Sheet Materials

Plywood, MDF, Chipboard, Sterling Board and Hardboard

We bring your ideas to life – delivering the whole process first time, on time.

Our extensive range of sheet materials means that we can provide the right product for your project, whether putting up shelves, making a wardrobe, or a flat roof, we have the product and the know how to help.


Our standard range of plywood includes basic, waterproof and decorative birch plywood, however, if you are looking for a more elaborate solution, we are happy to source it for you.

  • Shuttering Ply (2440 x 1220)
  • WBP (Water, Boil Proof) (2440 x 1220)
  • Birch Ply (2440 x 1220)
  • Bendy Ply


As well as a good quality basic MDF in many thicknesses, (3mm – 38mm), we also stock moisture resistant MDF, fire-rated MDF and oak veneered MDF. However, if you require a different veneer such as Pine or Walnut, we can source these for you too.

  • Regular (2440 x 1220)
  • Moisture Resistant (2440 x 1220)
  • Veneered MDF (2440 x 1220)


  • Regular (2440 x 1220)
  • Tongued & Grooved (2400 x 600)

Sterling Board

(2440 x 1220)


(2440 x 1220)


Empsons use Accoya for all aspects of external joinery. Extensive laboratory and field testing by leading institutes around the world (including in New Zealand, USA, UK, Sweden, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Netherlands and Japan).

Being Environmentally Friendly

Increasingly producers and customers alike have become more aware of their responsibility to ensure all products we use are sourced legally and sustainable to produce.

Trade Accounts

Need an account? We aim to get applications for a Empsons Credit account processed the same day. Sole traders, partnerships, limited companies, self builds we only need your company details or company registration number to reach a decision.


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