Monthly Archives: July 2013

Macmillan Big Coffee Morning

Last week I arranged a coffee morning at Oakworth Homes to raise money for the fantastic charity MacMillan Cancer Trust. I asked each department to bring cakes, cookies, chocolate or other goodies to share at the coffee morning. The morning … Continue reading

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Oakworth’s Latest Successful Self-Build Project – Isle of Anglesey

Some 12 months ago, Oakworth Homes Ltd was approached by a self-build client, looking to build his new, 3,100ft2 home on the Isle of Anglesey. We were competing against a number of timber-frame competitors and we duly submitted our detailed … Continue reading

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Homebuilding and Renovation Show Harrogate 2013

Every Year Oakworth exhibits at the Homebuilding and Renovation Shows in Birmingham and Harrogate. After the success of building a full Timber Frame structure in the NEC Birmingham exhibition hall in March this year. And having just a 2 day … Continue reading

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Our Growth over 6 Years….

I joined Oakworth Homes 6 years ago.  It is memorable in more than one way.  The 25th of June 2006 was not only my first day at a new company it was my daughter’s 12th birthday, today she is 18!!! … Continue reading

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The Art of Design – Tools of the Trade

As the first port of call for design inspiration for the majority of clients, an architectural department is always daydreaming about it’s next ground breaking idea. It’s the common belief of most other structural professionals and contractors in the industry that … Continue reading

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My Role At Oakworth Homes – Lisa Sheppard

I have been working as a receptionist at Oakworth Homes for over 3 years. Here I meet and greet customers, prospective self builders and developers, and suppliers. On each visit we always receive comments on how the company has a … Continue reading

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Wantage – Laying the Foundations

One of the most worrying times in any construction project is whilst breaking ground to construct the foundations or under building as it is sometimes known. At Wantage it was no different. A ground survey was carried out and our … Continue reading

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