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How To Improve Your Old Conservatory

14th March 2018

Trends change so quickly that it can be difficult trying to keep up with them. If it’s been sometime since you furnished and accessorised the inside of your conservatory, you may find that it looks a little tired and dated. A long-standing conservatory may also not provide the level of comfort that it once did....

The USPs Of Choosing A Regional Home Improvement Firm

7th March 2018

When in the market for new home improvements for your property you have so many different companies to choose from locally and nationally. Call us biased, but we always advocate that you stick to a regional company if buying a new lifestyle extension or set of replacement windows ahead of a national conglomerate or one-man-band....

Orangeries vs Conservatories

5th March 2018

Many North East homeowners continue to be priced out of the housing market which is an inconvenience but an inconvenience that can be overcome if their incentive for selling is a shortage of space in their existing property. We are referring to the installation of a home extension, whether that happens to be a brand...

New Durham Showroom Dazzles At Launch Event

27th February 2018

A couple of weekends ago we organised a very special launch event for our new ultra-modern showroom in Durham and what a fantastic response we had to it. This most spectacular of showroom spaces was officially opened by the Mayor and Mayoress of Durham, Councillor Bill Kellett and Councillor Jean Chaplow. Once they had very...

Front Door Paint Colours - The Best Colours To Modernise Your Front Door

15th February 2018

A dated front door with an uninspiring colour is highly unlikely to show your property off in a good light and get visitors speaking about it in a positive manner. Your entire entranceway needs to blow people away from the moment they first set their eyes on it if you want them to rave about...

When Is Building Regulation Approval Needed?

12th February 2018

In a race to get their homes extended in time for summer, we have been inundated with requests for conservatories and orangeries from North East property owners. A definite shrewd move making such a decision so early in the year, particularly as they need to be absolutely sure that any proposed home extension installation will...

The Secure Features Of Composite Doors

5th February 2018

A reliable, tough and uncompromising front door is something that every North East household should possess – qualities that a composite door offers in spades. Think about it. Would you really want a front door that you’re not entirely sure will protect your home effectively and also requires frequent upkeep to preserve both its appearance...

Why Solid Roof Conservatories Are A Growing Trend

1st February 2018

Thousands of old conservatories will have been left empty for much of the winter period because they’re too cold inside – it’s a real waste of space. The vast majority of these conservatories will be at least 20+ years old and have a glass or polycarbonate roof system that provides insufficient thermal efficiency. So, the...

Try Before You Buy In A Pennine Showroom Near You

26th January 2018

There was fantastic news for Pennine customers this week as we opened our newest showroom in Durham. It made sense for us being the biggest and most popular home improvement dealer in the North East to give property owners throughout the region further opportunity to come and see our extensive product range in the flesh....

Pennine Opens New State-Of-The-Art Showroom

23rd January 2018

It’s a landmark week for Pennine as we have opened our brand new Durham showroom – the biggest Pennine showroom yet and what we truly believe is one of the best in the country.   Located in Dragonville Retail Park, the Durham site plays host to no less than seven exquisite conservatories and orangeries, a...

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