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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...

Why It’s Simple Nowadays To Improve Heritage Households

26th April 2018

Any house proud homeowner should do their best to improve their property as often and as effectively as they can. It’s can be hard to do that though if you live in a period or Heritage home or property that’s slap bang in the middle of a conservation area. We say that for several different...

Have You Thought About A Sliding Door For Your Home?

23rd April 2018

Fingers crossed that this summer is a scorcher. If that’s how it transpires, you should get out into the garden as much as possible. Sound like the kind of lifestyle you’d love to experience more often? Fitting a set of sliding patio doors is something you should be thinking about as they will give you...

Everything You Need To Know About Building Regulations In North Yorkshire

16th April 2018

The spring season is a very popular time for conservatory and orangery installations as homeowners look to introduce a stylish new home setting in time for summer. Any aspiring home extension owner must have awareness of building regulations before they proceed with an installation so that they don’t flout the rules.   Home improvement specialists...

What Is An Orangery?

10th April 2018

Customers searching for a brand new home extension will be very familiar with a conservatory, but perhaps not quite as acquainted with an orangery. However, once you’ve seen an orangery, you won’t forget it. Traditionally used for growing orange trees (hence the “orangery” name) back in the 17th Century and the preserve of Europe’s wealthiest...

Get FREE Window And Door Fitting From Orion

6th April 2018

We were hoping for a much warmer Easter period, but most parts of Yorkshire were hit by more cold weather and if you spent most of the Easter holidays indoors you may have really felt it. You can blame your existing window and doors for that. This should be your cue to invest in replacement...

Everything You Need To Know About U-Values

21st March 2018

When browsing modern replacement windows and doors at the showroom of your local home improvement specialist you will see that they carry a U-Value. A U-Value indicates the level of thermal efficiency offered by the product and is something you should take into consideration when purchasing. It’s for this reason that it’s useful to have...

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