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A Detailed Guide to Repair Care’s Timber Inspection Services

Tuesday4June Properties, no matter how well they are built, can quickly deteriorate, particularly those constructed with timber and wood, which are susceptible to issues such…

Meet the Team! Ross Nel – Specification Account Manager London South

Tuesday30April Meet Ross Nel, a Specification Account Manager at Repair Care. Tell us a bit about yourself? My Name is Ross Nel, born and raised…

Master Wood Repairs with Dry Flex® Super Finish

Monday12February Preserving exterior wood is an area within home maintenance that demands both expertise and the right materials. Understanding the nuances of wood repair and…

Customer satisfaction survey starts soon

We want to know how you, as a customer, experience the products and services of our organisation.

Stronger together – new Repair Care slogan

‘Total Joinery Repair Solutions’, these are words that have long suited both Repair Care’s products and approach, and from now on will also appear as the official slogan in our communication.

NEW AND IMPROVED: EASY•Q™ WIPES

Monday31July Will you be purchasing our EASY•Q™ WIPES soon? If so, the product will look slightly different than you are used to; you will no…

BIO FLEX™ COOL: the solution for durable wood repairs in colder weather

Will you be completing a wood repair in low temperatures and need to start sanding and painting the very next day? Our product range as the answer: Repair Care’s BIO FLEX™ COOL. This pure epoxy is fully cured after only 15 hours at 10ºC and extremely easy to use.

Repairing and Restoring History Together: An introduction to a Repair Care Brand Ambassador.

Richard’s first introduction to Repair Care products consisted of his partner being locked out of their house and a chance encounter with a local tradesman working on a neighbouring property. The unexpected encounter led to daily chats, the sharing of tradesman knowledge, and Richard’s first experience of Repair Care products.

Research shows that repairing window frames is up to 90% more environmentally friendly than replacement

Wood rot in window frames; many homeowners have to deal with this sooner or later, and when they do, they often tend to consider replacement first.

DRY FLEX® 1, 4 and Super Finish 2-in-1

Our DRY FLEX® 1, 4 and Super Finish are now available in a NEW 150ml quantity.

Repair Care tackle a project at Leicester Animal Aid!

Leicester based charity, Leicester Animal Aid, have undergone a refurbishment to their dog walking premises with the help of Repair Care International.

NEW DRY FLEX® Super Finish 2-in-1 150ml

Our DRY FLEX Super Finish is now available in 150ml quantity, with a NEW 2-in-1 dispensing mechanism.

Can you repair using DRY FLEX resins in high temperatures?

Can you carry out DRY FLEX® repairs in high temperatures? Read this article to find out more.

Elizabeth Tower – Big Ben – DRY SEAL MP

Repair Care supplied the DRY SEAL® MP for use on a project at the iconic Elizabeth Tower, widely known as the Big Ben. This project was completed by Lenval Limited, where DRY SEAL® MP was specially manufactured in a specific colour to ensure the product matched the existing frame.

What is the Best Wood Filler?

In today’s climate, the call to repair, recycle and reuse is often ringing in our ears. We all want to do our best for the environment, our customers, future generations, and preserve structures of times gone by. But in the daily life of construction and DIY, where it is out with the old and in with the new, how do we repair affordably and responsibly?

Top 5 Benefits of Epoxy Wood Filler

In today’s climate, the call to repair, recycle and reuse is often ringing in our ears. We all want to do our best for the environment, our customers, future generations, and preserve structures of times gone by. But in the daily life of construction and DIY, where it is out with the old and in with the new, how do we repair affordably and responsibly?

Case Study – Upper Woodford Farm – Simon Tubb Decorators Ltd

Britain is a nation rich in heritage. Each city and village boasts buildings depicting the past. However, preserving and maintaining this rich heritage can be a difficult and costly task. Read this Case Study to see how Simon Tubb Decorators used Repair Care resins to tackle these hurdles.

Repair Care Resin Systems vs Two-Pack fillers

In today’s climate, the call to repair, recycle and reuse is often ringing in our ears. We all want to do our best for the environment, our customers, future generations, and preserve structures of times gone by. But in the daily life of construction and DIY, where it is out with the old and in with the new, how do we repair affordably and responsibly?

Project of the Year Winners 2021

The Project of the Year has now come to a close and the winners have been picked, the wining project was submitted by Chard based painters and decorators, Bates and Misons!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS DRY FIX®UNI

Here you can find our most Frequently Asked Questions regarding our DRY FIX® UNI, the elastic primer for  DRY FLEX® and BIO FLEX™.

Over the years large cracks have appeared in the wooden structure of a public playground

The local authority inspectors has criticized these cracks as they represented a great risk of injury for children playing

An urgently required renovation of well used steps in an apartment building

A set of well used steps in an apartment building created a risk of accidents for residents. A renovation was urgently required. But how?

Repair Care: Covid update

At Repair Care, we are aware of how testing the past year has been.

Tested: biobased wood repair resin at lower temperatures

The latest development at Repair Care is the fastest biobased wood repair resin at lower temperatures

Christmas greetings

As 2020 comes to an end we thank you for working with us through an exceptionally challenging year.

Change of Repair Care range

At Repair Care we are continuously engaged in research and product development. The feedback we receive from practice is valuable information.

Our products are available in the webshop

In response to customer requests asking to buy products as their usual stores are closed due to Covid-19, we have made our products available to buy on our webshop.

Corporate video

Repair Care stands for total solutions for sustainable timber restoration and maintenance. Not only do we have a wide range of quality products for joinery repair for the professional market, we offer training on how to use them to refurbish decayed and damaged timber.

Contractor Training – spaces available

Contractor Training ensures you are able to complete your Repair Care contracts with the confidence and skills required.   You are then able to build your own page on our website, enabling contractors and clients to locate you and view the projects you have completed.

Repair Care Support International Women’s Day

At Repair Care, we are proud to celebrate International Women’s Day.

DRY FIX® UNI is Now Available in Smaller Size

Introducing a smaller size to our best selling DRY FIX® primer range. DRY FIX® UNI Small is the perfect must have in any joiners toolbox.

Repair Care Announce New UK General Manager

Our UK team continue to grow as we go into 2019 with a new General Manager, Bonita Gray.

Repair Care to Exhibit at Two National Shows in November

This year we have decided to support another two national events as our focus has been this  year to offer solutions  for all our different markets that we cater for.

The Importance of Repair Care Training

At Repair Care we pride ourselves for offering not only high quality products but the very best care and training.

The Benefits of Timber Vs PVC-U Frames?

uPVC has become the de facto material for window and door replacement for years but let’s look at the environmental and economical issues between uPVC and timber frames window.

Repair Care are Proud Sponsors of the Housing 2018

This year we have introduced two new services with the aim to save money for housing organisations.

How Asset Management Can Help The UK Housing Market

The UK Housing market has in recent months seen some tragic events and changes, not least with the Grenfell disaster in London. The effect of these changes has forced some organisations to review and change their plans as well as budgets for the next few years ahead.

Cost Saving Methods for Housing Associations

With recent changes to the housing market, housing associations are now looking to review their plans to make them more cost effective.

Repair Care Partners with IWP

Repair Care have agreed a partnership with IWP in UK. The two companies have worked together for over 25 years in the UK on many major projects both large heritage restoration and large industrial projects.

New Year New Team

For 2018, Repair Care has appointed a new National Specification Manager, National Training and Inspection Manager…

Repair Care to Attend Specifi Events 2018

This year Repair Care will be attending the Specifi Design events across the UK.

DRY FLEX® COOL

Repair Care are delighted to announce the launch of a new product DRY FLEX® COOL.

2017 Repair Care & Specifi

This year Repair Care will be attending the Design events across the UK.  The events are aimed at designers and specifiers of building services and facilities and estate managers.  Specifi is designed to deliver great value and knowledge to key ares of the industry and ensuring the latest products and information is avaliable to the sector.

Repair Care will this year be attending the 6 events around the country.  We will be showcasing our products, the benefits of using them and long term cost saving advantage.

 

 

Repair Care Twitter Competition

Your Repair could win you a Gold, Silver or Bronze!

With Olympics happening in Rio, Repair Care is getting involved with the fun! We are holding a competition for the best repair with our products.   This competition is Twitter based only so find us on Twitter @repaircareUK, follow us and then show us your before, during and after photos.  It’s simple the best repair wins Gold, runner ups Silver and bronze.

Gold:  
REPAIR CARE MINI – PROFI ™

Silver:  
DRY FLEX™ 4, DRY FIX™ UNI & EASY CARE™ PLASTIC APPLICATION KNIVES

Bronze:
DRY SEAL™ MP & EASY Q™ SEALENT APPLICATOR

This competition is running until the 21st August 2016 and the winners will be announced via our Twitter.

Terms and Conditions
• One Entry per person
• Entry has to via Twitter
• Entries need to have a Before, During & after Photo
• Repair Care needs to be tagged in the photo
• All entries need to follow our Twitter account to enter
• No Entries via email

So what are you waiting for, get following, snap those repairs and send them to us for a chance to win Gold, Silver or Bronze! 

Don’t forget #repairnotreplace 

Repair Care Photo Competition

Win £500 worth of DRY FLEX® or a FREE Repair Care MINI-PROFI™ CORDLESS. 

Repair Care DRY SEAL™ MP

REPAIR CARE DRY SEAL™ MP & new slim double glazing.

Repair Care launches a new product!

Repair Care are delighted to confirm that DRY FLEX® SF is now available to purchase through your local store. 

Advanced Contractor Course

This advanced course is suitable for contractors who have completed the Repair Care Advanced Contractor course and wish to refine their DRY FLEX® and DRY SEAL™ skills further and for those that wish to specialise in historic joinery restoration and conservation. 

Tool Box Talks / Demonstrations

To see the system in action at a venue near you please take a look at our tool box talk dates.

Repair Care SFHA Associate

We are pleased to announce that we are now an associate of the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations.

In addition we have committed  our involvement to exhibiting at the Property Repairs and Asset Management Conference on 7th & 8th October 2015. 

DRY FLEX® 1 2-in-1

DRY FLEX® 1 is now available in a 2-in-1 cartridge 

National Painting & Decorating Show 2016

Following 5 very successful years, Repair Care will again be exhibiting at this year’s National Painting and Decorating Show at The Ricoh Arena, Coventry on 29th – 30th November 2016

REPAIR CARE STANDARD SPECIFICATION AND COST SHEET

Did you know you can download a standard repair specification and costing spreadsheet by following this link?

A Detailed Guide to Repair Care’s Timber Inspection Services

Tuesday4June Properties, no matter how well they are built, can quickly deteriorate, particularly those constructed with timber and wood, which are susceptible to issues such…

Meet the Team! Ross Nel – Specification Account Manager London South

Tuesday30April Meet Ross Nel, a Specification Account Manager at Repair Care. Tell us a bit about yourself? My Name is Ross Nel, born and raised…

Master Wood Repairs with Dry Flex® Super Finish

Monday12February Preserving exterior wood is an area within home maintenance that demands both expertise and the right materials. Understanding the nuances of wood repair and…

Customer satisfaction survey starts soon

We want to know how you, as a customer, experience the products and services of our organisation.

Stronger together – new Repair Care slogan

‘Total Joinery Repair Solutions’, these are words that have long suited both Repair Care’s products and approach, and from now on will also appear as the official slogan in our communication.

NEW AND IMPROVED: EASY•Q™ WIPES

Monday31July Will you be purchasing our EASY•Q™ WIPES soon? If so, the product will look slightly different than you are used to; you will no…

BIO FLEX™ COOL: the solution for durable wood repairs in colder weather

Will you be completing a wood repair in low temperatures and need to start sanding and painting the very next day? Our product range as the answer: Repair Care’s BIO FLEX™ COOL. This pure epoxy is fully cured after only 15 hours at 10ºC and extremely easy to use.

Repairing and Restoring History Together: An introduction to a Repair Care Brand Ambassador.

Richard’s first introduction to Repair Care products consisted of his partner being locked out of their house and a chance encounter with a local tradesman working on a neighbouring property. The unexpected encounter led to daily chats, the sharing of tradesman knowledge, and Richard’s first experience of Repair Care products.

Research shows that repairing window frames is up to 90% more environmentally friendly than replacement

Wood rot in window frames; many homeowners have to deal with this sooner or later, and when they do, they often tend to consider replacement first.

DRY FLEX® 1, 4 and Super Finish 2-in-1

Our DRY FLEX® 1, 4 and Super Finish are now available in a NEW 150ml quantity.

Repair Care tackle a project at Leicester Animal Aid!

Leicester based charity, Leicester Animal Aid, have undergone a refurbishment to their dog walking premises with the help of Repair Care International.

NEW DRY FLEX® Super Finish 2-in-1 150ml

Our DRY FLEX Super Finish is now available in 150ml quantity, with a NEW 2-in-1 dispensing mechanism.

Can you repair using DRY FLEX resins in high temperatures?

Can you carry out DRY FLEX® repairs in high temperatures? Read this article to find out more.

Elizabeth Tower – Big Ben – DRY SEAL MP

Repair Care supplied the DRY SEAL® MP for use on a project at the iconic Elizabeth Tower, widely known as the Big Ben. This project was completed by Lenval Limited, where DRY SEAL® MP was specially manufactured in a specific colour to ensure the product matched the existing frame.

What is the Best Wood Filler?

In today’s climate, the call to repair, recycle and reuse is often ringing in our ears. We all want to do our best for the environment, our customers, future generations, and preserve structures of times gone by. But in the daily life of construction and DIY, where it is out with the old and in with the new, how do we repair affordably and responsibly?

Top 5 Benefits of Epoxy Wood Filler

In today’s climate, the call to repair, recycle and reuse is often ringing in our ears. We all want to do our best for the environment, our customers, future generations, and preserve structures of times gone by. But in the daily life of construction and DIY, where it is out with the old and in with the new, how do we repair affordably and responsibly?

Case Study – Upper Woodford Farm – Simon Tubb Decorators Ltd

Britain is a nation rich in heritage. Each city and village boasts buildings depicting the past. However, preserving and maintaining this rich heritage can be a difficult and costly task. Read this Case Study to see how Simon Tubb Decorators used Repair Care resins to tackle these hurdles.

Repair Care Resin Systems vs Two-Pack fillers

In today’s climate, the call to repair, recycle and reuse is often ringing in our ears. We all want to do our best for the environment, our customers, future generations, and preserve structures of times gone by. But in the daily life of construction and DIY, where it is out with the old and in with the new, how do we repair affordably and responsibly?

Project of the Year Winners 2021

The Project of the Year has now come to a close and the winners have been picked, the wining project was submitted by Chard based painters and decorators, Bates and Misons!

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS DRY FIX®UNI

Here you can find our most Frequently Asked Questions regarding our DRY FIX® UNI, the elastic primer for  DRY FLEX® and BIO FLEX™.

Over the years large cracks have appeared in the wooden structure of a public playground

The local authority inspectors has criticized these cracks as they represented a great risk of injury for children playing

An urgently required renovation of well used steps in an apartment building

A set of well used steps in an apartment building created a risk of accidents for residents. A renovation was urgently required. But how?

Repair Care: Covid update

At Repair Care, we are aware of how testing the past year has been.

Tested: biobased wood repair resin at lower temperatures

The latest development at Repair Care is the fastest biobased wood repair resin at lower temperatures

Christmas greetings

As 2020 comes to an end we thank you for working with us through an exceptionally challenging year.

Change of Repair Care range

At Repair Care we are continuously engaged in research and product development. The feedback we receive from practice is valuable information.

Our products are available in the webshop

In response to customer requests asking to buy products as their usual stores are closed due to Covid-19, we have made our products available to buy on our webshop.

Corporate video

Repair Care stands for total solutions for sustainable timber restoration and maintenance. Not only do we have a wide range of quality products for joinery repair for the professional market, we offer training on how to use them to refurbish decayed and damaged timber.

Contractor Training – spaces available

Contractor Training ensures you are able to complete your Repair Care contracts with the confidence and skills required.   You are then able to build your own page on our website, enabling contractors and clients to locate you and view the projects you have completed.

Repair Care Support International Women’s Day

At Repair Care, we are proud to celebrate International Women’s Day.

DRY FIX® UNI is Now Available in Smaller Size

Introducing a smaller size to our best selling DRY FIX® primer range. DRY FIX® UNI Small is the perfect must have in any joiners toolbox.

Repair Care Announce New UK General Manager

Our UK team continue to grow as we go into 2019 with a new General Manager, Bonita Gray.

Repair Care to Exhibit at Two National Shows in November

This year we have decided to support another two national events as our focus has been this  year to offer solutions  for all our different markets that we cater for.

The Importance of Repair Care Training

At Repair Care we pride ourselves for offering not only high quality products but the very best care and training.

The Benefits of Timber Vs PVC-U Frames?

uPVC has become the de facto material for window and door replacement for years but let’s look at the environmental and economical issues between uPVC and timber frames window.

Repair Care are Proud Sponsors of the Housing 2018

This year we have introduced two new services with the aim to save money for housing organisations.

How Asset Management Can Help The UK Housing Market

The UK Housing market has in recent months seen some tragic events and changes, not least with the Grenfell disaster in London. The effect of these changes has forced some organisations to review and change their plans as well as budgets for the next few years ahead.

Cost Saving Methods for Housing Associations

With recent changes to the housing market, housing associations are now looking to review their plans to make them more cost effective.

Repair Care Partners with IWP

Repair Care have agreed a partnership with IWP in UK. The two companies have worked together for over 25 years in the UK on many major projects both large heritage restoration and large industrial projects.

New Year New Team

For 2018, Repair Care has appointed a new National Specification Manager, National Training and Inspection Manager…

Repair Care to Attend Specifi Events 2018

This year Repair Care will be attending the Specifi Design events across the UK.

DRY FLEX® COOL

Repair Care are delighted to announce the launch of a new product DRY FLEX® COOL.

2017 Repair Care & Specifi

This year Repair Care will be attending the Design events across the UK.  The events are aimed at designers and specifiers of building services and facilities and estate managers.  Specifi is designed to deliver great value and knowledge to key ares of the industry and ensuring the latest products and information is avaliable to the sector.

Repair Care will this year be attending the 6 events around the country.  We will be showcasing our products, the benefits of using them and long term cost saving advantage.

 

 

Repair Care Twitter Competition

Your Repair could win you a Gold, Silver or Bronze!

With Olympics happening in Rio, Repair Care is getting involved with the fun! We are holding a competition for the best repair with our products.   This competition is Twitter based only so find us on Twitter @repaircareUK, follow us and then show us your before, during and after photos.  It’s simple the best repair wins Gold, runner ups Silver and bronze.

Gold:  
REPAIR CARE MINI – PROFI ™

Silver:  
DRY FLEX™ 4, DRY FIX™ UNI & EASY CARE™ PLASTIC APPLICATION KNIVES

Bronze:
DRY SEAL™ MP & EASY Q™ SEALENT APPLICATOR

This competition is running until the 21st August 2016 and the winners will be announced via our Twitter.

Terms and Conditions
• One Entry per person
• Entry has to via Twitter
• Entries need to have a Before, During & after Photo
• Repair Care needs to be tagged in the photo
• All entries need to follow our Twitter account to enter
• No Entries via email

So what are you waiting for, get following, snap those repairs and send them to us for a chance to win Gold, Silver or Bronze! 

Don’t forget #repairnotreplace 

Repair Care Photo Competition

Win £500 worth of DRY FLEX® or a FREE Repair Care MINI-PROFI™ CORDLESS. 

Repair Care DRY SEAL™ MP

REPAIR CARE DRY SEAL™ MP & new slim double glazing.

Repair Care launches a new product!

Repair Care are delighted to confirm that DRY FLEX® SF is now available to purchase through your local store. 

Advanced Contractor Course

This advanced course is suitable for contractors who have completed the Repair Care Advanced Contractor course and wish to refine their DRY FLEX® and DRY SEAL™ skills further and for those that wish to specialise in historic joinery restoration and conservation. 

Tool Box Talks / Demonstrations

To see the system in action at a venue near you please take a look at our tool box talk dates.

Repair Care SFHA Associate

We are pleased to announce that we are now an associate of the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations.

In addition we have committed  our involvement to exhibiting at the Property Repairs and Asset Management Conference on 7th & 8th October 2015. 

DRY FLEX® 1 2-in-1

DRY FLEX® 1 is now available in a 2-in-1 cartridge 

National Painting & Decorating Show 2016

Following 5 very successful years, Repair Care will again be exhibiting at this year’s National Painting and Decorating Show at The Ricoh Arena, Coventry on 29th – 30th November 2016

REPAIR CARE STANDARD SPECIFICATION AND COST SHEET

Did you know you can download a standard repair specification and costing spreadsheet by following this link?

Any questions? Contact us!

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