Monthly Archives: March 2012

RENEWABLE HEAT INCENTIVE (RHI) SCHEME UPDATE – VOUCHER APPLICATION MONDAY 2ND APRIL

RENEWABLE HEAT INCENTIVE (RHI) SCHEME UPDATE There has been an update from the Department of Energy and Climate change in the timescales associated with the RHI scheme. The key points are as follows: The Government remains committed to the deployment … Continue reading

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“Can we borrow your house for the NEC HB&R Show?”

Letting someone borrow your car is enough to make most people nervous, but borrow your house! Well, that’s exactly the question we at Oakworth Homes asked one of our client’s recently, a client for whom we’ll be building the 2100ft2 … Continue reading

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Movement in Timber Frame Homes

We are frequently asked about the movement in timber frame homes, are they solid, do they move due to weather conditions, how does the central heating affect the frame? Having lived in a new timber frame construction for the past … Continue reading

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Why Oakworth Homes Timber Frame?

Part 2 Our designs are tailored specifically to the customer’s individual needs, one off individual designs or developments of different sizes and shapes. They can be easily modified to provide maximum efficiency. Oakworth Homes Timber Frame Systems exceed all energy … Continue reading

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What is Timber Frame?

Part 1 A timber frame system differs from blocks and mortar construction in that the inner leaf is a fully insulated timber wall. This system can be supplied complete with roof trusses, floor members, internal walls, insulation and stairs. Once … Continue reading

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