Site Lighting – A Jobsite Buying Guide

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As winter draws in, it’s super important that you’re not kept in the dark which is where a good selection of site lighting comes in. Question is, what’s the difference between all the different types? We explain… There’s a whole

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Newsletter 22/09/2015 | 3 for 2 on Ultex Screwdriver Bits

Every tradesmen out there needs bits… not as in ‘bits and bobs’ but screwdriver bits and with these Ultex Screwdriver Bit Pots, you wont be disappointed! PLUS they’re all 3 for 2 at the moment so jump on board the

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Newsletter 16/08/2015 | What Dewalt Cordless Drill is Right for You?

This week, we decided to throw a focus onto our range of Dewalt cordless drills… Hopefully our newsletter gave you just a sneaky peak of what each model has on offer to help you decide which is the right drill

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New Dewalt tools for Autumn 2015

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We love new products here at ITS in the coming months we’ve got NEW Dewalt tools and accessories that are set to be ground breaking and we’re certain you’re gonna love ‘em! Although Autumn can seem like an end (depending

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ITS Survey 2015 – Competition Winner!

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Last month we ran our annual ITS Survey to see what our customers thought about ITS, the brands we stock and life on site in general… Needless to say, our awesome customers (that’s you by the way) certainly rose to

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It’s the ITS Festool Frenzy!

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Frenzy!? Damned straight! We love the Festool brand here at ITS and we felt it was time to highlight Festool’s incredible range of premium tools and accessories – all reduced for a limited time only! In our latest issue, we

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Newsletter 21/07/15 | Feel Hot? Look Cool with Summer Workwear

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Can you BELIEVE that we’ve actually seen the sun for more than a week so far this year? And it’s not even August! So it’s still super important to make sure that you have the right workwear for when you’re onsite, in

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Crazy Buildings: 8 times when the architect has gone too far…

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Architects… who’d have ‘em!? Well, like it or lump it, they’re an integral part of the construction site and although they can certainly throw some bumps on the road, on the whole they do a good job. BUT, there are

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New Bessey Clamps are alive and gripping!

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ITS have recently taken stock of a great selection of Bessey Clamps, just what you want when you need to apply more pressure to your woodworking projects… They say that you can never have too many clamps, but we’d like

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Newsletter 12/07/2015 | Best Value 2 Piece Drill Kits

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With the coming of a brand-spanking-new catalogue at the start of the month, we felt it only right to highlight our best value 2 piece drill kit and let me tell you, there’s plenty of savings too be had! We’ve

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Newsletter 08/07/2015 | Makita 5704RK Circular Saw

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Our latest catalogue launched last week and with it brought a whole new bunch of great deals. Our frontpager this time is the Makita 5704RK 190mm Circular Saw at only £99.99! Not only is that a great value price but you

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MAKITA FACEBOOK COMPETITION WINNERS!

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Firstly, we’d like to say a big THANKS to everyone who got involved in our Facebook competition last week to win some Makita goodies – we’re blown away by the response! Many many people answered correctly that Makita was founded in

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See How Many Miles You Can Do with the Tilnar Cycle Challenge

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This June, ITS is supporting the Tilnar Cycle Challenge – a fantastic initiative that is a great way of challenging yourself whilst raising oodles of money for whichever charities you wish. But what is the cycle challenge? Set up by

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He’s no David Blaine but what this guy did was magic!

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This might well be the epitome of the phrase ‘too much time on your hands‘ but to be honest, if you gonna do something pointless, it might as well be cool. And this guy, Ben Cusick of the NightHawkInLight YouTube channel with his

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Buying Guide – Laser Levels

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Knowing which laser level you need for which job is absolutely key as there are a vast array of products that are designed to do very different things. Some laser levels are designed with specific jobs in mind such as

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Newsletter | 20/05/2015 Check out the latest Trend…

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We’ve got a great selection of Trend products here at ITS… so much so that we decided to feature them in our latest newsletter! Although they’re known for their routing products, there’s many more to check out as you can

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Newsletter | 17/05/2015 – How about you add some Makita 18v Li-ion Tool bodies to your kit?

Everyone loves to add to an already badass tool kit so we’ve made it easy for all you Makita-heads out there with this selection of Makita bodies and bodies +1 battery options… As you can see, there’s something for everyone

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What this guy can do with a tape measure is unbelievable!

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Our 10% off all Stanley products promotion got me to thinking – what is Stanley most famous for? Well, utility knives are a good shout (after all, how many many people call them Stanley Knives), but I would say that

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Newsletter | 06/05/2015 “NEW Hitachi Power Tool Products – Ready For You!”

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Everyone loves new stuff don’t they? Thankfully, the power tool manufacturers of the world just love giving us new toys to play with on the jobsite and Hitachi Power Tools are no different! For our latest Newsletter, we showcase the

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Newsletter | 29/04/2015 Ultex Gazebos

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As we all know, the weather in this country can be – erm – unpredictable so when you out on a job and you need shelter from the elements it’s great to have a professional reliable solution… Step in Ultex

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Construction workers hijack the Olympic Stadium!

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As many of you will know, the Olympic Stadium in London is currently being renovated to make way for West Ham (for good or for bad) in 2016. However, a group of lads who are currently working on the site

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Newsletter | 26/04/2015 Power Tools for £99.99

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Everyone loves saving a few bob now and then, don’t they? And when you’re putting together your tool collection, it can turn into an expensive situation meaning it’s well worth investigating the best deals… WELL, look no further as we’ve

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Newsletter | 22/04/2015 – Makita Cordless Drills

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Here at ITS, we work hard to make it as easy as possible for you, our wonderful customers, to choice just the right tool for the job. So for our latest catalogue we decided to categorise our selection of Makita

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Man Demolishes Wall – You Wouldn’t Believe How He Does It

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So we’ve all demolished walls before, right? And it’s obvious that safety equipment is needed to get the job done. Afterall, bricks can be hard, heavy and – lo and behold – this can cause some right old damage. Who

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Makita – 100 years and still powering on!

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We check out the history of Makita and celebrate their 100th birthday Makita are 100 years old and far from being an old-biddy waiting for a letter from the Queen, Makita are pushing ever further forward into the future. The

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ITS TOOL SHOW 2014 – Show and Tell at the After Show Party!

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We hosted our very first ITS Tool Show between 31st October and 2nd November – it was great fun! On the Halloween weekend we welcomed the trade to our Loughton HQ for the ITS Tool Show 2014 – the first

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Don’t be green with envy… Try the Leica Lino L2G+ green laser level!

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Leica have released their first green laser level – the Lino L2G+… Are you green with envy? Green has many connotations. Money, envy, the environment… but what about light? Yes yes yes, there’s green in that spectrum somewhere, flitting about

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New Milwaukee M18 RC-0 Radio Charger & M18 SMS216-0 Cordless Mitre Saw

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This Autumn Milwaukee are releasing some great new products – the M18 RC-0 Radio Charger and M18 SMS216-0 Cordless Mitre Saw As sure as Christmas cards are available from July and summer turns into winter (cos let’s face it, autumn

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ITS TOOL SHOW 2014 – No Business Like Show Business!

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THE FIRST ITS TOOL SHOW 31 OCTOBER – 2 NOVEMBER 2014… PRE-REGISTER FOR EXCLUSIVE OFFERS This Autumn, ITS are hosting the very first ITS Tool Show at our Loughton HQ between the Friday 31st October and Sunday 2nd November and

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Power Tools Battle of the Brands, they think it’s all over… it is now!

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The heat was on for the top brands in our power tool Battle of the Brands… The staff here at ITS aren’t immune to the excitement of the World Cup starting in Brazil this week and we thought it’d be

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The NEW Makita 2712 Site Saw; A Hummer of a Saw for Your Site

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The Makita 2712 Site Saw – a heavy duty tool that Arnie would want to use The new Makita 2712 Site Saw offers heavy duty power and is portable, which kinda got me thinking… When driving, I bet there are

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Makita DJV182Z & DJV181Z Cordless Brushless Jigsaws: Floats Like A Butterfly…

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Makita continue to develop their range with new DJV181Z & DJV182Z cordless brushless jigsaws… Here at ITS we love a good chinwag about what new and exciting products could be about to hit the market. New badass mitre saw? Sure!

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Makita LS0815FL 216mm Mitre Saw – the Mitre Saw Makita have always lacked?

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Will Makita release the LS0815FL 216mm Mitre Saw in the UK? Keeping our ear to the ground is part of what we do and as such, we’ve discovered faint rumblings that Makita may be releasing a new 216mm slide compound

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Festool Tour at ITS Walthamstow – Sod The Stones, THIS is rock n roll and we like it!

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FESTOOL TOUR AT ITS WALTHAMSTOW – GREAT OFFERS, EXPERT DEMOS & PRIZES TO BE WON! SATURDAY 10TH MAY All great bands have to take their rock n roll to the people, hell – The Rolling Stones show that even if

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Big Wipes 4×4 Range – Perfect 4×4 the trade!

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When working with grime, muck and dirt, all you want at the end of the day is to wipe your hands clean of a project. Not just in the sense of getting home, throwing your tracky bottoms on, getting a

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Milwaukee Truck Tour 2014 – Rolling into ITS Loughton, 11 April 2014

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EXCLUSIVE OFFERS, NEW TOOL RELEASES, DEMOS, PRIZES & GIVEAWAYS! Celebrating a 90th birthday doesn’t have to be bland cake, glasses of sherry and endless stories about the war. Bucking this trend, Milwaukee have decided to hit the road Jack for

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New Milwaukee M18 Fuel CAG115X Grinder & CCS55 Circular Saw – Fuel Love It!

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Milwaukee have always been famed for their high quality and innovative products, as ‘All American’ and reliable as Hulk Hogan – and just as tough (handlebar ‘tache optional). So it comes as no surprise that from the shores of Lake

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Is there a new Makita battery on it’s way?

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RUMOURS RUMOURS RUMOURS… NEW MAKITA BATTERY? Just a quick heads up that there are rumours floating around that there is a new Makita battery on the way… Maybe even as soon as later this year! Could it be a 5.0Ah?

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ITS Walthamstow – New Trade Counter Opening Event!

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OPENING EVENT / 3 DAYS ONLY / EVERYTHING REDUCED! / THURS 30th JAN – SAT 1ST FEB 2014 is only a month old but here at ITS, we’ve been steaming into the year like a runaway train – and not

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Wera Joker Combination Ratchet Wrench – Viva La Revolution!

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The Egyptian Pyramids. Rain in Scotland. Jeremy Clarkson’s beer belly. Some things never change. Sometimes this is exactly how it should be – let’s face it, who’d want to nip down to the chippy and get celery sticks instead of

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The Unexpected Visitor

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Some visitors are really hard to bear aren’t they?    

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