Choosing the Right Tile for Your Roof

Once you’ve decided to build your conservatory with Sentinel Solid Roof, your next decision is which tile you choose to perfectly compliment your bespoke conservatory. There are three tiling options available to you. Each of the lightweight metal tiling options offer a look to match your home and personal taste, and each comes in a variety of finishes. All tiles come with the Sentinel roof standard 10-year guarantee for complete peace of mind.

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Get the Look: the Classic Period Conservatory

Conservatories first became popular in the Victorian era, when these ornate structures would be filled with exotic plants and used for gracious tea parties. It’s a look anyone can copy in their modern conservatory, starting with the addition of solid conservatory roofs to nail that period look and to provide extra functionality to your conservatory at any time of the year. If you’re building from scratch then a solid timber frame, or a composite that features a durable aluminium exterior and the beauty and warmth of a timber interior, is the smart choice. You can then choose from our range of conservatory roof styles to complete the period look.

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Inspiration For Your Conservatory: 4 Famous Roof Designs

The ceiling’s not the limit when it comes to roofs. People look up to roofers who get creative with their design and offer something different, so here are four roofs renowned around the world for their invention and allure.

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3 Reasons to Add a Conservatory to Your Property

With the coldness of winter withering away, the days are longer and sunnier. So, this is the perfect time to start considering adding a conservatory to your home. It may be that you’ve been thinking about it for a while, or perhaps it’s something that you hadn’t given much thought to before. However, to help with your decision, here are a few of the benefits of adding a conservatory to your home. Continue reading

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Moving Versus Building a Conservatory

Space or lack of it is a common problem for many people. Perhaps your family is growing or you need space for a home office or a guest bedroom. Moving house is the obvious choice to solve this age old problem, but before you rush out and put your house on the market, why not consider creating space with a beautiful conservatory?

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How to Turn Your Conservatory Into a Home Office

Technological advancements have enabled increasing numbers of professionals to work from home. However, for some people, space can be very much at a premium. Those with young families may already have jam-packed bedrooms with no box room available to transform into a home office.

So, what’s the solution? Well, if you’re fortunate enough to have a conservatory attached to your property, you could actually transform this into your home office instead!

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5 Interior Design Schemes for Your New Conservatory

You’ve made the decision to build a new conservatory, adding value and space to your property. But how will you decorate your new indoor/outdoor room? Here are five interior design ideas to help you make the best of the space.

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4 Top Usages for Your Conservatory

If you are hoping to add a conservatory to your home in 2017, this could be one of the best choices you make to your home this year. Many believe that a conservatory is only appropriate to use during the summer months, however, with the correct roofing for maximum insulation, conservatories can be used all year round to create an extra living space.

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Making Your Conservatory More Usable All Year

A conservatory is a useful and popular addition to many homes, providing extra space and a connection between the house and the garden. However, some people struggle to get the most out of their conservatories. So here are a few ways to improve yours and enjoy it all year round.

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How to Keep a Conservatory in Keeping With Your Period Property

For many people, sticking a white UPVC conservatory on a beautiful period property is nothing short of travesty, however it’s the cheapest and easiest way to increase the living space of your home. If you’re either hoping to adapt an existing conservatory to make it more in keeping with your property, or you’re at the beginning of your journey of getting a conservatory fitted, then read on for how to make it more in keeping with your period design.

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