Category Archives: Latest News

14 Mar

Warning for homeowners looking to replace their conservatory with a solid roof

There are growing concerns within the solid conservatory roof market, mainly amongst industry professionals whom have a wealth of experience. This concern surrounds the growing volume of companies offering ‘Conservatory Solid Roofs’ with a named ‘Over-clad/ cover over or an Underclad method.’ If you are receiving a quotation for your replacement roof with the above

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23 Nov

What Is, Was Or Will Be An Orangery … What Is In A Name

Over the years many descriptive words commonly used in the construction industry become adapted or substantially changed by manufacturers and suppliers seeking to create an image that may offer something new. Although some people may choose to call their basic conservatory and Orangery, the currently popular concept is that these buildings will have a glazed

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23 Nov

Free Standing Garden Sun Rooms Are Chosen For A Multitude of Reasons

The good news is that we are able to help you in making the best choices with regards to overall design, dimensions and other materials involved in your construction wishes. You may be wishing to have an office in your garden, gymnasium, party room, home cinema, extra capacity for sleep overs or a home restaurant.

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25 Aug

Where it all began

COMMERCIAL GREENHOUSES Many years ago, I used to drive off to a remote nursery or garden centre, somewhere out in the sticks to be presented with a weather beaten field of mud, several tonnes of steel columns and purlins.   All of which we would have to bolt together as there had been no workshop fabrication.

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24 Aug

When will you enjoy your glazed sunroom?

Will it be a room for all seasons?     The very best research when contemplating the choice of a glazed conservatory, is to visit local hotels, restaurants or public houses, where they have a glass Sun Room.  This will usually be south facing and if you ask the people who work there throughout the

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24 Aug

Heating Your Conservatory

‘A great deal of this will be free of any charge due to solar gain. Neither our Government nor Brussels have yet taxed sunlight  . .  but don’t hold your breath!  Many years ago there used to be a tax relating to glass in buildings’. As the door from your home will often be open

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24 Jun

HEATING YOUR SUN ROOM – You have many options

RADIATORS: Usually added to an existing system.  How many you add and the opportunities will depend on their size and the existing boiler’s capacity plus the clear wall area available for fitting.  It may involve internally disruptive work to the floor and walls, depending on the existing pipework this needs to be fully evaluated before

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23 Jun

Front Doors

Clearly an important feature on your home. Many manufacturers will make outrageous claims with regards to security  –  in reality a would be intruder will be attempting to gain entry from a small side window or door! A basic PVCu door with a letter box and fully glazed can be purchased at a very low

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