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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

 

Garden Water Feature

Hus and Garden

Our newest case study, ‘Hus and Garden’ is out now! Having lived in their cottage for nearly 50 years Eric and Gai wanted to downsize to a more manageable property but were hesitant to move away from the incredible countryside views that their house afforded. The couple chose to split their spacious garden to create […]

Luxury Home with Swimming Pool

New Case Study – First Build Fate

Our newest case study, “First Build Fate”, is out now! This exceptional 5-bedroom home has a contemporary mixed exterior finish of brick and Accoya cladding. The Accoya has been stained to increase its durability, and this warm wood contrasts beautifully with the cream-coloured bricks. The black Crittall style triple glazing, fabricated from timber and aluminium, […]

Neo Georgian Design

Neo Georgian Splendour – New Case Study

Our newest case study, “Neo Georgian Splendour”, is now on the website. The symmetrical façade is typical of Georgian style architecture, as is the columned stone porch which welcomes visitors. The fenestration is pleasingly balanced, with the sliding sash windows providing ample natural light to the interior as well as affording framed views of the […]

Chalet Bungalow Self Build

Mulberry Open Day Success

We had a sunny and successful open day event for our new show home last month. The newly completed Mulberry was officially launched at our open day on Saturday 19th March which was well attended and enjoyed. It was a pleasure meeting potential self-builders and sharing our extensive knowledge with them.  The three-bedroom chalet bungalow Mulberry showcases some of the […]

Chalet Bungalow Home

New Show Home Launch Day

Our newly completed show home will be officially launched on Saturday 19th March The new property, The Mulberry, is one of three at the Scandia-Hus show centre in West Sussex; The Adelia is a contemporary style home, The Oakleigh has traditional character and The Mulberry is a combination of the two in a chalet bungalow […]

Chalet Bungalow Self Build

New Year, New Home!

Happy New Year to all our customers and followers! The Latin word for ‘January’ (Ianuarius) has its roots in the Latin for ‘door’ (ianua), it being the opening to the year. And luckily for all those planning to self build this year, our brand new show home will be opening its doors too! Our Mulberry […]

Timber Frame Annex

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

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

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

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 […]