QUALITY HARDWOODS

We stock a very wide range of high quality hardwoods, and can obtain any commercially available species from around the world which we do not hold in stock. Because of the large volumes we purchase, we can supply you at very competitive prices!

We offer the very best quality hardwoods available anywhere in the UK. Our Purchasing department work very closely with our supplying mills ensuring that we are able to offer the widest choice at very competitive prices. We aim to provide our customers with value for money products coupled with good service and honest advice.

Hardwoods

Teak

Teak Decking

Veneers

Environmental Certification

View our retail price list. If you are a trade buyer, or need further information or prices, please contact our sales department who will be pleased to quote for your requirements.

 

 
 
Hardwoods
 

Ash - American White

General Description
Sapwood is light coloured to nearly white. Heartwood varies from greyish brown to light brown to pale yellow streaked brown. Generally straight grained with a coarse uniform texture.

Durability - Non durable
Price Guide - Low/Medium
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/63/75/100mm
Available Width - Up to 250mm

Main Uses: Furniture, High class joinery, Interior panelling, Mouldings, Kitchen cabinets

   

Beech - European Steamed

General Description
Sapwood is pale pink. Heartwood varies from pink to reddish brown with an attractive flecked figure. Generally straight grained with a fine and even texture.

Durability - Perishable
Price Guide - Low/Medium
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/65/80/100mm
Available Width - Up to 225mm

Main Uses: Furniture, Interior joinery, Shopfitting

   

Beech - European White

General Description
Sapwood is pale white. Heartwood is white with slight streaking an attractive close grained flecked figure. Generally straight grained with a fine and even texture.

Durability - Perishable
Price Guide - Low/Medium
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/65/80/100mm
Available Width - Up to 250mm

Main Uses: Furniture, Interior joinery, Shopfitting

   

Cedar - Brazilian

General Description
Sapwood is pale brown coloured. Heartwood varies from pale pinkish brown to dark reddish brown. Generally straight grained but sometimes interlocked with a medium to coarse texture.

Durability - Durable
Price Guide - Medium
Available Thickness - 25/38/50mm
Available Width - Up to 250mm

Main Uses: High class joinery, Cabinet work, Panelling,
Boat hull construction.

   

Cherry - American

General Description
Sapwood is a creamy white colour. Heartwood varies from rich red to reddish brown and darkens on exposure to light. Fine straight grained with a smooth texture that may contain brown pith flecks.

Durability - Moderately durable
Price Guide - Medium/High
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/63/75/100mm
Available Width - Up to 225mm

Main Uses: Fine furniture, High class joinery, Interior panelling,
Mouldings, Kitchens, Shopfitting.

   

Iroko - West Africa

General Description
Sapwood is white to yellow. Heartwood is light yellow to golden brown when first cut, darkening with exposure to air. Irregular and interlocking grain with a coarse but even texture.

Durability -  Very durable
Price Guide - Medium
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/63/75/100mm
Available Width - Up to 250mm

Main Uses: External furniture, Interior & exterior joinery,
Windows, Boat building

   

Khaya Mahogany - West Africa

General Description
Sapwood is straw or pink colour. Heartwood varies from light to deep brown. Irregular and interlocked grain with a moderately coarse and open texture.

Durability -  Moderately durable
Price Guide - Medium
Available Thickness - 25/38/50/75mm
Available Width - Up to 300mm

Main Uses: Reproduction furniture, Boat building, Framing
Doors, Joinery

   

Maple - American Hard

General Description
Sapwood is creamy white with a slight reddish brown tinge. Heartwood varies from light to dark brown. The wood is generally straight grained and has a close fine texture.

Durability -  Non durable
Price Guide - Medium/High
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/63/75/100mm
Available Width - Up to 225mm

Main Uses: Furniture, Interior joinery, Kitchens, Panelling
Worktops and Table Tops

   

Mahogany (Utile) - West Africa

General Description
Sapwood is light brown. Heartwood is medium to dark reddish brown. The grain is boadly interlocked with a medium texture.

Durability -  Durable
Price Guide - Medium/High
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/63/75/100mm
Available Width - Up to 275mm

Main Uses: Furniture, Cabinet work, Doors, Windows, Shopfitting
Internal and external joinery

   

Meranti - Indonesia

General Description
Sapwood is pinkish. Heartwood is dark brown to deep red. Typically the grain is interlocked with a rather coarse texture.

Durability -  Moderately durable
Price Guide - Medium
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/63/75/100mm
Available Width - Up to 250mm

Main Uses: Construction, Internal and external joinery, Windows
Doors, Shopfitting

   

Oak - European

General Description
Sapwood is lighter than the Heartwood which is yellowish brown to deep brown. Usually straight grained with a mild texture.

Durability -  Durable
Price Guide - Medium/High
Available Thickness - 26/34/40/52/65/80/100mm
Available Width - Up to 300mm

Main Uses: Reproduction Furniture, Panelling, Doors, Flooring
High class internal and external joinery

   

Oak - American White

General Description
Similar in colour to European Oak. Sapwood is lighter than Heartwood which is light to dark brown. Mainly straight grained with a medium to coarse texture.

Durability -  Durable
Price Guide - Medium
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/63/75mm
Available Width - Up to 250mm

Main Uses: Furniture, Flooring, Doors, Kitchens, Shopfitting
Internal joinery

   

Sapele - West Africa

General Description
Sapwood and Heartwood is medium to dark reddish brown. Typically the grain is interlocked with a moderately fine texture.

Durability - Moderately Durable
Price Guide - Medium
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/63/75/100mm
Available Width - Up to 300mm

Main Uses: Furniture, Doors, Windows, Shopfitting
Internal joinery

   

Teak - Myanmar

General Description
Sapwood is white to pale yellow. Heartwood is golden brown darkening on exposure to light. The wood is generally straight grained and has a medium texture.

Durability - Very Durable
Price Guide - High
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/63/75/100mm
Available Width - Up to 350mm

Main Uses: Garden Furniture, Boat building, Decking
External and Internal joinery

   

Utile - West Africa

General Description
Sapwood is light brown. Heartwood is medium to dark reddish brown.
The grain is broadly interlocked with a medium texture.

Durability - Durable
Price Guide - Medium
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/63/75/100mm
Available Width - Up to 275mm

Main Uses: Furniture, Cabinet work, Doors, Windows, Shopfitting
Internal and external joinery

   

Walnut - American Black

General Description
The Sapwood is usually narrow and pale in colour, the Heartwood varying in colour from rich chocolate-brown to a purplish black. The grain has a  fine even texture but is rather coarse.

Durability - Moderately Durable
Price Guide - Medium/High
Available Thickness - 25/32/38/50/63/75/100mm
Available Width - Up to 225mm

Main Uses: Furniture, Sports goods, Flooring