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New Jap cedar and NZ Western red cedar in stock for 2021. Blackwood flooring is in stock and ready for dispatch.

We have really good stocks now of japanese cedar panelling and sarking. NZ western red cedar is being sawn at the moment.

Blackwood flooring is getting well known as a fantastic flooring product. We have kiln dried flooring here ready for your project.

SawmillDirect Christmas shutdown.

Sawmill Direct is closed from 23rd December until Friday 29th January. For urgent orders and quotes please phone our office manager Alice Blacktopp 027 858 6972. Have a safe and happy xmas break!

Blackwood flooring range extended with 12mm solid overlay.

We are now producing solid backwood overlay flooring in the popular 12mm thickness, 2 widths 84mm and 130mm. Clean heart and clean colour available.

Post lockdown update…. Yes we are up and running, dispatching as normal.

The lockdown has been and gone, hopefully for good. We are a long established and well funded business with good stock levels ready to go!

Miro flooring now available…

Miro is a lighter alternative to rimu, matai or blackwood. It is a close relative of rimu and available in 130*19, 84*19, feature grade or colour clears grade.

New stock in for 2020.

We have just received our new Jap cedar paneling stock back from the machine shop, along with new 130mm kahikatea paneling. Beautiful light coloured native timber that will add an exclusive touch to your new home.

Sawmill Direct Xmas break…..

Sawmill Direct will be closed from Wednesday 18th December for the Christmas break. We will be opening again on Monday 13th January. Thanks to all our clients and log suppliers during the last year. Have a safe and happy xmas!

November update….

Jap cedar: This popular product should be back in stock by the end of the month.
Blackwood: We have lots of flooring in stock and ready to go, along with a new 130*9mm TGV reversible panel product.
We are now also producing blackwood flooring in a 12mm solid overlay. This gives a clean heart or colour floor at a much reduced price.

Feature grade Blackwood flooring is still currently on special….

September Update….

New blackwood flooring and furniture stock is coming out of the kilns every week this month. Feature grade TG end matched flooring is currently on special and is the lowest price it has ever been. Jap cedar stocks are very low but new stocks should be available in October.

New Blackwood flooring and Jap cedar paneling in stock and selling fast.

Our new Blackwood flooring product is back in stock. We have good stock levels of blackwood with 3 grades and 2 sizes available for immediate dispatch. Toll calls in here picking up for nationwide delivery every Tuesday and Thursday.