When you think of conservatories, the first image that pops into your head is something akin to a greenhouse. A greenhouse is an enclosed structure made out of glass somewhat like an outdoors room. Greenhouses were originally designed to control temperatures for plant growth in places where the climate is extreme. The glass walls of a conservatory help to trap the carbon dioxide released by the plants, and the greenhouse gases trap the heat inside the room. This in turn helps the greenhouse to remain warm even in winter and therefore, keeps the plants alive and at optimum temperature while at the same time protecting them from wind and snow and yet giving them enough exposure to sunlight. Greenhouses have existed since time immemorial, and naturally, they exist even today.
If you have a conservatory, chances are thatyou probably are not storing too many plants in them and are using them as a greenhouse. In urban areas, greenhouses are extremely rare. You might be wondering how to utilize your conservatory better. It is natural that you would not want to waste that much space just sitting there outside your house in the form of an unused greenhouse. You can choose to renovate your conservatory and make something out of it that will actually give benefit to you.
What could you possibly do with a conservatory that will completely transform its usage? Well, for starters, you could easily turn it into a nice sun bathing room for yourself. How? Read on.
The first thing you need to do is replace the roof of your conservatory. For this, you need to hire a reliable company that will replace your roof for you. This might take a while and will probably be rather noisy. Also, you need to be careful in case the current roof you have is made of glass. During replacement of conservatory roof, glass shards will often fall and can be a potential safety hazard. Therefore, you need to make sure that you have the safety of everyone including the roof replacement workers taken care of.
If you want a sun bathing room, you need to have rubber roods put up. This will help the room to remain dry in any weather. A rubber roof will make your conservatory turned sun room air tight and water tight.
You shall need proper heat control in that room, despite the current glass walls which are supposed to serve that purpose. This is because conservatories are not very efficient in themselves. Sure, they help keep the temperature in check but they cannot do so all the time. Mostly, they can keep optimum temperature steady for a few hours in the day before nature takes its toll and the temperature drops or rises accordingly. Therefore, you need artificial heat control installed in your new sun bathing room.
Then, finally, you will have PVC's and hard lights put up in the room. This will complete the process of turning your previously unused and under-appreciated conservatory into your very own sun room.
The important thing that you need to keep in mind while revamping your conservatory is that you need to hire a reputed company like Polar Home Innovations for the job. Remember, a conservatory, being composed mainly of glass, is a delicate thing. You do not want your attempt at renovating the room to become a disaster that ultimately leads to the disintegration of the very room you were trying to bring back to life. Proper installment of the roofs is of utmost importance in this case.