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...

How to make a Christmas wreath
12 Dec

How to make a Christmas wreath

Set some time aside during the busy festive season for a bit of creativity. Making your own Christmas wreath is easy and extraordinarily fun. What's more, if you use natural...

How secure are garden rooms and orangeries?
06 Dec

How secure are garden rooms and orangeries?

Most people assume that glazed extensions prove to be attractive targets to potential burglars. On the contrary, if constructed well, then their toughened glazing and strong joinery can make them...

Helping wildlife in your garden this winter
29 Nov

Helping wildlife in your garden this winter

What could be better than sitting at your window on a cold winter’s morning with a hot drink to watch the birds and animals in your garden? Winter is a...

The 10 best pendant lights for your garden room or orangery
27 Nov

The 10 best pendant lights for your garden room or orangery

An orangery is a handsome addition to any home and can be used throughout the seasons. The right lighting can speak volumes about your personal style and tastes, while setting...

The art of forming healthy, lifelong habits
21 Nov

The art of forming healthy, lifelong habits

Between the cold dark days and the indulgences of the upcoming festive season, getting into good or healthy habits will probably be the furthest thing on anyone’s mind until New...

Exploring Accoya: sustainable projects from around the world
19 Nov

Exploring Accoya: sustainable projects from around the world

Accoya ticks all the right boxes for us, which is why we use it in all of our garden room and orangery projects. We are not the only ones who...

Interiors inspired by nature: new Farrow & Ball collection
12 Nov

Interiors inspired by nature: new Farrow & Ball collection

Renowned museum and wallpaper experts Farrow & Ball have collaborated with the nation’s most beloved museum for the very first time to create a collection inspired by the great outdoors....