Another objection that I read on the internet is that of temperature control in the conservatory. Comments on Houzz often say “it’s beautiful but you will never afford to keep it warm in the winter” or “you will roast like a bug in an oven in the summer” Funny thing, I never see that objection


It is my usual approach to bring up the objections, as customers will not usually come out and say what is bothering them. However, the other day, an old gent says to me “ you can never get a conservatory to look like it was always a part of the house”. I think what he

Frequently Asked Questions

Friday, 10 July 2015 by

Here at the Conservatory Craftsmen headquarters we love to spend time going through and answering all of your questions from Houzz, and our Facebook and Twitter pages. We know choosing the right builder for your dream space can be a difficult decision and we want to help in any way we can to help make


Hidden in an unassuming old building in rural CT is a treasure of botanical wonder. If you are directed to Logee’s you may stop, but if just passing by, you may not even notice, but behind the century old façade of a rural farm home lies some of the most unusual and highly prized ornamental


The price of things seems to be higher these days, particularly at the supermarket, and an at least weekly journey for most families. But what if I told you that you could skip those checkout lines entirely or at least reduce your bill by growing your own food? Don’t have the time, the space, the


I have been building Conservatories for over 25 years I often hear (right after how do I heat it?) is how do I keep a glass room cool in the summer ? Fear not, working with myself and my team we don’t just build your structure and leave, we work with you during every step tackling

Invisible Screen Doors

Friday, 12 June 2015 by

Insect screens that disappear when not in use. Non maintenance, easy to use, impossible to damage roll away screens for porch, conservatory, sun room, patio doors and French doors.

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The natural resources of the world, though abundant, are being threatened by climate change and global warming. As a result, people are becoming more aware of their carbon footprint; how much energy we consume, which environmental factors their food is grown in, and how to incorporate it all into our everyday life. A conservatory or

Greenhouse Technology

Friday, 29 May 2015 by

There is no better way to extend your living space by adding a greenhouse or conservatory to your home. While at the same price point as any other home addition, the value of having such an unusually beautiful, functional room makes the return on investment a no-brainer. But the financial benefits are the least of

Grow it in a Greenhouse!

Thursday, 21 May 2015 by

Over 21 million acres in the United States are now covered in greenhouses, growing fruits and vegetables. I’m old, and constantly reminded of that fact by the team at Conservatory Craftsmen, but I remember a time when going to the store, you bought fruits and vegetables that were ‘in season’ and if you wanted a


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