About Smiths

SINCE 1975

Smiths building supplies is a privately owned family business located on the Greenhills road in Walkinstown. It was originally opened by brothers John and Frank over 36 years ago however since 2003 it has been run by John and his family. They take their business very seriously opening every morning at 7am. Great for builders and DIY’ers who need to collect materials early. They even stay open during lunch. Smiths Customers include: Builders, County Councils, Hospitals, Hotels, Schools & Colleges, Property Maintenance firms and DIY enthusiasts. Smiths regularly have special offers on the most popular building and DIY products and are proud to consistently offer great value for their customers.

Hire Centre

Smiths hire centre opened a number of years ago offering customers a convenient service at competitive rates. It is now one of the largest in Dublin and is renowned for its selection and quality. We have regular events and promotions with fantastic offers.


Earlier this year we renovated our indoor showroom to include extensive exhibits from some of our leading suppliers. These include: D-Zone Suppliers of uPVC windows & doors, Quality Kitchens, Triton Showers, Kilsaran Paving, Evo-Stick, Bostik ClimaTech, B&G Applications, and an extensive Decking Display. The displays make it much easier for customers to see the products before they buy them.