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The Day Countryfile Came to Visit

The Day Countryfile Came to Visit After numerous phone calls and fact checking the day finally arrived. Everyone at Ashwells was thrilled that the BBC had decided to feature our company on a nationally [...]

Neptune’s Back Garden

Neptune’s Back Garden The customer wanted the materials to have the texture qualities of something that had been in contact with the sea Imagine a 16 m x 400 x 400mm Greenheart Pile, the [...]

Reclaimed Pitch Pine Fenders

Reclaimed Pitch Pine Fenders Pitch Pine grows in America; it grows over a wide geographical area-from central Maine to New York to South Carolina. It gained its name due to it being a major source of pitch and [...]

Ashwells Timber Ltd: Awarded Best Of Houzz 2017

Over 40 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Improvement and Design Professionals in the UK and Around the World January 18, 2017 – Ashwell Timber Ltd has won “Best Of Customer Service” on Houzz®, [...]

Railway sleepers

Railway sleepers Were originally used in the construction of the nation’s railway network. Reclaimed sleepers were obtained when railway lines were upgraded or renovated.  However there are a wide range of different types [...]

Monkey’s Need Structure!

Monkey's Need Structure! We were approached by Tracey Lee; Team Leader for the ‘Mammal South’ section at London Zoo, who informed us ZSL (Zoological Society of London), had decided to create an enclosure [...]

A Well-Travelled Timber!

A Well-Travelled Timber! We recently visited Yosemite National Park in the Sierra Nevada Mountains of California. As many people before us, we were blown away by the size of the Giant [...]