New Build

December 2017

All complete at the fishermans cottage.

Happily moved in at the fishermans cottage. Warm and cosy.

October 2017

The Balcony goes up

After some tricky detailing on the face frame the balcony is put into place. All the existing joinery and the new pieces lock into place perfectly.

August 2017

Walls, external finish, roofing and the Oak lantern at Stable cottage

The walls are insulated with 120mm insulation, breather membrane then battened and finished with cement board and silicone based render. Doors are grey aluminium frames and sliding doors are German.

Oak lantern with Walnut centre piece. 4 seasons double glazedunits.

July 2017

Creation of oak framed balcony to new build house

I was asked to look at a leaky face frame on a south facing gable to a new home. The face frame had been installed incorrectly so it was decided to not only change the face frame but creat a balcony extending the width of the gable at the same time. All of which […]

Groundworks continue at Stable cottage

A complex beam and raft foundation was required as the house is in a potential flood plain and the foundation neede to be built over a main sewer and tied to the existing (debatable!!) house foundation. All taking place in a very restricted area.

The shell composedof 6×2 softwood framework is then erected and the […]

June 2017

New oak frame porch and entrance hall

Project to ceate a new entrance hall with double doors front and back. All to be in keeping with the original building including patterned quarry tile floor and rosemary clay tile roof.

May 2017

Work begins at Stable cottage

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June 2016

Douglas fir extension construction begins, Devon

An extension made from douglas fir with beautiful views over the valley at Colyton. The house wall is completly knocked through to create an open area from front to back. All work was carried out by Oak Homes.Warm roof construction with spanish slates and an extended covered porch area. Including two pairs of doors […]

May 2016

Douglas fir extension design, Devon

Originally designed in oak but due to cost consideration it was decided to go ahead with douglas fir with oak bracing.

March 2015

Clay sculpture gallery, North Wales