Wessex Fixings Blog

Expanding Foam... Fire Rated or Not? - 08/09/2017

What is B2 Fire Rating?

Frankly, it’s not worth much. B2 Fire Rated foam does not mean that it can be used for fire-stopping or fire-proofing. B2 rating is not acceptable as a fire stopping material; B1 grade is needed.

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Installing Metal Stud - 06/06/2017

Metal studs come in similar dimensions to timber. The system consists of two main components: the track and the stud.  The studs come as C-Stud and I-Stud, from 50-146mm with standard track and deep track to suit.  Stud lengths start at 2,400mm and go up to 8,000mm.

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Crossrail Construction - Road Safety with Wessex - 05/04/2017

 

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#wfdodge tour... Wessex in London! - 03/03/2017

Coming to a site near you! #wfdodge tour round London…

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Heras Panels Back in Stock! - 24/02/2017


Our new product line of Heras panels that we were being asked for went better than expected in its first month, with over 800 panels sold month to date! Sorry for the inconvenience of running out, but... they're now back in stock!

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 Watch our Heras Panel video here...

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Fire Extinguishers: When to Use Water, CO2 and Powder - 22/02/2017

Here at Wessex Fixings, we have a huge variety of products in stock that are needed within the workplace – and some of the items that we stock are fire extinguishers. These Health and Safety must-haves are not only important, but if and when the time comes to use them, they can even be responsible for saving lives.

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It's Valentine's Day... - 14/02/2017


It's Valentine's Day...!

And you know what that means; a romantic dinner for two, candles... and don't forget the wine!

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Wood or Metal? Stud Walling with Metal stud & Track - 27/01/2017

When it comes to stud material for building interior walls, there are two distinct options available in the industry: wood or metal. Both materials have their advantages and disadvantages. This page offers an analysis of the pros and cons of each material; it refers to the light gauge metal framing that is widely available, designed specifically for partition walls. It has no structural strength and cannot be used for supporting walls.

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