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Sunrise

| | General Articles, Blogging
18 January
Jan 18
18th January 2021

Amazing sunrise greeted us this morning at work....

Chopping board envy…

| | General Articles, Blogging
18 January
Jan 18
18th January 2021

One of our customers has created this stunning chopping board from some sycamore he purchased from us....

Oak Lamp

| | General Articles, Blogging
13 January
Jan 13
13th January 2021

What a great idea.. This stunning lamp has been created from a piece of oak that our customer had left over from another project. ...

Alec Taylor Beams

| | General Articles, Blogging
13 January
Jan 13
13th January 2021

Thank you Alec for sharing pictures of the beams you have created from our timber. To see more images please Click Here to visit our Facebook post....

Its going up fast…

| | General Articles, Blogging
11 January
Jan 11
11th January 2021

We can't wait for the completion of our office extension. Arron has already marked where he is going to sit!...

Larch Being Cut

| | General Articles, Blogging
11 January
Jan 11
11th January 2021

Some stunning larch from the yard being cut for one of our customers....

New Year Sale

| | General Articles, Blogging
11 January
Jan 11
11th January 2021

Approx. 20m3 of ungraded English oak waney edge boards for sale, various thicknesses and air dried for 4 years. Sold as individual packs or one lot....

IT’S COLD OUT THERE…

| | General Articles, Blogging
11 January
Jan 11
11th January 2021

With the forecast over the next few weeks to be just as chilly. Do you need to stock up on your FIREWOOD LOGS? We can supply in loads of 2 cubic meters, premium quality seasoned hardwood logs competitively priced at £160.00, which includes free local delivery. ...

Norbury Park Estate

| | General Articles, Blogging
4 January
Jan 4
4th January 2021

How lucky are we to work on the Norbury Park Estate. We are thankful to be allowed the privilege of being able to take walks and explore the 1,500-acre's, which is home to over half a million trees....

Shelving

| | General Articles, Blogging
4 January
Jan 4
4th January 2021

Some lovely shelving created from our kiln dried oak....

Larch Butts

| | General Articles, Blogging
4 January
Jan 4
4th January 2021

Some larch butts delivered to the yard....

Oak Butts

| | General Articles, Blogging
4 January
Jan 4
4th January 2021

Some lovely oak butts just delivered to the yard....

Douglas Fir Beams

| | General Articles, Blogging
4 January
Jan 4
4th January 2021

Some Douglas fir beams being sawn in the mill for one of our customers....

We Stock

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4 January
Jan 4
4th January 2021

A wide range of air dried and kiln dried hardwoods and softwoods, including home grown, tropical and temperate species. Our on-site sawmill can cut fresh sawn English oak and larch amongst a number of other species to your specification. ...

Building Works Week 6

| | General Articles, Blogging
4 January
Jan 4
4th January 2021

The building works on our office extension is coming on nicely, we are hoping for completion in around 12 weeks....

It’s a Beauty….

| | General Articles, Blogging
7 December
Dec 7
7th December 2020

A large oak butt being cut on our Mebor saw for one of our customers. ...

Office Extension week 4

| | General Articles, Blogging
7 December
Dec 7
7th December 2020

The building works on our office extension is coming on nicely, we are hoping for completion in around 12 weeks....

Butts in the Yard

| | General Articles, Blogging
7 December
Dec 7
7th December 2020

Butts in the log yard waiting to be converted into beams and planks....

Office Extension

| | General Articles, Blogging
24 November
Nov 24
24th November 2020

Phase one of the extension to our offices has started. The foundations have been poured and set and the first few blocks have been laid. We will keep you updated on developments over the next few months. We can’t wait to move into our bigger offices....

Firewood For Sale

| | General Articles, Blogging
24 November
Nov 24
24th November 2020

FOR SALE - Premium Quality Seasoned Hardwood Logs For more information please click this link https://www.shelmoretimber.co.uk/page/firewood.html or call us on 01785 284718...

American Harwood Timber

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24 November
Nov 24
24th November 2020

AMERICAN HARDWOOD - We are pleased to announce that in addition to our kiln, air dried and freshly sawn stock we are now also able to supply American Harwood Timber. We currently have a lot of white oak and tulipwood in stock which would be ideal for any construction or joinery jobs you might need doing, along with all those DIY jobs you have been thinking of completing during lockdown. ...

English Ash

| | General Articles, Blogging
16 November
Nov 16
16th November 2020

Some lovely English ash being ripped to width for one of our customers....

Larch Cladding

| | General Articles, Blogging
16 November
Nov 16
16th November 2020

Work on The Yorkshire Arboretum is coming along nicely. All the larch cladding has been supplied by Shelmore Timber and it's looking great. ...

Firewood

| | General Articles, Blogging
16 November
Nov 16
16th November 2020

Premium Quality ∙ Competitively Priced at £160 for 2M3 ∙ Supplied in 2M3 Loads ∙ Free Local Delivery ∙ 100% Hardwood ∙ Locally Grown & Harvested ∙ Seasoned (20% or Less Moisture Content). To place an order please call: 01785 284 718 or email sales@shelmoretimber.co.uk...

Pergola

| | General Articles, Blogging
16 November
Nov 16
16th November 2020

A lovely pergola, created using Shelmore Timber oak....

Stone & Eccleshall Gazette

| | General Articles, Blogging
11 November
Nov 11
11th November 2020

Thank you Stone & Eccleshall Gazette and Christine for the write up in your November / December issue about the Norbury Park Estate and Shelmore Timber. Please click on the following link http://www.stonegazette.co.uk/ pages 24-25, if you would like to have a read....

2 inch Kiln Dried oak

| | General Articles, Blogging
5 November
Nov 5
5th November 2020

Predominantly 2 inch kiln dried oak being unloaded from our kiln. Some lovely pieces....

Larch Cladding

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5 November
Nov 5
5th November 2020

The Mill hard at work cutting more Larch cladding for the Yorkshire Arboretum Tree Health Centre project, It is going to look stunning. ...

Tree Stakes

| | General Articles, Blogging
5 November
Nov 5
5th November 2020

Clark cutting blanks for the 8,000 tree stakes ordered by the Norbury Park Estate, so they can commence with their tree planting programme next month....

English oak Cut 6 by 6

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5 November
Nov 5
5th November 2020

Its MAHOOOSIVE! A stunning piece of English oak being cut 6 by 6 for a customer on our mebor machine....

Kiln Dried Timber

| | General Articles, Blogging
5 November
Nov 5
5th November 2020

Some 2 inch English oak going into the kiln to be dried, which will be ready for sale in a few weeks. The species of Kiln dried timber we stock are American white oak, ash, English oak, iroko, sweet chestnut, sycamore and tulipwood....

Woodsure Accreditation

| | General Articles, Blogging
5 November
Nov 5
5th November 2020

It just goes to show that you can’t rush a good process! After drying our firewood logs in our sheds for over 12months, we were delighted to once again be given Woodsure accreditation (Logs need to have less than 20% moisture content). Our seasoned firewood logs really are of the highest quality, all the logs picked at random for testing came in under 20% with one reading being 14.9%… It’s time to order your firewood folks...

Tipper Truck

| | General Articles, Blogging
5 November
Nov 5
5th November 2020

Our branded tipper truck, ready to hit the road making deliveries of our quality hardwoods and our seasoned firewood logs to our customers in the local area....

Splendid Kitchen

| | General Articles, Blogging
12 October
Oct 12
12th October 2020

We love seeing how creative people have been with the timber they have purchased from Shelmore Timber. This images show's the exceptional craftsmanship that has gone into producing this splendid kitchen using our English oak....

18th Century Barn

| | General Articles, Blogging
24 September
Sep 24
24th September 2020

Stunning picture of Norbury Park oak being used on the refurbishment of a 18th Century barn in North Worcestershire that was converted about 30 years ago. The stairs, doors, wardrobe and shelves were all made by joiner, Peter Yarnold from Terdebigge in 2019/20....

Utile (Sipo)Butt

| | General Articles, Blogging
24 September
Sep 24
24th September 2020

Hard at work cutting up the Utile (Sipo) butt for orders and stock ...

Yorkshire Arboretum

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24 September
Sep 24
24th September 2020

Larch square edged cladding on its way to the Yorkshire Arboretum. ...

Timber Yard / Sawmill Operative

| | General Articles, Blogging
11 September
Sep 11
11th September 2020

We have a job vacancy for a Timber Yard / Sawmill Operative - Please click here for more information...

Estate Mechanic / Forestry worker

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11 September
Sep 11
11th September 2020

Norbury Park are looking to recruit an Estate Mechanic / Forestry worker. For more information please click here ...

Expanding our Timber Offering

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3 September
Sep 3
3rd September 2020

We have recently expanded our timber offering and can now supply the following Hardwood’s: American ash, American hard maple, American red oak, American white oak, American tulipwood, American black walnut, Ash, alder, beech and spalted beech, cherry, CND steamed beech, dark red meranti, elm, horse chestnut, English oak, sweet chestnut, sycamore. Softwood’s: Cedar of Lebanon, Douglas fir, larch, Norwegian spruce, redwood (coast and giant), scots pine, sitca spruce, sequoia, western red cedar...

Job Vacancy

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1 September
Sep 1
1st September 2020

Forestry Worker - Please click this link for more information regarding the role....

Cladding

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1 September
Sep 1
1st September 2020

We all like a bit of cladding! Especially when it can look this good.. For more information on what we can supply, please click on the following link https://www.shelmoretimber.co.uk/page/cladding.html...

English Oak Staircase

| | General Articles, Blogging
1 September
Sep 1
1st September 2020

I know we keep saying it…But we really do love our timber. This staircase has been created using English oak timber sourced from our sawmill. The design and grain detail really stand out due to the craftsmanship and vision of the joiners who created it. ...

Pippy Oak Skirting Boards

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26 August
Aug 26
26th August 2020

We love our timber.. These skirting boards look so good, what a great way to showcase this lovely pippy oak which has come from our sawmill. ...

English Oak Engineered Flooring

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26 August
Aug 26
26th August 2020

This stunning English oak engineered flooring was sourced from Norbury Park Estates timber. For more information about our flooring please click the following link https://www.shelmoretimber.co.uk/page/engineered-flooring.html....

Sticked Air Dried Ash

| | General Articles, Blogging
26 August
Aug 26
26th August 2020

A real beauty… A pack of air dried ash, sticked and ready for someone with an appreciative eye to purchase. It is currently homed in our stunning showroom....

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