Category: Advice

Interior trends: Spring green
19 Mar

Interior trends: Spring green

Green is the most diverse shade found in nature, from yellowy sage to dark forest green. How and where do you use this vibrant colour to best effect in your...

How to use your orangery all year round: a seasonal guide
06 Mar

How to use your orangery all year round: a seasonal guide

We take you through the four seasons of the year, showing you what makes a garden room such a unique addition to your home as the months go by.

Quality Garden Rooms – Combining Teknos Paint with Accoya
28 Feb

Quality Garden Rooms – Combining Teknos Paint with Accoya

If you are thinking about a home extension project, you will want to invest in a quality design that looks beautiful and will stand the test of time. With the...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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 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...