B&Q Propagator Recall

B&Q has identified a serious safety issue with their Verve 42cm and the Verve 52cm heated propagators. B&Q state that despite rigorous quality control procedures it has been brought to their attention that, in a small number of instances, these propagators may overheat when in use; which is a potential fire risk. They say that if you have purchased one of these propagators since December 2011; you should stop using it immediately and return the product to your local B&Q store where a full refund of the purchase price will be given. Further information is available from B&Q’s Customer Services helpline on (UK) 0800 3890419 (Monday to Friday 8.30am to 8.00pm, Saturday 9.00am to 5.00pm) or from the full product recall notices for the Verve 42cm and the Verve 52cm. Only the two propagators mentioned above are at risk. All other B&Q propagation equipment is unaffected by this recall, … [Read more...]