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The Oakmasters Blog - posts tagged "eco building"

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... 

Five fabulous reasons to have an oak-framed building

Posted 21st Sep 2016

Good to look at and lovely to live with, oak-framed buildings can take so many different forms. It’s possible to build almost anything in beautifully crafted oak, from a modest porch to a grand manor house. Here we look not at the building of entire houses (which is something we also do), but at five other popular types of oak buildings and extensions.

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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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Get truly inspired this summer: our pick of the best home building and improvement shows

Posted 18th Jun 2014

Whether you’re planning on building your own home, adding an extension, or updating your interior for a fresh new look, get some design ideas and inspiration from this summer’s latest events across the UK. Take a look at our top suggestions on events not to miss!

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Oak beams can lower your energy bills - honest!

Posted 11th Jun 2014

With World Environment Day fresh in our minds, we take a look at some of the environmental considerations when building a home, from installing eco-friendly solutions to sourcing sustainable products.

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Green Oak & Eco Building

Posted 25th Oct 2012

Helpful information on sustainable oak building techniques.

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Chain of custody

Posted 25th Oct 2012

Oakmasters has chain of custody accreditation from two world recognized bodies: the FSC and PEFC.

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