CORONAVIRUS: Covid-19 an Update - 23/07/2020

Adhering to Government guidance around COVID-19, Wenban-Smith have taken the decision to re-open all our branches and offer all our normal services as of 1st June.

Our opening hours are Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm and Saturday mornings 8am to 12am.

To place an order send your enquiries to and someone will contact you. Our phone lines are very busy at the moment so this is the best and quickest method to place an order.

Sawn Hardwoods, Accoya and Sawn Joinery are available as normal with our existing product range. Also limited machining for customer orders is now available, but expect longer lead times.

If you wish to make a payment or speak to accounts, please call 01903 282931 or email

We will continue to review the Government advice as it is released, and provide safe conditions for our staff, customers and suppliers.

Welcome to Wenban-Smith

Wenban-Smith was established in 1876, and offer a vast range of timber and timber related products, everything from screws to spiral staircases.

We are the Sussex timber merchants that cares about quality. When you buy our products, you will find that we are committed to supplying a wide range of quality materials and products. Our love for timber, customer satisfaction and excellence in customer service is our number one priority and is our quality benchmark, ensuring that our customers come back to us time and time again.

Wenban's Workforce

About Us

At the heart of the company is an impressive mill boasting the very latest state-of-the-art-technology, allowing the manufacture of special run mouldings, and the quickest possible order-to-delivery times. As well as the products you would expect, Wenban-Smith has evolved to become the place to go for the more unusual items, and we always welcome enquiries that test our expertises, and extensive stock range. The commitment to you our customer, the love of wood, and the pursuit of excellence in customer service these are our quality benchmarks, which guarantee your satisfaction.