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Branch Information

Branch Manager
81 Paul Fearns
  1. Medlock Sawmills,
  2. Shaw Road,
  3. Oldham,
  4. Lancashire
  5. OL1 3LJ
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 Oldham 

Howarth is a local builder’s merchants that have had a presence in Oldham since the branch was acquired from Austin Timber in 1996. 

More than just a timber yard, the branch offers a wide range of products including: 

  • Flooring 
  • Doors 
  • Hardwoods (available to order) 
  • Cladding 
  • Roof Trusses 

We also have landscaping displays and offer a variety of services including: 

  • Cutting Facilities 
  • Brick Matching 
  • Timber Deck Planning and Calculation 
  • EOL Facility 

Addtional Services

Book Skip Hire online in Oldham 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


Located in Oldham, Howarth is a 10-minute walk from the Oldham Mumps tram stop, as well as being an easy distance from the A62. 

Early Opening 

We open at 7 am every weekday morning, helping you get to your days' jobs as early as you need.