In early October, Glenn Beswick, one of the warehouse managers here at Whitmore’s Timber, braved the weather and successfully hiked up the 1,085 metres (3,560 ft) ascent to the top of Snowdon. Reaching the summit of the highest mountain in Wales is no walk in the park, least of all in the middle of autumn […]
Spring is on its way, the days are getting longer and the bulbs are starting to show. Now is the ideal time to start planning your garden projects. To help you become the next Alan Titchmarsh, Geoffrey Hamilton or even Percy Thrower we stock many different types of timber suitable for your landscaping projects: from hardwood Balau […]
Using our vast stocks of European Oak we are able to produce custom window boards produced from prime grade or character grade kiln dried European Oak. Supplied unoiled and ready to take in the finish of your choice, an oak window board adds more than its weight in character to any room. More about Our […]
Balau (Selangan Batu) timber decking is a popular structural hardwood sold in accordance with Malaysian grading rules. We stock Balau timber decking in the form of a ready machined product suitable for immediate installation in a variety of different applications, from heavy marine usage such as boardwalks and pontoon decks through to garden walkways along […]
Anyone will tell you that it’s always the finishing touches that make a room, and nothing turns a room from ordinary to stunning like some beautiful wood features. Whether it be adding hardwood skirting and architraves or hardwood panelling and flooring we are able to help create that perfect space that suits your own personal […]
Our 41mm x 41mm European oak spindles have become so popular with joiners and staircase manufacturers, we’ve decided to make them a standard stock item. Our prime oak spindles are made from the finest European oak and, because not everyone wants a full pallet (especially on smaller projects), we’ve decided to create small packs of […]
If stored and seasoned correctly firewood will last many seasons. The firewood that we sell from our yard in Claybrooke Magna is produced from kiln-dried hardwood timber and therefore is ideal for use in a log burning stove or an open fire. Kiln-dried material is preferred over green or part-dried material as it will burn more efficiently. In […]
Christmas Delivery We will be closing at 12 noon on Friday, 23rd December 2016 and re-opening at 8.00am on Wednesday, 4th January 2017. Please contact our sales team in good time for them to arrange your pre-Christmas delivery.
Solid oak flooring comes in a number of different grades each of which can complement different styles of rooms and buildings. Equally at home in a modern build as a traditional room, oak flooring is an extremely versatile product. No other flooring material gives the same beautiful look or provides the same durability. We produce […]
Lignum Vitae is one of the hardest and heaviest commercially traded timbers in the world. It measures an impressive 4,500lbf (20,000N) on the Janka Hardness Scale, a universal measurement of how easy wood is to dent. by comparison, Oak, itself hard enough to be used for products such as oak flooring, typically measures between 5,000N […]
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