Building Materials

Across Wallasey, the Wirral, and Liverpool

At Howells DIY, we are not just here for small-scale DIY jobs like fitting a bathroom cabinet or rehanging an interior door. We also stock the building materials you need to complete more ambitious construction projects. At our large DIY showroom on Rake Lane in Wallasey, you will find the very best in building supplies and materials, all at competitive prices. It’s no wonder that customers from across the Wirral and Liverpool – both private and trade – make us their one-stop solution for any building project.

High Quality

Building Materials and Supplies

As one of the Wirral’s leading building materials suppliers, we have much to offer our customers across the peninsula and beyond. Here are some of our most popular services…

Timber and Sheet Materials

on the Wirral

Good quality timber is a key component of any construction project, being used for everything from repairing a staircase or building a partition wall to house extensions, dormer loft conversions, and more. At Howells DIY, we have a wide selection of timber in various sizes and of various woods. We also have a ready supply of sheet materials, such as MDF, OSB, furniture boards, cladding, and more.

Insulation and Damp Proofing

on the Wirral

Applying a damp proof course is a popular DIY project, as is insulating a loft or wall cavity. At Howells DIY, we have all the building materials you need to perform these tasks. These include chemical foam injections, membranes and condensation control paints for your damp proofing projects. We also supply fibreglass insulation, both as rolls and sheet material, depending on your preference.

Aggregates and Sand

on the Wirral

Sand, gravel, crushed stone, and other aggregates are essential for a wide variety of building jobs. Whether being added to concrete to create a stronger mix, used as ballast for various groundwork jobs, or laid as a drainage bed beneath flagstones and decking, they have a multitude of uses. At Howells DIY, we can provide these key materials in volume, delivering them right to your door if needs be.

Concrete and Cement

on the Wirral

We sell a wide variety of binding material to our customers across the Wirral and Liverpool. We have a range of concretes and cements in permanent stock, as well as mortar, grout, floor screed, and similar products. Our in-shop staff are happy to offer their professional advice on which to choose if you are not certain, as well as the best ratio of ingredients for the job you have planned.

Gate Materials

on the Wirral

Custom domestic gates are among our most popular building materials. Available in wooden, metal, or a combination of both, they come with everything you need to build and install eye-catching and effective gates on your property. We also offer an installation service for anybody who needs assistance to do so. Check out our Home Services page elsewhere on this page for more information.

Your Local DIY Specialists

on the Wirral

We have been selling high quality building materials from our store on Rake Lane for over four decades, making us one of the region’s longest-serving DIY shops. In that time, Howells DIY has earned an impressive reputation for both the quality of our building materials and the expertise of our in-store staff. Our store is easily accessible by customers across the Wirral and Liverpool, and benefits from free parking.

Get in Touch

For all your building material needs in Wallasey, the Wirral, and Merseyside, contact your local paint specialists. Call Howells DIY today.