Press & News


July 2017 - Stommel Haus builds 6 barrier free, highly energy efficient blocks of flats. The flats comply with the strict sound proofing and fire safety regulations in Germany. Click here to read the press release

January 2017 - Home is where the Heart is - Fabulous article about the first Stommel Haus home in Scotland on iBuild. Click here to read more, from page 24.


January 2017 - Youtube video Wayne Hemingway presents Stommel Haus Heartwood in Aboyne which won theCRL Venturous Build Award. Click on the image to view the video on Youtube.


November 2016 - Press Release by Viessmann and Stommel Haus - 

Heating with Ice - First house in Scotland fitted with Solar Ice Heating


October 2016 - Press release by CRL - "Stommel Haus Heartwood awarded with Venturous Build Award"

"An energy efficient, eco timber house in Aberdeenshire has been crowned as a winner of a campaign that shines the spotlight on self-builders."

Click here to read the CRL press release. 

 


September 2016 - Article in the magazine "Archectec" 

First house in Scotland

fitted with groundbreaking

“Heating with Ice” Technology

Stommel Haus, premium manufacturer of offsite manufactured homes in Germany, equips a private dwelling in

Aberdeenshire with groundbreaking

“Heating with Ice” technology by Viessmann.

Click here to see the online version of the magazin (page 18)


September 2015 - 

Article in "The Guardian Supplement"

Sustainability Made Beautiful

"Sustainability is a key UK planning policy target. Sustainable architecture is defined as ‘seeking to minimise the negative environmental impact of buildings by efficiency and moderation in the use of materials, energy, and development space’. Wood is probably the most ecological and sustainable renewable building material. ..."

Click on the image to read the full article.


Sustainability Made Beautiful - Building a beautiful sustainable timber home

February 2015 - Sustainability made beautiful - Article in the Art of Design magazine.

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BuildIt Case Study about building a flat pack Mock Tudor home - The Trojan Spirit

May 2014 - Trojan Spirit - Case Study of Mintons Stommel Haus in Build It. "Courage, determination and a sunny disposition were key to the success of Drew and Connie Mintons self build. They overcame a host of obstacles to realise their dream of creating a sustainable family home".  Click on the image to read the full article.


Design your own dream home - Self Build Homes Magazine Article

February 2014 - Designing Your Dream Home with Stommel Haus - 

"When thinking about the design of your new dream home there are many key aspects which need to be considered, weighted and balanced". Article in the Self Build Homes Magazine. Click on the image to read the full article,


Doing away with myths about timber houses

2013 - Doing away with Myths about Timber Houses - Self Build Essential Guide.

 

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A breathable house - case study

February 2013 - A house that breathes - "Lynda and Andrew Higgott’s ‘forever home’ is a bespoke eco-friendly haven made from solid timber and built with a miraculous lack of drama – and now it’s done, they have no intention of going anywhere" - A BuildIt Case study. Click on the image to read the full article. 

Februay 2017 -Two Best of Houzz 2017 Awards - Houzz Community Loves Stommel Haus. Click here to read the press release and click here to read more about the Best of Houzz Awards.


January 2017 - Francesca Chiorando presents Stommel Haus within the 10 part series of Ultimate Processes. Viewers in Great Britain can see the footage on Insight TV or Sky TV HD Channels. Click on the  image to see the footage on www.insight.tv


September 2016 - Article in the magazine "Art of Design" 

First house in Scotland fitted with groundbreaking "Heating with  Ice Technology

Click her to see the online version of the magazine (page 118).


Contemporary Buildings with Timber - Article in the Magazine "Archetec"

September 2015 - 

Article in the Magazine "Archetec"

Contemporary Buildings with Timber

"Enthusiasm for architecutre and engineering in timber is growing rapidly among a new generation of architects and designers. ..."

Click on the image to read the full article.


Kitting out a flat pack home - Self Build Homes Magazine

March 2014 - Self Build Homes Magazine - The Finishing Touches - "Deciding whether to kit-out a self-build yourself, or whether to get the professionals in to logistically plan all the details for you is a tricky decision." The Self Build Homes Magazine asked Stommel Haus for some advice…

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Constructing a bespoke prefabricated timber home

January 2014 - Constructing a Contemporary Pre-Fabricated Timber Home 

"Timber House specialists Stommel Haus explain the term "prefabricated" has a new definition - bespoke homes tailored to personal needs, budget and style". Article in the Self Build Homes Magazine. Click on the image to read the full article.


Health benefits that can come from living in a timber house

June 2013 - Stommel Haus UK explains the health benefits that can come from living in a timber houseClick on the image to read the full article.


Demolishing an old house and building a luxurious flat pack home

June 2013 - Case Study of a family demolishing an old house and building a luxurios flat pack home. "After four days, the whole house was up, the roof was on and it was watertight. It was very impressive". A Build It Case Study. Click on the image to read the full article.