'In the frame'

Oakwrights

Let us answer your self-build oak frame questions.

Each episode will give practical advice to help you along your self-build journey from finding your perfect plot, gaining planning consent to designing and constructing your new home, outbuilding or extension.

All Episodes

In this podcast, Tim Crump sits down with our Managing Director, Charlie Mills, and our Head of Architecture and Chartered Architect, Helen Needham. Join them as Helen delves into the six most important steps that will progress your self-build vision through the architectural design, planning and Building Regulations process, and hear first-hand from Charlie as he reflects on his own experiences of these steps during his and his wife's oak frame home building journey!

Sep 20

41 min 52 sec

Are you planning an upcoming self-build project? Don't miss Tim Crump speaking to Mark Brinkley, Author of 'The Housebuilder's Bible', in this podcast! Delving into the book, which is a must-read for anyone looking to build their dream home, Tim and Mark discuss the most common questions that self-builders find themselves asking when embarking on their own journeys...

Aug 16

38 min 12 sec

Tim Crump is joined by Tom McSherry from BuildStore as they discuss all that you need to know about how to raise a self-build mortgage to enable you to embark on your home build journey. 

Jul 2

40 min 59 sec

Are you looking for your dream plot? If so have you considered taking an alternative route and exploring a custom build site. Join Tim Crump, our founder and James Buchanan, Head of Custom build and Turnkey as they discuss the benefits of custom build.

May 25

40 min 56 sec

In part one of this episode, we delve into the world of plot finding. Tim Crump is joined by Helen Needham, our Architectural Department Manager, who shares her vast knowledge and experience of how best to locate your dream building plot. 

May 5

32 min

In part two of this episode, we delve into the world of plot finding. Tim Crump is joined by Helen Needham, our Architectural Department Manager, who shares her vast knowledge and experience of how best to locate your dream building plot.

May 5

50 min 23 sec

How 30 years of carpentry experience led to where we are today and the true passion behind building with oak.

Apr 7

44 min 52 sec

Let us answer your self-build oak frame questions. Each episode will give practical advice to help you along your self-build journey from finding your perfect plot, gaining planning consent to designing and constructing your new home, outbuilding or extension. We look forward to introducing our guests each month as they give top tips from their own experience.

Apr 1

2 min 4 sec