenge. Covering a staggering 900 shots in over 72 hours he’s raised a fantastic £3,000 for our together charity Macmillan.

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