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19 Aug Frank Key Shoots for Success with Arnold Town Football Club
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Building supplies company Frank Key is once again providing vital support to the local football team Arnold Town FC to ensure they are ready to run out for the new season.Arnold Town Football Club team photo.A long-standing relationship between the football club and the Daybrook branch of Frank Key stretches back a decade. For the last five years F..
23 Jul How to plan for your decking
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Decking can be a wonderful addition to your home. It gives you a versatile surface on which to place furniture, barbecues and other garden adornments in order to create a separate area of your garden to be used for relaxing and entertaining, perfect for the Summer months. It can also be fairly simple to install yourself, providing you have the righ..
23 Jul How to look after your garden while on holiday
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A beautiful, well-tended garden is a labour of love, one which, although time-consuming, is incredibly rewarding. So it can be frustrating after spending all that time tending to your garden, trimming the verges and watering the flowers, only to come home from holiday to find your lawn has dried out and the weeds have taken over the flower bed. Luc..
17 Jul Nottingham based Building Suppliers Frank Key Backs Campaign to Tackle Knife Crime in the City
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A campaign to tackle the growing problem of knife crime in Nottingham is being supported by the building supplies company Frank Key for the sixth year.The ‘Taken Too Soon’ campaign works with local communities to help disadvantaged young people with the aim to tackle the increasing number of knife crime incidents in and around Nottingham.According ..
02 Jul Frank Key Has An Eye on Future Expansion with Launch of ‘Key Essentials’
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Frank Key, the leading independent building supplies family business operating for more than 100 years across the Midlands, has launched a new Key Essentials offer.For the first time, every single Frank Key branch will stock core products at a genuine trade net price to enable customers to buy with confidence without the need to spend valuable time..
27 Jun Ways to save water in your garden
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During the hot Summer months, it takes a lot of care and attention to keep our gardens looking bright and healthy, especially when the weather is particularly dry. However, constantly watering our plants and lawn can lead to 70% of our water supply being used in the garden. With many UK households now on a water meter, this can lead to higher costs..
03 Jun Get Your Garden Ready for Summer Fun
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While the weather may seem to think otherwise, Summer is well underway, and we’re sure the good weather is just around the corner. So now is the time to start thinking about getting your garden ready for those long, balmy summer evenings. Here at Frank Key, we’ve put together some tips for turning your garden into an outdoor social space for entert..
13 May Can You Dispose of Garden Waste in a Skip?
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You don’t want to embark on any large-scale project without hiring a skip. However, as convenient as it is to have a skip in which to dispose of the waste from your project, you also need to consider what can and can’t be thrown in. Waste collected in a skip is disposed of differently, depending on the type of material, so just like your household ..
08 May Guide To Lawn Fertilisation
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Following on from our previous blog post about proper Lawn Care, this article will provide greater detail on best practises for lawn fertilisation. Including the what, when and how to achieve great results.So when should I fertilise my garden?The best time to begin lawn fertilisation is in the spring. This is when the temperature begins to rise to ..
06 May Big Ideas for a Small Garden
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As the warmer weather creeps in and the nights creep out, we want to start spending some time out in the garden. The garden is a great place to relax and unwind as well as socialise and entertain. But more and more, gardens, it seems, are shrinking and not everybody, particularly not those of us living in urban areas, have the luxury of a sprawling..
03 May Win £500 Towards a Garden Makeover at Patioworld by Frank Key
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Inspiration and expert advice to transform a tired garden into a stunning outdoor space to enjoy this summer is on offer at Patioworld, the dedicated landscaping centre by Frank Key.With 37 percent of British people choosing to spend more time outside compared to five years ago, improving the outdoor space is also a surefire way to increase the val..
15 Apr How to set up your home office
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It is becoming more and more popular for individuals to work from home as it can offer many advantages. From setting up your own schedules to saving time by avoiding your daily commutes, having a home office can be a very successful way to improve productivity.  Now, in order to gain this success, you will need to create a work area that is efficie..
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