Should I get a conservatory or an extension

With many homeowners looking to expand their property – be that for extra living space, sun rooms, home offices or other reasons, the question of how best to get that space is a popular one.

Will a replacement conservatory roof add value to my house?

The main motivation for getting a replacement conservatory roof is to transform the room into one that is usable all year round.

Case study: stand alone community space

The Ballybough Community, Youth & Fitness Centre had an extremely short timescale for a new classroom to be built over the summer school holiday period.

How to get an extension on a tight budget

Can a Guardian Warm Roof conservatory really be as good as an extension, yet at a fraction of the cost? We believe  so – and here’s why.

Conservatory roof options – the pros and cons

It used to be that conservatories could only have a glass or polycarbonate roof, but nowadays the home owner is faced with more of a choice.

Should I get a conservatory or an extension

Should I get a conservatory or an extension

With many homeowners looking to expand their property – be that for extra living space, sun rooms, home offices or other reasons, the question of how best to get that space is a popular one.

How does a Guardian Home Extension work?

How does a Guardian Home Extension work?

Every Guardian Home Extension is fabricated off site, before being constructed with insulated roof and walls, double-glazed windows and strong, steel-reinforced structures.

Is a replacement conservatory roof worth the cost?

Is a replacement conservatory roof worth the cost?

A common question among conservatory owners is whether they should consider a replacement roof. Is paying for the work to be done really worth it? At Guardian, we developed the leading replacement conservatory roof, the only roof of its kind to have full Local Area...

Can a conservatory be converted into an extension?

Can a conservatory be converted into an extension?

Although similar in that they both add extra space to a property, conservatories and extensions have very different reputations. Extensions are seen as desirable, adding great space and value. A good extension can turn a kitchen into a wow statement, a lounge into the...

The one simple way to make any conservatory usable

The one simple way to make any conservatory usable

Most conservatories are flawed, in fact most are barely usable in the summer. You'll know the problems – they are too hot in the summer and then too cold in the winter. A room that should be a great space in which to relax and unwind is actually often only good as...

Does a conservatory add value?

Does a conservatory add value?

As homeowners we tend to have two aims when we get any work done on our property. We want the work to make the property that bit nicer to live it – that much is obvious? Whether it's sorting damp, upgrading the kitchen or having a huge extension added, ultimately the...

Should I knock down my conservatory?

Should I knock down my conservatory?

Before - Conservatory with polycarbonate roof, unusable as an office Are you despairing of your conservatory and wondering if the best option is to rip it up and start again (or just enjoy a larger garden). Well, it's an option, and perhaps one not entirely without...