~ The Carpenters Fellowship   (UK traditional timber framers association)

TRADA    (The Timber Research and Development Association)

AECB  (Association of Environmentally Conscious Builders)

SEDA  (Scottish Ecological Design Association)

~   The Green Building Forum

~   Small Woods Association

~   Scottish Vernacular Buildings Working Group

~    Scottish Working Wood (certification scheme)

Materials supply:

~   NBT   (Natural Building Technologies. The foremost ecological building materials supplier in Britain. Unlike most other suppliers part of their ethos is to provide advice and training as well as materials)

Boron Based Timber Treatments  (suppliers of Tim-bor insecticidal surface treatments)

Timber supply:

ASHS  (Association of Scottish Hardwood Sawmillers)

Scottish Wood  (suppliers of sustainable Scottish timber. Based near Dunfermline)

Stuart Somerscales  (Suppliers of UK and European heavy constructional timbers. Based in Lincolnshire can supply Scottish timber if required)


~ Rebearth  (earth and clay building specialists)

Keith Threadgall  (mobile sawmilling services)

~ Black Pig   (specialists in glazing onto green oak frames)

~ Angus MacDonald  (sandblasting in Scotland) : 07788 296 331

~ Homestead Horselogging Co.  (horse logging)

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J. Rose Carpentry