Conservatory conversion: How to adapt a conservatory for year-round use

living room conservatory with blinds and wooden flooring
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Conservatory conversions enable homeowners to establish a light-filled space in their homes but the endeavour might come with more caveats and red tape than might be initially anticipated. 

Find out how these conservatory ideas can help turn a rarely-used weather-inefficient space into a usable family room that adds value to a house, throughout the seasons. 

Amy Reeves

Assistant Editor Amy began working for Homebuilding & Renovating in 2018. She has an interest in sustainable building methods and always has her eye on the latest design ideas. Amy has interviewed countless self builders, renovators and extenders about their experiences for Homebuilding & Renovating magazine. She is currently renovating a mid-century home, together with her partner, on a DIY basis, and has recently fitted her own kitchen.