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The Oakmasters Blog - posts tagged "design"

Oakmasters' blog is full of useful information on sustainability, self building and oak framing as well as our latest news and case studies. Use the tag system at the bottom of this page to navigate to articles that interest you. We hope you enjoy reading... 

Professional Advice: Myths about Using Green Oak in Construction - Busted! Part 2

Posted 25th May 2016

In a previous blog we looked at myths surrounding the use of oak as a building material. Here we examine misplaced concerns about oak in construction, design and maintenance – and see how wood is good!

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Modern vs. Traditional Oak Design

Posted 9th Oct 2014

Everyone has different opinions when it comes to design, but when building or renovating your home, would you choose a modern or more traditional style? Here we take a look at how oak fits well for both types of design.

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How to get your self build project off the ground

Posted 28th Aug 2014

We've taken a look at two important elements to your self build project; the design of your home and the timings. Read on for our tips and advice.

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How to build the dream garage for any car enthusiast

Posted 24th Jul 2014

To keep your pride and joy in top condition, a bespoke garage is the perfect addition to your home. However, when planning your dream bespoke garage, there is a lot to consider. Think about our key points before you begin building.

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Top 10 shows for home improvement inspiration

Posted 17th Jul 2014

With the summer months now upon us, it’s the perfect time to think about making some changes to our homes. For some inspiration, we've put together our top 10 list of our favourite home improvement TV shows.

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Essential tips for adding real value to your home

Posted 10th Jul 2014

If you're planning on selling your home, how can you get the most of your sale? We take a look at the top tips for increasing the value of your property.

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5 reasons why oak is the ideal material for your home building, renovation and improvement projects

Posted 2nd Jul 2014

Whether you’re looking to redesign your kitchen, add an extension or build a new home from the ground up, take a look at the benefits using oak can provide.

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Bespoke sun rooms: perfect all year round, not just for BBQ season!

Posted 25th Jun 2014

With an amazing few weeks of sunshine and the Summer Solstice last weekend, we’re excited that summer season is officially here. So, with lighter, warmer evenings, what better way to enjoy them than with a stunning bespoke sun room?

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