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What is the purpose of soffits and fascias?

Soffits and fascias encourage and assist good ventilation throughout your attic which will help prevent water damage, rotting, and mould. As well as for circulation, soffits and fascias help with structural integrity, security, and improve the overall look of your house.

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Which is better round or square guttering?

Both round and square gutting have their benefits, round guttering flatters your home’s aesthetic as it compliments tiles. They’re also very easy to clean and maintain, although more complicated to install. Square (or box) gutters are less visually pleasing but can channel large quantities of water and are the more affordable option.

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When should I replace my soffit and fascia?

Your guttering should last decades. However, when it comes to replacing your guttering, there are several warning signs to look out for. Cracks and broken sections, pests, lack of ventilation and leaking are sure signs that your soffits and fascias need replacing. To find out more about guttering replacement, visit our website.

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What is the best type of guttering?

There are a number of different gutter materials that suit many different requirements. Vinyl tends to be the best option all around as their easy to install, and you won’t have to worry about rusting. That being said, any heavy-duty plastic is a suitable choice for your guttering as it is cost-effective, easy to install, […]

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What are fascias and soffits?

Fascias and soffits are terms used that refer to the exterior of your home. Soffits run horizontally underneath the meeting of your roof, and fascias fall vertically down the side along the guttering. Fascias and soffits are important to the ventilation, structural integrity and overall aesthetic of your home’s exterior.

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What are orangeries?

An orangery is very similar to a conservatory but is usually a bigger structure that was traditionally used for growing oranges trees in large homes. Typically, orangeries are suitable for those with a larger budget as they are more of an extension than a conservatory.

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What is a loggia?

A loggia is a type of garden room that is attached to the house but has a roof and walls, unlike a conservatory. Loggias make a great addition to a modern home and are a complimentary, smooth transition between the interior and exterior of your home.

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What is a skypod?

A skypod functions like a skylight but adds height to your home in the style of a small-scale conservatory roof. Skypods make the perfect compromise between a skylight and a conservatory by adding light and opening up the space while being more budget-friendly and low-maintenance.

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What are garden rooms?

A garden room is an addition to your property that is separate from the house but is fully customised as per your requirements (insulated, double glazed, electrically wired). Not only do garden rooms make a great new place to enjoy your garden and wind down, but they add more value and curb appeal to your […]

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How much are garden rooms?

The price of your new garden room will depend on the results of the on-site survey that’s required as part of the planning process. Garden rooms are somewhat an investment because they add financial value to your property, so if/when you sell your property, curb appeal will be much higher.

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