Our Blog section aims to bring you up-to-date with what’s happening at English Oak Buildings from day to day.   This page contains an archive of our most popular blogs from earlier in 2018.

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.

The evolution of a green oak barn – with hammer beam truss design!

Hurrah - another green oak frame has been completed, and we have a thrilled client who has seen their dream become a reality! [...]

Get a great night’s sleep in an oak framed bedroom

Since it's National Sleep Awareness Week, we've decided to share some top tips for getting the best night's rest possible, id [...]

Three pieces of oak design we’re loving right now

Check out these stunning pieces of oak design and architecture that we're absolutely crushing on at the moment: Forty-One Oak [...]

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 [...]