About us

Formerly known as Browns Foundry, Browns have operated in Derby for over 100 years.

Built on solid foundations, Browns since 1990 have been a privately owned family business that prides itself on quality, service and competitiveness - offering knowledge and experience for most of your building, plumbing, bathroom and roofing requirements.

We employ a loyal and committed staff that has 250 years combined experience in the building industry.

We welcome both retail and trade customers and also operate a delivery service covering extensive distances from Derby.

Collections welcome.

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday: 07:30 - 17:00

Saturday: 08:00 - 12:00

Sunday: Closed

We offer

Great value every time


We are able to offer competitive prices on a huge range of products all held in stock

Expert advice


With experienced staff on hand we can help with all building, plumbing, landscaping and roofing projects

A family run business


We are proud to be a family run independent business who are able to tailor the service for every customer

Our own fleet


With a large fleet of wagons at our disposal we can offer a fast delivery service to the local areas