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The Difference Between Grade A and Grade B Reconditioned IBCs. How To Choose What is Right for You

IBC’s can be complicated. Which one should you buy? Brand new or reconditioned? To add further confusion, we sell what are called grade A reconditioned IBCs and grade B reconditioned IBCs. This can cause extra confusion when it comes to knowing what these are and what they are suitable for.
30 November 2021
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Comparing Different Types of Pumps. Which One Is Right For You

Finding the right pump can be a difficult task. There are many options out there, and each one does a different role. Also, you need to consider other important questions that will affect what pump is right for you. To help with your decision, we have put together a little guide to the four types of pumps we sell and their benefits.
30 November 2021
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The Ultimate Guide to Spill Containment

Spill containment kits may not be used that often by your business, but they can be a crucial part of your disaster recovery kit. Containing a spill can save you lots of money so it is important that you make sure you have the right kit and that it is in good working order.

16 November 2021
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How to Beat the Winter Freeze

With winter around the corner, it is crucial to be prepared for the worst conditions we can face in the UK. Snow and ice often grind the country to a halt. Making sure you have the correct materials to deal with it can be crucial. We have looked at one item that we find is popular during this time of the year, probrine. It is an alternative to standard salt and has slowly become the norm for dealing with snow and ice.
8 November 2021
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Why is it important to maintain and clean your IBC?

Cleaning your IBC can be a tedious task, but it is important to make sure you do it regularly. By ensuring you keep up to date with cleaning your IBC, you can extend the lifespan of your IBC, which will save you money over time.

8 November 2021
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Tips on How to Measure Pipes and Fitting Outlets

Making sure you have the right pipe size and pipe fitting measurements is key. It can add unnecessary delays to work if you don’t have the correct measurements.

The question you are probably asking right now is, where do I even start with measuring pipes and fittings? Well, we have put together a little guide on how you do it, along with other key information.

3 November 2021
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How To Clean and Maintain Your Water Tank: A Simple Guide to Keeping It Healthy

Ensuring your water storage tank is clean throughout the year is an important task. If you fail to maintain the tank you are risking not just your health but the health of others. We’ve put together a short guide on how to clean you water storage tank and why you need to do it.
3 November 2021
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The Definitive Guide on How to Install an Underground Water Tank

Underground water tanks are becoming an increasingly popular method of collecting, storing and using water, specifically rainwater. They are also popular due to their underground location, as it won’t cause a tank-based eye-sore on your garden.
28 October 2021
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Winter Car Cleaning: How to Keep Your Car Looking Fresh in the Winter

Standing outside, in the freezing cold, with a bucket of water, ready to clean your car may not be your favourite thing to do, but it is a necessity.

28 October 2021
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How To Install an Oil Tank Easily For Maximum Efficiency

Oil tanks are becoming increasingly popular across the UK as more and more homes are being built that aren’t connected to the national grid. They are also becoming more popular due to their cheaper cost compared to other heating methods.
19 October 2021
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Top 5 Uses For Your Lavor Pressure Washer

As a stockist of superior Lavor pressure washers, we offer a range of models to simplify cleaning around the home, garden, workplace, and public areas. Ever wondered what cleaning applications your Lavor pressure washer can be used for? Here is a closer look at Kingfisher Direct’s top five.
1 September 2021
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Why workplaces should use lateral flow COVID-19 tests

Regular workplace COVID-19 testing is essential to safeguard the welfare of staff, boost productivity and ensure your business continues to operate safely. By carrying out on-the-spot testing on a frequent basis, employers can help to reduce the spread of the virus both internally and in wider circles to the general public.
22 June 2021
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Why use a fogging machine?

The fogging machine (also called a fogger or fumigator) is a versatile piece of equipment that uses a fine spray to apply a disinfectant solution.
27 November 2020
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Hand Sanitiser & Soap Dispensers – Automatic vs Manual Dispensers

Regular and comprehensive cleansing of our hands has never been more important. Installing hand sanitiser and soap dispensers ensures individuals have access to hygienic and economical hand washing facilities
21 July 2020
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PPE and Infection Control Products – Our New Range

Ensuring your business or organisation has a steady supply of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is imperative for making sure that customers, visitors and employees feel safe during these trying times
1 July 2020
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Kingfisher’s Sweet Treats For #CupcakeDay

What could be better than spending a morning eating cupcakes?
18 June 2018
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We Won Company Of The Year!

We are so pleased to announce that we were awarded Company of the Year 2018 from North Notts Business Connections (NNBC).
23 March 2018
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We Are Shortlisted For Company Of The Year!

We are delighted to announce that we are one of three finalists for the Company of the Year Award from North Notts Business Awards 2018.
31 January 2018
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James Nutbrown Racing – End Of Season Review

The season has ended and, like every competitive driver, James has enjoyed the ups and endured the downs.
5 January 2018
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Black Friday Offers!

Black Friday is fast approaching and we want to do something you can really tuck your teeth into!
20 November 2017
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