What is the best material for a conservatory?

Conservatories are becoming a popular option for adding space to a home, with many designs and options around there is a conservatory to suit many homeowners needs.

A conservatory framing can be made from a variety of materials; including PVCu, Timber and Aluminium. When it comes down to which material to choose, it really depends on your personal preference, design and budget.

PVCu is most commonly used, due to its low costs and ease of installing. It is easily available and it doesn’t require any maintenance.

Timber framing is a great option for those wanting to add character to their home, suiting period properties more than modern buildings. The timber-framing must be treated before installing to prevent any weather damage and may require regular maintenance to improve its lifespan.

Aluminium frames are becoming a popular choice for modern homes, with the slimline frame creating a unique design. Frames can be coated meaning you can have the aluminium in the colour of your choice.