01 Apr 2019

Deep in the beautiful valleys of South Gloucestershire Bob was midway building a coach house using traditional construction techniques of Cotswold stone and oak roof trusses.  The project was well underway but the trusses had yet to be sourced.  Here’s how Timberpride brought life to the oak trussed roof for Bob’s development. A shrewd business […]

21 Feb 2019

The future of Britain’s most iconic tree is in peril Britain has more ancient oak trees than the rest of Europe combined, making the Oak a quintessential part of our national identity. The oak tree is a vital habitat for biodiversity, creates the familiar beauty of our landscape and is a construction material used for […]

05 Feb 2019

In a crowded market place, how do you choose who should make you Oak frame building? As a consumer it is always difficult to know how to choose between the different operators in the market.  No two quotes are ever the same so comparing like for like is near impossible.  Marketing messages on the whole […]

20 Nov 2018

Last week I drove past a building site proudly displaying a sign stating “low carbon construction”, that got my interest, so I took a closer look. Not much to see apart from a massive concrete slab on top of concrete foundations with multiple 10m high steel posts set in it. How depressing, presumably they’re referring […]