Our Brands for Every Trade at Competitive Prices

As an independent Building Merchants we work with a number of leading brands to offer the best Building Materials to our customers:

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Kalsi Plastics


A R Richards stock an extensive range of Kalsi Pipes.

Why Kalsi?

The various component parts of the Kalsi systems enable the construction of Soil and Waste installations complying with the requirements of BS EN 12056-2:2000, and with building regulations.
We also stock Aquaflow products. These are suitable for Underground Drain and Sewer systems to provide solutions for all drainage requirements.

Kalsi Aquaflow Soil and Waste systems satisfy the requirements of the following:

Kalsi Group manufactures high quality maintenance-free plastic building products at its manufacturing and extrusion plant. As a UK Product based in the Midlands we support Kalsi Products.


Naylor Products


Find out more about Naylor Products.

Naylor Industries

Naylor are an award winning, long established, leading British manufacturer of building & construction products, specialised clay pipes, plastic drainage systems & plastic ducting, concrete and environmental products with an unparalleled reputation in the market for quality and service.

One of our best sellers at A R Richards:

Agri-Drain – Perforated

Naylor Land Drainage pipe is a single wall, perforated corrugated pipe manufactured from 100% recycled high-density polyethylene allowing fast and easy installation and excellent water flow.

FP McCann


With one of the largest drainage and water management product range in the UK and Ireland, FP McCann has become the first choice for architects, developers and building contractors. At A R Richards we are one of the largest stockists in the UK of concrete seconds.

The benefits of drainage and water management may be measured through a variety of elements. It has the versatility to meet project challenges head-on and can easily handle heavy-duty applications, detailed streetscape designs and sympathetic conservation schemes. Also, advantages include excellent physical performance, pleasing aesthetic appearance, reconstitution abilities and overall life-long cost-effectiveness.

Lafarge Bagged Products


Lafarge Bagged Products

From Lafarge; We’re at the frontline of the construction and infrastructure industries, producing and supplying an array of construction materials. With over 200 sites and around 3700 dedicated employees, we’re home to everything from aggregates, asphalt, ready-mixed concrete and precast concrete products. On top of that, we produce, import and export supply materials for cement and offer national road surfacing and contracting services.

A R Richards stock as standard:

  • General Purpose Cement in both plastic and paper bags
  • Super White Cement
  • Extra Rapid Cement
  • Postmix
  • Mortar Mix

Plasson Products


Plasson Pipes

Global leaders in the manufacture of Fittings and Valves for Water Supply Fittings for over 50 years. 

For use with PE pipe in leak free Wastewater Systems, Gravity Sewers, Vacuum Sewers The PLASSON Wastewater System is completely watertight and PLASSON welding systems with automatic welding controls and data recording are available if required.

Stringent testing is carried out in PLASSON’s laboratories, which are fully equipped with state-of-the-art measuring equipment, materials testing devices, and mechanical and hydraulic testing machines.
PLASSON’s quality system conforms to the exacting requirements of ISO 9001:2000.

PLASSON’s products have been approved according to quality standards such as:

  • ISO 9001 2015
  • DVGW
  • KIWA
  • IIP
  • WRAS
  • SVGW
  • OFI



Why Thermalite Blocks?

The range of strength, thermal conductivity and density properties, coupled with its availability in a variety of weights and dimensions, means there is a Thermalite aircrete block for almost every application, from internal and external walls to foundations with the unique tongue and grooved trenchblocks, and block and beam floors.

Because Thermalite blocks are easy to handle and extremely workable – blocks can be effortlessly sawn, cut, chased and drilled using ordinary hand tools – their use can lead to significant productivity gains in the construction programme.

Contact us today to confirm stocks. 

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