12 modern conservatory ideas for extending your home

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Modern conservatory ideas can be rich in design detail (Image credit: Snug Sofas)

If your design style leans towards the contemporary rather than the traditional, you may have dismissed conservatory ideas as a means of providing extra space. 

The good news is, conservatory companies have long recognised the need to improve the visual appearances of their products and there are now a wide variety of choices and options for the more design conscious consumer.

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Virginia Murray

Virginia has been pivotal in shaping the company's reputation and growth in the bespoke construction industry. With a keen focus on quality, craftsmanship, and sustainability, Virginia is an expert in the conservatory market and has customer experience always front of mind.

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Alex Hewitt

Alex has spent over eight years working as the Marketing Director for Ultraframe. Her extensive background experience in consumer and B2B marketing gives her valuable insights into understanding customer needs to help ensure companies match those requirements with the right propositions.

Sarah Harley
Assistant Editor

Sarah is Homebuilding & Renovating’s Assistant Editor and joined the team in 2024. An established homes and interiors writer, Sarah has renovated and extended a number of properties, including a listing building and renovation project that featured on Grand Designs. Although she said she would never buy a listed property again, she has recently purchased a Grade II listed apartment. As it had already been professionally renovated, she has instead set her sights on tackling some changes to improve the building’s energy efficiency, as well as adding some personal touches to the interior.