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Bespoke Timber Frame Home

Self Build Runs in the Family

Our newest case study features Emma whose parents built their own Scandia-Hus in the 1970s and having grown up in such a spacious, light, and warm home Emma knew that she wanted to provide the same experience for her own family. In June 2020 the project was complete, and the family were able to move into […]

Contemporary Bungalow Design

New Show Home In Progress

As we enter our 50th year of business, we are enthusiastically looking to the future and our continued growth. We are developing our show centre with our fourth timber frame show home currently under construction! ‘The Lodge’ will be an L-shaped three bedroom bungalow with a spacious open-plan kitchen / dining / living area, along […]

Swedish Home

Celebrating 50 Years!

2024 is an exciting year for Scandia-Hus as we celebrate our 50th anniversary! Established in 1974 as a UK distributor of timber frame kits for a Swedish company, our firm started with just 5 members of staff in an office in East Grinstead. We have seen the company grow significantly over the years to where […]

Wear It Pink

Wear It Pink

In October our team took part in the Breast Cancer Now campaign ‘Wear it Pink’ to show their support for this charity’s important work. The campaign aims to raise awareness of breast cancer to encourage early detection as well as raising money for research and support services.  The Scandia team were able to raise over £200 and looked fabulous in […]

Flat Roof House Design

Contemporary Case Studies

We have two new contemporary case studies available to read on our website! ‘The Old Court‘ features the stunning ‘Milan‘ from Scandia’s collection of designs which has been built on an idyllic site on the banks of the river Thames in Oxfordshire. The peaceful setting and the generously sized garden incorporating woodland are what attracted […]

Building Plot

New Build Blog

Work has just commenced on an enviable building plot in Hastings, in which the clients have achieved planning permission to create a new home in their extensive back garden. Designed to be inconspicuous among the surrounding mature trees, being clad in timber-style boards, and shaped to reflect the undulating landscape, the house featuring in our […]

New Home Design

Customer Feedback

“We loved working with Scandia; people would constantly remark how incredible they found it that we stuck to time and to budget. This was all as a result of the excellent project management and clear communications of our project manager. Even now, one year on, Scandia continue to be responsive, and no request is ever […]

Kent Self Build

New Design and Build Opportunity

Located in a semi-rural location on the fringes of East Farleigh village, just outside of Maidstone in Kent, Linden Barn comes with planning permission for two beautiful family homes. Plot 1, a four bedroom dwelling with internal space of 2453sq ft. Plot 2, a five bedroom dwelling with internal space of 2843sq ft. Included in […]

Eco Friendly Build

Close to Home – New Case Study

With planning permission challenges, a steep site and a global pandemic to contend with John and Kate had to be especially perseverant to build their own home. But they were determined to construct their Scandia-Hus, having always wanted to do so. A feeling of space and quiet is what John and Kate appreciate most about […]

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Macmillan’s Mighty Hike

John Wilkinson in our tech department will be taking part in Macmillan’s South Coast Mighty Hike again next month. On June 11th he will be (dressed as a pretty princess) hiking a half marathon along the South Downs way in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support, raising money as well as awareness of prostate cancer. The Scandia team wishes […]