Top ten benefits of advertising your business in Durbans house & home improvement magazine.

  1. The Grapevine is a specialist product - the first publication people pickup when they are looking to improve their homes, holiday homes and business premises.
  2. A household name and in business for 25 years, the Grapevine is the most comprehensive free publication in Durban.
  3. Our long shelf life and convenient A5 (handbag-size, the smallest magazine is always on top of the pile) have proved to be a winning formula.
  4. A proven, monitored, FREE distribution of 130 000 copies per month.
  5. Distribution is staggered, giving our clients a steady source of leads throughout the month.
  6. Free design of full-colour adverts and no charges for changes.
  7. Informative and relative editorial content makes us unique.
  8. The printed magazine is replicated online, is our user-friendly website for greater exposure.
  9. Regular, long-term advertisers (some since inception) are proof that advertising in The Grapevine works - and their testimonials back that claim.
  10. The Grapevine is committed to service excellence in all departments from the quality of the adverts, printing and distribution, to the relations we build with each advertiser.

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The place to ADVERTISE your home improvement business to get the BEST results in Durban!

"The Grapevine has been a very effective marketing tool - we recommend it to any business looking for new clients."
Justin Mc Garry, Alliance Security - 0312058690
"Established advertising business, compact advertising booklet and fixed drop off time schedule. Being able to deal with responsible people."
Robbie Moore, Mend-A-Bath International (Natal) - 0312626143 / 0828825826
"Handy size book, good response, well-known and reliable."
Roan Campbell, Wonder Bars - 0317660027 / 0823743774
"Good response from nicely presented adverts. Distribution is good."
Maureen, Gutterwise - 0844544083
"Good content, good response - it’s a popular publication."
Jan Van Der Merwe, Design-A-Deck - 0837763130
"Reliable professional coverage. Response from customers."
Gordon Scott, Pave Seal - 0319164205 / 0836551730
"Great service, advertising works and co-operative staff. Advertising works."
S.U Hoosen, Silver Lining. - 0312072410 / 0839268386
"Good exposure, handy magazine size, reputation for having a variety of home products. The magazine is well known and distributed to people's homes on a regular basis."
Karen Maiden, Ecology Plastics - 0315694305 / 0823211032
"Our advertising in this mag is effective – bottom line. Advert "life" is longer than other similar mediums. Our advert reaches our specific target market via this medium and is effective in generating enquiries.
Glenn Jones, Built in Concepts - 0315791725 / 0824666503
"The Grapevine is a well established medium when it comes to marketing our product/service. This magazine is widely distributed and user-friendly. The wide exposure this magazine warrants."
Manoj Manilal, Precast & Razor Wire Specialist - 0314015888 / 0832747083
"Popularity of Magazine, good service and comprehensive guide for home reconstruction. Prompt service"
Dinisha, All Steel Fencing - 0861777576 / 0798816927
"Assured distribution - The Grapevine gives me consistent leads."
Peter Bresler, Magnador - 0219310150 / 0827776019
"Professional service and excellent quality. Excellent feedback from advert."
Leon Mandhiri, Magnum - 0314014533 / 0837782408
"It works, it works, it works!"
Pepe, Windbuster - 0829207090
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