Harrogate Timber & Builder's Merchant

Jim Kidd leads the team at Howarth Harrogate and has been with the business for over 6 years. Before his time at Howarth, Jim spent a lot of years within the timber and builder's merchanting industry. He now shares his wealth of experience with his highly skilled team.

Here at Harrogate, we can supply you with everything you need to build, renovate, or landscape a property, our speciality is heavyside products, insulation, roofing, doors, and civils. You can also browse our beautiful kitchen showroom, where our skilled designers can assist you or your customers in creating a dream kitchen. In the branch shop we have a dedicated plumbing and heating section, and a beautiful floors and doors display. Additional services available include our own on-site sawmill. Get in touch using the details below to find out more, or pop in and see us!

How to find us

Claro Road, Harrogate, HG1 4AU

Convenient parking is available at the front and rear of the main building.

Get in touch


01423 637000

[email protected]


01423 637 000

[email protected]

Branch opening hours

Mon - Thur




07:00 - 17:00

07:00 - 16:00

08:00 - 12:00


Showroom opening hours

Mon - Thur




08:00 - 17:00

08:00 - 16:00

08:00 - 12:00


Holiday Hours

Thursday 20th June 

Branch hours 07.00 – 16.30 

Showroom Hours 08.00 – 16.30

Meet our staff

Jim Kidd

Branch Manager

Joanna Demirkapu

Assistant Branch Manager

Louis Toseland

External Sales Executive

Dave McCarthy

Plumbing & Heating Sales Manager

Wayne Price

Shop Manager

Wendy Lindley


Mark Bottomley

Showroom Sales Designer

Clemency Drew

Showroom Sales Designer

Services we offer

Delivery to home or site

Floors & Doors display

KBB Design service

Kitchens, bedroooms and bathrooms showroom

Plumbing & Heating

Timber cutting service

XL Joinery doors display

Additional Services

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