The Benefits Of Installing A Conservatory
Conservatories have always been fashionable and they still are for homeowners due to the numerous benefits they come with. While it may seem an expensive undertaking at first, they are worth every penny you spend on them. If you are still asking yourself should I get a conservatory? Here are some of the reasons why having one installed should be your next plan of action, benefits of conservatories.
1) Add more living space
While you will be sacrificing some garden space, adding a conservatory to your house will add more living space. The extra space will mean you have ample space if you have a big family, have a room where you want simply relax and unwind, an office space you want while still enjoying nature or even to use as a lounge to entertain guests among many other uses. A major advantage with a conservatory is that you will not need to worry about weather conditions, because you can still enjoy the exquisite views even if it is not favourable to go outside. Furthermore, installing a conservatory can be cheaper than going for an extension or moving, if it is just the extra space you're looking for. In addition, since most conservatories don’t require planning permission, you will likely be saving on the costs involved in seeking permission. Our consultants here at Elephant WIndows will be able to advise on whether any permissions are required at the time of discussion.
2) Add value to your home
A major question that many home owners would ask themselves is how much value does a conservatory add to their home. The answer to this is that if you have a logically installed and quality conservatory, it will add much value to your home. Buyers seeking to buy homes want to get the best value for their money and they a conservatory will be a welcome addition. It is estimated that adding a conservatory to your house can add up to at least 5% and above to your home value. Therefore, having a conservatory that is thoughtfully installed will increase the value of your home should you decide to sell.
3) Bring natural light to your house
A thoughtfully installed conservatory will bring ambient natural lighting to your home. Since it is made of glass, you can enjoy the rays of the sun when you work or relax in the conservatory. This is a great way to improve the ambience of your home. Natural light is known to enhance moods, and thus you can use your conservatory as a place to rewind and get away from the hustles and bustles of everyday life.
4) Enjoy your garden view
There is nothing more refreshing than relaxing indoors, yet having the option to enjoy the exquisite views of your garden no matter the weather situation outside. When installing a conservatory, you can opt for insulation to make sure it is always warm during winter and cool during summer. In addition, installing a conservatory will mean reducing the distance between your house and the garden. This means having a conservatory will be like uniting your house and garden, making them feel like one big living space.
5) Bring natural air to your house
When it is hot outside and especially during the summer, houses tend to feel stuffy. However, with a conservatory, you can be able to let in more natural fresh air to your house, making it comfortable to live in.
Since there are a variety of conservatory styles and designs available, you can choose one that adds to the aesthetic value of your home. Some of the popular styles to choose from include Edwardian, Victorian and Lean-To type conservatories.
Alongside those traditional transparent glass conservatory roofs, we’re able to offer you a solid roof option too. We’re proud to be suppliers of tapco slate, a strong and durable solid roof option which is incredibly long lasting. These solid roof’s are available in a wide variety of colours to suit the design of the rest of your home. Adding a solid roof to your conservatory helps it to feel like more of an extension to your home. These roof tiles are attractive and cast from moulds of real slate, meaning they feature those traditional shapes of older slate tiles, combined with a new modern look.
Interested in speaking to a member of our team and finding out how we can help you with your conservatory needs? Get in touch today!