Blog - Renco Nets Ltd

Blog

White Net

5 Reasons to Buy your Netting Supplies from Renco Nets

Based in Immingham, we’re a versatile UK manufacturer of netting solutions and bespoke tailor-made nets. Used in wide-ranging applications such as sports, children’s play areas, and agriculture, we thought it was time to blow our own metaphorical trumpet. That’s why this blog will highlight 5 reasons why we believe you should trust us when buying your netting supplies. Reputation matters Not only are we the largest UK company to manufacture flame-retardant netting, but we were the first to do so within...
Square Knot

6 Types of Knots That You Should Know

From the application of first aid to the grounding of tents, knots can come in handy in various circumstances. While some of these knots are taught at school and youth groups, others are little-known. Keep on reading as we highlight 6 basic knots that you’ll be glad to have up your sleeve. Square Knot It makes good sense to begin by learning how to tie the square knot (otherwise known as the reef knot). Indeed, it is this end knot that...
Safety Net

Why You Should Buy Your Netting Supplies in Bulk

So, you have a continuous need for netting supplies, but are keen to limit your business expenses. You also want to ensure that you have the right types of netting supplies on hand as and when required. The availability of such supplies may even make the difference to the satisfaction of your customers. It makes sense then to buy in bulk and realise the kinds of benefits covered in this blog. Financial Savings A surprising amount of money can be saved...
Soft Play Netting

The Heavy-duty Uses of Netting & Twine

Whether you have a need for the covering of landfill waste or warehouse stock, our netting supplies are highly recommended. However, you may be unsure of the appropriate choice, given the range of materials available. There’s no need to worry as we detail the most common heavy duty uses in this blog. Play area safety Our flame-retardant braided polyethylene netting is perfectly suited to the construction of safe outdoor play areas. Available in a choice of blue or green, this cost-effective...
rope

Your Handy Guide To Roping Materials

There are such a wide variety of roping materials that you may struggle when it comes to selecting the ideal type for your purposes. Apart from the cost, you should consider factors such as the material strength, grip, and feel. The wrong choice could put you and your prized possessions at direct risk. However, you’ll be able to take confidence in your roping selection after reading this helpful guide. Polypropelene Lightweight and durable; polypropylene roping is commonly preferred for marine applications....
Tennis net

Top Tips for the Maintenance of Sports Netting

So, you realise the need for high quality sports netting, but are concerned about the damage that may be caused as a result of exposure to inclement weather and high-impact activities. Such damage will inevitably result in your having to pay out for repair and replacement. However, you can increase the durability of your sports netting by following the maintenance recommendations in this blog. Routine Netting Inspections Sports netting may degrade as a result of everyday stretching, contact abrasion, or exposure...
twine in various colours

The Top 5 Uses of Twine

Wikipedia defines twine (otherwise known as baler twine) as a type of light string or strong thread which is made from “two or more smaller strands or yarns twisted together”. The use of twine has been traced back to the stone age; with clothing and baskets being made by the hunter-gatherers. While twine has traditionally been made from natural fibres, such as cotton, jute; Renco Nets offer nylon and polyethylene varieties. Keep on reading as we share the various...
Frayed rope

How to Stop Rope from Fraying

Whether you are cutting rope for the creation of boating deck lines or the hanging of tools, you can expect rapid fraying. This happens when the end of the rope breaks off into loose strands. It will continue and cause the rope to become unusable unless you take preventative measures. The appropriate choice of such measures will depend largely on whether you are using natural or synthetic rope. Read on to discover the method that suits you best. Applying Heat Heat...
strawberry protected with netting

How To Protect Your Plants & Vegetables With Garden Netting

So spring is finally here and you’ll undoubtedly be looking forward to seeing the plants and vegetables that flourish at this wonderful time of year. However, you’re also sure to be aware of the birds, vermin, and pests that would love nothing more than to gobble and lay waste to your spring-time produce. Thankfully you can keep your plants and vegetables well-protected with high-quality agricultural netting. Keep on reading to find out how best to use our protective garden...
Tennis net

Why Polyethylene is the Material of Choice for Sports Netting

With spring having sprung and the social distancing measures being relaxed our thoughts are turning to outdoor sports. Children and adults are looking forward to showcasing their skills in sports such as football, cricket, and tennis. Now is the ideal time to prepare your outdoor facilities, ensuring that you have safe and durable netting in place. Polyethylene (otherwise known as polyethylene or PE) is our recommended material for indoor and outdoor netting. Produced in great quantities throughout the world and...