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Do I need planning permission to replace my conservatory roof?

Whether you need planning permission to replace your conservatory roof will depend on what type of roof you are replacing it with. If you are replacing with a glazed roof it is unlikely that you will need planning permission but … Continue reading

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Do I need Building Regulations to replace my conservatory roof?

As long as your conservatory still meets the following criteria, you shouldn’t need Building Regulations approval to replace the conservatory roof. 1) Your conservatory must to be separated from the main house with external quality walls and/or windows and doors … Continue reading

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Are tiled conservatory roofs any good?

Tiled conservatory roofs are very good if you are looking to extend your home and create a thermally efficient room. Tiled conservatory roof extensions can be installed in a fraction of the time that it would take to build an … Continue reading

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Can you have windows in a solid conservatory roof?

Yes you can have windows in a solid conservatory roof. These can be small Velux windows or you can have full length roof windows to flood your conservatory with natural light.

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How long does it take to replace a conservatory roof?

Replacing a conservatory roof can usually be done within several days. If you are replacing your conservatory roof with a solid or tiled roof, you will then need to allow for extra time for the interior to be plasterboarded and … Continue reading

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Do I have to replace the windows when I replace the roof on my conservatory?

You don’t always need to replace the windows and/or doors when you replace a conservatory roof. We will check their strength and advise whether they need to be replaced or upgraded to support the weight of your new conservatory roof.

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How much does a replacement conservatory roof cost?

How much a replacement conservatory roof costs depends on the size and style of the roof, as well as whether you choose a glazed, solid or tiled replacement conservatory roof. Your local Ultraframe installer will be able to advise on … Continue reading

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Will a conservatory add value to my house?

Yes, by adding a glazed extension such as a conservatory to your home you are adding extra living space, and this will potentially add value to your home. The amount of value a conservatory will add to your home depends … Continue reading

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How long does a conservatory last?

How long a conservatory would last, depends on many factors, but you can be assured that we use the the highest quality materials and installation by our in-house tradesmen. Factors that may indicate that it’s time to think about upgrading … Continue reading

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Are glass conservatory roofs any good?

Glass conservatory roofs are very good if you are looking to enhance your living space with plenty of natural light and enjoy views of the sky above. There are many choices of high-performance glazing that can be used in glass … Continue reading

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Does a conservatory require planning permission?

Conservatories often fall under Permitted Development, which means you can build them without Planning Permission. As long as the conservatory doesn’t exceed four metres in height and is no higher than your home’s roof you should be able to build … Continue reading

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Can I remove the doors between my house and my conservatory?

Yes you can remove the doors between your home and your conservatory but doing this means that you will need Building Regulation approval, we can help you with this process.

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What colour conservatory could I have?

We offer conservatories in all of the standard window colours so that they will match the windows on your home. We can also create conservatories in ANY colour so if you want something a bit different, just ask.

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What are conservatory roofs made from?

The bars on an the conservatory roofs are made from UPVC which on some systems is clad in aluminium. The roof can be glazed with either glass, solid panels or a solid roof system with tiles and glass. Some older … Continue reading

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Do conservatories need foundations?

Yes, it will always need foundations to create a solid base structure on which to build the conservatory and ensure it is structurally sound.

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How do you build conservatories?

There are 4 main steps to building a conservatory, these include: 1. Preparation of the foundations and base. 2. The building of any brickwork such as dwarf walls or brick pillars. 3. Installation of the windows and doors. 4. Installation … Continue reading

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