noVANber petition: Tackling van and tool theft

noVANber petition: Investigate what more can be done to tackle van theft and van tool theft  The loss of a van and/or tools can severely impact on a tradesperson. Even if they are insured, sourcing replacements, organising van repairs and rebooking appointments means significant time out of work. For those who cannot find affordable insurance,… Read more »

Antibacterial wipes: Damage control with Big Wipes

Big Wipes industrial antibacterial wipes can be a part of your health and safety strategy. According to the latest Health and Safety Executive (HSE) figures (2016) available, there are over 20,000 people suffering from work-related skin diseases with around 7,000 new cases diagnosed every year.  For many tradespeople, therefore, cleaning hands effectively while still being… Read more »

Zero Cost Option – Big Wipes save you more than they cost

We have calculated that when you take into account the potential cost of damage caused by spillages and leaks of building & construction materials, using Big Wipes cleaning wipes actually saves a company more than they cost.  This is why we call Big Wipes the Zero Cost Option. Tradespeople have to deal with grease and… Read more »

Boiler Guide Product of the Month! Big Wipes are Top Choice

We’re absolutely delighted to announce that the Big Wipes range has been selected as the latest Boiler Guide Product of the Month by the UK’s leading independent boiler website, Boiler Guide. The website enables homeowners to find trusted and reputable boiler installers in their area and compare installation quotes and boiler models. Heating engineers and… Read more »

Cleaning wipes for Heating Installers and Plumbers

For heating installers and plumbers, good hygiene on site is crucial to look after themselves and their most important tools – their hands.  Big Wipes cleaning wipes are their solution. Skin Condition According to the latest Health and Safety Executive (HSE) figures (2016), there are over 7,000 cases of new work-related skin diseases reported every… Read more »

Domotec: Big Wipes rid Greece of grease at Athens Exhibition

Big Wipes attended Domotec, the top exhibition on renovation, construction and energy-saving was organised successfully from 26-29 April 2018 at the Metropolitan Expo exhibition centre, next to Eleftherios Venizelos airport in Athens.  This event showcases products like building materials and processing machinery, insulating materials, external heat insulation systems, prefabricated houses, automation and much more in… Read more »

Big Wipes team runs like the wolf – Wolf Run 2018

The Wolf Run is Wild Running – a unique combination of three kinds of off-road running: mud runs, trail runs and obstacle runs. Voted the best OCR in the UK, it’s a hardcore 10k run across raw natural terrain, including open ground, woodland, lakes & thick mud.  Naturally, the Big Wipes team was up for… Read more »

World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) in the Big Wipes office

World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), 21 March, is a global awareness day which has been officially observed by the United Nations since 2012. Down Syndrome International (DSi) encourages their friends all over the world to choose their own activities and events on WDSD to help raise awareness of what Down syndrome is, what it means… Read more »

Painters and Decorators – Cleaning your most valuable tools

Painting and decorating can be a messy business. We explain why being tough on filth and grime while still being able to look after your hands is vital for  professional Painters and Decorators. Skin Disease According to the latest HSE figures there are over 35,000 cases of work-related skin diseases diagnosed by GPs every year… Read more »

Swimarathon, Maidenhead Lions Club, Big Wipes team do swimmingly

The Maidenhead-based Big Wipes team took part in the Lions Club Swimarathon for the 3rd consecutive year – and it was the most successful year yet – a record £36,000 was raised by all the teams. The Maidenhead Advertiser reported as follows: “The Swimarathon, held at the Magnet Leisure Centre just after Christmas, is an… Read more »