Not All Glass Is Equal – Understanding U-Values in Your Conservatory

April 27th, 2018

Thermal Transmittance is a Key Parameter in Glass Performance Keeping a conservatory warm in winter and cool in summer is an important consideration. And the U-value of the glass plays an important role. Thermal transmittance describes heat flow through a solid substance, and in building materials, this is defined by a property called the U-value. […]

3 Reasons Why a Bespoke Conservatory is Better than an Extension

April 25th, 2018

Save Money and Hassle with a Bespoke Conservatory Adding a conservatory is one of the most popular ways to add space, style and value to your home. This is the improvement age, at least as far as our homes are concerned. With rising stamp duty and a stagnating property market, the number of people who […]

British Garden Product Market Grows By 3%

April 4th, 2018

Brits show passion for outdoor living Barbecues, conservatories and garden furniture continue to grow in popularity as garden product market reaches £4.9 billion. Figures released by AMA Research earlier this month show that British homeowners’ love affair with their gardens shows no sign of going away. With a 3% growth in 2017, the UK domestic […]

British Homeowners Are Choosing To Renovate Rather Than Move

March 20th, 2018

Why improving gets the nod over moving New research has revealed that more and more British homeowners are choosing to improve their existing home rather than buy a new property. Traditionally, homeowners in need of more space would usually look to move to a bigger house, but these days more and more people are choosing […]

Save On Home Improvements in 2018 With A Luxury Conservatory

February 26th, 2018

Extending Your Home Doesn’t Need To Cost The Earth If you are thinking about adding a conservatory to your home, then plan carefully to ensure that you don’t go over budget. Are you looking to revamp your home in 2018? Then you’ll no doubt want to spend as little money as possible. The cost of […]

Spring Is The Best Time To Extend Your Home

February 23rd, 2018

Build Your Conservatory In Time For Summer With spring just around the corner, there’s never been a better time to add a conservatory to your home. As winter draws to a close, many of us start to think about how we can improve our homes. If you are delaying your home improvements until the summer, […]

FIT Show’s ‘Installation of the Year’ Competition is Open!

January 30th, 2018

Celebrating the best glass installations FIT Show’s ‘Installation of the Year’ competition celebrates the best in commercial and residential glazed installations. The hunt is on for the fabrication and installation industry’s best glazed installations as the FIT Show’s ‘Installation of the Year’ competition returns for 2018. The competition was launched last year and with more […]

Why Bespoke Conservatories Are The Best Option

January 24th, 2018

Stand out from the crowd with a unique conservatory design Bespoke conservatories offer the freedom to create a truly unique space that is perfectly suited to your home and personal style. Conservatories are a great addition to any home, providing you with valuable extra space without the cost and hassle of building an extension. A […]

Which Conservatory Style Suits You and Your Home?

January 3rd, 2018

Complement your home with a luxury conservatory From traditional orangeries to modern, glass structures, there is a conservatory out there to suit your home and your style. Installing a conservatory is one of the most popular UK home improvement projects, providing valuable extra living space and enabling home owners to enjoy their garden all year […]

A New Trend in Glass Extensions

January 3rd, 2018

Instead of traditional conservatories, some companies are creating amazing and innovative glass extensions. As the cost of moving house continues to rise, many homeowners look to create additional space in their existing home rather than buying a new property. And for many years, and for many people, installing a conservatory has been the perfect solution. […]