The Big Wipes team runs like the wolf

  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. Running in a pack, the Big Wipes… Read more »

World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD)

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 »

Maidenhead Lions Club Swimarathon

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 »

Batimat 2017

Batimat is the multi-specialist and international exhibition focusing on the building and architecture industry and professions. All the decision-makers and construction professionals come together to choose and select innovative solutions and products that will help them build today’s and tomorrow’s buildings. Batimat, Interclima+Elec and Ideobain take place under one roof: it represents a unique opportunity… Read more »

Dunlop Multi-Skill Champion Competition

Talented construction students went head to head in an annual multi-skill competition staged by tile and decorating products manufacturer Dunlop. The Dunlop Multi-Skill Champion Competition saw 18 college students from across the country compete in a series of tiling, decorating and joinery skills for a chance to win a selection of tools and products to… Read more »

Plumber Of The Year 2017

This year’s UK Plumber of the Year (POTY) competition has begun its search to find the nation’s best plumber. Launched by JT in partnership with Bristan and Plumb Center, the industry competition aims to find the finest plumber of 2017 and recognise the remarkable level of talent from plumbers across the UK, with another huge… Read more »

HPM Best Products of 2016

We are delighted that not only one, but two of our Big Wipes products have been selected as Best Products of 2016 by Heating and Plumbing Monthly. The first is our Big Wipes Handcream, which is a high performance treatment cream that rapidly relieves dry and rough skin, leaving the skin soft, smooth and more youthful… Read more »

Big Wipes at Toolfair/Elex Show 2016

The Big Wipes team was fortunate enough to attend 5 Toolfairs/Elex Shows this year, enabling us to meet our end users face-to-face and to receive incredibly valuable feedback – especially as it was 99.9% positive!  Thank you to everyone who made the effort to come and see us, we truly appreciate it.  For those of… Read more »

Big Wipes Power Spray Review by Sean Wilkinson

Introduction As you should be able to see from the pictures, here I was in a customer’s house, the plasterer had taped to door to prevent dust contaminating through it. By the time I got there all I had was a bare room and residue left on the door from the duct tape the plasterer… Read more »

Exhibition with the great Danes

The most popular trade event in Denmark, Carl Ras Haendvaerkermessen, returned in September 2016 and Big Wipes linked up with our Danish distributor, Scanlico, for the 4th time. More than 70 building industry suppliers exhibited at this show, which has evolved to be about so much more than well priced tools.  Visitors come especially to get… Read more »