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The Oakmasters Blog

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... 

Oakmasters guide to garden rooms and sunrooms

Posted 28th May 2015

Summer is almost here, but with the great British weather, us Britons have to employ good lateral thinking in order to enjoy our beautiful gardens. One way you can make the most of your outdoor space, come rain or shine, is with a beautiful garden room or sunroom.

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How to add the ‘wow factor’ to your home this summer

Posted 12th May 2015

With spring well under way and summer fast approaching, now is the time that many people start self build, renovation, or home improvement projects. We therefore thought we would share 6 ideas to help create a home that stands out and has the ‘wow factor’.

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Case study: An oak framed annex home in rural Kent

Posted 10th May 2015

David and Doreen created this beautiful oak framed dwelling within the grounds of an existing plot, belonging to their son. Their desire was to build a place for themselves that would allow them to be close to their family, but at the same time give them full privacy and independence.

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Case study: An oak framed orangery for a country home

Posted 9th Apr 2015

Are you planning on building an extension onto your home, or perhaps a garden room to seamlessly connect your property with your outdoor space? We think this oak framed orangery project may help to fill you with inspiration!

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Case study: Sunroom project in Surrey

Posted 8th Apr 2015

We go back and speak with our customer, to find out exactly what they think of their completed sunroom project and we ask what it was like to work with us at Oakmasters.

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Come and explore Britain’s beautiful forests…

Posted 20th Mar 2015

With spring now officially here and our watches set to change to British Summer time in a just few days, we've got our fingers crossed for some better weather to go with the longer, lighter days.

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Renovating your home for spring

Posted 16th Mar 2015

With the weather getting warmer and the days getting longer, spring is a great time of year to put home improvement plans into action. Why put them off until summer, autumn or even next year?

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Case study: Beam Casings crafted for a stunning open plan home

Posted 13th Feb 2015

We’re always interested to speak with customers after the work has been carried out, to see what it was like working with us. We had some lovely feedback from a recent customer and thought we would share it here, on our blog.

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