Sheltered Outdoor Areas with Glass Verandas

Spending time outside is good for the health, both mental and physical; fresh air, pleasant views and a change of scene from being inside the house are all very good for you. Outdoor space can be enhanced with features like glass verandas that are constructed over a patio or seating area, providing a place to sit and relax with comfort and shade available. A veranda is essentially like a covered type of patio, but the use of glass allows sunlight to penetrate and doesn’t make you feel cut off from the sky views and sunshine that make the experience of being out of doors unique. It’s a way to connect with nature, with the additional benefit of protection from the... Read More »

Roller Garage Doors for a New Homeowner

If you’ve just moved house, you will want everything to be perfect – you’ve moved so you can start enjoying your dream home and creating a happier, more fulfilling family life. The garage is an important consideration and can be a non-negotiable feature for some families. However, they’re also one of the easiest parts of the home to neglect, because vendors can still sell the house for a better price when it has a garage, regardless of the condition it’s in. Doors can be the first thing to go, letting in cold draughts, failing to open safely, and generally becoming something of a security hazard as they deteriorate in condition. Roller garage doors are one of the easiest solutions available... Read More »

Putting up a New Garden Fence

It might seem easy to put up a new garden fence, and it’s true that it might not be too taxing for someone who is experienced in DIY. However, you might also find that it’s more challenging than you think, especially if you have to remove old fencing first. Installing a garden fence is a process that you want to think about carefully before going ahead and doing it. Think about the fence you are going to buy, first and foremost. There are different finishes and types of wood to select from, letting you personalise your fence and design your outdoor space in the way that you want it. Make sure it comes with all the fixings for installation and... Read More »

Rooflights in Kitchens - the Heart of the Home

Rooflights are perfect for any part of the home, but it might be argued nowhere more so than the kitchen. The kitchen is so important aesthetically, whether you have an eat in kitchen or a smaller space that’s just for cooking. A brighter room can make a big difference to the way you feel when you’re in there. Rooflights can be used in kitchens of all sizes to really open the space up to its full potential. It’s also possible to have hinged rooflights for added ventilation, something that is very important for the air quality in the kitchen. It can also help to reduce damp in this humid room, making your kitchen a healthier environment to be in. A... Read More »

Glass Rooms for Entertaining

A glass room is the perfect option for entertaining. If you love having people round, cooking a meal, sharing some drinks, or simply talking and laughing together, a glass room can make these kinds of experiences all the more pleasurable. They provide a light, bright atmosphere where you can relax and enjoy some beautiful views across your garden and the areas surrounding your home. Glass rooms can be built to any size and scale that works for your home. This will often mean building into your garden, but as it will make your home more usable, this shouldn’t be seen as a negative. You should think of it as giving yourself a new way to enjoy your garden space, with... Read More »