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What Are The Benefits Of Having Bi-Folding Doors

11th July 2018

Have you ever known a British summer like it before? The majority of us haven’t and who knows how long it will last, but while it does you should take every opportunity to embrace the weather and the presence of bi-folding doors in your home will let you do it to the limit. Unlike any...

5 Reasons Why You Should Invest In An Orangery

10th July 2018

Home extensions remain very much sought after as local householders largely continue to preference improving over moving. Climbing that next step up the housing ladder is difficult and in many cases, people simply have no interest in relocating, causing them to turn their attention towards options like the orangery. Orangeries were traditionally used for growing...

Planning Permission - What Is Required For A Conservatory Or Orangery?

25th June 2018

Dealing with potential planning permission requirements certainly isn’t the most enjoyable part of buying a new conservatory or orangery, but it’s a necessary evil. You have to remember that planning laws are enforced to “save what is best of our heritage and improve the infrastructure upon which we depend for a civilised existence.” Infringement of...

Looking For A Wow Factor? What About A Glass To Floor Conservatory?

19th June 2018

There’s a very easy way to tell the difference between a conservatory and orangery and it’s the amount of glass used that’s the giveaway – conservatories contain a higher volume of glass than orangeries, while orangeries have a higher proportion of brickwork than conservatories. This richness of glass in a conservatory design isn’t enough for...

4 Tips For Improving Your Home Security

15th June 2018

It’s at this time of the year when all of our thoughts turn to our holidays. Millions of us will be taking to the skies and heading for sunnier climes over the next few weeks, but when doing so you need to be absolutely certain that your home is totally secure. Nobody wants to return...

Thinking About Expanding Home? Check Out Our Solid Roof Extensions

4th June 2018

You don’t realise just how precious space in the home is until you start to lose it and home living becomes somewhat cramped. Moving house may not be an attractive proposition to you for one of several reasons but it doesn’t need to be when you can expand your home with a solid roof extension....

Are You Looking For A Heritage Window To Suit Your Property?

29th May 2018

Replacing the existing windows at your house is never an easy task and doubly difficult if you live in a traditional or period home, especially if it’s located in a conservation area. The last thing you want to do is spoil the original character of the property or upset your local planning department. Your prayers...

Looking For Extra Space? What About A Livin Room?

22nd May 2018

When you reach the point where no amount of decluttering or reorganising generates enough useable space at home and you’re reluctant to move house, the installation of an extension will come to your rescue. You could of course opt like most people to fit a traditional conservatory or orangery, but why do what everyone else...

The Ultimate Guide To Orion's Replacement Doors

4th May 2018

Not to tempt fate, but it seems as though the awful wintry weather we have experienced over the past few months has finally come to an end. How is your front / back door looking? Has it managed to come through it unscathed or is it looking a little weather-beaten? Any weather-beaten door/s should be...

3 Reasons Why You Should Fit A Solid Roof Extension

1st May 2018

Do you get maximum use out of your old glass or polycarbonate roofed conservatory during our hottest and coldest seasons? We suspect that you probably don’t as conservatories with ageing glass and polycarbonate roofs are renowned for getting exceedingly hot in summer and bitterly cold in winter. It seems such a shame to leave so...

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