Nottingham 0115 941 2861

West Bridgford 0115 981 4313

Opening Hours (Nottingham): Mon - Fri 7:45am - 5:15pm, Sat 8:00am - 12:00pm

Message to our Customers - Coronavirus Update

With the announcement from No.10 last Monday evening regards to a three week lockdown, John A Stephens Ltd has decided to close for three weeks. The safety of our staff members and customers is our top priority. Therefore we’re are closed to comply with the governments guidance to lessen the impact of the virus.

During the closure we will be unable to facilitate any order for collection or delivery. We do understand this shall cause disruption and apologise for any inconvenience caused to you and your customers.

However this is an unprecedented time as a nation. By closing we are playing our part to minimise the impact of the disease.

“Delivering the Difference” across the East Midlands.

We are relying on you to depend on us.

As one of the largest and best stocked builders' merchants in the East Midlands, John A. Stephens Ltd has built its success on continually developing the range of services and products it has to offer, with the priority to provide an efficient service to all customers. 

Whether you are Trade or a DIY enthusiast, our experienced staff are here to provide the products and materials you need, giving help and advice to assist your projects, which has been derived from many years experience in the building trade.

Our telephone sales staff constantly man the 'phones to take your order or help with any enquiries you may have. Order by phone on 0115 9412861, by fax on 0115 9483362 or by e-mail through This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

With our fleet of over 30 purpose built vehicles, same day availability is often given for our large range of stock items.

Always building a better service

  • Formed in 1967.
  • Family run business.
  • Seven acre site in central Nottingham.
  • Regarded as one of the most comprehensively stocked depots in the region.
  • Priding ourselves on our reputation for providing an efficient, flexible and reliable daily delivery service.
  • Suppliers to the trade and DIY enthusiasts.
  • Extensive knowledge in all aspects of building and materials.
  • Key personnel are responsible for sales in individual product sectors, supported by more than a dozen telephone staff as well as our counter sales team.
  • Fully computerised stock and accounting system.
  • Over 40,000 leading brand lines in stock.
  • Fast turnaround on collections.