Character Oak Fascia Beam
Enhance the character of your fireplace with one of our oak fascia beams
Our hand crafted oak fascia beams are ideal to add that extra bit of character to your fireplace. Each beam comes complete with concealed key hole brackets which we pre-machine into the back of the beam so you can simply hang the beam from two protruding screws in your wall.
You really can install these character oak fascia beams within a couple of minutes. Fitting to decorated and plastered walls is no issue! You can fix the screws and wall plugs we provide, into brick, stone or breeze block walls. You can also fix to stud walls where you can locate timber uprights.
Please note: The back of the beam is left unfinished.
For a more time warn rustic appearance, opt for our Aged Oak Fascia Beam.
Each beam we manufacturer goes through our vigorous finishing process we've developed over many years! Skillfully shaped, sanded and finished with only the highest quality wax's and oils, these fascia beams are sure to impress!
What you need to know!
- Lifetime Guarantee!
- Size is accurate to +/- 5mm
- Supplied with heavy duty keyhole fixings & fitting instructions.
- We are a trusted online retailer – see our reviews from our past customers.
- We source our oak from trusted suppliers. All of our oak is FSC or PEFC certified.
- Our oak is well air dried ensuring any movement once installed is minimal.
- We recommend leaving your beam (removed from the packaging) to acclimatise to your room for 2 weeks prior to installation.
Important: Please be aware as oak is a natural product, so each piece does vary with regards to: cracks, knots, colour and grain pattern. Beams sizes are approximate to +/- 5mm. Some beams may have small areas of pin holing which further adds to the reclaimed effect, we will treat these beams with anti infestation solution.
All of our oak beams are well air dried ensuring minimal movement once installed in your home. As your beam adjusts to your room temperature further cracks may appear only adding to the character. This is nothing to worry about. Please note that none of the above can be treated as defects.
Oak Beams are a combustible material, therefore tt is important the the beam is positioned a safe distance away from stoves, flues and other heat sources in line with building and HETAS regulations. Installing a beam to close to a heat source may cause excessive cracking and be unsafe.
Everything we manufacturer is professionally finished in-house using only the finest products. We achieve this fantastic range with wood stains which penetrate deep into the wood followed by a top coat of wax polish for protection.
Unfortunately, we cannot guarantee exact colour matches to existing furniture. Please use these colour samples as a guide only, as oak is a natural product colour variation can be expected.
The following swatch provides a great example of how unfinished oak can vary in colour.
Check out our installation guides below… Please note, all installations are different and we can only offer a general guide.
7.5″x5.5″ beams do not come with fixings.
12mm Concealed BracketsSupplied with oak fireplace beams and shelves 11cm (4.25") deep and above. Keyhole FixingsSupplied with corbels and all oak fireplace beams 9cm (3.5″) deep or less. Heavy Duty Threaded RodsRecommended fixing method for 19cm x 14cm (7.5″x5.5″) beams. Plasterboard FixingsSupplied with our shelves suitable for fitting to plasterboard walls. Steel Bracket FixingsSupplied with steel bracket pine shelves.
We cannot take any responsibility for any incorrect installations or damage caused during the installation process. Returns are not accepted for items that have been installed.