A passion for parts

all the bits for the job

Everything you need, from timber to tools, under one roof

adding value

We prepare it for you

Just the way you need it

craftsmanship at work

we make it for you

Joinery, fitting, painting, finishing - all by Arbor

Peace of mind

Fully fitted for you

Arbor can do the hard work for you

Why Choose Arbor Timber

Specialists in quality timber products & services to trade & public

Arbor Timber is an independent timber supplier based in County Durham, established in the year 2000. We have it all for the wood user - from roof trusses, joists and mouldings to hardwoods, bespoke joinery and more - we cover it all, even fitting most of our products. We pride ourselves in giving the right advice so that little is left to chance and passionately believe in giving value for money. 

1.  We are independent and approachable, with extensive knowledge of timber and building industry
2.  We stock a large range of hardwoods and softwoods for DIY and building trades
3.  We supply top quality wood windows, doors and stairs and offer a full fitting service
4.  We are all qualified machinists and will cut to order while you wait
5.  We offer a full service from bespoke joinery including mouldings to planning and fitting
6.  We have full spray shop facilities for furniture and joinery onsite
7.  We offer a quick bulk bag delivery service for aggregates plus all other materials
8.  We supply Green Oak construction materials including oak beams and trusses
9.  We sell a full range of hardware and finishing products and even have a key cutting service
10. Arbor has a visual grading service independently assessed by BM TRADA Certification

What Arbor Timber Offers

Everything you need to do it yourself

Our bright and open showroom, which is currently undergoing a major transformation for 2015, is a source of great inspiration for customers old and new alike.  From raw materials, wood products and a selection of hardware to showcase products, moulding, windows, doors, floors, staircases, you will find the right supplies for your project.  We stock timber treatment and finishing products and brands that we know and trust, having tested each oursleves. Staff are on hand to help and offer sound and honest advice. 

A fully managed service

For jobs and projects that require more than simple supply, Arbor can provide a fully managed service to all customers.  We can advise on the appropriate components required right through to preparing products ready to complete the job, either by your own trades or in partnership with our own installation team.  We can work with your builders and project manager to schedule delivery of suppliers for your job, ensuring accurate time management.

Understanding Timber

Wood is Arbor Timber’s business

Collective the team has some 200 years’ experience in the time trade between them! Founder David Kayll has vast knowledge and experience as a timber grader and imparts his expertise to his team, who in turn have an unprecedented shared knowledge base.  Extensive timber stocks are held onsite and with a full cutting and machining service, customers can select their desired materials and leave with lengths ready to work into their jobs.

Environmental Responsibilities

Arbor Timber is supported by some of the best timber suppliers in the country.  The whole atmosphere gives a feeling of quality and value for money. Unlike nearly all the sheds, Arbor Timber puts quality before price but nevertheless offers very competitive prices for those who understand the value of quality.  A long association with the timber importing trade means we understand the importance of sustainable purchasing.  We make sure we can trace our timber stocks back to ethical sources.


Arbor Timber can supply the raw materials you need to complete the job, however big or small

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We machine them

With Arbor’s large range of efficient machinery we can cross cut, saw to size, plane and produce mouldings to your requirements

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We build them

Whether you need a made to measure door or staircase, new windows or a special one off item Arbor can help

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We fit them

Arbor timber can fit your finished products. Our skilled fitting team provides a fast and efficient service, whatever size the job

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