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Solid Oak Roof Trusses

Oak Framed Buildings

We have been Oak Framed Building Specialists & Timber Merchants & Sawmillers since 1986

Design, Engineering For Building Control, Make & Supply

All our frames are designed exclusively by David, B.Eng. (hons), who has designed over 183 bespoke frames, including an Oak Framed Roof for our own home. We are able to Design, Make, Supply and Deliver as a kit of parts for you, your carpenter or your builder to install. We are happy to supply structural frames to Building Contractors and Architects as well as Property Developers. Our Oak Frames can have Engineering For Building Control.

Oak Frame Building - Designed by David, B. Eng (hons) @ Interesting TimbersSmall self-managed projects welcome

We are a family owned and operated independent Sawmill, and Oak Framed Buildings specialists.

Finalist in the South West LABC Building Excellence Awards..

"I was delighted to have been nominated and to be a finalist as the Designer and Supplier of an Oak Framed Extension which has been selected in the category of '...Best extension or alteration to an existing home...' South West Regional LABC  Building Excellence Awards "

David, B.Eng. (hons)


David, B.Eng (hons)            

Design & Manufacture Services

We can design  and make Oak frames for buildings from a simple porch to a complete home.  Oak roof trusses for barn conversions or for new buildings. Specialising in making structural frames for self-builders, building contractors and architects.

We can give an estimate for the work from your drawings, your architect's drawings or even from simple sketches that you provide to us.

We are happy to Design and  Make your Oak Frame, as a kit of parts, for you, your builder; architect; building subcontractor to install. We can arrange delivery to site where required, currently we offer a  design and make only service and do not offer a site installation option or site surveys. We do offer Engineering For Building Control on our designs.

If you are interested in any of our services email us your site survey, measurements, builders or architect’s drawings as a starting point or contact us to discuss your project.

Oak Frames by Interesting Timbers

Over 183 Bespoke Oak Frames have been individually designed and made for clients across the South West of England as well as one or two further afield in Scotland (this includes our own self-build project featuring an Oak Framed Roof : self-designed, self-manufactured,  roof completed in August 2015 and featured in our Self Build Photo Gallery)

Where required, our structural frames will come with Engineering  for Building Control. David is a qualified Engineer and all our frames are designed exclusively by him at our Emborough Sawmill. Please contact David, B.Eng.(hons)

Working Sawmill we can also provide raw materials

As we are also a working Sawmill specialising  in English Hardwoods we can also supply the following; Beams in Oak and Douglas Fir, Oak Flooring, Window Shelves. Kitchen Counter Tops, Bar Tops, Desk Tops and Single Slab Table Tops as well as Table Tops from Several Boards (Waney Edged or Straight Edged)

Our Window Boards and Shelves are supplied as Waney Edged or Straight Edged. Feather Edged Cladding, Traditional Solid Oak Flooring, Oak Skirting and Architrave can all be made to order.  Bespoke solid wood Staircases can also be Supplied in Self Assembly Kit Form and are designed by David for you and are made to order only.

Click to See a Selection of our Clients' Oak Frames

Click to See our Self Build: Oak Framed Roof - Our Current Weekend Project

Click to see our Oak Beams and Architectural Detailing

Click to see our contact details

Roof Trusses; Garden Rooms; Oak Framed Conservatories; Extensions; Porches; Pergolas; Barn Conversions; Mezzanine Floors; Balconies; Oak Beams; Oak Cladding; Oak Window Shelves; Oak Flooring; Oak Skirting & Architrave

Oak Framed Porch       Glazed Oak Framed Garden Room. David Simmonds B.Eng.  Finalist for the  South West Regional LABC 2014 Building Excellence Awards  category  '...Best extension or alteration to an existing home...'