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50mm Oak

| | General Articles, Blogging
7 July
Jul 7
7th July 2021

Some beautiful 50mm English Oak being cut today.    ...

WRC Grading

| | General Articles, Blogging
7 July
Jul 7
7th July 2021

W R Cedar logs being measured and graded....

H G W R Cedar

| | General Articles, Blogging
7 July
Jul 7
7th July 2021

Home grown W R Cedar logs just delivered in....

New Shed

| | General Articles, Blogging
28 June
Jun 28
28th June 2021

New shed nearing completion...

Spooky

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28 June
Jun 28
28th June 2021

Spooky quarter sawn oak !!!...

Big Al

| | General Articles, Blogging
28 June
Jun 28
28th June 2021

Another quality KD English Oak order being selected by Big Al...

Oak Burrs

| | General Articles, Blogging
14 June
Jun 14
14th June 2021

Calling all you talented woodturners… We have a selection of stunning different sized oak burrs for sale. For more information on sizes, quantity and cost please email sales@shelmoretimber.co.uk or call 01785 284718...

Lovely Bench

| | General Articles, Blogging
14 June
Jun 14
14th June 2021

It’s a cracker… a bench lovingly created using some air dried oak purchased from our sawmill. ...

Kiln Dried Ash

| | General Articles, Blogging
10 June
Jun 10
10th June 2021

What stunning workmanship… This bar has been created from some kiln dried ash timber purchased from our sawmill....

Air Dried to Kiln Dried

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10 June
Jun 10
10th June 2021

We have been busy…These air dried boards are being moved into our steam drying kiln. Once the process is completed (around 2 weeks) the moisture content for the KD boards will be around 12% to 15% making them ideal for any indoor DIY jobs that might be required. ...

Quality Oak Beams

| | General Articles, Blogging
1 June
Jun 1
1st June 2021

Another delivery of quality oak beams going out to one of our customers. ...

East Midlands Solutions Staircase

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1 June
Jun 1
1st June 2021

Thank you  East Midland Solutions  for sharing this stunning picture with us of the incredible staircase they have created for #thelongbarn using our kiln dried sycamore timber. ...

Coffee Table

| | General Articles, Blogging
17 May
May 17
17th May 2021

A lovely coffee tables made from ash purchased from our sawmill. ...

Our Sawmill

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17 May
May 17
17th May 2021

We stock a wide range of UK species timber as well as carefully selected West African timbers and American hardwoods. All of which are sawn to size and cut on-site. We can supply them as air dried, kiln dried or green. We are passionate about our trees, our timber and the end-use of everything we supply. For more information please call 01785 284718 or email sales@shelmoretimber.co.uk ...

Oak Slab Top

| | General Articles, Blogging
6 May
May 6
6th May 2021

Wow! Look at this stunning top that Mark and Jon from Redmondhewitt Ltd have created  from a oak slab they purchased from us.  Click Here to visit their Facebook Page ....

New Firewood Shed

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6 May
May 6
6th May 2021

The construction of our new shed has started. We are expanding the buildings at our sawmill to accommodate the increased demand for our firewood logs, which are 100% hardwood; seasoned and have 20% or less moisture content when sold. Our current stock should be ready for sale from October....

Top Quality Timber

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6 May
May 6
6th May 2021

Let’s talk about the timber...  At Shelmore Timber we pride ourselves on the quality of our timber. We can supply fresh, air and kiln dried boards, cut to size in a wide range of native and tropical timbers. These pictures are of our air dried shed and the stock we currently hold....

Narrowboat

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26 April
Apr 26
26th April 2021

A 2" vanity top and 1" backsplash created from Ash, which was sourced from our mill for a stunning narrowboat....

Headboard

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26 April
Apr 26
26th April 2021

We have got some talented customers… A lovely headboard created from oak, which has been sourced from our mill and estate....

Super Wide 28mm Oak Boards

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26 April
Apr 26
26th April 2021

Some good looking super wide 28mm oak boards, cut on our Mebor sawmill and put into stock. we can supply fresh, air and kiln dried boards, cut to size in a wide range of native and tropical timbers.  ...

Larch Cladding

| | General Articles, Blogging
13 April
Apr 13
13th April 2021

Some lovely larch, cut in our mill for cladding and now being stored ready for our customer to collect. ...

New Stock

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13 April
Apr 13
13th April 2021

Our new stock of oak butts have arrived in the yard. They look top-notch! We stock a variety of timber species which are air dried, kiln dried or green and sawn to size. ...

Cupboard Doors

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8 April
Apr 8
8th April 2021

These stunning cupboard doors have been created by Glenn Ward Decorators Ltd from some of our kiln dried oak. ...

Stock Take at the Mill

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8 April
Apr 8
8th April 2021

Annual stock take at the sawmill has just been completed. We have some lovely pieces to offer and lots of stock in a variety of UK species, along with some tropical timbers and American hardwoods. We can offer the different species as air dried, kiln dried or green. For more information please call 01785 284718 or email sales@shelmoretimber.co.uk ....

Cladding

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8 April
Apr 8
8th April 2021

we can supply fresh, sawn to size feather, waney edge and square edge cladding. For more information please visit our website www.shelmoretimber.co.uk or call 01785 284718...

Wood Kiln

| | General Articles, Blogging
8 April
Apr 8
8th April 2021

Some stunning timber going into our wood kiln after being cut on our Mebor sawmill, It has been meticulously stored and air dried. We stock a wide range of hardwoods, softwoods, West African timbers, American hardwoods, beams, boards, cladding, flooring and large dimension boards, all of which can be sawn to size and cut on site. For more information please call us on 01785 284718 or visit our website www.shelmoretimber.co.uk...

Hardwood Logs Being Prepared

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8 April
Apr 8
8th April 2021

Our hardwood logs are currently being cut on the Pezzolata machine and stored in our sheds. They will be ready to sell around September time when they will be seasoned and have 20% or less moisture content. All our firewood is sourced from Norbury Parks 700 acres of sustainable woodland. For more information please visit our website www.shelmoretimber.co.uk or call 01785 284718...

Quarter Sawn Oak Boards

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25 March
Mar 25
25th March 2021

Some quarter sawn oak boards, cut to size on our mebor sawmill for our client who will be making barrels to store some delicious wine....

The Windows Are In!

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25 March
Mar 25
25th March 2021

Not long now, the windows are installed and interior works near completion. It's looking great......

Flooring and Skirting

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25 March
Mar 25
25th March 2021

Some lovely flooring and oak boards for skirting, packed up and ready to be dispatched to one of our customers in Cornwall. ...

Let’s Talk About The Timber...

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15 March
Mar 15
15th March 2021

For more information about our sawmill, stock and what we can offer, please call us on 01785 284718 or have a look around our website ...

Afrormosia Tropical Timber

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15 March
Mar 15
15th March 2021

Some stunning Afrormosia tropical timber, which has been milled on site and is now being prepared to go into the Kiln to be dried. These pieces are going to be used to make guitars. ...

Air and Kiln Dried Boards

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8 March
Mar 8
8th March 2021

We can supply air and kiln dried boards, cut to size in a wide range of native and tropical timbers....

New Office

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8 March
Mar 8
8th March 2021

The scaffolding has come down and the cladding which has been sourced from the estate and cut on site looks great. We are looking forward to moving in by the end of March...

Engineered Flooring

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8 March
Mar 8
8th March 2021

We hold stock of unfinished engineered flooring which has been produced from English oak and ash, sourced from our estate at Norbury Park. The wood has been quarter-sawn for its beauty and stability....

Stock of Beams and Posts

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8 March
Mar 8
8th March 2021

We hold stock of beams and posts in oak, ash and other softwoods as well as African species. They are fresh sawn, air dried and appropriately cut to achieve optimum stability. ...

White Oak and Tulipwood

| | General Articles, Blogging
8 March
Mar 8
8th March 2021

In addition to our other timber offerings we are now also able to supply American Harwood Timber. We have white oak and tulipwood in stock, both are ideal for any construction, joinery or DIY jobs you might want doing....

Larch Cladding

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8 March
Mar 8
8th March 2021

The larch cladding, sourced from our estate and cut on site is now being attached to the exterior of our new office extension. It has been great to witness the transformation of the building over the last few weeks...

Kiln Dried Timber

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17 February
Feb 17
17th February 2021

We pride ourselves on our kiln dried timber. We have a steam drying kiln on site, which we skilfully manage to produce first-class KD timber with a moisture content of 12% to 15%. For more information on what we stock and what can offer, please call us on 01785 284 718 or visit our website ...

New Oak Butt’s

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17 February
Feb 17
17th February 2021

It’s a stunner! Produced from one of the new oak butt’s we have in our yard. It really is a fine looking piece.....

Air Dried Timber

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9 February
Feb 9
9th February 2021

We hold an extensive range of air dried timber, we stock ash, oak, sycamore, yew, cedar of Lebanon, Douglas fir along with a wide choice of tropical timbers. Our stock is inspected weekly to check moisture content and drying stability, which ensures our timber is of the optimum condition....

Frosty the Snow Man

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9 February
Feb 9
9th February 2021

 Is coming out to play… Cold weather and snow predicted. We still have some delivery slots available for our firewood logs. ...

4 Meters Long Oak

| | General Articles, Blogging
9 February
Feb 9
9th February 2021

A stunning piece of oak, cut 4 meters long and one inch thick on our mebor sawmill for one of our customers. We can saw to size beams, boards, cladding and large dimension boards....

Shelmore Timber

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25 January
Jan 25
25th January 2021

We stock a wide range of air and kiln dried hardwoods and softwoods, including home grown, tropical and temperate species. We can saw to size; beams, boards, cladding and large dimension boards. We also offer American hardwoods, flooring and premium quality seasoned firewood logs....

Extension 21 Jan 2021

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25 January
Jan 25
25th January 2021

What a difference a week makes…The office extension is coming along leaps and bounds, hoping for completion end of March ...

Sunrise

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18 January
Jan 18
18th January 2021

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

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