Remember when good old fashion service existed? When family-run business was how the economy functioned? The days before Bunnings and big chains dominated the market….. If you want to support local family-run businesses who still offer old fashioned service, then we’d like to shine the spotlight on Gill & Co Timber merchants.

Business Name: Gill & Co Timber Merchant

Location: Cleveland, Brisbane

Years in Business: In 1926, the trading name of “Gill & Co” was registered by Lynnwood Lawrence Gill and one of Queensland’s most respected family businesses was born. His legacy was passed on to his son John and now lives on today with his grandson David, who proudly offers three generations of knowledge in the timber industry, with service second to none. After more than 90 years, Lynnwood Gill’s founding principal of ‘specialist advice at a competitive price’ still lives on today with David Gill and his team of experienced staff at Gill & Co Timber Brisbane.

What they sell/do:  Gill & Co stock and supply all your building and hardware needs. All of our material is sourced from sustainable and reliable suppliers. (we love that). Gill & Co can supply many different sizes, grades and treatments and species of timber. Just ask.

Why their customers/clients love them: Gill and Co Timber Merchants are well known for our ‘Good Old Fashioned Family Service’.  They have helpful, knowledgeable staff that know their products intimately. Plus you can get easy access to all materials in our large drive-thru undercover shed plus hardware store.

What 3 people would you invite to dinner? Angelina Jolie, Tim Cruise and Bernard Fanning

What is your ‘go to’ treat of choice: Cheesecake and Gin

Favourite quote: “Day By Day” – Rambo

You will find Gill & Co online HERE

Or follow them on Facebook HERE 

Supporting local businesses puts money directly into our local economies and ensures that it flows to other local businesses. We encourage you to buy local and support local family-owned businesses.

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