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The Oakmasters Blog - posts tagged "splits and cracks"

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: Why quality is so important in oak construction

Posted 6th Jun 2017

Quality assurance plays a huge role in every industry. Making sure that the products, services and delivery provided to customers meet the highest possible standards should be a top priority for every business owner. The world of oak construction is no different, and actually, quality takes on an extra level of importance in our industry, because we are dealing with the safety and security of people’s homes. Here is our guide to what quality means in the world of oak, and the measures we take to ensure that the timber we use in our frames and components is the very best material for the job.

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Maintenance & treatments for our products

Posted 14th Nov 2012

Essentially, oak beams are maintenance-free and it is not necessary to treat them...

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A quick guide to our finishes and processes

Posted 14th Nov 2012

How we achieve our high quality oakwork and what level of finish is right for your build?

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