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Construction Timber

C24 Timber

Taylor Maxwell is one of the UK’s largest stockists and distributors of C24 graded timber. We supply the trade on a direct load basis and from our ‘pick a pack’ service at our UK stock sites. All material is PEFC or FSC® certified and available with or without preservative treatment.

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Product Overview

‘C24’ Timber refers to the strength class each piece of timber achieves from a grading process which can then be used for structural calculations such as in ‘Span Tables'.

'Eased' edges for safer handling

Kiln dried for improved stability and straightness

PEFC and/or FSC® certified available

‘High’ or ‘Low’ pressure preservative treatment options available

Highest strength class of widely available construction softwood

Long lengths of 6.6 and 7.2m

Product details


C24 is primarily used as floor and deck joists, roof work and framing.


Lengths (m):

2.4, 3.0, 3.6, 3.9, 4.2, 4.5, 4.8, 5.1, 5.4, 6.0, 6.6, 7.2

Thickness and Widths (mm):

47 x 75-250

75 x 75-250


High pressure and low preservative treatment options.

Treatment options

Strength Properties

Timber achieves C24 strength class in colder climates than the UK, due to the shorter growing seasons. This results in a denser material which we import to multiple stock sites across the UK.

Strength Data

Our partnerships

Our key strength is a robust supply chain, with products from a range of suppliers and locations, providing year-round access to our diverse range of products.



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Industry news

Our monthly e-newsletters provide key timber industry updates and information we think our customers will find useful, from changes in conversion rates and how Brexit is affecting the market, to key product launches and fun timber related facts!

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29 Apr, 2024

Timber Update April 2024

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26 Feb, 2024

Timber Update February 2024

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13 Dec, 2023

Timber Update December 2023

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To speak to one of our team, call us on 0203 794 9377 or email enquiries@taylor.maxwell.co.uk

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