Calculate the Cost of a Conservatory

We know you may well be taking those tentative first steps. Given the expense involved, it’s worth taking the time to make the right decisions about the conservatory you desire. Bear in mind additional influences, such as outdoor temperature and functionality, as this will likely dictate the style and material that you go for. Have …

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How To Clean Decking

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The Decking is an arena for relaxation constructed with connecting timber woods, where one can bond with relatives or entertain friends. It can be built to any design and specification. A decking is capable of supporting weight, similar to a floor but typically constructed outdoors. In this guide, you’ll learn how to clean your decking …

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How To Sheet A Roof

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Sheeting your roof is an outdoor activity that any outdoor-inclined person is sure to enjoy. Learning how to sheet a roof is an essential skill that comes in handy in many situations and is a useful life skill. In this guide, you will learn how to sheet a roof, how to put a sheet a …

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How to Make Rattan Ball Lights

Rattan Globe Ball Style Ceiling Pendant Lampshade - Wicker Finish

Its the holiday season and you are hunting for ideas on how to lighten up your house and give it a new look ahead of the coming festivities, or you are just searching for a DIY assignment to perform. One of the most common and inexpensive ways to give your house a facelift is to …

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How To Assemble Rattan Garden Furniture

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Rattan garden furniture is probably one of the best pieces of furniture available in the country. With its top furniture in different categories, it is hard not to listen to your neighbour yapping about it. If you are here, I am assuming that you are finally tired of hearing the chatter about rattan furniture and …

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How To Use A Pressure Washer

If you do housework a lot, then we assume that you have been looking for a way to simplify some of the backbreaking tasks you do daily. Some of these tasks might include vacuuming, doing the laundry, and scrubbing. One complaint that has stood out to me is how many people dislike washing things.  One …

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7 Ways To Make a Hammock Stand

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Ask more people what their definition of outdoor relaxation is and, among the list, you’ll likely hear ‘swinging on a hammock’. Few things in the world can beat the experience of soaking the sun out in the garden, or reading your favourite book indoors nestled on top of a hammock stand. Sometimes a chair doesn’t …

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How To Level a Garden: Step-by-step Guide (2020)

A well-manicured lawn, colourful flowers and birds chirping on the trees – life sounds complete bliss. It is every homeowner’s desire to have a picture perfect garden. It all starts with levelling the garden. If you don’t have level ground you are likely to be frustrated every time the lawnmower refuses to glide over the …

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How To Make a Bird Box

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If you have a garden in your backyard, then birds like sparrows and robins are a common sight. Those of you who love the sight of birds in their garden would love to build a bird box.  That’s if you’ve decided that even the best bird table on the market wouldn’t quite be right for your …

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How to Lay a Garden Path: Step-by-step Guide

You have a beautiful garden and you soak in all its beauty sitting in the comforts of your conservatory. The Niger Seeds bird food and the Sunflower Hearts bird food that you regularly replenish the bird table with are attracting the robins, collared doves, magpies and wood pigeons to your garden. Alternatively, you may want …

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Lawn Care: A Complete Guide

Lawns typify British lifestyle. Whilst we might attract some criticism in saying so, the fact is there aren’t too many societies around the world that treasure lawns as much as the Brits do. Lawns are the bridge between modern lifestyle and our past connection with nature. They symbolise civilised human settlements. Imagine your property without …

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Do You Need Planning Permission for a Conservatory?

It’s a question that is often debated, do you need planning permission for a conservatory? You may have already asked friends or family this and been given different answers from each. In truth, there isn’t a simple yes or no answer. Did you know that DIY conservatories are conservatories that you build yourself? Self-build conservatories start …

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How to Make Pallet Furniture

Use the menu below to jump easily to a section of your choice: Step 1 – Work on Bench Seat and Back Steps 2 – Work on the Legs Steps 3 – Attach The Legs Steps 4 – Attach Armrests Steps 5 – Paint it In a world where environmental concerns are growing with every …

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How To Insulate a Conservatory Roof Yourself

We love our conservatories but, unfortunately, it is a well-known fact they many are not the warmest of rooms in the winter months. Our favourite room should not be neglected or avoided over the hassle of wrapping up warm in our own homes. They could quite easily accumulate dirt and require the best moss killer …

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5 Best Dehumidifier’s For a Conservatory

Finding the best dehumidifier for conservatory air quality depends on a range of factors, including overall room size and level of damp. Beyond that, there is the noise level to consider, especially for so many who use the lightest space at home to work or study. These units can also vary massively in size, and …

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Conservatory Lighting: Full Review [2022]

During the day and in the brightest parts of the year the last thing you probably think about with regards to your conservatory is the lighting. As conservatories have roofs that are comprised of windows made from glass of another material, along with several other windows around the structure, they benefit from an abundance of …

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Best Sealant To Fix a Leaking Conservatory Roof

Although it may seem a mild nuisance at first, a leaking conservatory roof is the first sign there is something wrong with your extension. A simple leak can quickly transform into something that causes serious electrical and structural damages that can be expensive to repair. So what do you do if you discover your conservatory …

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8 Cheap Ways to Heat a Conservatory Quickly

We often put off the idea of planning to heat our conservatory for as long as possible, soaking up as much of the summer sun without any distractions. That summer sun may have inspired you to try your hand at growing fruit in your conservatory. With autumn underway, you may be interested in finding effective …

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10 Ways to Stop Condensation in a Conservatory

It can be such a nightmare, the frightening sight of condensation trickling down your conservatory windows.  You may be wondering why do my conservatory windows steam up and how to stop condensation in a conservatory? Condensation occurs when warm, moist air meets cold surfaces, most commonly on windows and glass doors. When this happens, air …

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Fruits You Can Grow in a Conservatory

We have already covered our guide to conservatory plants and as wonderful as they are, sometimes the relationship can seem a bit one-sided. All that care and those plants don’t give a lot back! Occasionally, we want to reap the rewards of our labours. We can’t promise you overflowing fruit bowls and enough berries to …

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