York Timber Merchant

Acquired in 1972, Howarth York has developed from being a number one York timber merchant into a competitive supplier of building materials from all the major suppliers. Additionally, we offer a fantastic range of up to date kitchens York, floorings and doors all on display in our showroom. The latest product addition to our York timber branch is Plumbing and Heating Products, along with bathroom and shower displays.

Many of our knowledgeable staff at Howarth Timber & Building Supplies York have been with us for many years and have a great deal of expertise to help guide you towards making the right purchase.

How to find us

Leeman Road, York, North Yorkshire, YO26 4ZH 

Customer car parking

Get in touch


01904 629931

[email protected]


01904 629931

[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

Meet our staff

John McGhie

Deputy Regional Manager

John Huffington

External Sales Executive

Jamie Elcock

Internal Sales

Kris Kingsley

Showroom Sales Manager

Services we offer

Door display

HSS Hire

KBB Design service

Kitchens, Bedrooms and Bathrooms showroom

LPD Door Display

LPD Door stockist

Plumbing & Heating

Timber cutting services

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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• 4 yard open
• 6 yard open
• 8 yard open
• 12 yard open
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