Who we are

Founded in 1842, Elliotts is one of the oldest family businesses in the South

Founded in 1842, Elliotts is one of the oldest family businesses in the South. It has builders merchant branches in Bishops Waltham, Chandler’s Ford, Christchurch, Fareham, Fordingbridge, Ringwood, Romsey, Southampton, Tadley and Totton, meaning an Elliotts branch is never more than 20 minutes away from any building site in Hampshire. In addition, it has four kitchen and bathroom showrooms, two specialist tool centres open to the trade and public in Portsmouth and Winchester and its own roofing company, Elliotts Premier Roofing.

Our History

1842

The birth of Elliott Brothers at Millbank Wharf, Northam, Southampton with Thomas Elliott at the helm

1918

Elliotts purchase M H Blanchard Ltd - brick and tile makers in Bishops Waltham

1933

Elliotts Roofing established

1956

Blanchards Brickworks closes and becomes Elliotts first branch

1967

Opening of first Kitchen and Bathrooms Showrooms at Northam

1981

H G Webber & Son in Ringwood is purchased, later to become Elliotts Ringwood

1982

Fareham branch opens

1985

Chandlers Ford branch opens

1989

Fordhams is taken over and Elliotts Fordingbridge branch opens

1998

Romsey branch opens

2002

Winchester Tool Warehouse opens

2003

Totton branch opens

2005

Fareham moves to larger premises

2009

Romsey relocates into larger premises next door

2011

Portsmouth Tool Centre opens

2014

Tadley branch opens in the North of the county

2014

The acquisition of Hardleys Kitchen & Bathroom Showroom in Lymington

2015

Our newest and largest branch to date opens in Christchurch

News

16
Jun

New insulation products available

YBS SuperQuilt and BreatherQuilt have now been added to our insulation range.

12
Jun

New Joinery Brochure out now!

Looking for inspiration for doors, windows, floors and stairs? Pick up your copy in branches today!

26
May

Elliotts’ Commercial Director retires after 45 years of service

Elliotts’ Commercial Director, Tony Adams, is to retire today after 45 years of service to the builder’s merchant.

 

Kick-starting his career back in 1973 with the south’s leading independent supplier of building products for the trade and public, Tony joined as a Heavyside Manager responsible for the Southampton yard.

17
May

More cladding choices available at Elliotts

Tadley is our latest branch to become a premium stockist of HardiePlank® cladding.

  • 14 colours stocked
  • Quick & easy to install
  • 5 times thicker than vinyl cladding.

Job Openings

This role provides support to the Business in the management of products’ master data and pricing. Reporting to the Commercial Project Lead within the Business Systems Team, this role will also work closely other departments and branches.Although admin focused to start with, this role could quickly develop depending on the capabilities of the successful candidate. Since the role sits within the Business Systems Team there will be ample opportunity to get involved in a variety I.T. projects over time.

We have an excellent opportunity to take on an apprentice in our busy Business Systems office, based in Southampton.The successful candidate will be enrolled on an 18-24 month Infrastructure Technician Apprenticeship and will achieve a Level 3 qualification. They will be involved in a wide range of tasks, dealing with how business systems are delivered throughout the company.

Based in the branch, you will be part of a dedicated internal sales team committed to the branch sales efforts.

Based in the branch, you will be part of a dedicated internal sales team committed to the branch sales efforts.

We are looking for a focused, creative, and driven individual to join the team at our beautifully refurbished Romsey showroom which offers exclusive Kitchens & Bathrooms to the surrounding areas and to the South Coast.

This is an opportunity for a candidate with an interest in the construction industry to learn the various operations of a builders’ merchant, with a strong focus on customer service.

This is an opportunity for a candidate with an interest in the construction industry to learn the various operations of a builders’ merchant, with a strong focus on customer service.