Dylan Garton

Theft Awareness for Trades

Theft awareness for tradesmen

Crime in the UK is on the rise, particularly when it comes to theft. Work vans are often a target for thieves, containing high-value items that can be easily accessed if not properly secured. Certain areas in the UK have become more notorious for theft, with London, Sheffield, and Birmingham securing the top spots. Over 70 per cent of workers …

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Is Your Spirit Level… Level?

I bet you never thought your spirit level might not be level. Roger explains what you need to check and how an uneven level might waste huge amounts of time and money. Featuring Milwaukee Red Stick. #SpiritLevels #Maintenance #RedStick

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Impact Driver v Drill – What’s the Difference?

What’s the difference between a drill and an impact driver? Roger explains the difference and what you need to know. #ImpactDriver #Powertools

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Bright Idea – Milwaukee Trueview LED light

Robin loves to be in the spot light and Milwaukee’s range of Trueview LED lights cover every possibility. Milwaukee products featured in this video M18 ONESLDP LED Compact Site Light Charger M12 SAL LED Stand Light M18 ONESLSP LED Compact Site Light with ONE-KEY #MilwaukeeTools #LED #Worklights

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Where’s Steve?

Roger catches up with an old friend to see what he’s working on. Viewers haven’t seen Steve Farrow since the 35A extension series filmed back in 2006 but he’s still on the tools and working on his daughter’s house. #Steve

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HiKOKI 36V Brushless Cordless Angle Grinder

Roger checks out the HiKOKI G3612DA Brushless 36V Angle Grinder and looks at how to use a grinder. The New G3612DA Brushless Grinder from HiKOKI is a compact cordless grinder that when combined with HiKOKI’s extremely efficient 18v / 36v li-ion batteries, becomes as powerful as a standard AC powered machine, accepting 115mm diameter discs with a 22mm bore, the …

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Loft Conversions & Tiling onto Tiles ASB #20

Send us your pictures and videos: http://skill-builder.uk/send Bhajan Pabla has syphon problems in with his toilet that’s not functioning properly. Jake Mariner wants to do a loft conversion on a budget. Phil Bishop wants to know if it’s possible to tile onto tiles. Rob Field is refitting a shower enclosure and trying to decide on the fittings. #AskSkillBuilder #FixIt #DIY

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4 Ways to Attract More Women into the Construction Sector

4 Ways to Attract More Women

Kelly Friel, Digital Product Manager at industry and trade suppliers Zoro, offers her advice for attracting the talents of this under-utilised workforce. Women are shockingly under-represented in the construction sector. Currently, only 3% of manual trades, 5% of engineering, 8% of haulage and 12% of professional construction roles are filled by women (Innovate UK), which means that the skills and …

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Ugly Monocouche Render Stains – Roger’s Rant

Time for another one of Roger’s Rants. He has seen too many stained Monocouche renders and wants to share his thoughts. #Monocouche #RogerRant

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The Van Insurer Highlights the Dangers of Disposable BBQs

Friends enjoying bbq party

With the summer in full swing, insurance price comparison site The Van Insurer is reminding van drivers about the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning. Using portable or disposable barbecues in confined spaces like the back of vans or camper vans is potentially fatal according to experts. Research by the Gas Safe Register reveals that four out of five people in the UK are …

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