Rare Woods, established in 1982, is a family-run business that was created as an opportunity to provide South Africa with a more diverse selection of both local and imported timbers. The company has operations located in both Cape Town and Knysna. As the years passed, they can now proudly say that they supply the country with over 150 different species of timber. As a result of their stockholding of R150 million and their infrastructure, knowledge and expertise, Rare Woods may very well be the largest timber supplier in Africa today.
Regardless of their success and current competitive positioning, they continue to conduct business on the culture instilled by the founder of the company, Rory Woods. They strive to provide their customers with reliability, continuity, knowledgeable and friendly staff, and value for money. The employees at Rare Woods have a passion for the industry and they wish to share that with each and every one of their customers. This can be seen when they do business, as they take great care in ensuring that the needs of their customers are not simply met, but that their expectations are exceeded.
Rare Woods services a wide variety of customers. These include manufacturers, architects, homeowners, shopfitters, small businesses, hobbyists, construction companies, wood turners, specialists in knife, bow and musical instrument making, etc. The list goes on!
They have an incredible range of products to choose from, these include flooring, structural and decking timber, cladding and screens, joinery, stairs and balustrades, furniture, slabs, as well as specialty items. Therefore, even if the company doesn’t offer what you’re looking for, you can get the specialty item custom made.
Thanks to their many years in the industry, they have extensive knowledge on what style would best suit your aesthetic. The employees would be more than willing to provide you with advice on which wood species to opt for.
If you are interested in finding out more about Rare Woods and the products they offer, you can visit their official website at https://www.rarewoods.co.za/
About the company:
Rare Woods is a family-operated business based in South Africa. Their initial aim, when established in 1982, was to supply the country with a more diverse range of local and imported timber species. Today, they can proudly say that they supply over 150 species of timber to the South African market.
4 Bertie Avenue, Epping Industria 2
Cape Town, 7460, South Africa
Tel: 021 535 2004