How to build an orangery or garden room
21 Feb

How to build an orangery or garden room

In the early stages of an extension project, it is easy to feel like you have a daunting task ahead of you. Knowing what to expect can really help if...

How to grow and care for Hellebores
14 Feb

How to grow and care for Hellebores

At a time when we seem to be hungry for colour, Hellebores bloom and bring splashes of pinks and whites to an otherwise bare, wintery landscape. We share the best...

10 Interior Designers to follow on Instagram
07 Feb

10 Interior Designers to follow on Instagram

Discover some of the most exciting interior design accounts on Instagram! For unlimited inspiration and simple ideas you can try out at home, we have collected ten of our favourite...

What makes British interior style so unique?
30 Jan

What makes British interior style so unique?

British interior design has come a long way in recent years. We have embraced our heritage on a larger scale, combining it with our unique, edgy characters and a pinch...

How to extend a kitchen with an orangery
28 Jan

How to extend a kitchen with an orangery

If you are considering a kitchen extension, a garden room or orangery can provide you with a light and bright space. Our guide will give you plenty of ideas and...

Why Veganuary can help save the planet
24 Jan

Why Veganuary can help save the planet

At Westbury Garden Rooms, we love helping the environment and recognise that small changes can have a big impact. Since January 2014, ‘Veganuary’ has encouraged more and more people to...

Design trends for 2020: carbon neutral
23 Jan

Design trends for 2020: carbon neutral

We are looking to the year ahead, to discover the fashionable design and build trends predicted for 2020. We were not surprised to see an ever-prevailing focus on creating sustainable,...

Choosing blinds for your orangery or garden room
17 Jan

Choosing blinds for your orangery or garden room

Our garden rooms include clever ventilation features and solar glazing to keep them feeling cool while the sunshine bathes the room below. Some clients still choose to install blinds as...

Client testimonial: An Oxford orangery with entertaining in mind
14 Jan

Client testimonial: An Oxford orangery with entertaining in mind

From time to time, we ask our customers to write for our blog. Here’s Mrs J talking about how they designed an orangery with entertaining in mind.

How to use Pantone’s Classic Blue in your home
13 Jan

How to use Pantone’s Classic Blue in your home

The latest in our guest blog series is by Natalia Peel from BritishStyleUK, who explains how to use Pantone's 2020 Colour of the Year, Classic Blue, in your home...

Finishing touches for your garden room
10 Jan

Finishing touches for your garden room

The quality and finish of each bespoke garden room are of paramount importance to everyone here at Westbury. In this article, we look at the high quality, final additions that...

Why engineered timber is the future
27 Dec

Why engineered timber is the future

uPVC Conservatories may have suffered a bit of a reputational crisis over the past few decades, but beautiful timber glazed extensions are very much the height of fashion… so long...

How to have a sustainable Christmas
23 Dec

How to have a sustainable Christmas

Gifts, food and… sustainability? With such a significant emphasis on shopping and commercialism, Westbury investigates how you can transform your Christmas festivities into an environmentally friendly affair – while still...

Christmas table decoration ideas
20 Dec

Christmas table decoration ideas

The big day is fast approaching, so don your festive jumpers and get your dining table ready with these on-trend Christmas table decoration ideas…

Hosting etiquette: making your home guest-ready for Christmas
18 Dec

Hosting etiquette: making your home guest-ready for Christmas

With a bit of preparation and a little festive cheer, you can make your home sparkle, ready for guests and visitors throughout the holiday season. Ensure that everyone feels welcome...