Timber merchants

All timber used in construction should be accredited through one of the recognised organisations like the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) that shows a ‘chain of custody’ for wood. This will ensure that the wood comes from well managed, sustainable forests.

The following organisations can supply FSC and / or locally sourced timber

The information is structured as follows:

  • Organisation
  • Address
  • Telephone number
  • Email
  • Fax number
  • Personal contact
  • Website
  • Description of services / sustainable development credentials * written by the individual companies


6 Salisbury Avenue
Vale of Glamorgan
CF64 3JA
029 20707444
029 20711133
Hubert Kwisthout

Specialist suppliers of FSC certified hardwoods. Examples Massandubar Boardwalk, Cardiff Bay; Camura decking, Swansea Waterfront Museum. Ecotimber offers advice on best species for the purpose.

Robert Price (Builders' Merchants) Ltd
Park Road
01873 858585
01873 856854

We are hoping to get our FSC registration on 16 March 2006 - each branch will be able to tell you what they have available.

Travis Perkins
East Bay Close
Tyndall Street
CF10 4SF
029 20471471
029 2048 7864
UK contact: Stephen Ford Mob: 07712 878 308

All branches stock approximately 65% FSC certified timber and other timber with different certification. The cost is the same as uncertified timber. Doors, windows and kitchen units are difficult to obtain in FSC timber

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