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 Suppliers in Shropshire
As Oak 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 renewable sources. 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 too.
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 throughout Shropshire 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.
More About Us
Border Hardwood Limited is a traditional yet modern European Oak importer. With a purpose built site centrally located in Shropshire we are perfectly placed to fulfil your needs.
Our purpose built mill has the capabilities to machine a wide range of products. Having fitted a new Hundegger 8 head moulder 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 finish.
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 with in the office teamed up with a state of the art vehicle tracking system, enabling customers to have second by second updates on deliveries.
Although we specialise in European Oak we offer more than 400 different products. We offer all aspects of supply from entire Green Oak frames to smaller fine moulded sections.
Border Hardwood are 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.
Importing upto 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.
Border Hardwood limited imports the highest quality of differing grades. Our procurement department are constantly travelling Europe, Inspecting and grading all the timber prior to arriving in the UK. This is only the beginning of a vigorous grading procedure to insure only the highest quality.
Border Hardwood also have designated staff who are specifically experienced and perfectly positioned be able to help the smaller purchaser.
The sustainable choice: Border Hardwood believe and understand the importance of sustainability. PEFC and FSC certification as standard on 84% of our timbers. Year on year this percentage is improving. We strive to insure that any timber we supply is being responsibly grown and harvested.