The trusted name in timber for generations

As one of the UK’s largest timber importers and distributors, we handle approximately 200,000m3 of timber per annum and focus primarily on the sawmilling, processing, and distribution of timber. We only source quality timber from long established, quality suppliers with exemplary environmental credentials which ensures we are able to build and maintain excellent relationships with both our suppliers and customers.


Quality products delivered with care

We know that when it comes to timber products, quality counts. That’s why we source the best possible timber and handle it with care every step of the way. You care about the timber products you buy and so do we.

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Pioneering the future of timber solutions

When it comes to sawmilling, processing, and distributing, we have the flexibility and scale to deliver. Our production capabilities are the best in the UK, and our team always go the extra mile to make sure we deliver exceptional service and care from factory floor to door.

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Your trusted partner for all your timber needs

Our diverse range includes custom and standard profiles, spanning hardwoods, softwood, sawn redwoods, decking, and our MDF mouldings brand, Silktrim. We streamline deliveries, ensuring all your varied orders arrive together, exactly when and where you need them.


A name you can trust. A service to rely on

We don’t rest on our reputation; we build on it. Continuously striving for improvement, we explore ways to offer more to our customers. No detail is too small, no job too big. Our dedication is why customers trust us and keep coming back.

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Rooted in sustainability

We select timber from producers renowned for exceptional quality and unparalleled environmental credentials. With the rising demand for timber-based products, our expertise ensures we assist customers and the industry in reaching sustainability goals effectively.

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Taking pride in our past. Investing in our future

We’re the origin of the Donaldson Group. With over 160 years of experience, we have the roots to grow and the expertise to shape an even better and brighter future.

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Success is rooted in strong relationships

Our enduring strength lies in the deep bonds we cultivate with customers and suppliers. We prioritise understanding every client, ensuring our promises are met through exceptional service, top-quality products and timely deliveries. This commitment has made us a trusted partner for countless customers.

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