Sustainable and affordable staircases

Empson Timber Merchants design and create unique, sustainable and affordable staircases and can provide you with all of your stair parts.

We are experts in stairs and stair parts and can provide balustrades, newel posts and newel caps, stair spindles, stair treads, stair stringers and glass staircases. Working alongside architects, designers and architectural steelwork companies, Empsons Timber have a track record of producing custom solutions in a professional, timely and cost effective manner.

We have supplied bespoke hardwood handrails and made to measure bespoke stair treads to a number of prestigious projects. We have also worked on a variety of projects requiring one off custom solutions to a wide variety of technical timber requirements. If you let us have anything from an outline sketch to a fully detailed CAD drawing we can discuss the various ways we can meet your needs.

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


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.


Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.