FORT Builders’ Merchants – November 2021 update

FORT Builders’ Merchants

FORT Builders’ Merchants provides a comprehensive range of products, with a focus on quality and exceptional customer service – a friendly one-stop-shop for your building materials, timber supplies and associated equipment. Serving West Berkshire, South Oxfordshire and North Wiltshire, our knowledgeable team has over 40 years’ experience in the industry.

Our headquarters is based on the site of an Iron Age hill fort in Membury (hence our name), on the border of Berkshire and Wiltshire – visit us to browse our extensive range of goods and discuss your requirements with our friendly team of industry experts. In case you haven’t had the opportunity to visit the expanding FORT site at Membury yet, here’s a short video we’ve made to give you a quick armchair tour.  In-person tours can also be arranged: get in touch with us on 01488 505800 or

Creating an account with us is easy – simply download the application form in the footer of Once it’s completed and checked, you’ll be up and running on our online portal.

Can’t get to us? No problem. It’s easy to order your timber and building supplies remotely – just give us a call on 01488 505800 or email us on We can also deliver to customers across West Berkshire, North Wiltshire and South Oxfordshire.

November 2021 update

Special offers

  • 50mm Foil-Faced Rigid Insulation Board (1,200 x 2,400mm) – on offer at £19.99 + VAT.
  • 47mm x 100mm (2″x6″) UC3-C16 treated timber  in 4.8m lengths – on offer at £19.99/per length + VAT.

(For more information about timber products, see this link.)

To take advantage of these offers (order for which much be placed by 5pm on 30 November 2021), get in touch with any of FORT’s sales team on 01488 505800.

Paint service

We are seeing an increase in materials being sold for indoor jobs as the weather is turning. Here at FORT, we have a range of painting and decorating supplies and have the facility to mix paint on site and match a wide variety of colours, as well as access to specialist paints for all manner of applications.

Whether you’re touching up a radiator, decorating a bedroom, varnishing furniture or treating a gazebo, we at FORT have the right paint for your project. Please get in touch by calling 01488 505800 or emailing and one of our friendly sales team will happily assist you!


“I’ve been using FORT for a few months now and I can’t fault them. Always great customer service and they really do go the extra mile. Always good on price, I’ve stopped using other merchants completely.” (Tom Netherton)

“Absolutely top notch customer service. Can’t fault them. I’m not a building professional and the talked me through what I needed.” (Alun Rees)

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