5 tips for Choosing Conservatory Material – Wood or Aluminum?

Our UK hardwood conservatories remain the primary design inspiration for all of our conservatories and skylights. However, aluminum, especially with the detailing that we can offer is a close second, and should be preferred in some situations. 5 THINGS TO CONSIDER 1. DETAILS Hardwood offers infinite variability in conservatory design. Its versatility is seen in

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Before & After Orangery

The owners of this Colorado home fell in love with the design possibilities that a conservatory could provide to their home addition. They wanted to add more space indoors and out and to take advantage of natural light and the beauty of the trees surrounding their property. The large orangery addition, a 42′ x 37′

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Small Spaces, Big Impact – Conservatory & Skylight Inspiration

Skylights and conservatories are known for bringing in natural light and the outdoors, but what may be lesser known is the impact that they can have in small spaces. Glass roofs can indeed make narrow spaces feel larger. Light and airy, these rooms connect you to your environment and allow you to enjoy the outdoors

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Adelphi Hotel Conservatory Construction Time-lapse

When the owners of the Adelphi Hotel began restoring this historic property, they decided to add a conservatory for their in-house restaurant. The glass roof addition draws visitors to the space and creates a unique experience. A memorable one that would draw them back for repeat visits. See how it all came together in our

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Feature gable detail

Window Patterns – Conservatory Detail Inspiration

Finer Points of Glazing Whether you’re planning a conservatory, sunroom, orangery, pool house or skylight, the details are what give your home addition character and style. Windows are the most versatile areas to style and give the conservatory a completely different look. From full height window frames to clerestory or transom windows and feature gables,

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NEAT glass – Conservatory specifications

MAINTENANCE FREE GLASS! Well, not exactly, but NEAT glass does make a difference in clarity, and conservatory glass will stay cleaner longer. How Does it work? NEAT glass uses a special coating so that the window will stay cleaner longer. Neat glass is hydrophilic instead of hydrophobic. Instead of forming droplets, water on NEAT glass

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Shaded in Tranquility – Conservatory Shade Inspiration

Conservatory shades are the must-have accessory for your must-have room addition. Roof shades can control light and temperature, increase privacy, and add style to your favorite space. Available in a variety of fabrics that have the versatility to coordinate with any decor. Conservatory roof shades are the finishing touch that make the conservatory blend in with

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Biltmore Conservatory – Historic Inspiration

The Biltmore estate was inspired by Renaissance chateaus in France and England. Typical of the time, the estate features steeply pitched roofs, turrets, and sculptural ornaments. Built by George Vanderbilt and finished in 1895, this Asheville, NC attraction is of special interest for its two conservatory style buildings. The octagonal orangery is truly stunning. The

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Conservatory Folding Sliding Doors

Conservatory folding sliding doors open up the room and provide new views. They offer the opportunity to introduce generous width and height openings within a given elevation, uninterrupted by framing.   Conservatory design offers individual choice in opening arrangements and multiples of doors. Folding sliding doors create a seamless flow between the conservatory and the

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Awarded Best of Houzz 2018

Over 40 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals in North America and Around the World   Town & Country Conservatories of Chicago has won “Best Of Design” for the fourth year in a row on Houzz®, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The custom conservatory design company

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