Frank Howard Tools & Fixings Ltd Reviews

4.78 Rating 242 Reviews
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About Frank Howard Tools & Fixings Ltd:

Frank Howard Tools & Fixings Ltd established in 1988, celebrating its 30th Year of trading and is proud to be one of the largest independent tool stockists in Essex.

Situated in Braintree & Chelmsford, Essex and Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire, Frank Howard Tools & Fixings Ltd has steadily grown by recommendation and referrals to become a comprehensive supplier of tools and materials to the building trade, local authorities and industrial market; however we always welcome the keen DIY'er.

Our loyal workforce have a wealth of knowledge and experience so are only too pleased to help and advise the best products to meet your needs.

30 years ago Frank set out to supply quality goods offering good value for money, but above all, service and customer experience second to none. These values are still the forefront of our route to market and your experience is our priority.

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We pride ourselves with the extensive range of Power Tools, Hand Tools and Fixings in an ever growing range. Anything and everything from the Powerful Paslode IM350 First Fix Nail Gun to the Bosch GBH 2-26 DRE SDS to the humble Stanley tape measure.

We offer amazing deals on all the top brands like Makita, Bosch, Festool, Paslode, Metabo, Trend, Stanley, Irwin with many others available.
We are also always up for a challenge, if you don't know who makes it or what it is called but can describe what it does or is used for, we will have a go at finding that live saving tool.

Not only do we have the products, but we have the knowledge as well. Frank Howard has built its reputation on providing outstanding customer service. Our highly trained staff are able to answer any questions you might have on any of our products either face to face, by telephone or email. It has been our focus on providing an excellent service that has grown Frank Howard into the company that it is today and we still stand by these values.

We pride ourselves on having developed positive working relationships with all the companies whose products we supply. We’ve also been providing our services to some of the same customers for the last two decades. Situated in Braintree, Bishop’s Stortford and Chelmsford, Frank Howard Tools & Fixings Ltd has grown to become a comprehensive supplier of power tools, fixings and materials to the building trade, local authorities and industrial market.

Have a look through our impressive collection of power tools & hand tools today and remember, we’re always here to help if you have any questions about any of our products. You can get in touch with us either by visiting one of our stores in Essex or Hertfordshire or by giving us a call on 01376 327 454. Alternatively, drop us an email at and one of our team will get back to you in no time.

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Anonymous  // 01/01/2019
Ordered cordless strimmer and battery last week was delivered next day! Very competitive price overall excellent service very impressed, wouldn’t hesitate ordering other gear! Many thanks
Posted 2 weeks ago
Bought a saw from here, fast delivery and was delivered I top condition and on time will definitely be using Frank Howard tools again and recommending them.
Posted 3 weeks ago
First class customer service, after reporting a slight problem with an item I purchased, they speedily sent me replacement the next day with no quibbles, I will certainly recommend you and use you again in future, thankyou!
Posted 4 weeks ago
Excellent services
Posted 2 months ago
As ordered and on time. Thank you
Posted 2 months ago
Great product, fast service. No packaging was unusual but a step forward for environment maybe!
Posted 2 months ago
The best price I could easily find on line for my specific search, together with an amazing , free delivery service, means that I will be a returning customer.
Highly recommend.
Posted 2 months ago
Very good service I talked with a very nice young lady VIA Email she certainly knew what she was talking about. will very likely shop here again.
Posted 4 months ago
Every need was catered for.
Posted 4 months ago
Highly recommend
Posted 4 months ago
Good service and quickly delivered
Posted 4 months ago
Easy to use web products competitive prices.
Posted 4 months ago
The order was dealt with very quickly and efficiently, well packaged and arrived on time.
Posted 4 months ago
Fast delivery and the best price on the Internet.
Posted 4 months ago
excellent prices on power tools and excellent first class service and delivery.
Posted 4 months ago
Recently bought a circular saw. It arrived, minus the black dust extractor. This however, was no problem for this company, who sent the missing part that arrived the following day.
I would certainly recommend this company for future sales.
Posted 5 months ago
Our order was delivered promptly and a few minor problems were dealt with efficiently. We would certainly order from them again.
Posted 6 months ago
The service provided is excellent and of the very highest quality. I have no doubt that I will be using this company in the near future, for more orders.
Posted 6 months ago
Very competitive prices. Tools arrived quickly. Very happy thank you.
Posted 7 months ago
Great service
Posted 7 months ago
Frank Howard Tools & Fixings Ltd is rated 4.78 based on 242 reviews