Our story

Remember the good old days when you went to your local family shop for excellent service and value?‚Äč

Well here it is on the Internet! We have specialised in Gardening and DIY supplies for over 30 years. We are a family firm started by my granddad, Andy Barrett, in 1936 selling on market stalls in Lancashire. My dad and uncle, Tony and Colin, worked in the family business. I am the third generation to work in the business along with my partner Caroline.

We decided to go online in 2012. We have been selling on Ebay for some time under Andysemporium-outlet. Click here to few our fantastic feedback. We are also on Amazon. Amazon and Ebay charge us up to 15% for selling on their sites, so you will find the majority of our prices on this website are considerably cheaper. We try to offer a very competitive prices for you.

Our product range is growing by the day so if you find an item that is not listed, simply give us a call and we will work with you to source what you need.

We specialise in housewares, kitchenware, garden, DIY & hardware we also have seasonal lights and decorations for Christmas and garden furniture in the summer.