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      Solid Oak Doors - Fantastic Value

      At UK Oak, we are leading suppliers of solid oak doors in many different styles. Real oak will give your home a discerning look that just can’t be achieved using imitation wood, and by buying through us, you can be assured of the very highest quality wood and oak products.


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      Sylish, modern internal oak doors for your home!

      UK Oak are suppliers of beautiful, high quality solid oak doors. We have a wide range of real wood products to choose from, which will suit home interiors and exteriors. There are a number of designs for different tastes, covering both traditional and contemporary styles.


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      Oak Beams - Adding a touch of extra class to your home

      At UK Oak, we supply a variety of solid oak beams for structural and decorative uses. Beams add a stylish, rustic look to any property, and by using real wood, you can be assured of the quality and longevity of the products you choose.


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      What is air dried oak?

      Up until the nineteenth century, all wood was air dried, the technology wasn’t around to speed up the process simply because it wasn’t needed. Fast forward to today, the exponential growth of construction and sped up processes, few woodwork mills offer air dried oak preferring to opt for kiln dried wood which is quicker to get on sale.


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      What Are The Benefits of Reclaimed Wood

      Reclaimed wood is hugely popular today for building projects or decorative purposes but it’s not just great for the environment, it’s also a fine option if you’re looking for wood that’s brimming with character, but incredibly strong and durable too.


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      Advantages of Oak

      Oak is one of the most distinguishable woods, known for its beautiful grain and outstanding strength; it’s highly sought after. Oak trees have graced earth far longer than us humans; with fragments of oak trees dating way back 300,000 years ago, but today its presence in the woodworking world is unquestioned, and it is without a doubt one of the best hardwoods for building materials and furniture-making.


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      Huge choice of raised bed kits

      For a stylish and convenient way to add to your garden, try our raised bed kits. They are an excellent alternative to planters and flower pots, letting you grow a variety of bedding plants and flowers in an attractive and convenient wooden container. One of the most popular garden trends of 2017, raised flowerbeds will lend your outdoor space a modern and stylish look.


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      Oak Furniture ideas

      Creating beautiful, timeless furniture for your home is possible with our versatile timber. If you’re looking to construct stunning oak furniture that’s brimming with character, you’ve come to the right place, and here are just a few oak furniture ideas to help you get the ball rolling. 


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      How to Treat Oak Doors

      It’s easy to see why so many homes in the UK are blessed with internal oak doors. They’re strong, durable, easy on the eye and packed with character – but they’re also incredibly versatile, especially in terms of how they’re treated. There are many different ways in which you can finish oak doors, but it’s important to understand that if you decide not to add a protective oil or varnish, you’ll struggle to keep your doors in top condition. So what is the best way to treat oak doors?


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      Which is The Best Wood For Furniture?

      There are many fantastic woods used to create beautiful furniture and before we start looking at each of the woods in more detail, it’s important to understand that the many types fall into the categories ‘softwoods’ and ‘hardwoods’. If we look at the UK market in particular, popular softwoods include pine, spruce, cedar, fir and larch. These all come from conifer trees (which have needles and do not produce seeds) and they are fast growing trees, whilst they often provide a rather light finish. 


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      Why Choose Engineered Oak Flooring?

      Engineered oak flooring has long been praised for its suitability to higher moisture rooms with varying humidity levels, such as kitchens, bathrooms and conservatories.


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      Discover the key advantages of oak doors

      It’s well known that oak doors can add quality, character, charm and warmth to a home. Natural materials like oak have long been a staple in interior design – offering interesting textures, tones and patterns. To really appreciate the quality of oak doors, it’s worth visiting some of the UK’s best-preserved heritage sites. 


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      Why Choose Solid Oak Flooring?

      Choosing new flooring for your home is no easy decision, it’s perhaps the most important finish to a room, and a feature that needs to be durable, attractive, and fit the aesthetic of your home. Solid oak flooring is an excellent choice compared to other alternatives. Here’s a rundown of its key features and advantages.


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      How Long Does Oak Flooring Last?

      One of the biggest factors when choosing flooring is lifespan. Nobody wants to invest in flooring if it’s only going to last several years before it needs replacing, but fortunately, there are many different types praised for durability and reliability, such as solid wood, engineered flooring and porcelain tile. That said, nothing comes close to oak, which is one of the most durable natural structures, especially if it’s well maintained.


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      What is Natural Grade Hardwood Flooring?

      ‘Natural’ or ‘character’ grade hardwood flooring features knots, colour variations, sap and face shake (fine splits in the crown running with the grain). Each of these ‘imperfections’ adds to the natural character and charm of the finished product, which is why many homeowners choose natural grade oak. There are many different ways of grading oak, and it does depend on the supplier, however, for the most part, the term refers to products that feature knots of larger sizes, with more sap and colour variation, whilst some manufacturers use filler to seal holes that are naturally present in the wood. 


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      Is Timber Cladding Waterproof?

      Timber cladding is often praised for its characterful finish, adding value to residential and commercial buildings, but as a product of nature, is it waterproof?


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      What’s The Best Type of Wood Flooring?

      With so many different species, it’s difficult to know the best wood flooring for your home because it depends on your property’s architectural style, unique tastes, budget and needs. Rather than looking at every possible species of wood, we’re going to guide you through two of the most popular flooring types in more detail; solid wood and engineered. 


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      How to Maintain Oak Flooring

      Oak flooring is widely recognised as one of the strongest and characterful flooring solutions available on the market. 


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      What is the best wood for cladding

      Many wood species can be used for cladding but deciding on the best solution for your construction project depends on several factors such as your budget, desired appearance and climate.


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      Do You Need to Treat Oak Beams

      In older properties, oak beams are a popular choice for roof and floor joists. At the same time, they can add durability and character to old barns, house extensions, garden outbuildings, workshops and new builds. 


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      What is the best wood to use for a fireplace mantel?

      The fireplace is often the heart of the home, the centrepiece of your living room, and the perfect place to gather around with family and friends. So when it comes to choosing a wooden mantel, you want to make sure you select the correct type of wood that will not only look beautiful but also last for years to come.


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      Does Solid Oak Flooring Add Value to a Property

      Solid oak flooring has long been a popular choice for homeowners looking to add value and style to their property. With an abundance of character, timeless beauty and strength, oak flooring can look just as good in a medieval castle as it can in a new build home! Combining durability with good looks, oak flooring can undoubtedly add value to your home – after all, this has been the case for hundreds of years!


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      What Hardwood is Best for Decking

      The UK has seen varied weather in recent weeks, but the feeling of spring is certainly here, and we could be set for another sizzling summer. With more bees, blossoming trees and just the right amount of breeze, many homeowners want to transform their outdoor space into an inviting retreat for family and friends. One way to do this is by adding a decking area, which can offer an excellent space for entertaining or simply relaxing outdoors in the sunshine.


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      Advantages of Kiln-Dried Wood for Durable Structures

      From building outbuildings to cladding homes and setting the perfect ambience, kiln-dried wood is a highly dependable and versatile material that’s in huge demand. Through a controlled drying process, kiln drying reduces the moisture content of the wood to a specific level suitable for its intended use. 


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      What is the difference between oak and solid oak?

      There is no question that when it comes to furniture and flooring oak is one of the most popular woods used. Its attractive grain pattern and durability make it a top choice for many homes. But when shopping for oak products, you may come across the terms "oak" and "solid oak" and wonder what the difference is. We'll help explain what oak and solid oak mean and help you determine which is best for your needs.


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      What Type of Wooden Flooring is Best?

      With a vast amount of options available on today’s market, it can be difficult to know what wood flooring is best for your home. There is more to just choosing the type of wood that catches your eye, there are other careful factors to consider from the type of wood, its durability, grain pattern and colour.


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      DIY Fencing Projects: Easiest Wooden Materials to Work With

      In order for your do-it-yourself fencing project to be successful, it is important to choose the right kind of wooden materials. In addition to having a great look, you need the fence to be easy and durable while working with. Below, we’ve identified some of the most popular wooden fencing materials and helps you pick out the ones that are best suited for your DIY Project.


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      Mantelpieces – The Right Way to Choose One

      Usually, a fireplace is the central point of focus in a room and the mantel around it could be an important part of its overall look. It may seem difficult to find the perfect mantel and different options such as styling, materials and designs – must also be considered. In this guide we will consider some key points that you should keep in mind when choosing a mantel; to ensure that you make the best choice for your home.


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