Category Archives: Expertise


Securing business

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Expertise | Posted on 01-10-2014

shutterstock_154319015Guest blog by David Herbert, Head of Marketing for Yale

The nights are starting to draw in and statistics show that domestic burglaries increase by around 20 per cent during the darker months, making it a peak time for home security.

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The Jewson Project Checklist

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Expertise | Posted on 11-09-2014

FB_Ad_CreativeThe Jewson project checklist outlines the key questions to ask your customer before you begin your next project.

No two projects are the same, so the checklist is meant to be flexible, however if you find yourself ticking all the boxes, you’re well on your way to ensuring the job runs smoothly. Read full article »

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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Make do and Mend?

Posted by Blog Team | Posted in Expertise | Posted on 02-05-2014

This week we invited Dr Bill Price from Lafarge to write an article about ‘the real cost of a DIY project’

Construction CoupleWe are now at that time of year when we start to get on with our treasured DIY projects (the monsoon having departed for the next month or so, hopefully!). There are probably two main reasons for embarking on DIY, one would be lower cost, but another is the personal challenge of finishing a job well done. But what is the real cost of a DIY project?

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