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Vitaseal Expanding Tape

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EPDM Membrane

EPDM Membrane is a type of synthetic rubber which unlike most bituminous materials does not become brittle with age. Once installed it will require little or no maintenance and not a single drop of water will pass through the membrane.

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EPDM Adhesive Paste

EPDM rubber is used for windows installations, rubber roofing and building outdoor water features.  A key part of installing EPDM is gluing seams. You cannot use any adhesive when gluing EPDM rubber; you must select glue that binds the rubber

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Top 5 Hand Held Glass Lifters

    Glass lifters are an essential tool when handling glass. We supply various different glass suckers, from hand pumped glass lifters to lever-activated suction glass lifters, enabling professional glaziers to lift and transport glass much easier and safer. Below

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What Are Window Fixing Straps?

    Window fixing straps are used when an indirect fixing is required. Usually steel to ensure a secure fixing directly to the main structure, galvanized to prevent rusting. Its recommended that they are at least 2mm thick (14 SWG)

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Skytec Argon Gloves

At we stock a whole host of cost effective tools and equipment for glass and glazing professionals. We recently added Skytec Argon Thermal gloves to our product portfolio which are great gloves, particularly considering site work over the coming

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Introducing DortechDirect

Hello and welcome to DortechDirect’s product blog and FAQ’s. From a background of over 19 years in the commercial glazing trade, Dortech has attained a wealth of knowledge of products and processes which we would like to share and hopefully help people avoid

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