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.

Annexe Style Accommodation

Would you like to create an extra living space, design an area for kids or elderly relatives, generate extra income from an [...]

Bling up your self-build – add an oak balcony

Perhaps you're planning a new build. Maybe you're considering a green oak extension. But have you also thought about adding a [...]

Glorious Garden Rooms

Whatever the season, an oak-framed garden room is a fabulous addition to your home. In spring, watch the buds and blooms com [...]

Three Wood Trends We Want In Our Home

Need some interior design inspiration? Check out these three wood trends that are rocking our world! Rough Cut Decorating Tr [...]

Oak garden offices – the best for your business

Are you one of many homeowners considering a home office? How about an oak garden office? We look at the benefits of these in [...]

Home improvement trends 2019

It seems that many experts believe 2019 will be the year of 'improving rather than moving'. House prices experience uncertain [...]

Amazing Christmas Decorations For Your Home

'Tis the season... to celebrate the loveliest Christmas decorations that are bringing seasonal style to your oak framed home! [...]

Tips for keeping your oak frame cosy in winter!

Time to think about getting those blankets out, lighting a fire, and getting cosy! Here are some top tips on keeping snug in [...]

Three pieces of wooden design we’re absolutely loving

Take a break and read about the pieces of wooden design that have been drawing admiring glances from us recently! Samaná furn [...]

The Oak Tree – just how did it become the national symbol of England?

If there's one piece of flora that captures the essence of England most, then there's no doubt it must be the oak tree. Durab [...]

Contemporary design vs Traditional design – which would you choose?

When choosing your new home, one question will invariably come up - do you want contemporary design, or a more traditional ae [...]

Channeling that French Interior Design chic in your home

Barn conversions are big in France, and it therefore makes sense that channeling this French Interior Design style [...]