UK Business

UK Business

Gilmour and Aitken Ltd is based in Balloch, near Loch Lomond in Central Scotland.  We supply customers UK wide with quality joinery and construction hard/softwoods.  The directors travel extensively auditing supply base all over the world, particularly in Africa, Guyana and Malaysia where many of the tropical hardwoods originate.  We are extremely proud to do business in these remote and poor parts of the world and contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals through sustainable forestry.

Gilmour & Aitken is proud to serve a diverse range of customers throughout the UK.  Our team prides itself on ensuring they get exactly the product and specification required, on time.

Our customers trust us to supply superior quality timber and industry-leading advice and our team is always happy to help. With a knowledge base comprising five generations of timber industry experience and expertise, our advice can be an extremely valuable additional resource.

Our Joinery customers include:

  • Joinery manufacturers
  • Cabinet makers
  • Luxury kitchen manufacturers
  • Bespoke furniture makers
  • High end window and door manufacturers
  • Shop fitters
  • Machine shops

Our Constructional Hardwood customers include

  • Marine and Civil Engineers
  • Local Councils Sea Defence Schemes
  • Network Rail
  • National Framework Contractors
  • Ports and Harbours
  • Boat builders
  • Small civil and timber engineering companies
  • Windfarm and Decommissioning
  • Oil & Gas Industry

Our Local Trade and DIY Centre also offers a range of timber and timber based products.  Small orders of joinery hardwood can be ordered via the Trade Centre with 24 hours notice.

If you would like to place an order, discuss your project or your specific requirements, please call us on 01389 752333 or send an email to