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.

Replacement Conservatory Roof Stratford

A replacement conservatory roof in Stratford will make your conservatory usable all year round, while also improving the look of the house AND adding value to the property. When you opt for the market-leading Guardian Warm Roof as the replacement to the glass or...

Practical Uses For Your Conservatory

The development of solid, lightweight tiled conservatory roofs has made conservatories hugely popular once more, turning what was a flawed space into what is effectively a superb extension on a budget. The development also means that a space once widely considered...

Are Solid Conservatory Roofs Legal?

Conservatories with solid, tiled roofs are increasingly common and yet glass and polycarbonate roofs remain common too. This leads to an obvious question and one we will put to bed once and for all in this post. Are the solid, tiled roofs legal and, if so, is that...

The Renaissance Of The Conservatory

Conservatories were hugely popular in the 1980s but then suffered a dip in popularity and demand. Increasingly, home owners turned to other options - loft and cellar conversions became ever-more common, so too extensions utilising affordable flat roofing options. The...

Replacement Conservatory Roof Rochford

A replacement conservatory roof from Guardian will help you reimagine your Rochford home’s conservatory into a year-round living space. Guardian roofs also offer an array of exciting design options to enhance your home’s aesthetics. Your home will not only look good,...

Replacement Conservatory Roofs – The Pitfalls To Avoid

Since 2010 it has been possible to replace a glass or polycarbonate roof with a lightweight, solid tiled roof. When done well, there are numerous benefits to getting this work done. The replacement roof removes the problems inherent with the old, they make the...

Replacement Conservatory Roof Dartmouth

A replacement conservatory roof from Guardian Roofs UK for your Dartmouth home will make your conservatory usable all year round while substantially improving the appearance of your home.   That’s why a solid roofed conservatory makes such good sense.   It works...

Are Replacement Conservatory Roofs Safe?

Replacement conservatory roofs have become hugely popular in the past decade as homeowners look to turn a flawed room into a superb space. However, many are put off by concerns about the safety of these roofs and even horror stories about bodged installations. So, are...

Give Conservatories A Second Chance

Who had a computer in the 1980s? If you did, it was probably a Commodore 64, or maybe a Spectrum, or perhaps one of Sir Alan Sugar’s Amstrads. Really early adopters might have had a ZX81, schools had Acorn Electrons and BBC Micros. They seemed great, they were great...

Replacement Conservatory Roof Ryedale

 A replacement conservatory roof from Guardian is what you need to revamp the look of your Ryedale residence.   The Guardian Warm Roof will not only give your home better visual appeal, it will allow you to enjoy your conservatory all year round.   It is a...

Why Don’t You See Many Conservatories In Europe?

Conservatories are a rather British trend. Across the UK, there are hundreds of thousands of conservatories with glass and polycarbonate roofs, each one installed with holes of it being a great room for those summer months. However, across Europe, where the summer...

We answer Google’s Questions About Conservatories…

For any topic imaginable, people ask Google a lot of questions - and conservatories are no different. At Guardian, we are experts in conservatory roofs, we developed a lightweight, solid, tiled roof which is helping to make glass and polycarbonate roofs a thing of the...

Things To Consider When Replacing Your Conservatory Roof

Having a replacement conservatory roof fitted has become one of the most popular home improvements and it is one that can certainly have huge benefits.   However, there are a few questions to explore first - and we say that even as a company that makes...