Monthly Archives: February 2013

Loving Plastics

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Community | Posted on 28-02-2013

Through January and February our staff were tasked with the challenge of raising the profile of plastics in their branch. Check out U-drain bolt!

U-Drain Bolt

Seminars announced – See us at Ecobuild on stand N1820

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Events, Sustainability | Posted on 26-02-2013

Don’t miss Jewson and Greenworks on stand N1820 at Ecobuild, which takes place at ExCel, London from Tuesday 5th – Thursday 7th March 2013.

The stand will showcase Jewson’s sustainable and renewable offer whilst housing an interactive learning space in which seminars will be held. Six seminars will be delivered each day, by key suppliers: Nibe, Weber, Saint-Gobain Solar and UK Flood Barriers. For more info and timings click here.

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Baroness Verma Visits Greenworks

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Events, Sustainability | Posted on 25-02-2013

We were thrilled to welcome Baroness Verma, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, to Greenworks for a tour of our Academy. Greenworks has been appointed the official supplier for the Birmingham Energy Savers scheme, which is set to make energy use greener and more affordable for households across the city, as well as boosting the local job market.

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One Lucky Customer Wins A Mitsubishi Truck!

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Community | Posted on 25-02-2013

Jonathan White, who runs his own carpentry and refurbishment business, is the proud new owner of a Mitsubishi L200 Double Cab Trojan Pick-Up truck after winning first prize in our recent Easi-Timber competition with BSW Timber. Jonathan picked up the keys to his great prize at our Wimborne branch.

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You’re Hired!

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Expertise | Posted on 21-02-2013

We’ve now added Dudley and Kidderminster to our growing network of Tool Hire branches; you can now take advantage of 253 specialist branches across the country! Our Tool Hire service is there to make sure you can access the right equipment with flexible hire periods, fast delivery services and discounts for long-term hire.

If you’re struggling to get to your local branch then you can also hire online now – just visit

Landlords Are Key Market For Eco Installers Under Green Deal, Experts Say

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Expertise, Sustainability | Posted on 18-02-2013

This week we invited the Energy Saving Trust to write an article about how landlords are a key market for Eco Installers Under the Green Deal.

Research from the  Energy Saving Trust has found that householders who rent their homes from private landlords want to reap the benefits of money saving upgrades like energy efficient boilers and improved double glazing, however are least likely to do so.

An exclusive survey of more than 2,000 UK adults found of those living in privately rented housing:

  • 39 per cent were interested in an energy efficient boiler upgrade
  • 44 per cent were interested in double glazing
  • 45 per cent were interested in insulation

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We’re now stocking Novoferm garage doors!

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Products & Services | Posted on 14-02-2013

We are pleased to announce that we now stock Novoferm garage doors – a brand renowned for its high quality combined with safety and durability. So you can now select from an even wider range of garage doors than ever before!

Novoferm garage doors combine style, security and functionality and are complemented with a choice of remote control systems in accordance with European safety regulations.

For more info pop into your local Jewson branch or visit: