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Summer Garden Safety

Summer is the time for gardeners to get outdoors and enjoy the fruits of their labours – admiring the colourful flowers that they planted during the drab, grey winter months. But dangers do lurk in the garden. According to the Department of Trade and Industry figures...

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HMS proud to support Festival

The annual Husbands Bosworth Festival will be in full swing again on Saturday 29th June 2019, and HMS Decorative Surfacing is proud to be one of the commercial supporters. Held in the expansive grounds of Bosworth Hall in Leicestershire, Bosworth Festival is a really...

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Father’s Day

Fathers are very different in many ways, however one overwhelming similarity they can almost all relate to is DIY! Whether this is as basic as constructing flat-pack without needing a trip to A&E, an out of bounds shed harbouring all manner of tools, jars of stuff...

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HMS Guide to Resin Driveways

R is for resin and more specifically, high quality UV stable and extra strength resins manufactured and tested to the same standard as market leading-products. The HMS 6.5kg two-pack polyurethane binders offer excellent performance against UV discolouration and...

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Visit HMS Showroom

If you’ve been thinking about having a resin surface installed, but are not sure about all the options available, why not visit the HMS resin showroom in Leicestershire? Based just minutes from junction 20 of the M1, our purpose-built showroom displays our range of...

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UVR Trade Kit

If you have reached our blog page you’re probably well aware of the vast rise in popularity of resin based surfacing systems in recent years, including UVR Trade Kits. Despite a massive increase in product suppliers and installers within the industry, the quality of...

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Competition Terms & Conditions

HMS Decorative Surfacing Garden Voucher Giveaway May 2019: Full Terms & Conditions The Promoter is: HMS Decorative Surfacing Ltd, whose registered office is at Pincet Lane, North Kilworth, Leicestershire LE17 6NE. Who can enter: The competition is open to...

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HMS Wobble Boards

We know that one of the best ways to generate new business is by clearly advertising the quality products and services we offer. Nothing promotes our products more effectively than being able to physically see the finished result, in real time! That’s why during, and...

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Bank Holiday Ideas

At HMS we’re gearing up for the first of the May bank holidays, and with this in mind, we’ve put together a small selection of ideas to improve the appearance of your property that you might want to try over the long weekend… Paint your front door Maybe try a...

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New Facebook shop open

Whether your preference is for online shopping, via social media, or physically heading to the shops, the options available for researching, comparing and purchasing products have never been greater. At HMS we are no different, with a host of options for you to choose...

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Resin Training – Book Today

If you’re thinking about adding decorative resin based surfacing to your business repertoire, we’re happy to help with a HMS training course. Whether you’re a seasoned surfacing contractor, experienced landscaper or budding DIY enthusiast, our Decra®Set resin bound...

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Material Samples

Material Samples are a great way to help you make that final decision.  When you’re looking to make a large or expensive purchase, or something that is going to dramatically change the appearance of your property or project, you naturally want to be a sure as you can...

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Exhibitions & Our Showroom

The specialist surfacing sector, and more widely the construction industry as a whole is big business. As a result of this, millions of pounds are spent each year facilitating exhibitions up and down the country in key locations to target new and existing customers....

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Behind the Scenes

As with many things, prior preparation is the key to a successful result and with that in mind, here is a brief insight into what goes on behind the scenes at HMS, ahead of installation day… National site evaluations: Generally speaking, all sites are thoroughly...

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FAQs about Resin Bound paving

Got a question about Resin Bound paving? Here at hms we answer the most frequently asked questions.  How much does resin bound paving cost? It is difficult to quote a cost per square metre for resin driveways as each project has completely unique considerations and...

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How To Get A Quote…

How will I know the cost of a resin bonded or bound surface? There are several ways for the team at HMS to give you an accurate idea of the overall cost of your project. For small works, especially domestic projects, an initial site visit is not always necessary as we...

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HMS in Numbers

HMS in numbers is our way of introducing you to our great company and what we do. At Number 10… The number of specialist plant vehicles in our fleet. Decorative Surfacing on a smaller scale can certainly be carried out without the need for lots of specialist...

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Common mistakes

At HMS we think its important that we inform our customers of the common mistakes that can be made when installing resin paving.  The popularity of resin bound and resin bonded paving is inarguable on the rise, and with it an influx of new installers, and DIY...

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