Rodo is the most widely distributed trade accessory company in the UK. Founded in 1926, they are a family-owned business with four generations of history, and they provide the best in technology and product development for the decorating trade.
Rodo has come a long way from its roots. From just three employees and one location in 1926, they now operate a headquarters and warehouse in Droylsden along with a second location in Ashton under Lyne. They employ over 100 people and have broadened their horizons from just textile trade brushes to industrial clothing, dust sheets, tapes, abrasives, and more.
Today, Rodo owns the most widely distributed brand of trade decorating accessories, ProDec and ProDec Advance. They are also the proud owners of the brands Fit For The Job and Blackrock.
Rodo’s three brands of products include:
ProDec: Rodo’s most extensive line, ProDec, covers the broadest range of tools for decorators. Their products include various brushes and brush sets, decorating kits, masking tape, paint kettles, plastic liners, caulking guns, steel wool, dust sheets, extension poles, roller sleeves, trousers, filling knives, and scrapers.
Products exclusive to this line are step-ups and ladders, aluminium work stands, rubble and refuse sacks, decorating sponges, shave hooks, tarpaulins, wipe-mats, decorator’s bibs, Titan HD duct tape, the pouch-mate, and scuttle kits.
Fit For The Job: True to its name, Fit For The Job has what decorators need to get the job done. Some of these products include gloves, brush sets, paint stirrers, rollers, sandpaper, sandpaper blocks, filling knives, paint shields, tape measures, wire brushes, caulk toolkits, wallpaper hanging sets, masonry roller sets, and their Store & Go system.
Blackrock: Blackrock is Rodo’s workwear line. This brand includes various styles of jackets and trousers, inner and outer hi-visibility jackets, belts, and socks. They also carry thermal wear like thermal socks, vests, leggings, gloves, hats, insoles, and neckwarmers.
Rodo keeps innovation and product development at the heart of all they do, and they dedicate themselves to providing the best tools to make decorating faster and easier than ever. Rodo’s entrepreneurial spirit keeps them striving to always offer the newest and best products through their research and technology.
Here at Buildworld, we’re passionate about quality and affordability. We carry products from all three of Rodo’s brand names to provide you with the right accessories for your decorating needs. We’re confident you’ll find what you need so you can get started with your decorating.