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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, Manufacture & Supply as a kit of parts for you to install

All our frames are designed exclusively by David Simmonds who has designed over 182 bespoke frames at our Emborough Sawmill. We are able to Design, Manufacture & Supply & deliver your Oak Frame  or we are happy to offer a Design & Engineering For Building Control with Workshop Construction Drawings only option to allow you or your carpenter to be hands on and craft your own frame. As a sawmill we also supply raw materials in Oak and Douglas Fir for those clients who intend to do their own carpentry work.

Oak Frame Building - Designed by David Simmonds Partner B. Eng (hons) @ Interesting Timbers & manufactured by Interesting Timbers at our Emborough YardSmall self-managed projects welcome

We are a family owned and operated independent Sawmill, Timber Merchant 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..' for the  South West Regional LABC 2014 Building Excellence Awards ".

David Simmonds B.Eng (hons)

Design & Manufacture Services

We can design  and manufacture 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, Manufacture and Supply 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 design, manufacture and supply services  only and do not offer a site installation option or site surveys. We do offer Engineering For Building Control.

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

Design & Engineering only Service

We are also able to offer a Design and Engineering For Building Control Only Service or a Design and Supply Of Raw Materials Only Service for clients with carpentry and building skills who wish to craft their own Oak Timber Frame, you survey your site and email us the details as a starting point. 

Oak Frames by Interesting Timbers

Over 182 Bespoke Oak Frames have been individually designed and created 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 Simmonds B.Eng.(hons)

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

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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 frame building - Interesting TimbersOak Roof Trusses ready for deliveryOak Framed PorchOak Frame Design & Engineering ServiceGlazed 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...'