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Covid-19 (Coronavirus) update:  All B&Q stores in the UK are now open with the exception of stores on Guernsey.  All stores are following strict social distancing guidelines.  The B&Q website is currently very busy and has implemented a queuing system.  Click here to open the B&Q website in a new window (NB there may be a wait).

Click and Collect orders are available for collection from all B&Q stores, however please be aware that .  These are chosen and paid for online, then you will receive a notification that your goods are ready to receive from the store.  Only then, travel to the store and the goods will be brought out and left by your car.  In this way, you are able to collect your goods without coming into contact with staff for the safety of the B&Q staff and customers.

Which stores are open? * At 10th May 2020, all UK stores with the exception of those on Guernsey are open.  Please be aware that opening times, especially on Sundays, may have changed.  You are best advised to use the store finder to check the opening times of your store.  Please be aware that stores in ROI are currently still closed.

To check a balance on a B&Q gift card, click here – but be aware that due to the ongoing situation you may have to queue on the website to get this information.

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Where can I check my B&Q gift card balance online?

Here: You can check your B&Q gift card balance immediately online on this page of the B&Q website.

About B&Q

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B&Q gift card

B&Q trivia – B&Q stands for Block and Quayle – the names of the original founders Richard Block and David Quale.  Nowadays, B&Q is a multi-national DIY retailer with stores across the World including Ireland, and Taiwan. It is the largest DIY retailer in China, as well as holding the number one spot here in the United Kingdom.  B&Q has 359 stores in the UK, so there’s probably one near you – you can check by using their store finder.

Where can I spend my B&Q gift card?

You can spend your gift card at any B&Q store in the UK, including stores in Northern Ireland.  You can also spend B&Q gift cards (plastic cards AND e-gift cards) on their website at www.diy.com

Where can I buy B&Q gift cards?

  • You can pick up B&Q gift cards at any B&Q store in the UK.
  • You can find B&Q gift cards at some supermarkets, including Morrisons.
  • You can purchase B&Q gift cards at the B&Q gift card website. These are sent by post in 2 days.  Postage is £2.
  • You can get “electronic” vouchers by email from the B&Q e-gift card website.  These are sent by email for you to print and take to the store.  These can be sent immediately or you can have them sent at a date in the future.  You can also email them directly to someone else to give as a gift, very nifty.

What else do I need to know about B&Q gift cards?

The card is valid for 5 years after which time you will lose your balance.  However the terms state you can restart the clock on this by doing a balance check, so if you are unsure you should go to the B&Q website to check your balance – this way you’ll know the card is valid for 5 years again!

What about B&Q decorating cards?

If you want to check the balance of a B&Q Decorating card you can use the same balance checker above.  Please note that B&Q Decorating Cards generally have shorter validity periods, and may expire 12 months after issue – so check the terms and conditions which are printed on the back of the B&Q decorating card you have received.

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About Wickes

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Wickes Gift Card

Wickes is a chain of over 200 DIY and trade stores operating solely in the United Kingdom, now owned by Travis Perkins.  The store group has grown rapidly in recent years, having taken over selected sites previously operated by the defunct Focus Do-It-All.  Although Wickes sells a number of very well known brands including Dulux paints, Karcher washers and Makita power-tools, it is perhaps best known for it’s own brand products which are favoured by trade customers and sold under the tag-line ‘Wickes:  It’s got our name on it’.

Where can I check my Wickes Giftcard Balance online?

You can check the balance of your Wickes Giftcard balance by visiting any of their stores.  Click here to find your nearest Wickes store.

You can check the balance of your Wickes Giftcard immediately online by clicking here and entering the details.

Where can I buy a Wickes gift card?

You can buy a Wickes gift card from any of their stores.  Click here to find your nearest Wickes store.

As the moment, it’s not possible to buy a Wickes giftcard online, however they have announced on their website that this function is ‘coming soon’ so we will of course update this page when this happens.

Where can I spend my Wickes gift card?

You can spend a Wickes gift card at any of their stores.

Currently, it is not possible to use their giftcards to make purchases on the wickes.co.uk website, nor is it possible to use them to pay for goods you order over the telephone.

Anything else I need to know about Wickes gift cards?

The Wickes gift card will expire and any balance carried on the card will be lost if it is not used for a period of 24 months.  “Use” includes making a purchase, topping up the card in-store or having a refund processed onto the card.  It does not include making a balance enquiry.  Be sure to use your Wickes gift card within the 24 month period otherwise you will lose your credit.

You cannot spend the card on the wickes.co.uk website, it is only accepted in stores.

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About IKEA

IKEA gift card

IKEA gift card

Sweden’s most famous export (after The Bridge, Volvos and the Chef from the Muppets), Ikea was founded in 1943 as a mail order business, opening its first store in Älmhult, Småland in 1958.

It’s now the world’s largest furniture retailer with 384 stores in 48 countries.

Where can I check my IKEA gift card balance?

IKEA don’t offer an online facility for checking the balance on their gift cards – if this changes we will of course update this page!

You can check the balance on your Ikea gift card at any Ikea store.  Check here to find your nearest IKEA store.

IKEA say that your local store will check your gift card for you over the phone.  So click here to find your nearest IKEA store’s telephone number and give them a call.

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