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3 Of The Finest Ways Of Improving Your Home In Winter

16th November 2020

We’ve become more familiar with our homes this year than ever before, and with Christmas set to be very different this time around, we’ll be at home a lot over the coming weeks.  It’s easy to be down about it, but let’s try not to be, and instead turn the situation into a positive, because...

Do You Know That Planet Has A 98% Customer Recommendation Rate?

26th October 2020

We are eternally grateful to our customers for all of the support they have given us over the years, particularly during this very peculiar 2020.  Without this support, it would have been impossible for Planet to become Cumbria’s No.1 home improvement company for Conservatories, Orangeries, Windows & Replacement UPVC Doors. It’s no exaggeration to say...

How To Step Up Your Home Security This Winter

6th October 2020

Now that it’s getting dark outside much earlier, burglary rates start to increase and there’s a much greater chance of your home coming under threat.  To fight off that threat, you must take home security seriously. Otherwise you could be left counting the cost of doing nothing.  Advice on keeping your home secure can be...

Take The Challenge And Make One Change This Month

21st September 2020

This month a challenge has been issued to homeowners in the UK, and it includes you! This challenge is to #MAKEONECHANGE to help you fall in love with your home all over again. A survey carried out by the British Home Enhancement Trade Association (BHETA), has found that 56% of UK residents don’t love their...

Snap Up Discounted Home Improvements In Our Summer Sale

24th August 2020

Homes in the region are really being spoilt this summer as householders divert their holiday money into improving their living spaces.  If your own home is in need of some attention, requiring new windows and doors for the winter or an extension so that you can invite more people to join you for Christmas dinner,...

Do You Need To Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency?

6th August 2020

You shouldn’t have needed to put your heating on much recently, if it at all, because it’s been warm enough. If you have needed to put it on at times, we don’t believe your home is energy efficient enough.  An Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) will tell you how energy efficient it is – an A-rating...

Everything You Need To Know About The Loggia Conservatory

23rd July 2020

It’s eight years now since the Loggia conservatory was unveiled to the world and almost a decade on, it still leaves us in wonderment. It’s an extension design that completely breaks the mould.  The brains behind the very first Loggia was the Italian architect, Filippo Brunelleschi, a founding father of Renaissance architecture.  We’re sure he...

Is Building Regulations Approval Needed To Fit A Solid Roof?

14th July 2020

Now would be a really good time to arrange the installation of a solid roof to your conservatory or orangery if it doesn’t currently provide the standard of insulation that you need as you will then be able to enjoy the tailend of the summer inside it in comfort and all of the winter.  Literally...

How To Get Your Conservatory Prepared For A Summer Homecation

26th June 2020

It’s around this time of year that we normally turn our attention to our holidays. Making a summer escape to foreign climes will be difficult this year though, and UK campsites and hotels are reporting very high booking levels ever since it was announced they could reopen.  If you have a nice garden for the...

Homespiration - How To Transform Your Home Into Your Dream Setting

22nd June 2020

You will never have seen quite so much of your home as you have done over the past few weeks. You hopefully haven’t grown too bored of the place, but if you have, it needs a shake-up.  Without even seeing your property, we can tell you that it has so much potential, it’s just a...

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