Building Materials

Lawsons is one of the largest builders merchants in the South East, with branches across London, Essex, Sussex, Hertfordshire, Surrey, Berkshire, and Bedfordshire. We offer the full range of building materials any tradesman or DIYer needs to complete a job – from decorating supplies and ironmongery to give a room a quick refresh, through to cement, aggregates, bricks, and roofing supplies so you can find everything you need for a house build.

We pride ourselves on offering all the building supplies you need in a single place, so you don’t need to call round different business for numerous quotes. Our size means we have huge purchase power, offering you excellent savings on a range of building materials and products.

Buy Building Materials from Lawsons

Lawsons offers quality that you can trust while saving you time on your building job. Buy from us to:

  • Save time on getting quotes and sourcing building materials
  • Find all of the products you need in one place
  • Use quality products you can rely on
  • Get your building materials delivered quickly – order online or over the phone for kerbside delivery
  • Get expert advice and support
  • Make the most of our trade accounts for fast ordering and excellent prices

Supply shortages can lead to project delays and lost future business – we always have key items in stock and offer you the option of bulk ordering your essential items so that you’re never caught short. Our trade card holders enjoy exclusive discounts and deals, but aren’t limited to their local branch – you can buy your building materials anywhere across the South East and enjoy the same quality and price.

Order Online, Over the Phone, or on Our App

We know that coming into a branch or calling us isn’t always convenient, that’s why we offer so many options for ordering you materials. You can download our app to place orders on your phone or order online by looking through the categories below. 

Building Materials

Cement & Aggregates

Hanson cements are ideal for general purpose concreting and for applications where there are specialised requirements such as early strength, cold weather working and sulphate resistant. We stock large volumes of building aggregates in both mini bags and bulk bags.

Buy Cement / Buy Aggregates

Drylining & Plasters

Lawsons stock standard plasterboard, moisture check, fire check, sound check, vapour check and thermal check plasterboard.  All branches keep Thistle Multi-Finish, Thistle Bonding, and Thistle Hardwall.

Buy Drylining & Plasters

Bricks & Blocks

We offer a range from well-known brands, whether you are matching existing brickwork or selecting for a new build, Lawsons can fulfill your requirements. We also stock a range of dense concrete, lightweight aggregate and aerated blocks - the right solution whatever project you're working on.

Buy Bricks / Buy Blocks


Lawsons stock a wide range of concrete lintels manufactured with a steel reinforcement, a range of steel cavity lintels and box lintels.


Buy Lintels

Wall Ties & Fixings

Lawsons wall ties are used in cavity walls to tie the internal and external walls of bricks or blocks together. They are placed in the cavity wall during construction and span the cavity. The ends of the tie are designed to lock into the mortar joint.

Buy Wall Ties & Fixings

Damp Proof Course (DPC)

A damp proof course (DPC) is a physical barrier between two layers of bricks or blocks to prevent dampness penetrating through capillary action. Lawsons stock a wide range of damp proof course products offering you the right solution whatever your project.

Buy Damp Proof Course (DPC)

Drainage & Groundworks

We stock Hunter plastic drainage. Hunter offers a comprehensive range of high quality drainage systems to overcome the most complicated drainage layout. They are economical, strong and are easy to install. We also stock DPC's, DPM's reinforcement mesh and manhole covers.

Buy Drainage & Groundworks
Insulation Products

Insulation Products

Lawsons supply a full range of insulation materials to suit all building applications. From Cavity Insulation to Thermal Sheathing we’re sure we have what you’re looking for! Shop our full range now!

Buy Insulation Products
Roofing Products

Roofing Products

Lawsons supply a full range of roofing materials to suit all building applications, From Roofing Felts to Roof Windows we’re sure we have what you’re looking for! Shop our full range now!


Buy Roofing Products
Building Chemicals

Building Chemicals

Lawsons stock a comprehensive range of general building chemicals, from Sealants to Adhesives we are sure you will find what you’re looking for at a great price!


Buy Building Chemicals
Decorating Products

Decorating Supplies

Lawsons offer a comprehensive range of decorating materials, bringing you an excellent range of professional paints, and accessories. We stock a variety of the top and specialist paint brands including Dulux, Leyland, Crown, McPherson Sandtex and Hammerite. We can offer an on site paint mixing facility which can produce literally hundreds of different shades and colours!

Buy Decorating Supplies
Ironmongery Fixtures Fittings

Ironmongery, Fixtures & Fittings

Lawsons offer a competitive range of ironmongery products that are not only stylish and attractive but also secure, substantial and built to last for many years to come!


Buy Ironmongery, Fixtures & Fittings


Lawsons have a range of branded hand and power tools in all branches. We sell top UK brands such as Stanley, Dewalt, Ox, Bosch, Makita and Irwin Tools with our policy to sell high quality products from brands that you know and trust.

Buy Tools
Plumbing and Heating

Plumbing and Heating

Based at our Camden Branch in London N7, our plumbing and heating department stock a huge range of plumbing and heating products from copper tube and boilers to radiators and fittings.


Buy Plumbing and Heating

Block & Beam Flooring

Lawsons can supply block & beam flooring directly to your building site. Block & beam flooring provides a quick and economical solution for most structural flooring situations, both at ground and upper floor levels. This type of flooring is also suitable for refurbishment contracts.

Buy Block & Beam Flooring

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