The right oak is sustainable
One of the most sustainable materials you can use in the building trade is Oak, providing that the oak has been sourced from a managed forest which has been grown for the purpose of building and should not be confused with deforestation.
2 things to note
Oak frames give you longevity that will outlive you and will give any stone or brick building a run for it’s money.
Oak trees absorb carbon from the air for all of their life.
FSC In A
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The FSC is a governing body which gives certification to forest which:
- Preserves biological diversity
- Benefits lives of local people
- Benefits workers
- Ensures it sustains economic viability