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Holding your shower door closed

We receive hundreds of calls annually from people looking for a solution to shower screen door closure issues. To make it as simple for our...

Holding doors and gates open or closed

AMF has several magnetic Latches kits that are suitable for a range of gates and doors and the kits contain all the components required for...

Making a homemade knife block

We are often contacted by customers wanting to create homemade knife blocks. It is difficult for our team to advise each customer due to the...

Magnets for Hanging Art! Magnart

Have you ever needed to hang a picture or some artwork on the wall in your home or at work but you don’t want to...

How to keep aluminium flyscreen doors from opening

Our aluminium flyscreen doors keep flying open. Do you have a very thin magnetic product that I could stick to the door and door frame...

Neodymium magnets for flyscreens

I am making a walk through flyscreen in which I require your neodymium magnets placed on both sides of the seam to bring the join...

What is the most suitable product for installing retrofit double glazing on my windows?

A and B Magnetic Tape System are ideal for attaching two non-magnetic surfaces such as window frames (wooden/aluminium) and acrylic panels to create retrofit double...

What is the best magnet for attaching spice jars to a metal wall or fridge?

As spice jars come in a myriad of different designs and sizes it is difficult for our team to advise customers on the most appropriate...

What is the best product for magnetically attaching a flyscreen to a window frame?

Most window frames are wood or aluminium and as such will require an A and B magnetic system, adding a magnetic tape to each of...

Solution for holding blinds and shutters in place

Magnets are an easy way to prevent window blinds and shutters clattering against window frames in the wind. There are many different options that may...

What is the most suitable magnet for holding my oven door closed?

Neodymium or Rare Earth magnets start losing their magnetism after prolonged exposure to heat above 80 degrees and are therefore not appropriate for ovens. Ferrite...

Can rare earth magnets keep a metallic drawer closed?

How effective would rare earth magnets be to keep a metallic drawer closed? Rare Earth magnets are the strongest commercially available and so they would...

Ferrite magnets to close a Westinghouse oven door

Would magnets work to close a Westinghouse oven door that is not closing at the top and letting out heat? Rare earth magnets start losing...

Fridge Magnets

Q: Which magnets can be used as fridge magnets? The term Fridge Magnet can be applied to any magnet that can attach to a refrigerator...

Can you use magnets on a stainless steel fridge?

Q: Can you use magnets on a stainless steel fridge? Yes. In most cases, the stainless steel found in domestic and household white goods is...