If you’ve been wondering why your favourite solvent cleaner has been hard to get hold of over the last year or why you can’t take for granted anymore that toolbox staples like chisel knives and PVC saws will always be in stock, you should check out the Xpert Advice column in the September / October issue of Total Installer.

Karl Williamson – Xpert’s co-founder and Business Development Manager for Window Ware – explains how ongoing material shortages and price hikes are impacting everyday build essentials like sealants, adhesives, and hand tools.

Have no fear though, as Window Ware and leading brands like Xpert Tools have been working harder than ever to iron out patchy supply, meet increased demand and ensure there’s enough stock to go round.

Read the full article here and find out what trade customers can do to help ease the pressure on strained supply chains.