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Branch Information

Branch Manager
82 Edward Crossland
  1. Bruce Street,
  2. off Harwood Street,
  3. Blackburn,
  4. Lancashire
  5. BB1 3EE
Opening Times
  1. Mon - Thu: 07.00 - 17:00
  2. Friday: 07.00 - 16:00
  3. Saturday: 08:00 - 12:00
  4. Sunday: CLOSED
Branch Information

Bank Holiday Opening Hours:
Monday 3rd May: CLOSED
Monday 31st May: CLOSED


Welcome to Howarth Timber & Building Supplies Blackburn 

Opened as Howarth in 1996, our Blackburn Branch had previously been a heavy side builder’s yard but has since grown massively offering a large selection of building supplies, including lightside, timber and sheet materials, kitchen, flooring, and doors. 

Howarth Timber & Building Supplies Blackburn has a team of experts who work together to ensure the best service possible, offering useful and practical advice when needed. 

Visit our Showroom 

Our showroom is a fantastic place to view some of the products that we stock when seeing the product for yourself will have an impact on your decision making, the Blackburn showroom includes: 

Additional Services 

Book Skip Hire online in Blackburn at

  • Easy to use online booking system
  • Speedy delivery to anywhere in the UK, within 24 hours (on orders placed before 10am)
  • We offer the freedom to choose the day of delivery and collection to suit your needs, which is great if you are working on a schedule. Plus, should your requirements change – as often happens in life – your collection date can be adjusted easily without any long phone calls or messing about.  
  • If your skip is getting full, with our efficient service you can easily exchange an existing skip that is full of waste, for an empty one.  
  • We have a full range of skips, with a choice of four skip sizes:
    4 yard open  
    6 yard open  
    8 yard open  
    12 yard open  
  • We’ll take a wide range of house, building and garden waste  
  • Get a Quote and order your skip in four quick and easy steps
  • Sheet Material Cutting service helps to reduce waste, whilst saving money 

Top Five Blackburn Products*:

  1. Arbordeck Treated Timber Decking Smooth & Grooved Reversible 32mm x 125mm x 3.6m
  2. Arbordeck Treated Timber Decking Smooth & Grooved Reversible 32mm x 125mm x 4.8m
  3. Arbordeck Treated Timber Decking Smooth & Grooved Reversible 32mm x 125mm x 4.2m
  4. Sawn Green Treated Timber Sleeper 100mm x 200mm x 2400mm
  5. 10mm Bulk Golden Gravel Bag


Howarth Blackburn is just a 7-minute drive away from the centre of Blackburn, placing it in a prime location for most of the town. Close to the M65, the branch has excellent links to Lancashire including Preston. 

Early Opening 

Get to your jobs earlier, now that our Blackburn branch opens at 7 am every weekday.