Welcome to Border Hardwood Ltd

As well-established and family-run Oak suppliers, here at Border Hardwood Ltd we pride ourselves on the quality of the Oak that we provide to the joinery, restoration and construction trades.

Oak Beam Suppliers in Shropshire

Oak suppliers guarantee-stamp Here at Border Hardwood, we are a traditional fourth generation timber merchant specializing in European Oak. We stock over 400 different Oak products and operate an in-house sawn to size service for bespoke orders. All of our Oak is professionally processed through sawing, machining, air-drying or kiln drying, and is readily available ex-stock for rapid delivery. All of our wood comes with full technical back-up and we offer an in-house grading service.

In-House Structural Grading

We are delighted to be able to offer our own in-house structural grading service, which ensures that we supply our customers with the finest products. By sourcing only the very best Oak and hardwood we have built up an enviable reputation within the oak supplier industry for quality, something we take great pride in.




Sawn to Size and delivered to you.

Our purpose-built mill has the capabilities to machine a wide range of products. Having fitted a new Hundegger 8 head molder which has the ability to mould sections up to 400mm in one pass. We are now more flexible and offer our customers more options on the finish. Visit our Oak timber page to find out more.

In 2016 our site in Shropshire was increased with the acquisition of a further 2 acres. Which increased the transport area for dispatch. This allows us to operate a drop body system for our internal domestic transport, so customers have a faster, more efficient delivery service. Further to improving our logistics department, we have a transport team within the office teamed up with a state of the art vehicle tracking system, enabling customers to have second by second updates on deliveries.


Hardwood Merchants Near Me

Border Hardwood is the experts in the supply of European Oak. Every member of the team experiences an intensive training program so they are able to advise/ help customers on supply. We are able to supply all requirements for hardwood.

 Importing up to 500m3 per week of temperate Hardwoods and distributing all over the world. The demand for export has allowed us to become UK  European Oak export leaders.

Buy Hardwood Timber Online

Border Hardwood limited imports the highest quality of differing grades and you can browse our timber products online. Our procurement department is constantly traveling Europe, Inspecting and grading all the timber prior to arriving in the UK. This is only the beginning of a vigorous grading procedure to ensure only the highest quality.


Border Hardwood also has designated staff who are specifically experienced and perfectly positioned be able to help the smaller purchaser.

Sustainability in the timber industry

As Oak beam suppliers we recognise the strain that is being placed upon the environment by irresponsible merchants, which is why we source all of our timber from renewably sourced wood. We have attained  PEFC and FSC certification as standard on 84% of our timbers, and year on year this percentage is improving. We strive to ensure that any timber we supply is being responsibly grown and harvested, to support forest health and biodiversity.