James Latham is one of the UK’s largest independent distributors of timber, panels and decorative surfaces.
With a history reaching back over 260 years, Lathams have always been innovators and are consistently pushing the boundaries of materials selection. From origins in timber products, panels and doors, the range extends to decorative laminates, veneers, thermoplastics, acrylics, timber cladding, mouldings, acrylic stone surfaces, special doors, flooring and decking.
With branches throughout the UK and Ireland, Lathams work with merchants and distributors, construction professionals, designers, architects and more, enabling the most demanding designs and construction projects to become a reality. Lathams’ investment in its portfolio ensures that you stay at the forefront of the latest and greatest innovations in materials.
Lathams now has its own specialist, dedicated specification team, which focuses on servicing the architectural and design sector. Lathams portfolio includes some of the most recognised decorative panel and timber brands in the world including Accoya, Decospan, Egger, Flamebreak, HI-MACS, Kronospan, KYDEX, Medite Tricoya Extreme, Moralt, SmartPly, Teknos Coatings, Valchromat, Lumin, WISA Birch Plywood and XyloCleaf.
To be inspired and to gain a greater understanding of the Lathams extensive product portfolio, you can visit the company’s YouTube channel. This includes detailed product overviews and a behind the scenes look at their showroom.
Lathams also have two showrooms in the UK, at the Business Design Centre, London or Tib Street, Manchester. While they are closed during Covid-restrictions, appointments can be booked for virtual consultation sessions.
Lathams are members and supporters of the Timber Trade Federation and were the first signatories to their Responsible Purchasing Policy. The company has a strong environmental policy with all depots being Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) and Programme for the Endorsement of Forest Certification (PEFC) schemes.
For details about your local depot or to contact head office visit: www.lathamtimber.co.uk/contact-us