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Everything you need to build a better business!

Builders is Southern Africa’s number one construction and building material retailer with an extensive range that caters for all contractors, big and small. With more than 100 stores in the region, we have end-to-end solutions that will take you from foundations through to finishes. And if you cannot find it, we will source it for you. That’s the Builders promise.

Making Business Work

Our roots are South African and we understand that transformation and diversity is key to the collective success of our society. We subscribe to the principles of good governance and are committed to ensuring that our business practices adequately reflect and incorporate those who have been previously marginalised.

Our current BEE rating is a Level Four (4) Contributor. Our BEE procurement recognition level is 100%.

Get Special Attention

Every customer is special. We take great care to ensure that you get the best possible service.
  • A member of our sales team will be assigned to you. This individual will conduct regular visits to any site for advice and consultation.
  • A dedicated trade manager, with a team of sales coordinators, is available at every Builders store to facilitate orders and deliveries to save you time.
  • A contractor’s counter in-store gives you quick access to up-to-date pricing and personalised service.
  • Sales coordinators are available to release stock/dispatch material in any one of our stores.
  • A contact centre for nationwide support, 0860 284 533.
  • An online 24-hour shopping portal,

Get The Card

We have created a range of payment options for customer purchases at any Builders store nationwide and online. Our Trade Card is tailored to your specific needs:
  • A deposit account can be created for you to use on-the-go.
  • A Builders account offers flexible payment terms.
  • Account statements are issued monthly via email; receive SMS transaction notifications on all purchases.

Orders, Collections and Deliveries

It’s really very simple; order through any of our easy-to-use channels:
  • Contact centre (call, email or fax),
  • Online (,
  • Trade manager,
  • In-store sales member, or
  • Any one of our dedicated sales team members.
Once your order has been finalised, we can deliver to your specified location or you can collect with no hassle

Making Online Easy

Builders continues to innovate using technology that helps you build a better business. Our Builders Online platform brings interconnected retail to you with some great advantages:
  • Buy online yourself or have a Builders sales team member do it for you.
  • Collection/delivery options to suit you:
Click & collect
  • order online and collect your purchase at a dedicated counter in-store within 90 minutes.
Click & deliver
  • order online and have your purchase delivered to your specified location, as promised. 

Receive SMS notification as soon as a Builders sales team member logs onto your account. Also receive SMS and email notifications of orders placed.
  • View order history and status and account balance.
  • Update company information.
  • Automatically receive a deposit account on registration and link existing Builders trade accounts.
  • Link multiple users to one account; limit their spending with an order approval system.
  • View stock availability and prices for products from all Builders stores.

Ask your Builders team member, visit your nearest Builders store or contact our call centre for more information.

Get an Invitation

Our stores initiate regular contractor networking sessions as we love to meet all our clients. These relaxed evenings give you an opportunity to interact with like-minded individuals as well as our team. Your nearest store will send you an invitation.

Product Range & Services

Builders brings you a wide range of quality and innovative products and services. We stock value-for-money mainstream and complementary construction and building material supplies and can supply bulk volumes direct from manufacturer to site. If we do not have it, we will source it for you.


Boards and shelving | Bricks and blocks | Concrete slabs | Decorative | Doors and windows | Electrical | Hand tools | Hardware | Kitchens | Paint and accesories | Plumbing | Pool | Power tools | Ready Mix concrete | Roofing | Security | Timber | Plus much more


Board cutting | Glass cutting | Paint mixing | Plans | Finance | Roof trusses | Bill of materials (BOQ) | Deliveries | Expert advice | Ready mix concrete | Carpet estimation


Builders has a range of specialists available to offer expert advice and any help you need to make you more successful. Our specialists include:
Civils | Electrical | Flooring | Painting | Plumbing | Roofing

Ask your Builders representative or visit your nearest Builders store for more information.

Bridging Finance

Builders forms part of an innovative partnership network that offers end-to-end solutions for small and medium-sized projects. This includes:
  • Access to bridging finance,
  • Access to material and supplies,
  • Guarantees,
  • Construction support, and
  • Project management.

Roof Trusses

We can design and manufacture precision roof trusses. Our friendly service includes:
  • Professional advice.
  • Free roof truss quotations. ITC certificate issued with all quotes (Roof Inspection A19 certificate).
  • Competitive pricing on all roof coverings.
  • Precision truss manufacturing.
  • Installation of trusses and coverings.

Builders is a member of the Institute for Timber Construction (ITC).

Tool Hire

Builders is really your one-stop construction destination.

Our partnership with leading brands makes it easy for you to coordinate all your construction equipment hire needs without leaving your site. You can also use your Builders account for payment.

Contact us

We are always ready to help you build a better business. Make contact today.
Contact centre: 0860 284 533
Email: Online: