Sawmill News

Industry news, how-to guides & a peek behind the scenes

While our first love is producing some of britians finest joinery timber for your homes and commercial spaces, we also enjoy discussing all things wood and sharing our deep passion for the natural world. Learn more about the wood we use and our sustainable practices, find out what’s going on at UK Hardwoods ,discover inspiring client projects and uncover our expert tips to get the most out of your British hardwood. 

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yaffle & Bosk

UK Hardwoods Spotlight on Yaffle & Bosk

We re shining the spotlight on Yaffle Bosk A low mileage Devon based furniture workshop buying their kiln dried timber…
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John mcshea

UK Hardwoods Spotlight on John McShea

We speak to John McShea boat builder and British timber enthusiast about his latest creations using our locally grown wood…
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dry hardwood

Dry hardwood in 100’s of perfect sizes

We stock our British grown dry hardwood in numerous lengths depths and widths Read on to learn more about our…
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devon oak beams

5 Exciting Steps To Sawing Our Devon Oak Beams

Check in to read all about the sawing process of our Devon Oak Beams From the structural to the beautiful…
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quarter sawn oak

Why we’re inspired to use quarter sawn oak for joinery projects

We re inspired by all oak but quarter sawn oak has a unique capability to inspire us all Read our…
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A Devon Oak Made Bedroom

To help everyone sleep soundly we ve been supplying some gorgeous devon oak to Naturalmat for their Devon made bed…
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Jon Johnson

Jon Johnson from a local conservation architect practice comes to talk all things solid wood

A tour of our sawmill one morning was the ideal opportunity for this local architect to say hello and talk…
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November news with Christmas on its way

What have we been up to this last month We take a look back at our November highlights at the…
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christmas tree

Christmas tree competition 2022

Win a Devon grown Christmas tree and £100 worth of Gisela graham decorations…
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October’s roundup of news from the sawmill

It s been a busy autumnal month If you follow us on Instagram your ll know some of the fun…
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Wood Awards 2022- We’ve been shortlisted.

We are thrilled to announce that our purpose built UK grown eco shed has made the shortlist for the Wood…
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ash tree

Ash dieback and its effect on our sawmill

Ash dieback isn t effecting our ash flooring or cladding yet but is this to come We re educating ourselves…
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Biochar comes to UK Hardwoods

Biochar funding secured through the Department for Business Energy Industrial Strategy BEIS…
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tom bedford

Business Action Awards Win

Tom Bedford wins a Business Award 2020…
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wood for good

Supporters of Wood for Good

We re supporters of the Wood for Good campaign Promoting the use of timber in construction and design…
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heritage oak at Topsham

Luxury Retailer Uses UK Hardwoods

UK Hardwoods take customers on a journey through a retailer s new flagship store…
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Local Woodcrafts Owner Joins us

Owner of Woodcrafts uses UK Hardwoods to source quality oak for creations…
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Sawing Season at The Timber Mill

It s been sawing season here at UK Hardwoods a very important time of year for us…
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oak pub table & bench

A Restorative Solution for a 12th Century Pub

UK Hardwoods was delighted to supply the real wood flooring used during the renovation of The Stag Inn Rackenford…
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Oak exterior cladding

An Eco-Friendly Partnership Made in Chick Pea Heaven

Nourish in Braunton have used English Ash shelving to complement the environmentally friendly products they offer…
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