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About us

At Richard Burbidge, we turn the ordinary into the inspirational. We are the UK’s leading manufacturer and supplier of quality staircase parts, decorative timber mouldings and exterior balustrades and accessories.

Combining fantastic design with the finest craftsmanship

Established in 1867, family run Richard Burbidge has been passionate about the design, manufacture and supply of timber products for over 150 years. Today we offer a range of innovative products designed to transform your home; from contemporary stair systems to decorative mouldings to exterior balustrades in glass and metal. Our products are designed to be simple to fit, with a team of experts to advise on every aspect of planning, estimating and fitting as required.

We are dedicated to combining outstanding quality in design with precision engineering to create the best products sustainably and responsibly.
Trademark Oak staircase

Passionate about the design, manufacture and supply of timber for over 150 years

Our extensive product collections range from traditional to contemporary, including a host of unique an innovative designs, all handcrafted to create showstopping results.

Our History
We’re continuously working to develop the next generation of high-quality, sustainable timber products.

Our meticulous attention to detail in precision, manufacture and design is further enhanced by our expert technical support from the first planning stages to completion.

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Crafting timber products sustainably.

At Richard Burbidge we feel privileged to work with this incredible natural resource every day and always champion supporting sustainable timber production. We are proud to hold an extensive list of environmental and sustainable accreditations.

Environmental Promise
We pride ourselves on our customer service which doesn’t just end when you have completed your purchase.

Our trusted team is dedicated to providing all the parts and know-how required to transform spaces, both inside and out. With more than 150 years of experience designing and creating solutions, we are renowned for helping you create stunning transformations, stunning spaces fuss-free.

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Chirk Youth Under 10s Kick Off Season with Archwood Group's Support

Archwood Group, a leading manufacturer of timber products, has announced its latest sponsorship venture with Chirk Youth Under 10s football team. As a company deeply committed to community engagement and supporting local initiatives, the group has proudly donated team kits for the upcoming 2023/24 season. Based in Chirk, North Wales, Archwood Group is a family-owned, professionally run company and a prominent manufacturer of timber products, encompassing two well-known trading brands: Richard Burbidge and Atkinson & Kirby. The business has recently sponsored the local youth football team to provide new kits ready to kick off the season and reinforce the group’s community engagement. Youth clubs and Grassroots football play a vital role in helping young people build confidence, stay healthy, cultivate lifelong friendships, and learn the values of teamwork and sportsmanship. Archwood Group recognises the importance of investing in such initiatives that promote the well-being and development of the youth in local communities. Expressing his enthusiasm, Jay James, Team Manager at Chirk Youth FC, comments: "We are incredibly thankful to Archwood Group for their support. Their donation of team kits is a tremendous boost for our young players, and it reinforces our sense of belonging to the local community. With their backing, we look forward to a successful and enjoyable season." Archwood Group also serves as a sponsor for Chirk AAA FC, actively supporting the club's daily operations and facility maintenance. Chirk AAA FC holds a special place in the hearts of its supporters, and Archwood Group is proud to stand alongside them. Josh Burbidge, Managing Director of Archwood Group, comments “At Archwood, we believe in supporting initiatives that bring people together and promote well-being in our community. We are proud to partner with local organisations and invest in projects that have a positive impact on the lives of our neighbours. Our commitment to community engagement extends beyond our business operations, and we are thrilled to collaborate with like-minded individuals and organisations who share our values.” Archwood Group wishes Chirk Youth Under 10s every success for the upcoming season and remains committed to strengthening its ties with the local community through continued support for initiatives that make a positive impact.  

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We're here to help!

When it comes to providing technical support to our consumers, installers and trade merchants, we are always here to help at Richard Burbidge… As one of the UK’s leading suppliers of stairparts and mouldings, we pride ourselves on our outstanding quality, customer satisfaction and consistently excellent service. Whether you’re looking for assistance putting together a parts list, deciding the most cost-effective route to take or help with fitting instructions, we’re always keen to get involved in every step of the process. Technical support We want all of our potential clients and customers to feel confident in our products and the knowledge we provide, as well as the Building Regulations which apply to them, which is why we offer a free technical support service – at any stage of a project! To speak to a member of our technical team, you can contact us via at or call our dedicated technical line: 01691 678212. Here, you will put in contact with the likes of Kris Roberts, one of our Technical Sales Executives, who works within the Joinery/Technical department. Kris is able to provide quick and efficient expert advice, whether that be to make an installers life that little bit easier or by offering some general assistance to project ‘DIY-ers’. Design Consultations Here at Richard Burbidge, we also offer free design consultations to all potential customers. All we require is a few photos of the stairs you’re looking to update or install, the lengths you want to cover, as well as the range you’re interested in. We can then take it from there or even offer you design options if you’re still undecided. To book a design consultation today for your latest project, please visit here: Brochures You can also download a free brochure here to browse all of our latest ranges and products:  The brochure will help you identify all the parts you need for your project, whether that be for decking accessories, decorative mouldings or stairparts. To view Richard Burbidge’s full collection, please visit:   Transforming your space…    

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