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Conservatory Or Orangery - Which Should You Extend Your House With?

10th March 2021

The two main forms of extension we sell at Planet are conservatories and orangeries, and a lot of people don’t realise how the two differ from one another.  In fairness, some conservatory and orangery styles can look very similar, but if you look a little more closely at them, you can usually spot a few...

3 Things To Consider Ahead Of A Conservatory Installation

9th March 2021

Has the initial excitement you had for your home when you first bought it started to subside? We tell you what will reinvigorate the old excitement is a new conservatory.  It will give you somewhere different to use and change the way you live your life at home forever.  Conservatories are our bread and butter...

Home Improvement Projects You Should Avoid Doing So That You Don’t Decrease Its Value

3rd February 2021

One of the things that you might have done these last few weeks to keep yourself occupied is to put together a list of ideas of how you can improve your home in 2021.  In this instance, we recommend that you read our piece from last month about home trends. Anything that you commit to...

Make Use Of The Finance Options We Offer At Planet

1st February 2021

Providing top-class customer service has always been one of the guiding principles of our business. This service also extends to giving customers access to a range of finance packages, should they need them to secure the home improvements they need to enhance their properties.  With this sort of smart money management, you can get the...

How To Make Your Energy Bill Much More Affordable

18th January 2021

January is usually a tough month financially for most people, and it may be even more so this year because of how much extra energy they’re having to use at home to work and keep warm.  Experts have issued a stark warning in recent weeks, just ahead of Big Energy Saving Week, which starts today,...

3 Home Trends You Simply Cannot Afford To Ignore This Year

7th January 2021

Will 2021 finally be the year when you get around to giving your house a much-needed makeover? We reckon it’s about time that you did! According to spray foam insulation company serving Houston, there’s so much inspiration to be found online for any home improvement project, with many interior design websites currently offering insight into...

How To Get Your Home Looking Suitably Festive For Christmas

1st December 2020

We’re into December, so the countdown to Christmas is now in full swing, and it’s time to get that festive fever.  A few ‘virtual’ Christmas parties should put you in the spirit, as will decorating the house with the kids.  If your place isn’t looking Christmassy yet, have a decorating day this weekend, with some...

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...

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