Top 5 tips when embarking on a garden room build
Head of Oakwrights Country Buildings & GreenRooms, Charlie Mills gives you some direction for starting your journey to building your own garden room. Hear advice on planning permission, architects, layout and finishing touches.
The value of Architectural Design in the self-build process
Undertaking a self-build project is undoubtedly exciting, but can be daunting and at times challenging. Employing the services of an Architect or Architectural Designer can help to set your project on a great footing as it moves forward.
The dos and don’ts of Building Control
While the world of Building Regulations governs all everyday aspects of our industry, as a Self-Builder there are certain things you can do to make gaining approval as smooth as possible.
What it means to become chartered...
'On 17th December I had my professional interview with the Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists to achieve chartered status.'
Experiencing Architecture Practice through Oakwrights
'After earlier this year achieving a BA (Hons) in Architecture from Northumbria University in Newcastle, I decided to return to the hills of home and begin my architectural career with Oakwrights in Hereford as an RIBA Part 1 Architectural Assistant.” Abi Catchpole, RIBA Part 1 Architectural Assistant.