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  • Staples SPL-DXC6G Confetti Cross Cut Shredder, 6 Sheets, 10L Bin, Shreds: Credit Cards, Staples, Paper

    This Staples® 6-sheet shredder is energy saving and ideal for small shredding jobs at h... more
    £19.99 (+ £3.48 P&P)
  • Fellowes Computer Base Unit Stand (Platinum)

    The Fellowes® Base Unit Stand system is ideal for mobility around the office Adjust the... more
    £32.99 (+ £3.48 P&P)
  • Fellowes Powershred-- P-35c Cross Cut Shredder With Safety Lock And 12 Litre Bin Black

    The Fellowes Powershred-- P-35C cross-cut shredder provides higher than average levels of ... more
    £56.00
  • Fellowes Powershred H6-c, A4, 11 Litre Cross Cut Shredder

    This Fellowes Powershed H-6C is a light-duty cross-cut shredder, ideal for occasional use ... more
    £28.49 (+ £3.00 P&P)
  • Texet Cc612n Cross Cut Shredder 6 Sheet

    With this Texet Cross Cut Shredder you can easily shred sensitive documents such as bank s... more
    £19.00 (+ £3.00 P&P)
  • Swordfish 800xxc Micro Cut Shredder

    The Swordfish 800XXC is a personal shredder, ideal for the home or home/office. There are ... more
    £171.00
  • Rexel Prostyle Shredder 4x35mm Cross Cut

    Rexel Prostyle Shredder 4x35mm Cross Cut Ideal for 1-2 users, Sheet Capacity: 11 sheets ca... more
    £143.99 (+ £4.79 P&P)
  • Fellowes Powershred M-8C Cross Cut Shredder, 15L

    The Fellowes Powershred M-8C cross-cut shredder provides Security Level P-3 quality shredd... more
    £49.99 (+ £3.50 P&P)
  • Fellowes Powershred 53c Paper Shredder

    The Fellowes Powershred 53C is a personal cross-cut paper shredder with CD shredding capab... more
    £80.00
  • Swordfish 1000xc Cross Cut Shredder

    The award-winning Swordfish 1000XC Document Shredder is the perfect personal paper shredde... more
    £107.00
  • Fellowes Powershred H8 A4 Cross Cut Shredder - Plus Kaspersky Internet Security 2016 Bundle

    Ideal for use in home environments, the Fellowes Powershred H-8C cross-cut paper shredder ... more
    £39.00 (+ £3.00 P&P)
  • Rexel Shredder Auto Plus 750x 2103750

    Auto-oiling S3 security-level shredder with 750 sheet capacity, 115l bin capacity, automat... more
    £2813.00
  • Rexel Rls32 Mercury 32 Sheets P-2 Shredder

    The Rexel Mercury RLS32 large office shredder is perfect for a busy office of 20 or more u... more
    £1144.00
  • Hsm Shredstar X5 Cross Cut Shredder

    The HSM ShredStar X5 Cross cut document shredder is for personal and home office shredding... more
    £46.00
  • Qconnect Q8cc2 Cross Cut Paper Shredder

    The Q Connect Q8CC2 Cross Cut Shredder is an executive model with high gloss finish that s... more
    £112.00
  • Swordfish 1200xxcd Micro Cut Shredder

    This compact micro cut shredder provides the ideal solution for high security shredding. C... more
    £216.00
  • Rexel 2101942 Style Shredder

    Whether you want to protect yourself from identity fraud or avoid leaking sensitive inform... more
    £49.00
  • Rexel V-35ws Quiet Soho Cross-cut Shredder 2101843

    Cross Cut Shredder shreds up to 5 sheets of paper into 4 x 45mm strips. Features whisper q... more
    £83.00
  • Fellowes Powershred M-6C Cross Cut Shredder, 13L

    The Fellowes Powershred M-6C cross-cut shredder provides Security Level P-3 quality shredd... more
    £37.95 (+ £3.50 P&P)
  • Fellowes Powershred 60Cs Cross Cut Shredder, 22L

    The Fellowes Powershred P60Cs cross-cut shredder provides Security Level P-3 quality shred... more
    £69.95

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Buyers' Guide: Paper Shredders

There’s nothing quite like the satisfaction of reducing your monthly credit card bill into a pile of dust (well, almost) via a paper shredder. And we all know that shredding paper documents after use is the best way to keep our personal information safe and secure. But how do you go about choosing the right model, whether you’re looking for an office paper shredder for your business or a personal model for at-home use?

Don’t worry; we’ve got it all covered. Take a look at our buyers’ guide to all things paper shredding before heading over to our shopping and comparison pages, where we’ve scoured the web to find you the best deals and prices on shredders.

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Which paper shredder should I go for?

There are two main types of shredder:

Strip cut, which shreds paper into thin strips
Cross cut, which cuts horizontally and vertically to create confetti.
Micro cut, which shreds paper into the smallest size – as little as 3mm by 8mm.

As you’d expect, a cross cut shredder is more effective than a strip cut shredder for the task in hand; it shreds paper into tiny bits, making it much more difficult to tape the pieces back together.

Cross cut shredders may cost a little more that strip cut shredders but they’ll be a worthwhile investment, giving you extra peace of mind that your personal information is safe.

Micro cut paper shredders are the safest and most effective models. They shred paper into tiny little pieces making it a hugely arduous, and nigh on impossible, task to recreate a page or document.

Things to consider when buying a paper shredder:

Capacity: The capacity of your shredder is the most important feature to look out for when comparing models and brands.

Cheap paper shredders will usually only be able to shred one, or a few, pieces of paper at a time. Invest a little more and you can find some gems that can shred multiple documents in one go. Consider your needs; after a home-use shredder? A cheaper model will probably suffice. Looking for an office shredder? Go for a heavy-duty model and your staff will thank you!

Bear in mind that descriptions such as ‘heavy duty’ and ‘light duty’ differ between brands. Read paper shredder reviews to get an impartial view on the capacity of selected shredders.

If you’re likely to be shredding credit cards and/or CDs and DVDs make sure your selected shredder is able to handle items of this kind.

Power: Power ratings for paper shredders come in the form of horsepower. This indicates the capacity and durability of a shredder. The higher the horsepower the more your shredder will be able to shred.

Size: Consider the amount of storage you have, or the floor space available to you when comparing shredder models.

Shredder features:

  • Safety features
  • Auto function, which will start when the shredder senses paper in the feed
  • Reverse setting. Great for clearing out paper jams
  • Auto feed. Allows you to place documents in a tray to be shredded automatically
  • DVD slot. For shredding thicker items such as CDs and DVDs.
  • Indicators. LED indicators let you know if there’s a paper jam or the unit has overheated.
  • Touch sensor. Cuts out if it senses anything touching the paper feed.

What now?

Now you’re ready to head over to our shopping and comparison pages!

We’ve scoured the web to find you the best prices and deals on paper shredders so that you’re guaranteed to find your perfect model for office or home.

When you’ve spotted a bargain price, or a deal/offer that takes your fancy simply click and you’ll be transferred to the website of your chosen independent retailer where you can click and buy, or continue bargain hunting – happy shredding!