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85% of tradespeople aren’t sure how to use social media effectively
Business, Law & Money

85% of tradespeople aren’t sure how to use social media effectively

Half of tradespeople say social media gets them more work, but most don’t know how to maximise its potential  A quarter say that Facebook and …

2020 review of the construction industry
Business, Law & Money

2020 review of the construction industry

Marco Verdonkschot, Managing Director at IronmongeryDirect, the UK’s largest supplier of specialist ironmongery, reviews the construction industry in 2020 and looks ahead to next year:  “2020 has …

Expert comment: impact of the new lockdown on UK construction
The Corona Virus Pandemic

Expert comment: impact of the new lockdown on UK construction

Marco Verdonkschot, Managing Director at IronmongeryDirect, the UK’s largest supplier of specialist ironmongery, has commented on the potential impact of a second lockdown on the construction industry:  “With …

Revealed: how long it takes to break even when starting a trade business
Business Tools

Revealed: how long it takes to break even when starting a trade business

 Joinery businesses are the cheapest trade to set up, costing around £6,600 Self-employed plumbers recover their start-up costs the quickest – under six weeks Joinery …

UK recession - outlook for the construction industry
Business, Law & Money

UK recession – outlook for the construction industry

Marco Verdonkschot, Managing Director at IronmongeryDirect & ElectricalDirect, has commented on the latest furlough figures for the construction industry:   “This morning, the Office for National …

UK recession - outlook for the construction industry (expert comment)
Building Products

UK recession – outlook for the construction industry (expert comment)

Charlie Carlton, Head of Digital at IronmongeryDirect, the UK’s largest supplier of ironmongery, has commented on the UK economy entering a recession and the outlook …

IronmongeryDirect reports record sales figures
Building Products

IronmongeryDirect reports record sales figures

IronmongeryDirect has reported its most successful month in history, with June seeing record figures for both order numbers and revenue. With many people turning to DIY …

Take pole position with Rothley Endurance
Fixtures & Fittings

Take pole position with Rothley Endurance

Leading supplier of hardware components, Rothley, has partnered with the UK’s largest specialist ironmongery supplier, IronmongeryDirect, tolaunch Rothley Endurance – an innovative range of strong, …

Survey reveals high job satisfaction amongst UK tradespeople
Fixtures & Fittings

Survey reveals high job satisfaction amongst UK tradespeople

Almost three quarters of tradespeople in the UK are happy in their work, despite working long hours and regular weekends, according to a new survey …

IronmongeryDirect listed in Top 350 internet retailers
Products

IronmongeryDirect listed in Top 350 internet retailers

UK’s leading supplier of ironmongery to the trade, IronmongeryDirect, has been named as one of the top internet retailers in the UK. The company has …