The Eden Project: An Extraordinary Conservatory
The Eden Project is a unique showcase for interesting and exotic plants near the town of St Austell in Cornwall. The grounds contain two enormous biomes, huge bubbles constructed from glass and steel. Within the biomes, temperature and humidity can be controlled to make the atmosphere suitable for n...
5 Green Living Ideas that Will Inspire You to Do Your Bit for the Environment
We all know that climate changes is happening, and we all know the harm it can do – but sometimes it feels like there’s very little we can do to help. However, there are plenty of things you can do that will have a positive impact for the environment. Here are a few green living ideas, so you ca...
5 of the Biggest Conservatories in the World
When it comes to conservatories, size isn’t everything. However, some people always want to go that one step further and build something truly colossal. Let’s take a peek at some of the world’s biggest conservatories.1. The Great ConservatoryThe somewhat unimaginatively named ‘Great Conserva...
Creating the Right Impression with Front Doors and Patio Doors
We are sometimes asked what are the ‘et cetera’ that feature in our company name. We don’t just offer conservatories; we also sell and install orangeries, windows and doors. A couple of weeks ago, we gave you the full lowdown on bi-folding doors, a popular choice for conservatories. However, w...
Installation of the Month: Gable-End Conservatory in Downham Market
It’s been a busy year already here at Conservatories Etc with lots of interest and lots of installations. Every month, we’ll be picking our favourite installation to show you in our blog – and in February 2016, it’s a gable-end conservatory we installed in Downham Market for Mr and Mrs Howla...