What to do to your garden room or orangery in October
16 Oct

What to do to your garden room or orangery in October

When it comes to our timber garden rooms and orangery extensions, we always recommend that our clients give them a small amount of maintenance twice a year – once in...

Client Testimonial: A beautiful Victorian orangery for modern family living
11 Oct

Client Testimonial: A beautiful Victorian orangery for modern family living

From time to time, we ask our customers to write for our blog. Here’s Jayne Preston on how an orangery has completely transformed the layout of her home.

Gardening spotlight: Pumpkins and gourds
09 Oct

Gardening spotlight: Pumpkins and gourds

Autumn is in the air, and for the next month, any kind of seasonal display is likely to include a pumpkin or two. The pumpkin has been used for hundreds...

Party traditions from around the world
04 Oct

Party traditions from around the world

With Halloween, bonfire night, and Christmas fast approaching, we look at six different cultures to see how people from around the world traditionally entertain their guests and host parties. Perhaps...

International special: British made garden rooms abroad
30 Sep

International special: British made garden rooms abroad

Long associated with quality and excellent craftsmanship, British-made products are in high demand overseas and our garden rooms and orangery extensions are no exception. To date, our designs have been...

Do orangeries and garden rooms need foundations?
27 Sep

Do orangeries and garden rooms need foundations?

Just like any other building or structure, orangeries and garden rooms need foundations to keep them supported and distribute their weight evenly. There are a few types of foundations that...

Elegant style and dramatic florals – we reveal our newly decorated office
26 Sep

Elegant style and dramatic florals – we reveal our newly decorated office

If there is any time for an interior makeover, it's Autumn. We decided to embrace the changing season with a brand new look for our head office in Essex…

How glazed rooms have changed over the last 30 years
19 Sep

How glazed rooms have changed over the last 30 years

We explore how garden room designs have developed and improved over the years, resulting in the exceptionally refined and modern glazed extension that we provide our customers with today.

How to make your own terrarium
18 Sep

How to make your own terrarium

Enclosed in their glass structures, terrariums are as popular now as they ever have been. Whether you fill your house with them or just have a few well-placed arrangements, terrariums...

Client testimonial: Spacious kitchen orangery with garden views
18 Sep

Client testimonial: Spacious kitchen orangery with garden views

From time to time, we ask our customers to write for our blog. Here’s Mr. M on how his kitchen orangery has and opened up their property and become the...

Salon Privé Car Show
05 Sep

Salon Privé Car Show

For the first time, private hospitality event Salon Privé will be merging with Blenheim Palace Classic & Supercar Day, resulting in the ultimate four-day luxury motorcar garden party set against...

Do you need planning permission for an orangery?
03 Sep

Do you need planning permission for an orangery?

Orangeries and garden rooms create more space in your home and completely change the look of your property, so it’s highly likely that you’ll need planning permission. However, if you...

The difference between gables and hip rafters in glazed architecture
29 Aug

The difference between gables and hip rafters in glazed architecture

Bringing classic lines and bold shapes to your property’s roofline, gables and hip rafters can say a lot about the architectural style of your home. We explore the differences between...

How to keep your glazed garden room or orangery feeling cool
22 Aug

How to keep your glazed garden room or orangery feeling cool

Without a doubt, this is an issue that homeowners and property developers will be most concerned about; keeping their glazed extension feeling cool and comfortable at different times of the...

Romo Gardenia Textiles Collection
20 Aug

Romo Gardenia Textiles Collection

At Westbury Garden Rooms, we are big enthusiasts of botanical prints and patterns so we were thrilled to hear that interior textile connoisseur, Romo, have created a collection of beautiful...