London hardwood importer C Blumsom Ltd has opened a user-friendly retail outlet at its Barking premises.

The Timber Centre, aimed at both consumers and trade customers, displays a range of solid hardwood flooring and Ekowood engineered flooring, mouldings, plus wood adhesives and finishes.

It is located at Blumsom’s River Road wharf and moulding mill, where a wide range of temperate and tropical hardwoods are stocked.

Kevin Taylor, who has been responsible for managing the successful growth of the retail side of the business, is the new director of the Timber Centre.