DIY Tools and Hardware

Backtracks in Tollcross supply a great selection of useful tools hardware and DIY accessories cheaper and locally in Tollcross.  These bits & pieces are constantly changing from velcro to screwdrivers, measuring tape priced from £1+to that unique special adaptor that you are looking for. Enquire by phone, messenger or call in to shop about anything you need.

Ironmongery and locks:

Since many B&Q, Homebase, McLaren Tools and Poundstretcher shops have closed in Edinburgh. Backtracks have been in greater demand. You may only need an electric cable, screws, screwdriver, nuts, bolts, padlocks, speaker wire and wonder where to find  Ironmongery, 5 lever door locks, bicycle locks, cables, electric fan, smoke alarm, electric fan heater locally in Tollcross all in our Tollcross second hand shop.

Electrical DIY and Equipment.

Backtracks sells useful electrical and DIY Equipment in Tollcross from electrical Plugs, Leads & Accessories, long extension leads with rubber fittings for hedgetrimmers, study lights, battery, 2amp to 13 amp fuses, plugs, sockets, fire alarms, small electrical connections, low cost electric fan heaters from or tools so look in or give us a call on 0131-228-4898 / 07889-3636-86 to enquire.

Power tools

If looking for local DIY supplier in Edinburgh to find a good cheap Electric drill, Black & Decker Sander, Electric Jigsaw for cutting wood, Electric Screwdriver or Craft plunge router check out Backtracks Tollcross. We even have Car jump leads or hand tools  ie Hammer, screwdrivers, hand saw, tool set, socket set, drill, tape measure ruler.


A huge array of Professional vintage carving tools, chisels etc are available but not all kept in Backtracks shop. Used by master woodcarver and always worth asking to see what is available for sale.