ADA Knowledge Centre

Knowledge Centre

Here at ADA Fastfix, our mission is to always put people at the forefront of our business. That's why we've created this knowledge centre; to provide expert advice at the click of a button. We'll be regularly updating this space with new content, so make sure you pop back to see how else ADA Fastfix can help you.


Tool Maintenance 101: Caring for Your Equipment

In this guide, we'll explore the fundamentals of tool maintenance and offer practical tips to help you keep your equipment in top condition.

Top 10 Power Tools

Top 10 Power Tools Every Tradesmen Should Own

Join us as we delve into the top 10 power tools every tradesman should have in their arsenal.


Drylining Tips & Tricks

In this guide, we'll delve into valuable tips and tricks, drawing on our extensive experience to empower you in mastering the art of drylining. Read our Guide to Dry Lining for additional information.


A Quick Guide to Fixings & Fastenings in Construction

In the construction game, fixings and fastenings aren't just the unsung heroes; they're the workhorses holding everything together. They're the nuts and bolts that mean the difference between a solid structure and a shaky one.


12 Ways to Keep Contractors Happy On Site

In the fast-paced world of construction, contractors are the backbone of any project. These skilled individuals bring plans to life, taking charge from the foundation to the final nail. However, amidst this hustle and bustle, one crucial factor often gets overlooked – the happiness and job satisfaction of contractors on-site.


Can Electric Drills Be Used As Screwdrivers?

For DIY aficionados, professional contractors, and homeowners alike, the prospect of using a single tool for varied applications is not just convenient but economically efficient as well.  


7 Ways to Prevent Pipes From Freezing in Cold Weather

As winter arrives in full force, homeowners across the UK must prepare for plummeting temperatures and frosty conditions. Among the many concerns of maintaining a cosy and safe home in winter, one that often goes overlooked is the protection of our water pipes. As the mercury drops, pipes can freeze, leading to inconvenient and potentially costly consequences. This article will delve into the science of pipe freezing, and explore seven methods to protect your pipes from the clutches of winter.

Site Security

6 Ways To Keep An Empty Construction Site Secure

Construction sites, bustling with activity during the day, often lie vacant at night or during off-work periods, making them tempting targets for vandals, thieves, or other security threats.

Construction Blog

Construction Recruitment: How To Recruit Construction Works

This blog post will explore the multifaceted process of construction recruitment, including understanding the industry landscape, recognising recruitment needs, locating and selecting potential candidates, as well as strategies for hiring, onboarding, and retention.