FiveOax - About Us

For over 20 years FiveOax has been delivering quality installations and service  in the local area.

Although we are not a small firm, we are not too big, allowing us to cater for larger jobs, whilst retaining our personal service. It is our mission to provide a product of outstanding quality, design and workmanship, tailored to your individual requirements We are very much a family company and our number one priority is to give you good, personalised customer service. With employees being hand-picked over time and our gradual staff increase, this has led to a friendly atmosphere with a trustworthy and helpful team. We pride ourselves on the courtesy and honesty of our staff, many of whom have been friends of the family for many years.

Company Staff

  • John Oakes - MD of the business, trained by his father and then set up FiveOax. Gas Safe registered heating engineer. See Company History for more information
  • David Oakes - John’s son is a Gas Safe heating engineer
  • John's son is a Gas Safe heating engineer
  • Sue Oakes - John’s wife and the company secretary
  • Lloyd Smith - trained by John and with over 20 years experience

All of our gas engineers are gas safe registered. This is the official body for gas safety in in the United Kingdom, and replaced CORGI in 2009. You can find our engineers listed on the Gas Safe Register at


John Oakes
Sue Oakes
David Oakes