Q-Wood – The Innovative Beading Range

Our guide to Q-Wood beading and the range available at Toolfix

Q-Wood is the original brand and innovator of wood composite window and door beads.

Designed to replace traditional timber beading, Q-Wood is manufactured in a wide range of profiles to suit many applications.

Q-wood beads and bars have many benefits including:

Use Straight Out of Box- Q-Wood is a complete ‘out of the box solution’. The moment it arrives it is ready to use. There is no need to extract moisture, treat, acclimatise or condition before using. Q-Wood removes labour intensive inspection and sorting.

Reduce Preparation Times- Use ‘it all’ straight out of the box; Q-Wood is consistent – every piece, every time. No knots, no defects, no bends. Q-Wood is highly resistant to changes in temperature with minimal moisture absorption. Eliminate time consuming manual tasks such as sanding, de-nibbing, machining and preparation that are currently associated with timber beads.

Sustainability- Q-Wood take sustainability seriously and are fully committed to the protection and the improvement of the environment for future generations.

  • Q-Wood is manufactured under an environmental management system accredited to ISO14001.
  • Waste Q-Wood is recyclable to reduce unnecessary land fill.
  • The wood fibres used in Q-Wood are sourced from sustainable forest strands.
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Q-Wood Window Profiles (sash included)– Q-Wood offers a complete range of high quality glazing beads that work in conjunction with the timber surrounding a window, to hold the glass pane in place on either side.

They also offer a range of high quality parting and staff beads, that provide great performance in conjunction with the timber surrounding window sliding sashes.

Q-Wood beading reflects the natural appearance and feel of wood whilst having the beneficial properties of a composite, allowing for great long term performance.

Q-Wood glazing beads offer the following benefits:

– No knots or gaps to fill

– Easy to cut, fit and paint

– Available in all popular sizes

– Cost effective substitute for traditional timber

Q-Wood staff and parting beads offer the following benefits :

– Channel for brush

– Available in all popular sizes

– Easy to cut, fit and paint

– Cost effective substitute for traditional timber


Q-Wood Rain Deflector- Q-Wood have also introduced a unique timber composite rain deflector profile that effectively deflects rain water running off the surface of external doors. Toolfix currently stock the innovative RD40 Rain Deflector profile online and in-store.

The RD40 Rain Deflector profile offers the following benefits:

– They can be painted (before or after installation) to match the finish of any door.

– They do not require end caps

– They are a cost effective alternative to traditional aluminium deflectors

These features give the joiner a number of key benefits. There is less off-cut waste, with associated savings in fabrication time. Because the profiles do not rot, site maintenance after fitting is not necessary, and is a more competitive and durable option to standard timber deflectors.


Toolfix stock an extensive range of Q-Wood products, which are available to order online or in-store (call 01733 347348 to speak to professional adviser).

We’re here to help…

As always, we are here to help, not just fulfil orders.

Discover and shop our range online at toolfixservices.com, or if you’d prefer to speak directly with our knowledgeable sales team, please get in touch on 01733 347348.


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