Merchant News

WoodScanner are pleased to announce that they have now launched 5 new product categories for Partners to list their inventories in – this will provide our growing community of merchant members with more products to Find and Compare in real time. The five new categories are… OSB, MDF, Chipboard and...

Glulam has until recently been considered  as a large-scale technology for infrastructure and large building projects.  Yet a number of European producers are now extending their range into the domestic building arena.  One of the leaders in the field is BMF and TTF member Södra...

Indonesia isn’t the first country that comes to mind when sourcing hardwood plywood but since the country started issuing FLEGT licenses on its wood products, TTF members have been taking greater interest.  “We chose to offer Indonesian plywood because it’s a superior product,” says Dean Rolls, Reading Depot...

Adapting ancient Japanese techniques for modifying and preserving timber, BSW’s range of IRO internal and external timber cladding is also innovative in its approach to colour, available in 15 different colour options. These options also apply to the matching IRO timber decking. In creating the...

The latest edition of Timber Forum News, a free magazine for timber and builder merchants published by the Builders' Merchants Federation and the Timber Trade Federation, is now available online. Inside you will find articles on the launch of the a new report on how timber...

Composite Prime Ltd., the eco-friendly, composite decking company and TTF Member, has launched a brand new composite cladding range, HD Clad Pro™, to complement their existing product base. HD Clad Pro™ is a full cladding system with a number of components including secret clip fixings and complementary...

TTF Member WoodScanner are pleased to announce that they have added a new feature to their fast-moving timber platform – ‘Exclusive Deals for Members’. Partners that have joined the site are now able to display one-off deals for our growing community of merchant buyers to view and...

Get ready for Brexit by joining us on the Brexit Readiness - Wood Industries Webinar next Monday at 11:00! We'll be giving guidance on imports, exports, customs entry, VAT, plant health, and employment. Members will have the opportunity to listen and pose pertinent questions to...

HNC Construction students enjoy unique opportunity HNC Construction students from Gloucestershire College joined Nicks Timber customers and industry representatives for the latest TTF #TimberWorks visit on Friday 4th October.  Picture Credit: Simon Ward Photography Starting at the National Trust Coleshill & Buscott estate in Oxfordshire, contractors Snape Construction...

Simon Fleet, Group Commercial Director at W.Howard Group, asks whether the golden age of DIY is over as younger homeowners prefer to call in the experts. Not too long ago the DIY world was in full swing. TV schedules were packed full of programmes where people upgraded...