Orangeries are a great addition to the conservatory family, unlike normal conservatories they have solid brick walls, instead of aluminium or UPVC. They are extremely sturdy and are a great addition to any home. As with all our conservatories we CAD design your orangery ensuring a perfect fit and also deal with any planning requirements necessary for the build.
All our orangery roofs are glazed using Pilkington active self-cleaning glass and are available in a choice of materials and colours, from a traditional orangery roof built using powder coated aluminium externally and hardwood internally or a contemporary Upvc orangery roof you will have peace of mind that all our roofs come with a full 10-year guarantee.
Orangeries have a brick wall construction. Our Orangeries in London design and skilful workmanship mean that your orangery is long lasting and durable as the rest of your home.
Building Regulations part L1b 2013:
Conservatories less than 30m2 are exempt so long as the dividing wall and door are maintained between the conservatory and living space, also the heating system must not be extended into the conservatory. Must be thermally separated from the dwelling by walls, windows or doors that meet energy efficiency requirements.
In accordance with Building Regulations Part L1A:2013 the thermal
elements required will need to be as follows:
a) Wall 0.28 W/m2K
b) Floor 0.22 W/m2K
c) Window, roof window or roof light 1.6 W/m K WER band C or better Transparent or translucent roof 1.6 W/m2K All doors 1.8 W/m2K
d) Footings BS8103 Recommends a depth of not less than 1.0m
All our Orangeries in London are made to measure, nothing is standard. As with all Home improvements, we strongly request that you get 3 quotes giving you a better perspective of the market and what the different options are for you. Do not expect everyone to be of the same standard and never sign on the dotted line until you are confident the company are offering the same high standards in writing.
For your free Quotation call our head office 020 8472 4088.