Thorne Timber Merchant

Howarth Timber & Building Supplies Thorne is a local builder’s merchants that have had a presence in the town for over 40 years, opening in the early 1970s. Since then, the branch has strived to move with current trends, meeting customer demands and working to adapt to industry needs.

More than just a timber yard, Howarth Thorne offers a wide range of products including timber, sheet materials, and building materials

How to find us

South Parade, Thorne, South Yorkshire, DN8 5DY

Customer car parking

Get in touch


01405 813515

[email protected]

Branch opening hours

Mon - Thur




07:00 - 17:00

07:00 - 16:00

08:00 - 12:00


Holiday Hours

Meet our staff

Matt Watkins

Branch Manager

Kela Joyes

Assistant Branch Manager

Services we offer

Timber cutting services

Doors and Floors display

Additional Services

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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.
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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
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