About Us

Meeting Your Standards

Buildbase is one of the UK's fastest growing builders merchants. All of our branches are long established companies which have been serving local trades people for many years, with knowledge and experience to match. We believe strongly in understanding the needs of the trade professional and our business is developed specifically to meet those demands - massive stocks, top quality products, competitive pricing, reliable delivery, specialist staff and exceptional customer service.

Competitive Edge

Buildbase is part of Grafton Group plc, committed to the manufacture and distribution of building products. This huge buying potential ensures our ability to always offer the most competitive pricing to our customers.

Introducing Basics

To reinforce this commitment we have Basics.... our list of everyday products at market led prices.

Working Together

When you do business with Buildbase you will experience the friendly and efficient attitude of our staff. As part of our working philosophy we encourage a local branch approach to business which has developed as part of our long association with building professionals. Our aim is to work closely with our customers to help you succeed in a competitive market place. We are used to working to tight deadlines, helping you keep within budget and selecting appropriate products for the job. There's a great deal more for the builder at Buildbase.

Easy Collection

All Buildbase branches are easy to access, in convenient locations and have plenty of parking and loading space. Our extensive Sales counter facilities are supported by sales offices staffed by helpful experienced staff. Transactions are handled by using the latest computer technology ensuring that your waiting time is kept to a minimum.


At Buildbase we offer a range of delivery options from our same day service to direct delivery from the manufacturer. Providing the tradesman with an efficient and prompt delivery service, all aided by our fleet of crane unload delivery vehicles, reducing on-site time to a minimum.

Professional Accreditation

Buildbase are members of the BMF (Builders Merchant Federation) Industry Charter.

What does this mean for our customers?

Comprehensive and quality stocks
Value for money price structure
Prompt deliveries
Structured credit facilities
Helpful, efficient service Commitment to product, customer care and safety training
Technical advice from experienced teams
Prompt handling of enquiries

Buildbase is a trading division of Grafton Merchanting GB Ltd
Grafton Merchanting GB Limited, Head Office: Gemini One, 5520 Oxford Business Park South, Cowley, Oxford, OX4 2LL
Reg. in England No. 4725313 Member of Grafton Group plc. VAT Reg. No. GB 128 2526 76
Registered Office: Grafton Merchanting GB, PO Box 1586, Gemini One, John Smith Drive, Oxford Business Park South, Oxford OX4 9JF
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