At Charles Watson, we pride ourselves on being friendly and reliable, supplying the trade and DIY for over 100 years with architectural hardware and tools. We are available online or have branches in Halifax and Leeds, Yorkshire, England. Read about the history of Charles Watson and how we became your local online ironmonger here.
Charles Watson Ironmongers announces that its Halifax and Leeds branches will suspend trading until further notice, in an attempt to help control the spread of Covid-19.Andrew Smith, Managing Director, Charles Watson Ironmongers, says: “We believe suspending trading is the responsible approach to safeguarding the health and wellbeing of all our col..
Hat & coat hooks have many applications around the house, office, school or commercial building. They’re only small, but they serve many purposes that make them a worth investment in any environment.Versatility and convenienceHat & coat hooks are incredibly versatile and that’s just based on the fact they can be installed anywhere around the home, ..
What are Tarpaulins Tarpaulins are a thin waterproof sheet of woven plastic that is laminated, mainly used for covering up vehicles and cargo to protect them from the weather and the sun. There is a smaller selection of common general uses of a tarpaulin that are usually mentioned by the manufactures however I would like to also highlight that the ..
As an ironmonger that sells various door security systems, we thought it would be a good idea to write a list of tips on how to improve the overall security of your home, including procedures to take to make your home less of a target.Invest in high security locksYou’d be surprised at how many homes in the UK are fitted with locks that aren’t up to..
When working with power tools on a daily basis, you'll often find that accessories such as blade are susceptible to bending. When this happens, there's no need to worry as your blade can still be fixed quickly and easily. In fact, the only thing you need to repair a bent reciprocating saw blade is a hammer, the blade and a workbench or block of woo..
This guide will show you how to install your brackets and uprights for your new Twin Slot Shelving system ready for a shelf to be added. We will also show you how to install a wooden shelf. Before proceeding to read this guide, we advise that you view our technical guide for accurate measurements for your shelving.What you will need• Spirit level• ..
What is it?The clue is in the name, it’s wool made out of steel wire. It’s really thin steel wires bundles together and it’s used for polishing and cleaning purposes. It’s ideally used with other metals for stripping, removing rust and general cleaning. There are different grades of steel wool and each serves a different purpose. We stock grade 000..
Tool theft is at an all-time high in the UK, and approximately 98% of tradespeople are worried that their tools may be stolen from their van. According to the West Midlands Police, a van is broken into approximately once every 23 minutes – that’s approximately 62 thefts a day, or 22630 a year.For independent tradespeople, their tools are their life..
When it comes to jigsaw blades, there is a huge variety for you to choose from and each have different features that will effect the type of cut, speed of cut and a different fitting type. It’s important to choose the right blade for the saw that you have and for the material you are cutting.The ShankPossibly the most important feature of a blade i..
The 'I'll finish it tomorrow' excuseWhen we have a project to complete, we all wake up with the aim to complete it by the end of the day, but when the end of the day arrives, we tell ourselves that we’ll ‘finish it tomorrow’. This is a common occurrence over winter, especially if the project is an exterior one. It’s cold in the winter, which is why..
Helpful advice on the phone. Items just as described on website. Super fast delivery and very good packaging.
Quick delivery, great communication, highly recommended will use them again. Give them a go you wont be disappointed :-)
Good prices, prompt delivery, professional service all round. Can definitely recommend this company that has a very interesting long family history.
Good price, prompt delivery and items as described. Would most definitely use again.
top class service
Mrs gillian titcomb
Fast and efficient
Mr Paolo Cava
Excellent product from a very reliable, efficient supplier. Great communications throughout the whole transaction. Will definitely be buying from Charles Watson again.
Correct item, delivered promptly.
Good communication. Competitive prices. Quick delivery.
Neeeded some help finding a product, online chat worked very well, ordered within minutes. Thank you
James P Byrne
Exactly what I wanted, cheaper than Amazon, and delivered in two days for free
Fantastic reliable service
As ever, prompt acknowledgement and delivery.
Very good products at an excellent price. Well packaged and as expected. This was the first time I used them and will always check them first for this kind of product.
I bought a few products including clothes pole set with rope and a multi-tool.
I would definitely recommend Charles Watson.
Contacted them with query. Very speedy and helpful reply. Placed order and items quickly arrived. Excellent throughout.