In reclamation yards, you can acquire natural stone, slate, bricks or timber for construction projects which need an authentic appearance, for smaller tasks replacing damaged or missing items or where you wish to be more eco-friendly by up-cycling raw materials. You can visit our reclamation yard in Staffordshire, or you can pick and purchase on our website. When you find the reclaimed materials you have been looking for you can have them delivered anywhere in the UK. If you are looking for specific reclamation please call us on 01782 790 576 and one our team will be happy to help.
Older buildings can have wonderful content, for example, wood supports, metallic features and a lot of brick. If this type of material is maintained properly, it can be reused in new or older houses as well as repairing fine old buildings. An aged or period house looks so much better when genuine material, matching the actual time period, is used as opposed to modern day materials.
For that reason, the first choice when you are conducting repair work really should be a reclamation yard. If restoring an “old property”, period home or listed/graded construction, then a reclamation yard may have the types of materials you need to complete the project with legitimate components that are consistent with the property.
Exactly where do our supplies originate from?
Jim Wise Reclamation is a sister business of Jim Wise Demolition. We are probably the largest and most dependable demolition contractors in the UK. We complete a huge number of demolition projects, in any given year. including numerous architectural structures full of amazing resources that can be reused. As we are the contractor and demolition project manager, we can ensure that only the best material is rescued, and make certain we then pass the highest quality materials to Jim Wise Reclamation for sale to trade and the public.
We have a large inventory of reclaimed brick. Largely from across the North West in the United Kingdom and so we have many common colours from that region. We have numerous obscure coloured bricks and with the collection and cleaning of these bricks being performed by one business, they’re of the highest quality.
Reclaimed Tiles & Slates
A lot of roof tiles and pantiles used on roofing are no longer manufactured. Modern day techniques for mass manufacturing tiles with machine production means there are millions of roofing tiles being used in the UK where the roofing tile has now been discontinued. When substitutes are needed, the homeowner has very few alternatives – perhaps replace all of the tiles which is very costly or locate used and aged roof tiles or slates which is a much cheaper option. Jim Wise Reclamation has a large number of diverse tiles, slates and pantiles in stock and we will do our best to match your requirements. We have in excess of One Million tiles and slates available
We understand how tough it can be to find the appropriate brick and tile match for older properties and we stock hundreds of assorted sizes, colours and age. Bricks and tile matching is not as easy as some people believe.
So simply send us a picture, of what you are wanting to match up along with the measurements and amount needed. We’ll check our stock and demolition sites for a perfect match. We will then e-mail back photos with the price and quantities available.
Reclaimed Natural Stone
People use reclamation natural stone for setting up new floor surfaces for a bathroom or kitchen area, or for the patio; they can be used for constructing a new wall structure or edges around the garden or even for constructing new buildings. By visiting a reclamation yard you can see precisely what they have got available and also the prices; allowing you to decide on the type of stone, slate or solid timber you want to buy.
Making use of reclamation natural stone to style and furnish your home and its surrounding area is definitely an affordable, as well as sensible choice for every homeowner. When you go to a reclamation yard, you’ll be able to search through a large number of different merchandise you could make use of anywhere in your home, both inside and outdoors. Jim Wise Reclamation give you the option of choosing and purchasing our reclaimed stone online and having it delivered.
Making use of reclaimed stone means that you can match your current stone in or around your house or property or use it to build a new construction that is instantly “aged” and in keeping with the rest of the property. As well as a cost saving against the equivalent new materials, utilising reclaimed resources is better for the environment.
Where can I use Reclaimed Stone?
You will find plenty of places at your home where reclamation stones may be placed. They can be positioned in a garden or courtyard. They may be used to restore walls or to build new structures – creating a natural and matching colour and style from the day they’re laid.
The possibilities are unlimited, so we suggest going to a reclamation yard to totally understand the options available to you.
A long time before bricks were used, UK houses and walls were constructed with sandstone. Each block was produced by hand by skilled stonemasons. Because of the beauty of this natural stone, there’s been an upsurge in its use in recent times. We supply and sell local stone, and have a huge stock of “Cheshire Red” and “Macclesfield stone”, and we are able to typically source colours and stone to fit your local community.
Reclaimed Wall Copings
We stock an enormous stock of wall copings of most shapes and pitches in the most often used materials of clay, sandstone or concrete.
Reclaimed Solid Oak Beams
Almost all of our oak wood beams are recovered and reclaimed from English barns and period homes. We market our beams separately and they are all charged according to their cubic feet. They are stored in a dry and secure “shed” guaranteeing they continue to be of the optimum quality.
Reclaimed Solid Oak Mantels
In addition to oak beams, you will find a large supply of oak mantels which are starting to be extremely popular as lintels above log burners. An oak wood mantel produces an ageless feature in almost any room that’s pleasing to the eye.
Reclaimed Timber Flooring
We’re able to resource a variety of reclaimed flooring for your property or workplace which include Victorian pine, English and French solid oak floors, parquet floors and maple strips. We offer all of this flooring in several lengths and thickness. The flooring is perfect if you want to lay a floor that looks hundreds of years old or could be sanded and cleaned to create a new floor of the highest quality.
Reclaimed York Stone Pavers
York stone is commonly seen in heritage urban areas, in places of worship and mills. Our reclaimed York stone is over a hundred years old and when put down it has the legitimateness of its mature years.
Reclaimed Quarry Tiles
One of our most in demand selling items is our reclaimed quarry tiles. Every tile is assessed to ensure it is not chipped or damaged. Whether you are replacing a damaged tile or laying a “new floor” we’ve got the highest quality reclaimed tiles you will need.
Reclaimed Cobbles & Setts
Cobbles were utilised throughout the United Kingdom to pave the streets of the nation in Georgian and Victorian periods. As a result of the depth and quality of the cobbles, they are ideal for constructing colourful driveways and edging in landscapes.
Jim Wise Reclamation are passionate about re-using the highest quality resources of yesteryear. In the event you require any recycled building materials or reclaimed bricks in the UK, please make contact with us on 01782 790 576. From our reclamation yard in Staffordshire, we are able to supply the whole of the UK with a delivery service available. Alternatively, you can browse our website to look at the materials we have in stock, ordering and arranging delivery online.