Kitchen Conservatory, Illinois

Friday, 27 February 2015 by

This client was planning a large kitchen renovation and wanted to create a visually dramatic transition from the outdoor entertainment area to the new kitchen in their beautiful home in Chicago, Illinois.Designing an addition for the ‘inside L’ of a home can be very tricky, and requires design knowledge to ensure proper drainage for when

Orchard Ridge Conservatory, Minnesota

Thursday, 19 February 2015 by

This custom gable conservatory in Woodbury, Minnesota was built for a talented homeowner who designed the interior to be a warm, relaxing space for their family and friends to enjoy all year round.The conservatory was the last piece of this outdoor renovation, with French doors leading out to the perennial gardens and a beautiful in

Mill Pond Conservatory, Connecticut

Monday, 01 December 2014 by
View from Pond

A little over 3 years ago, a prospective client from Greenwich, Connecticut contacted us and told us he had plans to restore a water mill and convert it into a spectacular conservatory space. His plan was to remove the rotted water wheel and have a new one built in its place. The addition was to be


Conservatory Craftsmen was called upon to design and replace two aging greenhouses in a beautiful home in Hanover, Pennsylvania. The greenhouses were built in 1939 using curved single glass which is impossible to repair or replace and wooden slats over the top to keep down solar glare, but they too had reached a point of


One of our recent projects was a custom designed traditional mahogany conservatory in Livingston, New Jersey, a leafy suburb located about twenty miles west of New York City. The glass enclosure offers stunning views of the surrounding landscape, and overlooks the outdoor swimming pool. Choosing the Conservatory Design. We were contacted by the New Jersey

Hurricane Sandy Conservatory in NYC

Thursday, 09 January 2014 by

The tragedy of hurricane Sandy is finally starting to melt into memory for most of the unfortunate folks on the East Coast who were affected by it.

Project Profile; Bergen County, NJ

Thursday, 18 April 2013 by
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Last month our team was on-site of another conservatory replacement. It is sad to see conservatories built a short time ago that need to be replaced because someone either didn’t know or understand the issues created when water finds its way into the conservatory. Prematurely, the building materials will rot and fail, and before you know

long island

There is really no place in the country that quite compares with Long Island. A rural and country atmosphere, heavily influenced by the ‘city’, you might call it ‘country cosmopolitan’. Miles of beautiful sand beaches and everywhere inland miles and miles of pristine oak and beech trees that dwarf even the grandest of homes. The regular working

Beautiful New Jersey Conservatory, WIP

Thursday, 06 December 2012 by

Last week we were back at this stunning conservatory in New Jersey. The conservatory is part of a large, 17,000 sf home being built and the contractor was ready for us to trim the interior. Trimming interior meant creating panels for the knee walls, installing sills, and creating a paneled vestibule entry to compliment our

Project Gallery

Thursday, 08 November 2012 by

Here is a slideshow of a complete Conservatory on a rural farmhouse in Minnesota. Enjoy!


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