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Trade Card partners

What is trade cardTo give Trade Card holders the best choice, prices, service and distribution, BuildStore are partnered with some of the UK’s largest and best merchants, manufacturers and suppliers. Save on over 400,000 products for every stage of your build or project - these special benefits are only available when you pick up a Trade Card.

When you join the Trade Card scheme you will receive details of all the Trade Card partner offers and how to take advantage of them. Your Trade Card account manager and our regular communications programme will keep you up to date with discounts, savings, special offers and new partners.

This table shows a selection of partners and offers, a fuller partner list is given below.



Exclusive Trade Card member credit account

Higher Credit limit available

Special member benefits

Brill Sawmills Hardwood Flooring, Beams, Doors, Oak Windows     tick


Flooring, Carpeting



5% rebate


Full range of ethically sourced Sustainable Building Materials




Hire Station

Tool & Equipment Hire




PTS Plumbing, Heating and Sanitaryware tick tick tick

Rembrand Timber

Full range of timber products, from structure to finishings & kitchens, and a broad range of general building materials




Sheffield Insulation

Dry Lining Materials





Access to ,000's of independent and specialist merchant branches





Ventilation & Heat Recovery Systems




Total Home Environment

Offer design; supply and installation of central vacuum; heat recovery and heat pump ventilation systems




Wolseley group
Build Center
Plumb Center

Building Products Electricals, Tool Hire Heating,  Plumbing, Ventilation




National Builders Merchants

Build CenterBuild Center supplies all types of building materials through 230 branches nationwide. Their extensive range covers bricks, blocks and timber, as well as lightside materials including power tools, hand tools and personal protective equipment (PPE). Build Center also provides service through specialist branches, including timber, landscaping, architectural ironmongery and glass centers. Trade Card members receive exclusive trade prices and more.

Sustainable and efficient building materials from foundation to ridge.
ecomerchant Ecomerchant is a leading UK provider of sustainable building materials, renewable energy products and groundwork materials that will create healthier and more energy efficient homes, schools and workplaces. Established in 1998, the company has seen an increase in the demand for natural alternatives to many building materials and has developed a range of solutions and products that offer higher energy performance and building efficiency with minimal impact on the environment.

Ecomerchant’ s product range includes timber triple and double glazed windows, doors, timber frame buildings, air tightness membranes and tapes, construction materials, renewables and  on-site energy generation, Sunpipes, insulation- including structural and  render systems, drainage, water products above ground and in ground, rainwater harvesting, landscaping, geotechnical membranes, fabrics and gabions,  paints and finishes and much more. All Ecomerchant’s products are chosen for their ability to eliminate reduce or significantly improve environmental performance.

Ecomerchant’ s web site hosts a vast range of products supported by a wealth of information both general and  technical to help you decide what is best for you, most products are available to buy online. Ecomerchant’s knowledgeable and helpful staff will be happy price your enquiry, answer technical questions, take orders or provide quotations.

unimerUnimer, representing over 1,000 independent builders' merchants, is working with BuildStore Connections to supply building materials to all self-builders and home renovators across the UK.

Unimer merchants offer you a vast range of building materials at competitive prices (structural, timber, landscaping, plumbing & heating, kitchens, bathrooms, specialist products and much more) backed by superb knowledge and service from a local branch near you.


Regional Builders Merchants

J T Dove - branches in the North of England including Newcastle, Stockton, Bishop Auckland and Berwick.

Rembrand TimberRembrand Timber has been working with the self build sector for over 25 years, so whatever the style or scale of your self build or renovation project we can offer professional advice, personal support and most importantly significant cost savings on your materials.


Specialist Building Supplies

Sheffield InsulationsSheffield Insulations is the UK’s number one specialist distributor and one-stop shop for acoustic insulation, plasterboards, dry lining materials and related building products. They offer more than 50,000 brand name products from leading manufacturers. Trade Card members receive exclusive trade prices and can take advantage of specialist advice and SAP U-value calculations too.

Other Trade Card partners include , Hydro International, Nationwide Aggregates and Encon [Wolseley Group].

Heating, Plumbing & Ventilation

Climate CenterClimate Center's 95 branches offer a comprehensive range of air conditioning and refrigeration products. They can supply equipment, components, spares, accessories and tools. Trade Card members receive special trade prices.


Pipe CentrePipe Center is a specialist supplier of heating plant and pipe systems. With around 100 locations nationwide, Pipe Center's network offers a range of products including boilers, water heaters, radiators, pumps, and fire protection. Trade Card members receive exclusive trade prices.


Plumb CenterPlumb Center are the UK's leading plumbers merchants. Over 70,000 products are available at over 550 branches nationwide. Plumb Center supply products such as central heating equipment, plumbing, drainage, bathrooms and showers. Brands include Grohe, Twyford, Ideal Standard, Worcester and Myson. There are also over 30 dedicated Plumb Center Bathroom Showrooms across the UK. Trade Card members receive exclusive trade prices.


VillaventVillavent has over 40 years experience in ventilation, energy and environmental systems . They are the premier quality manufacturers of ventilation and Heat Recovery Systems in the UK. Heat recovery systems retain up to 90% of the heat within a house saving you money and it’s kinder to the environment too.


Total Home EnvironmentTotal Home Environment's objective is simple - to enable everyone to enjoy the benefits of a healthy home, sustainably and economically, whether an individual or a specifier. A healthy home contains fresh, filtered air, with no condensation, no stale air in the kitchen or bathrooms and no re-circulated dust, thanks to its heat recovery ventilation and central vacuum systems.


PTS - Plumbing Trade SuppliesPlumbing Trade Supplies supply an extensive range of plumbing, heating and sanitaryware products to a wide range of customers, offering quality and expertise through a growing nationwide network of nearly 300 branches.

With specialist staff and an unrivalled local level of service, PTS provide the highest quality products from leading manufacturers, with everything from a boiler to a kitchen sink. An extensive range of renewable energy products are now also stocked to offer an even wider choice of the latest technology. Trade cared members receive exclusive trade prices.

Equipment hire & purchase

Hire StationHire Station is one of the leading UK tool hire companies with 87 branches strategically located across the UK. Hire Station offer a speedy tool and equipment hire service. The extensive range of tools include security fencing, cement mixers, cleaning equipment, plant hire, power tools, scaffolding, gardening and sanding equipment. They are offering great value special package deals for Trade Card members.

Interior fixtures, fittings & decoration

Brill SawmillsBrill Sawmills, with over 30 years experience and expertise we have a unique and unrivalled understanding of Hardwood. Brill Sawmills offer you the complete Harwood solution. With our unrivaled experience and product knowledge you need look no further. Tapping into our international sourcing network will open up a whole new realm of possibilities and alternative solutions to your requirements.


Carpetright logoCarpetright offers Trade Card members a 5% post purchase rebate over and above any other discounts applying to flooring purchases on a tremendous range of carpets, laminate, vinyl flooring, rugs and doormats. Their staff are able to give you expert advice on choosing the right flooring, fitting and maintenance. Offering better prices than anyone else around guarantees that all customers will always receive supreme value.

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