DIY, Floor Protection, Products

Floor Protection During Move

15 Oct , 2013  

Plastic Floor Protection vs. Dust Sheets Read Part 1: New Home Part 1 – Redecorating During the redecorating process it has become apparent that plastic floor protection in the form of Protec Proplex, Promesh, Barrier sheeting and Carpetshield are all highly superior to cotton Dust Sheets or bits of old curtain and carpets. In one […]

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DIY, Products

New Home Part 1 – Home Improvement Protection

11 Oct , 2013  

Home Improvement Protection Following on from Matt’s move earlier this month a need arose to protect his new home whilst redecorating works get underway. The works involve wall paper stripping, plastering three rooms, some drilling and ultimately repainting and decorating. Whilst much of the house doesn’t require decorating the work in the rooms that do […]

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ZipWall ZipPole Kit – Tooltalk Review by Award Winning Decorator, Wayne De Wet

25 Sep , 2013  

The Zipwall ZipPole kit has received an excellent review for its dust control system. It has been given great reviews because it does not block out light but is a quick and effective temporary dust barrier protector.    

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Fitting Skirting Boards

17 Apr , 2013  

Fitting Skirting Boards can be Challenging, Check this out to make it easier. Our ZipWall props are the perfect solution for temporary screening applications however the telescopic nature of the props makes them very versatile and great for a range of other applications. One customer who we supply temporary protection material to uses ZipWall for […]

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News, ZipWall

Coventry Toolfair – ZipDoor Success

24 Sep , 2012  

Last week Protec attended the Toolfair exhibition at Coventry Ricoh Arena. We were showing off our new door-way dust seal, ZipDoor. With lots of tradesman varying from builders and electricians to joiners everyone was pleased to see a very quick and cost effective solution to limiting dust travelling around a house when carrying out any messy […]

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Considerate Builders Are Using TrapMats

17 Aug , 2012  

About Protec’s TrapMats. It is often said that “your home is your castle”. Whenever a homeowner decides to carry out any work on their home, whether it is an extension, a new conservatory, or more simple refurbishments like a new fireplace the impact of that work on the home is a big factor, particularly as […]

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Floor Protection, News, Proplex

Proplex is star of Channel 5’s Half Built House

25 Jul , 2012  

Our Proplex surface protection stole the show in Channel 5’s new programme ‘Half Built House’ last night (July 24). While interior designer, property renovator and presenter Sian Astley and the team tried to fix a DIY disaster in Eastbourne, our Proplex surface protection preserved the new wood flooring and tiles throughout the kitchen, dining and […]

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Sports Socks on Door Knobs!

7 Jul , 2012  

Funny ways people protect the home while refurbishing, decorating or doing DIY We have specialised in temporary protection for construction sites for decades now and have also turned a dab hand at protecting the home while building, refurbishment work is ongoing or even just protecting carpets while doing some DIY or decorating. While talking to […]

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Door Protection

Protect Doors & Carpets While Decorating & Painting

28 May , 2012  

1) Protecting Doors While Painting Door Frames. Door frame protectors are essential as they often get discoloured and need re-painting. Protec’s Door Protection Sleeves slide over doors and protect from various damage such as paint but we’ve found it is also great for protecting from scratches when moving furniture through doorways. Buy a pack of 25 Door […]

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Products, Stair Protection

Protect Stairs, Carpets, Floors And Doors

26 Apr , 2012  

Stair Protection. Stair Banister rails. Handrails and balustrades are also some of the most often damaged points of the home when a house move is underway! Carrying furniture downstairs can be very tricky and one slip or drop can mean it will put a huge dent in your handrail or balustrade. Simple foam handrail protection […]

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