Safety, Access & Tools

Screwfix summer catalogue launched

Tradespeople and serious DIYers can now stock up on the latest innovations and exclusive deals, from trade omnichannel retailer, Screwfix. The summer edition of the catalogue has launched and is said to be packed with the most extensive range of ‘Trade Rated’ products that tradespeople won’t want to miss.

The catalogue, available to collect for free from all 520 Screwfix stores nationwide, has thousands of products, with a variety of brands including Titan, Stanley and DeWalt.

All products ordered through the catalogue are available for next day delivery seven days a week, or via the Click & Collect service, which allows products to be picked up from one of Screwfix’s 520 stores in as little as one minute.

A selection of the products are listed below:

Power up with the latest Makita Combi Drill

The Makita 18V 3.0AH LI-ION LXT Brushless Cordless Combi Drill is said to be a must-have power tool to complete any job. With longer run time and an extended tool life, this combi drill is said to be designed for superior durability and power. It is said to be fitted with a brushless motor, all-metal gearing with reduced friction and heat build-up. Its 16 torque settings, drill and hammer drill reportedly allow it to tackle a variety of jobs, making it an ‘essential’ tool for any tradesperson.

Accompanied with a 2-speed gearbox and variable speed trigger, this combi drill is said to provide flexible speed control to ensure maximum precision and performance. The single-sleeve keyless chuck feature allows tradespeople to replace accessories with ease. Supplied with 2 x 3Ah batteries and a charger, it also comes with a belt clip and carry case.

Flexible Folding Ladders

Versatile and adaptable, this multi-purpose ladder can be used as a step ladder, extension ladder and stair ladder or transformed in to a working platform with the addition of the platform bars provided. It is said to be designed for easy transportation, the 4 sections fold away to be compact and easy to store and transport. Created using a high-quality aluminium, this ladder is said to consider all measures of safe practice, featuring anti-slip feet, pushlock hinges and two stabiliser bars, enabling tradespeople to feel confident while working on site.

Transport Trade Tools

For on-the-go projects, the Stanley Fatmax Hard Base toolbag is essential for carrying ‘Trade Rated’ tools around in both style and ease. Designed for long-lasting durability, this tool bag is created with heavy duty 600 denier fabric, leather reinforcements and a waterproof plastic base, to prevent normal wear and tear damage. Cleverly considered to maximise its space efficiently, the toolbag is accompanied with six external pockets, five internal pockets and four tool loops, ensuring no tools needed for the job are left behind. With a comfortable rubber grip handle for easy transportation and an adjustable shoulder strap, the Stanley Hard Base Tool Bag reportedly meets the needs of each individual trade.

Turbo Ultra Screws

The Turbo-Ultra Woodscrews trade pack is said to include 1,000 premium pro-drive multi-purpose screws for versatile, durable and top-quality installation. Suitable for screwdrivers, combi drills and impact drivers, these single thread screws are created with A2 stainless steel ensuring corrosion-resistance. ‘Perfect for outdoor use’ and for plumbing and fresh water applications and designed with a double self-countersunk head, underhead ribs and a razor-sharp tip, these turbo-ultra woodscrews are said to allow you to drive closer to the edge, every time.

Customers can download the Screwfix app to their Apple, Windows or Android smartphone, or tablet.