We can build all types of Oak Structures.We have a range of Garage/Carports from
single, triple with log store without, total flexibility for the client. We are also
experts in Oak trusses and roof design. From King post, Queen or Scissor Truss we
have no constraints.
All Oak Structures are prepared and crafted on site from the raw material itself.
The advantages of this is that you get a total bespoke design, which are not manufactured
else where and put together in kit form. So we create a superior finish without the
The most common joint employed is a mortice and tenon, each is fixed together with
oak pegs exactly as has been done for centuries. Obviously we have to be cost effective
so most of the cutting is now done with high spec. power tools and then hand finished
As well as the traditional,
We can also give you the Contemporary look.
Giving the Oak Structure
A clean look using stainless
Steel plates bolted
together to fix the
Green, unseasoned Oak contains a high percentage of water and therefore shrinks as
it dries and seasons particularly in central heated homes. Providing it is jointed
in the correct manner,
when it twists and shrinks most types of joints lock together even more. As it dries
it also becomes far stronger and so the shrinkage ends up as a purelyvisual issue,
although most people seem to think it looks better and adds to the character.
If you are interested and would like to know more, please contact us.