Advice before you buy your conservatory

A conservatory provides you with a special place in your home. While it is a place for you to relax it is also a major change to the look of your home and a substantial investment too. Hence choosing a conservatory should be a well thought of decision and there are quite a few things that you should keep in mind before making your final decision.
There are quite a few design options in conservatories. You have Victorian, Edwardian, Lean-to versions which have always been popular. There are also the contemporary versions which are more or less customized to suit the home and requirement of the owners.
The costof the conservatories largely depends on the size, materials used, the designs chosen and whether it is from amongst the traditional designs or the bespoke ones. The customised designs generally cost more than the standard designs. The use of materials in case you plan to use your conservatory all year round, also alters the costing since you need to give due importance to the heating and cooling systems. Conservatories that are used simply as summer rooms cost less. The material used range from hardwood, aluminium, uPVC etc.
In case of conservatory installation, planning permission and building regulations are an important aspect. You will find all the necessary information available on Although planning permission is not required for small domestic conservatories, it is always better to consult your local planning department as rules may vary.
Here is a list of the different kinds of conservatory designs available:
  • Lean To conservatories
  • Edwardian conservatories
  • Victorian conservatories
  • P Shaped conservatories
  • Gable conservatories
  • bespoke conservatories
Choosing the right company is very important. You should always put some effort in research and get references too while choosing your conservatory. Get quotes from multiple companies and compare these quotations to check prices and inclusions. These are a few of the things that you can keep in mind while getting your conservatory installed.

Good luck and we hope you choose sussex conservatories for you conservatory.