The Board Store is a specialist supplier and distributor of various wood based board
products and hardware. We also offer cutting, edging and drilling services.

DURBANVILLE

T (021) 975 7353 / F (021) 975 7374
durbanville@theboardstore.co.za
c/o Lillie and Church Street, Durbanville
Mo-Fr: 08:00 – 17:00 / Sa: 08:00 – 13:00

RETREAT

T (021) 702 1317 / F (021) 702 1316
retreat@theboardstore.co.za
17 Bark Road, Retreat
Mo-Fr: 08:00 – 17:00/ Sa: 08:00 – 13:00

LANSDOWNE

T (021) 761 5881 / F (021) 761 5885
lansdowne@theboardstore.co.za
Flamingo Crescent, Lansdowne
Mo-Fr: 08:00 – 17:00 / Sa: 08:00 – 13:00

WOODSTOCK

T (021) 447 5243 / F (021) 447 2201
woodstock@theboardstore.co.za
211 Albert Road, Woodstock
Mo-Fr: 08:00 – 17:00 / Sa: 08:00 – 13:00

MONTAGUE GARDENS

T (021) 551 3060 / F (021) 551 3654
mgardens@theboardstore.co.za
6 Marconi Road, M/Gardens
Mo-Fr: 08:00 – 17:00 / Sa: 08:00 – 13:00

Besides our 5 stores, the Bulk Store supplies wholesalers and approved resellers. The stores can supply full packs, individual boards, half boards and in some instances quarter boards. We move stock between branches on a daily basis to best service our customer’s needs. We stock a wide range of boards across various types, thicknesses and sizes, but if we don’t have what you are looking for, we will try to source it for you.

SHOPFITTING COMPANIES | SET BUILDERS | DIY END USERS | BESPOKE FURNITURE MANUFACTURERS | INTERIOR & INDUSTRIAL DESIGNERS | KITCHEN CUPBOARD COMPANIES | EXHIBITION DISPLAYERS | CONSTRUCTION COMPANIES

Our Culture

With over 30 years of experience, we have a clear objective; To service our customer’s needs with efficiency, care and competitive pricing on quality products. We have an open door policy with our staff and customers and welcome any feedback that may help us to improve our working relationships and service. The business is built on sound values and high principles that flow through our day to day operations. Our business practices are transparent, fair and ethical. We have a unique culture of ‘caring’ in the business. We care about our customers and we care about our staff. At the end of the day we are dealing with people. We will go the extra mile to ensure that orders are delivered accurately and on time. Our staff are available to discuss and understand your needs and where possible to make informed decisions accordingly. We stand by our products in terms of quality.

IN OUR STAFF WE VALUE AND ENCOURAGE:

A Strong work ethic / A friendly approach / Complete trustworthiness / Sense of humour and fun

Problem solving, “can do” attitude / Sense of responsibility and follow through / Punctuality and attendance

Personal development and training

NO PROJECT IS TOO BIG OR TOO SMALL

We supply and service high volume bulk commercial cutting and edging projects through to DIY hobbyists

Products & Services

Technical data sheet available on request.

BAMBOO

Our architectural grade Bamboo boards are made of 100% rapidly renewable Bamboo and are exceptionally durable. They are square edged and can be cut, joined, machined, sanded and sealed using conventional wood working equipment. They are water resistant but we still recommend that you seal them for kitchen and bathroom applications. They are popular as counter tops as their surface is food safe and anti- bacterial.

USES INCLUDE:

Counter Tops | Furniture Manufacturing | Cupboards

3 types are available – Strand Woven, Horizontal Carbonized and Vertical Carbonized

SIZE: 2440 x 1220mm in 30mm.

Other thicknesses available on request.

INSULATION BOARDS

Also known as SOFTBOARD and is made up of wet felted wood fibres that are pressed together with heat, resulting in a light weight board that has excellent thermal and insulation properties.

USES INCLUDE:

Notice Boards | Acoustic Screens | Protective Packaging

SIZE: 2440 x 1220mm x 12mm.

VENEERS

Veneer refers to thin slices of genuine wood- normally thinner than 1mm that are glued onto panels, eg MDF, Chipboard and also onto solid timbers. They are popular for commercial and home use. We offer  panels in a variety of species- Pine, Sapele, Cherry, Maple, Oak, Pink Beech, White Beech and Walnut. Other species and thicknesses are available on request.

USES INCLUDE:

Doors | Furniture Manufacturing | Panelling

SIZE: 2750 x 1830mm x 16mm.

Other thicknesses available on request.

HARDBOARD

Hardboard is manufactured from highly compressed dense wood fibres, combined with natural timber resins. This strong and rigid board is a cost effective solution to certain construction needs. We supply it in brown and white.

USES INCLUDE:

Backers for kitchen and bedroom cupboards | Bottom of drawers | Packaging | Door Skins

SIZES:

BROWN: 2440 x 1220mm x 3.2mm and 6.4mm

WHITE:  2440 x 1220mm x 3.2mm; 2750 x 1830mm x 3.2mm; 2750 x 1220mm x 3.2mm.

PEGBOARD

This is hardboard with punched holes.

USES INCLUDE :

Notice boards | Garage/Tool organization.

SIZE: 2440 x 1220mm x 3.2mm.

 

 

MDF/SUPAWOOD

Raw MDF is a high grade, stable, composite material made from recycled wood fibres and resins that performs better than solid wood with respect to fire retardency and changes in heat and humidity. Its density, strength and versatility make it one of the most popular boards available for the domestic and commercial construction industry. It can be easily wrapped, painted, CNC routed and melamine papers, wood veneers, laminates and aluminium all adhere well to its smooth surface.

USES INCLUDE:

Domestic and Office furniture | Kitchen manufacturing | Wall panelling | Door skins | Moulding | Acoustic panelling | Partitioning | Shop fitting

SIZE: 2750 x 1830mm in 3, 6, 9, 12, 16, 18, 22, 30mm

Other sheets sizes available on request.

PLYWOODS

This is an engineered timber product made up of thin sheets of wood veneer that are layered and glued together to form a thicker, stronger and more flexible sheet. Each adjacent “ply” is at right angles to the one below, giving the ply its strength.

USES INCLUDE:

Furniture Projects- custom built bookcases, shelves, wardrobes etc | Sub floor on flooring projects | Boat Building | Mobile Home interiors | Cabinetry Carcassing | Outdoor Projects- garden shed, dog kennel, skateboard ramp etc

PINE: 4, 6, 9, 12, 18mm

COMMERCIAL/EXTERIOR: 3.6, 6, 9, 12, 18mm

MARINE: 4, 6, 9, 12, 18mm

BIRCH: 6, 9, 12, 15, 18mm

SHUTTER: 18, 21mm

SIZE: 2440 x 1220mm.

Other thicknesses available on request.

PLAIN CHIPBOARD

Also known as Particle Board is manufactured from wood chips that are ground and combined with resins in a heat press to produce a uniform smooth surface. Its structural strength and screw holding capabilities make it a practical and inexpensive option for the construction and furniture industry. A moisture resistant version of this board is also available.

USES INCLUDE:

Domestic and Office furniture | Shop fitting | Kitchen Manufacturing

SIZE: 2750 x 1830mm in 6, 9, 12, 16, 18, 22, 32mm

Other sheet sizes available on request.

LAMINATES

Formica High Pressure (HPL) laminate is manufactured by layering numerous sheets of resin impregnated paper together and subjecting them to high pressure and heat to form an exceptionally durable and homogenous surface. It is resistant to stains, moisture, heat and impact. The surface is easily washable and hygienic. The laminates are available as loose sheets or bonded to a substrate board. They are commonly used on Postform Tops.

Extensive designs and colours are available from the PG BISON, SONAE and MAX ON TOP ranges.

USES INCLUDE:

Work surfaces- home, office | Hospitals, schools | Doors Cubicles | Shop fitting

MELAMINE BOARDS

These boards are produced by bonding a melamine impregnated paper permanently onto either raw MDF or Plain Chipboard. This surface is impact, scratch, heat, stain and moisture resistant. Our double and single faced white boards are very popular and we also stock a wide variety of textured woodgrains, colours and other designs to suit your aesthetic requirements. PG BISON have introduced a range of high gloss range melamine boards in line with global trends.

We are able to supply any of the melamine boards in the PG BISON and SONAE NOVOLAM ranges.

USES INCLUDE:

Door and drawer fronts | Carcassing | Shelving | Shop fitting | Cupboards | Office furniture | Interior wall cladding | Partitioning

SIZE: 2750 x 1830mm in 9, 12, 16, 18, 22, 32mm

Other sheets sizes available on request.

OSB

Oriented Strand Board is produced by orienting resin coated wood flakes into 3 cross directional layers which are compressed into a high performance rigid panel. It is an exciting and versatile panel utilized widely in both domestic and commercial construction. It has excellent screw holding capabilities even close to the edges. It is aesthetically pleasing and can be used as is, but sanded surfaces may also be coated with paint, oil, wax or varnish. We stock OSB 3 with CONTIFINISH which has load bearing capabilities and is suited to humid conditions. It is an eco- friendly product with E1 (Formaldehyde free) and PEFC certifications.

USES INCLUDE:

Furniture production | Shop fitting | Crating | Packaging | Pallets | Display Material | Mezzanine Floors | Construction and sheathing of walls, floors and roof decking

SIZE: 2440 x 1220mm in 8, 12, 18mm.

Other thicknesses available on request.

MGO

Magnesium Oxide Boards are high performance, eco-friendly structural sheathing products for the construction industry. These boards contain Magnesium Oxide and other mineral elements with no toxic components and superior physical characteristics, including fire resistance (Class A), water resistance, insulation properties and an exceptional bonding surface. They are lighter, more flexible and stable than some traditional sheeting systems. They can be cut with traditional wood working equipment.

USES INCLUDE:

Walls and wall cladding | Partitioning | Roofing and Flooring construction | Tile Backing

SIZES: 2700 x 1200mm in 9, 12 mm,
2400 x 1200mm in 6, 16mm.

POSTFORM TOPS

Chipboard and a high pressure Formica laminate are the essential components of these high quality worktops. They are popular due to their durability and affordability and we offer a wide range of colour, style, matt or gloss finish to suit your needs. Squareline/tight radius tops are replacing the 180 degree and Delta tops in popularity. Visit one of our stores to view our full range and speak to one of our sales people should you require an alternative size, thickness or finishing style that we are able to make to order.

USES INCLUDE:

Kitchen Counter Tops | Office and desking | Shelving

SIZES:

Width: 600mm, 900mm

Length: 3600mm

SHELVING

Standard stock shelving available in:

1.8m and 2.7 m lengths: MDF/Supawood, Chipboard, White Melamine

1.8m and 2.4m lengths: Laminated Pine

EDGING

Our extensive range includes veneers, PVC and iron on in a variety of colours, thicknesses and species. Edging can be bought as a stand alone product or also be applied by us, should you require this service.

CUPBOARD DOORS

Made to order according to your specifications.

The Offcut Corner is constantly stocked with smaller sections of board and timber that may be suitable for your project

Our Suppliers

We have excellent longstanding relationships with both local and international board and hardware manufacturers in an effort to supply top quality at competitive pricing.

Hardware

We supply specialized and general hardware for solutions to your cabinetry and joinery needs. We are appointed distributors and stockists for GRASS. They manufacture premium quality movement systems, fittings and accessories, eg hinges, drawer runners, carousels, baskets, spice racks etc

SPECIALIZED HARDWARE
HANDLES
LOCKS
LATCHES
MOVEMENT SYSTEMS-HINGES
DRAWER RUNNERS etc

GENERAL HARDWARE
NAILS
SCREWS
ADHESIVES
SEALANTS
ALUMINIUM PROFILES/MOULDINGS
TIMBER MOULDINGS
CORNER BLOCKS
FASTENERS

Again, if we don’t have it in stock we will try to source it for you.

Machinery

We regularly update and replace our machinery in keeping with modern technology and world trends. Trusted local agents source and supply our equipment from leading European manufacturers. Our premium quality cutting and edging equipment ensures the highest level of accuracy and precision. We have on going preventative maintenance and servicing of all our equipment scheduled regularly to reduce breakdowns and keep the equipment operating at the levels of accuracy required.

We have regular blade sharpening protocols to ensure clean cutting. We only use new and resharpened blades and do not retip our blades.

Where you get more

DURBANVILLE
T (021) 975 7353

shaun@theboardstore.co.za

c/o Lillie and Church Street,

Durbanville

RETREAT
T (021) 702 1317

angelo@theboardstore.co.za

17 Bark Road,

Retreat

LANSDOWNE
T (021) 761 5881

gary@theboardstore.co.za

Flamingo Crescent,

Lansdowne

WOODSTOCK
T (021) 447 5243

brettb@theboardstore.co.za

211 Albert Road,

Woodstock

M/GARDENS
T (021) 551 3060

mico@theboardstore.co.za

6 Marconi Road,

M/Gardens

HEAD OFFICE

Flamingo Crescent, Lansdowne
gavin@theboardstore.co.za

FINANCE ADMIN
wayne@theboardstore.co.za

BULK SALES AND ENQUIRIES
davee@theboardstore.co.za

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