The smart way to buy materials

Researching where to buy materials is essential for keeping the costs of your self-build down. 

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Product guides

Find out everything you need to know about key products for your build. 

 

The importance of choosing your own materials

Insulation

Find out why the materials choices you make for your self-build project are so integral - and why you should get involved. 

Finding a merchant

Having a good relationship with your merchant is essential to a smooth build. Both builders' and specialist merchants have tons of in-house expertise and they will be able to supply you with advice and guidance as well as materials. 

Jewson Customer Service
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Jewson

A leading supplier of timber and building materials with over 600 branches nationwide. From kitchens to bathrooms, garden make-overs, extensions, new builds or tool hire Jewson has everything you need. And, you're never far from your nearest branch.

Jewson provides great service, expert advice and since opening its first branch in 1836, Jewson has expanded to offer a wide range of products and materials from everyday items like timber and bricks, to landscaping and roofing. Across Great Britain, the builders’ merchant also has specialist tool hire and kitchen and bathroom centres.

 Jewson

Bathroom tap
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Graham The Plumbers' Merchant

Graham The Plumbers’ Merchant supply the trade and public with innovative plumbing, heating, bathroom and smart technology solutions, with a dedicated commercial project team being on hand for those larger projects.

Graham staff use their exceptional industry and product knowledge to give all of our customers a great experience with us. This is because customers need to rely on a merchant that knows their local area well and that can offer immediate and easy access to wide range of plumbing, heating and renewable products.

Graham The Plumbers' Merchant

Gibbs and Dandy Worker
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Gibbs and Dandy

Gibbs and Dandy is a builders and timber merchant embedded in communities over 29 locations. Each branch is tailored to meet the needs of their local markets and customers.

Gibbs and Dandy has a proud history built on local relationships and customers are offered a personal and trusted service. Knowledgeable teams are always on hand to provide advice and solutions, and work with customers to ensure that their plans become reality.

Gibbs and Dandy

Bathroom design plans

Neville Lumb

Neville Lumb provide expert advice and support to self-builders throughout the entire design and specification process of bathrooms, wet rooms, shower rooms or cloakrooms. They work with all major suppliers and provide a bespoke, free of charge design and scheduling service and help guide you so you can find the latest legal and water-saving requirements, as well as provide designs that create fully functional, practical and modern bathing areas.

Neville Lumb

Quantity Calculators

Do you need one pack or two?

Before you order, why not get a little help with our handy Quantity Calculators to help measure how many tiles, bricks or blocks you need to order for your project?

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