Oak Timber

At The Timber Group, we pride ourselves on offering a wide range of high-quality Oak products that cater to retail customers, DIY enthusiasts, and trade professionals. Our selection of Oak products are designed to meet all your garden landscaping and home improvement needs. Explore our selection of Oak products online and discover the types of Oak products available to order from our timber merchant branches.

Oak Products Available Online

100 x 200mm Fresh Sawn European Oak Sleeper 2.4m

Oak Sleepers

Perfect for a variety of landscaping projects:

Garden edges
Raised flower beds
Retaining walls
Garden furniture bases

Sawn Oak Post

Oak Posts

Ideal for multiple applications, including:

Car ports

Oak Products Available to Order In-Branch

For customers seeking more specific Oak products, we can offer a range of Oak timber, including Oak machined to order. Visit or contact your local timber merchant branch to discuss your project with our expert team, who will be able to assist you further. Popular Oak items include:

Home Improvement Essentials

Oak Shelves
Oak Skirtings
Oak Architraves
Oak Windowboards and window frames

Outdoor Enhancements

Oak Decking
Oak Cladding
Oak Fencing

Why Choose Oak Timber

Oak is a well-established timber material admired for its numerous exceptional qualities. Here's why Oak stands out as an excellent choice for your projects:

  • Strength and Durability - Oak is renowned for its remarkable strength and durability, making it perfect for both structural and decorative applications. Whether you’re building garden retaining walls or creating structural beams, Oak timber ensures lasting stability and resilience.

  • Versatility - Oak is incredibly versatile, suitable for a wide range of uses. From landscaping elements like sleepers and posts to interior features such as shelves and skirtings, Oak adapts to various design needs. Its ability to be machined and finished in different ways further expands its application potential.

  • Resistance to Decay and Pests - Oak’s natural resistance to decay and pests makes it an excellent choice for outdoor applications. It can withstand harsh weather conditions and resist damage from insects, ensuring your structures and decorative elements remain intact and beautiful for years.

  • Easy Maintenance - Oak requires maintenance to keep its appearance and integrity. Regular cleaning and occasional treatment with oils or sealants are usually enough to maintain its beauty and durability. This low maintenance aspect makes Oak a practical and cost-effective choice for many applications.

  • Everlasting Style - Oak is a classic choice that adds everlasting style to any project. Its popularity and use in building and furniture-making remained strong for centuries. Investing in Oak products means choosing materials that will never go out of style and will continue to add value to your property.

Oak Beams in a house

Frequently Asked Questions Regarding Oak

What is Oak Timber?

Oak timber is wood sourced from oak trees, known for its strength, durability, and attractive grain patterns. It is widely used in construction, furniture making, and various other applications due to its resilience and aesthetic appeal.

Where to Buy Oak Timber?

You can buy Oak timber from The Timber Group. As a leading timber merchant, we offer a wide range of Oak products available both online and in-branch. Shop online for Oak sleepers and Oak posts, or visit one of our branches to discuss custom orders for planed Oak, including shelves, skirtings, decking, and more. Our knowledgeable staff are here to help you find the perfect Oak products for your project.

What Are the Benefits of Using Oak Timber?

Oak timber offers numerous benefits, including exceptional strength, durability, and natural beauty. Its resistance to decay and pests makes it ideal for both indoor and outdoor use. Additionally, Oak timber is versatile and requires minimal maintenance, making it a practical and timeless choice for various applications.

How Do I Maintain Oak Timber Products?

Maintaining Oak timber products is simple and involves regular cleaning to remove dirt and dust. For outdoor Oak products, applying a suitable wood preservative or oil periodically will help protect the wood from the elements and enhance its natural beauty. Indoor Oak furniture may benefit from occasional polishing.

Can Oak Timber Be Used Outdoors?

Yes, Oak timber is excellent for outdoor use due to its natural resistance to decay and insects. It is ideal for applications such as decking, fencing, pergolas, and garden furniture. However, treating the wood with a suitable preservative can further enhance its longevity and durability in outdoor settings.

What Types of Oak Products Are Available?

We offer a wide range of Oak products, including:
Oak Sleepers - Ideal for garden edges, planters, steps, raised flower beds, retaining walls, and furniture bases.
Oak Posts - Suitable for fencing, beams, pergolas, arbours, car ports, gateposts, trellises, and structural supports.
Custom Planed Oak - Available in-branch for shelves, skirtings, architraves, windowboards, decking, cladding, and custom furniture.

How Long Does Oak Timber Last?

Oak timber is highly durable and can last for decades, even centuries, with proper care and maintenance. Its natural resistance to decay and pests contributes to its longevity, making it a valuable investment for both indoor and outdoor projects.

Explore our range of Oak products to experience the unmatched quality and beauty of Oak. Whether you're shopping online or visiting us in-branch, The Timber Group is here to provide you with the finest Oak materials for your next project.

Did You Know?

The Timber Group has 6 timber merchant branches suppling Oak timber throughout London and the South East. These branches can be found in:

To find your nearest timber merchant please use our Branch Locator

Useful Information

If there is an Oak timber product you would like that you cannot find on our website, please contact your local timber merchant branch who will be able to assist you further.

At The Timber Group we also have a wide selection of other timber products available to order online, for delivery and collection:

Details on all our Timber Merchant branches can be found below or on our branch locator.



Phone Number


Ascot Crown Est Yard off Swinley Rd, SL5 8AZ +44 (0)1344 874 137 ascot@thetimbergroup.co.uk
Clapham Timber Mill Way, Gauden Rd, SW4 6LY +44 (0)20 7720 9494 clapham@thetimbergroup.co.uk
High Wycombe 27 Victoria Street, HP11 2LT +44 (0)1494 521 421 highwycombe@thetimbergroup.co.uk
Hoddesdon Riverside Sawmill, Geddings Rd, EN11 0NT +44 (0)1992 460 000 hoddesdon@thetimbergroup.co.uk
Maidstone Unit 3 Aerodrome Est, Detling, ME14 3HU +44 (0)1622 738 246 maidstone@thetimbergroup.co.uk
Poole 480-488 Ringwood Road, BH12 3LY +44 (0)1202 735 735 poole@thetimbergroup.co.uk