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Our Blog is our News/Media section which aims to keep you up-to-date with what’s happening at English Oak Buildings from day to day.   Clicking on the images below will take you to our very latest stories.

Our Archive section contains all of the blogs and news items we have published over the last few years, so if you would like to see some of those articles, then please select one of the archive section links in the menu on the left of this page.

Make sure you also go to  our Videos section, where you can view a mini-documentary about the process of designing and fabricating an English Oak Buildings frame, as well as a fascinating timelapse film recording the raising of one of our largest frames to date.

Currently in the English Oak Buildings workshop… sling brace truss work!

It's always busy, busy, busy in the English Oak Buildings workshop - so, what are we working on at present? A frame with an a [...]

The Bath Half – Scott runs for charity Designability!

It's on the horizon again - the Bath Half marathon returns on March 4th, where people all over the country visit our fair cit [...]

Burns Night Special – the incredible oak table at Black Rock!

Happy Burns Night, everyone! What better excuse to eat haggis-inspired dishes, have a few drams of whisky, and pop on some ba [...]

Currently, in the English Oak Buildings workshop…

Our latest oak frame project is taking shape in the workshop at the moment, and as you can see from the photos, it's quite a [...]

Making your oak frame home cosy

A new year is here, but it will still be some time before we feel the warming rays of spring sunshine brightening the days! A [...]

Achieving your New Year’s Resolutions with English Oak Buildings!

What New Year's Resolutions will YOU be making when the clock strikes midnight on December 31st? Eat better? Save money? Spen [...]

Our recent barn project: Hammer beam truss design.

The English Oak Buildings team recently completed a project working on a barn with a hammer beam truss design. […]

3D Modelling – all part of the service

When coming up with the concept and design of your new self-build project, you may have a clear idea of what it is you want, [...]

Want to save money on your energy bills this winter? Use SIPs!

Saving money comes down to the SIPs... The time of year has arrived when temperatures dip, we reach for the woolly scarves, [...]

Five wooden staircases we wish we owned

It's most likely that, unless you live in a bungalow, staircases feature somewhere in your house. And while the most creative [...]

A restauranteur who loves oak, heart and Seoul…

We make no secret of our love for English oak interiors - our passion for this beautiful wood has seen us spend the last twen [...]

That Georgian Detached House Appeal

According to a new survey from Poshflooring.co.uk, the most desired property for Brits to live in is the Georgian detached ho [...]