Is your Conservatory Winter ready?

Is your Conservatory Winter Ready? Maybe it is with some reluctance that we have to bid farewell to summer, but for many, autumn is considered to be the best season of all; rich in its deep colours set against a pale blue sky, crisp and clear. And as the days...
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Now you CAN have your cake and eat it!

Now you CAN have your cake and eat it! Low fat cooking is becoming a part of our everyday lives, and fashion in cooking methods have changed enormously; most of us now (or at least know we should!) grill instead of frying, cut off excess fat off meat products, and...
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New Generation Glass

One of the most common questions we get asked is whether a Glass Room Extension can be used all year round. This is understandable, after all, who wants to make that type of investment only to find that the room can be used a few months of the year! The...
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What are the top flooring trends for 2017?

What are the top flooring trends for 2017? Home improvement marketplace Plentific  revealed that flooring is set to experience the biggest increase in investment, with an average 29 per cent of homeowners looking to spend more on this in 2017. But with such a large choice available, where do we start?...
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Do I Need Planning Permission?

Do I need Planning permission?                                               Building a conservatory is a fantastic way to create space and light within your home, whilst making a connection with your outdoor space and...
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And the 2017 colour of the year is…

And the 2017 colour of the year is…. It’s time to pack the grey and midnight blue’s away and grab a paint brush whilst welcome the new, vibrant colour trending for 2017…. Mrs Monnington Boddy works at WGSN, a London-based company that offers information on current and future trends in...
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Spring Into Action

Spring into action! Lighter mornings beckons us to our snug Glass Room Extensions with a cup of coffee to sit and appreciate the first signs of spring in our gardens. And there can be no better spot either for enjoying a glass of wine at the end of the day,...
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A Conservatory or an Orangery?

A Conservatory or an Orangery? This is the question… You are most certainly not alone, if you are unsure about the difference between a Conservatory and an Orangery. Most new enquiries we have ask this question, so hopefully, this will help bring some clarity and direction for your research.   What...
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What’s an Orangery?

What's an Orangery? An Orangery or Orangerie was a room or a dedicated building in the grounds of fashionable residences between the Seventeenth to Nineteenth centuries where orange and other citrus fruit trees were protected during the winter, similar to a glass house or Conservatory. The Orangery was generally a much more luxurious extension...
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