We wanWe want to help you make the most of Bradfords Building Supplies’ amazing timber prices, so here’s everything you need to know about key timber terms, our selection and why you should choose Bradfords Building Supplies as your timber provider!
Key Timber Terms
Wood of the highest quality, minimal sound knots, minimal imperfections and excellent appearance.
Good quality, few sound knots and few other small imperfections.
Mix grades of unsorted and Fifths (Vths) and may contain sixths unless otherwise stated.
More visible imperfections suitable for less prominent applications, can contain large knots and a greater degree of imperfections.
CARCASSING STRENGTH GRADED STRUCTURAL SOFTWOOD
The stronger grade with fewer/smaller knots than C16, for general building applications.
General purpose structural grade for all construction applications unless speciﬁed for C24.
What do Bradfords Building Supplies have to offer?
CARCASSING, CLS & BATTENS
Treated carcassing (for all external applications) treated battens, CLS (ideal for stud work) and scaffolding boards.
CLADDING & FLOORING
Shiplap, tongue and groove cladding and ﬂooring, Thermowood (Thermally modiﬁed wood products for higher durability, ideal for external cladding), Western red cedar (shiplap and T&G), Cedral low maintenance cladding solution, engineered wooden ﬂooring and Gallow Brackets.
DOORS AND WINDOWS
Fence posts, rails and panels, featheredge, gravel boards, Decking, anti-slip decking, hardwood decking (Yellow Balau), decking Accessories, sleepers and pointed pegs.
Skirting and architraves (in MDF and timber), handrails, picture Rails, dado rails, staircase spinals, window boards and a large selection of beadings.
Full range of hardwood faced plywood, Q-Mark plywood (Hardwood throughout and Timber Research Development Association certiﬁcated), OSB 3 (ideal for ﬂat rooﬁng and hoardings), MDF (standard and moisture resistant options) and chipboard ﬂooring.
Full range of Fifths (Vths) and Unsorted in Planned Square Edge and proﬁled sections.
SKIRTING, WINDOW BOARDS & ARCHITRAVES
Bullnose, Torus, Ogee and MDF Skirting.
Agricultural wooden gates, jump poles, painted posts, bale shavings and kindling.
AND DON’T FORGET…
Roof trusses, engineered joists (Posi-Joists and I-Joists) and laminated timbers (Glulam).
Why choose Bradfords?
Each and every day the team at Bradfords Building Supplies reviews our range of extensive timber products to ensure we’ve got what you need.
Every day we review what levels of timber products are available in project quantities in all our branches to meet your needs.
We have an ongoing training and development plan in place for all our branch teams to provide you with the best, up to date expert advice.
We continuously strive to offer you the best quality timber products available and you can trust that we won’t settle for anything less.
We only purchase from responsible and sustainable sources and we hold both PEFC and FSC accreditation for chain of custody on timber products