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Find out about the latest Scandia-Hus news by reading our monthly newsletters and updates. We include details on what we have been up to, our latest construction projects and topics related to self builds, timber frames and sustainable homes. You can subscribe to receive the newsletter via email by filling in your details at the bottom of the page. For information regarding events we are holding or exhibitions we are attending, please click here. For frequent updates on Scandia self build homes, as well as design ideas, why not follow us on social media? We are on Facebook Twitter, Pinterest and Instagram

 

Timber Frame Annex

November 2021 Newsletter – Annexe Case Study

Our November newsletter is out now and features our newest case study. The property is a little different from the typical Scandia project, with the home being created on the site of the owners’ original house to form an annexe. The awkward and tight footprint of the plot constrained the design, along with planning requirements, […]

Contemporary Timber Frame Self Build

October 2021 Newsletter – New Contemporary Case Study

Our newest case study is out now! This stunning new home is the epitome of contemporary design, with a mixed finish exterior of timber cladding and black render, the Scandia-Hus has a striking and unique look. The interior decoration is an extension of the external style, with a dark colour palette providing impact. To discover […]

Energy Saving Scandia

September 2021 Newsletter – New Energy Saving Case Study

The September newsletter features our recently published case study, which highlights the energy-saving properties of a typical Scandia-Hus timber frame home. Detailing the insulation specification, window products and renewable energy source heating the home, potential self-builders can read all about how to design an eco-friendly property. Progress on our new chalet bungalow show home is […]

Ground Source Heat Pump

August 2021 Newsletter – Green Industrial Revolution

The August newsletter informs readers of the ‘Green Industrial Revolution’ the government is planning, which will be encouraging more eco-friendly homes. It also includes updates on the development of our new chalet bungalow show home. This month ACTIS insulation is our highlighted supplier, a company Scandia have used on numerous projects. Their high-performance insulation products […]

Scandia Hus Timber Frame

July 2021 Newsletter – Scandia Job Roles

Our July newsletter is ready to read and this month we detail the new job roles we are currently recruiting for. The vacancies include Trainee Project Manager, Technical Manager and Estimator/Buyer. To find out more and to apply, please click here. The newsletter also highlights a featured supplier from our show home build blog; VELUX. […]

Sussex Self Build

June 2021 Newsletter – New Case Study

Our June newsletter is out now! This month we released a new case study, ‘Sussex Style Scandia’. It features Amber and Lee, who built a traditional look Scandia-Hus on a plot of land surrounded by ancient woodland. To find out how they did it, click here. The newsletter also includes details of a recent planning […]

Self Building

May 2021 Newsletter – Self Building Revolution

Our May newsletter has been sent to those subscribed, and it includes details of the new government scheme ‘Help to Build’. This initiative should make it easier and more affordable for people to build their own homes, kickstarting a self-building revolution! For more information on this, as well as updates on our show home build […]

Poland Trust Plots 9 - 12

Community-Led Housing Project – Poland Meadow

A new development of 12 homes is currently being constructed in Brockham, Surrey, for the benefit of local residents in greatest need. The Poland Trust is a charity based in Brockham with the objective of helping local people who are in need, hardship or distress. In recent years, it has become apparent that those in […]

Digger Excavation

April 2021 Newsletter – Show Home Progress

Our latest newsletter is out now, detailing the progress that has been made on our new show home. The excavation for foundations began early this month. The April newsletter describes the construction that has taken place since then and the companies involved with the building project so far. To read please click here. To receive […]

Self Build Centre

Sussex Show Centre now OPEN

Following government guidelines, we were able to once again open our doors to the public from Monday the 12th of April.  We are delighted to be able to welcome self-builders back. Our show centre is a brilliant place to start when planning to build your own home, we provide plenty of information and inspiration. You’ll […]