All our timber is pretreated in bulk by the TANALITH process. It is placed in a sealed pressure chamber and the air pumped out, the chamber is then flooded with water-borne preservative. The valves all closed and the chamber is pressurised and maintained at high pressure for several hours. The chamber is then emptied and the timber left to drain. After a drying period the preservative becomes 'fixed' in the grain and the wood is now permanently, totally protected against all rot and insect attack. It requires no further treatment whatever to maintain protection although colour stains may be applied if desired. The specification we use for our treatment is that used by the Department of Transport for motorway fencing. The life expectancy of the timber is in excess of 25 years, it is clean to the touch, odourless, non-oily and will not stain other materials. There is no risk to humans, animals, plants or foodstuffs. As the preservative is already impregnated into the timber you will not have the labour or potential danger of hand- applied remedies. There are much cheaper preservatives and application systems available but no other method achieves complete, permanent protection.  

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Vent Mesh:

Towing Skids:

Imported softwood 50 x 38 mm PAR
Imported softwood 19 mm machined tongued and grooved shiplap
12 mm Canadian or Scandanavian exterior grade plywood covered with 40 Kg polyester mineral surface felt to BS 747. 'Onduline' corrugated sheet option available - ask for quotation.
19 mm tongued and grooved boards on 50x38 mm frames.
25 mm square galvanised Weldmesh.
All nails, bolts, screws, hinges etc. are galvanised to the relevant British Standard.
All timber is treated by the TANALITH pressure treatment system to give a maintenance-free life in excess of 25 years.
75x75 mm tanalised softwood fitted with galvanised eyebolts


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We try to keep our prices as stable as possible but inreases are inevitable from time to time. If there is an increase between the date of your order and its delivery, we will generally honour the price at order. We always confirm the details and price of your order as well as the approximate delivery date.

All our prices include Value Added Tax and the cost of delivery. Customers in other countries of the EEC who are registered will not be charged Tax providing their VAT number is quoted AT THE TIME OF ORDERING

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Please note that all dimensions quoted are approximate. As a result of continuous development dimensions may vary slightly from time to time. If any dimension is critical to your application, please contact us before ordering to check.

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Your order will be acknowledged quoting a delivery week, if you require a more accurate date or time, please contact us on the Friday before delivery is planned.

Please try and give us as much notice as possible, we will always try and fit in with your schedule.

We are only able to erect your building when delivering with our own transport. During busy periods we sometimes use haulage contractors for some of our deliveries and the delivery time for erected units can take a week or two longer.

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Rollaway nestboxes are available for the Conwy and Glaslyn units to simplify collection and ensure clean eggs. They are designed to gently deliver the eggs to the rear of the box.


Conwy: £108
Glaslyn 50: £136
Glaslyn 100: £272
Glaslyn 150: £408
Glaslyn 200: £544

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If you are considering the very large breeds, you may require increased height to nestboxes and popholes.

14 in. pophole clearance in lieu of 10 in, £16 extra
16 in. high nestboxes in lieu of 12 in. £23 extra

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3 Metres long. Made from high-quality polypropylene rope with a breaking strain in excess of 2 tonnes. The ends are spliced on to stainless hooks which clip on the eyes of the towing skids. After moving the unit, the rope can be removed and stored indoors keeping it clean, dry and pleasant to handle when next required. Price is £40 inc. VAT

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Liners are made from heavy gauge polythene to fit the units, the corners are reinforced and fitted with large brass eyelets so that cord or baler twine can be attached if required. Liners are easy to fit and remove for cleaning by hosing. A suitable litter should be used (sawdust, shavings, peat, woodchippings etc.) and you may wish to use the spent litter on your compost heap. The liner will give long service and replacements are always available by post.

Can be ordered separately by post.

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Towing skids are the ideal method to support and move a poultry house. They are made from 75x75 mm or 75x50 mm tanalised timber according to unit, incorporate heavy galvanised towing eyes and have a number of advantages over wheels:

They are robust and long-lasting
They do not require maintenance
They do not sink in soft ground conditions, the load is spread evenly over a large area
They are easy to move by hand on the smaller units and by small tractor or ride-on mower on the larger ones.
They give proper support to the structure which will extend its life.

Skids are priced with the individual units

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Any contract of sale between this company and a customer will be subject to these conditions and the placing of an order with this company shall be deemed to be an acceptance by the customer of these conditions. Any terms or conditions appearing in any document issued by the customer shall have no effect. No variation of any of these conditions shall be binding on this company unless expressly accepted by this company in writing.

PRICE. Prices to be charged will be those ruling at the date of the despatch of the material, unless otherwise stated. Prices given in any quotation are those ruling at the date of the quotation and are given for guidance only. All prices are subject to alteration without notice.

PAYMENT. Unless otherwise stated in the contract, payment is due prior to delivery

DELIVERY The rate or time of delivery in relation to any consignment or series of consignments is estimated as accurately as possible. This company will do its best to meet the requirements of the customer as to time of delivery as specified in the customer's enquiry but no guarantee or warranty as to time of delivery or rate of deliveries is given or implied.

DELIVERIES TO SITES Where customers request deliveries to sites on or by a specific date, this company will do its best to meet such requirements but the company cannot give any guarantee nor can any claims be accepted on account of late deliveries. This is because our transport service, although normally reliable, is subject to various contingencies beyond our control, including road and weather conditions, breakdowns, accidents, delay in unloading at customer's premises, etc. Furthermore, we are sometimes in the hands of outside transport contractors over whom we do not have direct control. Customers are strongly advised, therefore, not to send labour to sites without first ensuring that the goods have been delivered to the desired location.

DAMAGE OR LOSS IN TRANSIT This company will not accept responsibility for material damage or lost in transit, unless this company is notified of the complaint in writing, within three days of the receipt, by the customer of the consignment in respect of which damage or shortage is alleged and an adequate opportunity is given for inspection of the material. In the case of non-delivery of a complete consignment notification must be made in writing within 21 days of the date shown on the advise or delivery note. In any event the liability of this company in respect of material damage or loss in transit , shall be limited to the cost of replacement of the loss or damaged material and in the case of damaged goods shall be the subject to such goods being returned to this company at the risk and expense of the customer.

DEFECTIVE MATERIAL (a) This company shall not be liable to the customer for any consequential or special loss or damage or any loss of profit suffered by the customer by reason of any defect or errors in quality or measurement of goods supplied. (b) Any goods returned to this company by the customer at its own expense within seven days of the receipt, thereof by the customer, and which are found on examination by this company to be defective in quality or measurements will be replaced by this company free of charge but that will be the limit of this company's liability.

CUSTOMERS MATERIAL If this company agrees to carry out work on customer's own material, or to store customers goods after an invoice has been presented for the goods. Such material or goods will be held at the customer's risk and this company will not be responsible for the damage by accident, fire, flood, deterioration or any other cause.

GUARANTEES AND WARRANTIES Any condition warranty guarantee or statement as to the quality of any material or its fitness for any purpose whether express or implied by statute by the common law or by any custom of trade or otherwise is hereby excluded unless given expressly in writing by this company.

CANCELLATION Under no circumstances may an order be cancelled except on terms to be agreed in writing with this company.

FORCE MAJEURE If the manufacture or delivery of any material ordered by the customer, shall be prevented or delayed, directly or indirectly by fire, weather conditions, war (whether formerly declared or not) civil disturbance, strikes, industrial dispute or shortage of materials, or by any other cause outside the complete control of this company. This company shall be entitled to extend the period for the delivery of the materials for such reasonable period as may in the opinion of the company be sufficient to enable the delivery to be made. If this company does so elect, the buyer shall not be entitled to cancel the contract nor to receive any compensation of the resultant delay.

DELIVERY BY INSTALMENTS Where under the terms of any contract delivery of material to a customer is made by instalments whether in accordance with a pre-arranged programme or not the following provisions shall apply. (a) This company shall be entitled, without prejudice to any other right to terminate the contract or to suspend further deliveries thereunder in any of the following events. (i) If any sum due and payable to this company by the customer is unpaid (ii) If the customer shall without due cause have failed to take delivery of any goods (iii) If the customer has failed to provide any letter of credit bill of exchange or other security required by the contract (iv) If the customer becomes insolvent, or goes into liquidation, whether voluntary or compulsory, (except a voluntary liquidation for the purpose of amalgamation or reconstruction only) or has a Receiver appointed, or if the customer is an individual or a partnership, has entered into any arrangement with his or their creditors or has had a receiving order in bankruptcy made against him or them. (b) No default by this company in respect of any instalment shall entitle the customer to determine the contract or to treat it as having been repudiated in regard to any instalments remaining to be delivered under the terms of this contract.

PROPERTY TRANSFER Property in these goods shall only pass to the customer from the date of payment in full, of all sums payable to the company in respect thereof. Until such time the goods remain the absolute property of the company. In default of payment by the customer when lawfully demanded by the company, the company shall be entitled to enter the premises of the customer and recover the goods.

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