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Where is the cheapest place to bulk buy loo roll, shampoo, toothpaste, bin liners?

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mulranno Sat 29-Sep-12 12:22:12

...want to buy 6 months of this sort of stuff if I can get it cheap enough...where should I go?

mulranno Sat 29-Sep-12 12:28:07

http://www.aldi.co.uk/uk/html/product_range/product_range_17378.htm

I cant believe that you can get 12 rolls of toilet roll for £1.89!! - I must have been living on another planet

Whitecherry Sat 29-Sep-12 14:52:13

Iceland!

£2 for 12 loo rolls

£1 for 2 pack bleach

£1 binliners

Poundland for branded toothpaste, shampoo etc.

Caerlaverock Sat 29-Sep-12 14:55:07

Lidl for loo roll, bin liners. Costco for toothpaste and other stuff

Meglet Sat 29-Sep-12 15:01:42

It all depends on how many sheets are in the loo roll though doesn't it.

Some of the cheap rolls are quite small.

<<waits for someone to carry out a 'cost by sheet' analysis of every brand in every shop>>.

shrimponastick Sat 29-Sep-12 15:05:14

toothpaste I always stock up in Costco. I forget the pack size and price right now, but I know that it is much, much cheaper than the supermarkets.

Also buy toilet roll and kitchen roll. I think the toilet roll works out slightly less than supermarket packs, but it is excellent quality, and we seem toalways have a good stock in the garage. The kitchen roll is twice the size and thickness of regular kitchen roll. So that lasts well too. I am always disappointed if I am at someone else's house and pull off a square of kitchen roll. It's rubbish.

Bleach etc I tend to get at Lidl\Aldi.

bin liners - a local home bargain type store in my town.

zipzap Sat 29-Sep-12 15:10:10

Costco is good for kitchen roll as previously said as it is really big and thick so lasts well.

However their bin bags are very expensive. I get mine from the local council offices - £2.50 for a roll of 50, heavy duty although fancy top tie malarkey.

peeriebear Sat 29-Sep-12 15:12:31

Home Bargains.

Caerlaverock Sat 29-Sep-12 18:01:49

Lidl loo roll is made out of recycled stuff which pleases me but it is rough

Ilovewaleswhenitrains Sat 29-Sep-12 18:03:11

Home Bargains, great stuff there.

ILoveOnionRings Sat 29-Sep-12 18:07:33

Asda - 24 loo rolls for £8 - I was so excited when I saw this that I texted DH to tell him. I am very OTT in regards to paying for loo roll and have been known to stand there and look at each label at cost per 100 sheets. blush.

And may I add, decent loo roll too.

mulranno Sat 29-Sep-12 18:19:52

200 sheets on the Aldi roll - bought 4 packs of 12 rolls so £7.60 for 48 rolls!!

Poundland - 125ml Aquafresh toothpaste for £1 (bought 8), 750ml Mr Muscle spray £1 - 20 heavy duty binliners for a pound...also bought 400ml Palmolive shampoos and conditioners - chuffed

ILoveOnionRings Sat 29-Sep-12 19:32:41

mulranno I think I will give those a whirl - Aldi shop is due for this week

PlentyOfPubeGardens Sat 29-Sep-12 19:36:34

<<waits for someone to carry out a 'cost by sheet' analysis of every brand in every shop>>

<also waits>

This would be very useful information.

colleysmill Sat 29-Sep-12 19:41:10

We have a discount warehouse called JTF nearby which is brilliant for this stuff -£3.50 for 24 loo rolls, 8 kitchen rolls for 2 quid and huge boxes of washing powder for less than £15 which last us 3 months.

Only problem is they have so many bargins I spend more than I intend, although its all stuff we end up using

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