We invest in the best people, equipment and technology and have done for over 175 years. Our staff are the lifeblood of our business and we believe positively developing people to be their best. Our business has been driven forward for over a century by passionate team.


Kent Blaxill and Co Ltd was founded in 1838, since that time the family run builders merchant remains independent and has grown from strength to strength. We now employ around 250 members of staff across a number of branches throughout South East England, with an annual turnover of £30 million.


We have a diverse range of roles including: Branch Managers, Branch Supervisors and Assistants, Customer Service and Sales – Internal and External Roles, Yard Supervisors and Operatives, Drivers, Operations and Support Functions, Apprentices.


Kent Blaxill is a busy family run builder's merchant founded almost 180 years ago. It now has a network of branches throughout South East England with a turnover of £30 million. We pride ourselves on giving excellent customer service to all our customers both retail and trade. We are proud to be an independent and certainly intend to remain this way. Our staff of over 250 are very important to us they maintain customer service standards that cannot be matched by the national chains. They are our most valuable asset and we owe our reputation to them so we offer continuous development and support.

We are actively involved in the communities in which we are based and encourage our staff to support various charities throughout the year – from Macmillan coffee mornings to 180 mile bike rides to collecting Easter eggs for local hospitals we are proud to have raised almost £20,000 for charity.