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Our wood is your wood. We just fell it, cut it, measure it, grade it, stick it, dry it, love it, select it and then machine it (if you want us to).Learn more
A Sawmill at Work: The Movie
The nice people at Woodlands.TV paid us a visit this summer and brought some strange movie making thing-um-y-jigs with them.
We think they did a great job, what do you think?
And here’s another film about a project we’re proud to be involved in with B&Q & the Sylva foundation, the Good Woods project. Connecting woodland owners with forest managers to encourage woodland management.
Christmas dinner anyone?
Is there a bigger dining occasion that Christmas?! Don’t answer that…
Big dining occasions generally require big dining tables &, boy, do we got have the answer to your dream dining table.
Want one? Ok, here’s what you do. You have a look around your dining room & make a note of the right size table for your room. Then you get yourself a nice mulled wine (or cider, either will suffice), you put It’s a Wonderful Life on in the background & you sit down in front of our stocklist & you browse around… a little bit of Ash here, a little bit of Chestnut there… until you find a board that sounds just right.
You pick it (use the picking list + thingamajig) then email it (use the email @ thingamajig) & one of our festive sales team will get in touch to find out how they can help (cut to the chase & pick up the phone anytime… 01730 816941)
They pull it, plane it on our super wide planer (800mm max) & then you come over & take it home, plonk it on a couple of trestles (it’s gonna be heavy so they’d better be strong!) & oil it up nicely before everyone turns up on Christmas day, then just can pile it high with turkey, stuffing, mince pies & Christmas pud (with clotted cream of course!).
Just a big plank of wood with a little planing & a little oil.
The best dining table ever!
Baby, it's cold out there!
It’s been a bizarrely warm Autumn, but now it’s officially Winter!
All of a sudden it feels a bit chilly out there.
After tomorrow we’ll even have our own little wood burner going here at the front desk to warm those chilly fingers once you’ve finished loading – we know, it’s about time isn’t it!
If you don’t have the time to come & huddle round the fire with us just give us a call 01730 816941 or email us & we shall deliver you as much firewood as your heart (& wallet) desire
P.S. There may even be some super cheap softwood bulk bags going spare – ask the sales team… pine logs smell SO good!