Natural Modular: Can off-site construction of modular buildings be combined with natural building materials and traditional craftsmanship?

Modular off-site construction often seems like the polar opposite of natural, craft-based construction – but does it have to be like this? Our aim is to combine the advantages of off-site construction, such as building in a safe, controlled environment (i.e. dry!), with the skills, craft and natural materials that are reminiscent of traditional construction.  … Read more

Near-Zero-Plastic Construction: Better for the owner, better for the tradesmen, better for the environment

New evidence is constantly appearing that points towards the construction industry creating unhealthy buildings. Modern construction is creating issues for the occupants like poor air quality, off-gassing materials, damp and mould, ventilation and heating problems. The tradesmen who build them are being exposed to a toxic medley of chemicals and dust, and the environmental cost … Read more

Laidback Luxury in the Scottish Countryside

The newly named “Rowanbank Cabin” was completed in 2022 and has been a roaring success since its launch as a holiday let. The cabin features a unique ‘floating’ roof with wrap around clerestory glazing, giving 270 degree views of the surrounding woods and special connection to the outdoors whatever the weather! The cabin features a … Read more