Should I Repair or Replace my Conservatory Roof?

Should i repair or replace

If your conservatory has become an unusable space – too hot in the summer, too cold in the winter or leaking on rainy days, then it’s time to invest in a replacement conservatory roof.

A quick fix can be tempting, but often it’s just putting off the inevitable. In most cases resealing will only give you an few more months before another leak appears, racking up more costs in the long term.

Here are 7 reasons to replace your conservatory roof

1. Add space to your home

Has your conservatory become too hot to relax in? Condensation and mould making it a no-go zone? What a waste of space! If you find yourself avoiding this room then it’s time to do something about it.

Your replacement roof will give you’re a whole new room you can enjoy all year round. You can even get creative and turn it into another bedroom, office space or child’s play area. Just think of what you could do with all the extra space. We put together a list of alternative uses for your conservatory to get you thinking.

2. Reduce heating costs

Our roofs are fully insulated and insured for 10 years. CosyRoof is so energy efficient that it qualifies for reduced VAT – just 5%. That means your conservatory conversion is now more affordable. It’ll also save you costs in terms of trying to heat your conservatory in the winter, reducing the heat lost from your home.

3. It takes less time than you think

Have you been putting off a conservatory conversion because you think it’ll take over your home with the work will go on for weeks? Our fitters can transform your conservatory in just 1 – 2 days.

Getting you booked in is easy too. Just fill out a quick quote form and our representative will be in touch. They’ll call out to your house at a time that suits you, take measurements and discuss what you would like. They’ll even give you a quote there and then! How’s that for convenience?

4. A stylish extension to your home

If your conservatory is looking a bit run down it’s not a place you’ll want to show off to visitors. A replacement roof however will turn your conservatory into a bright new space to be proud of. You’ll be finding excuses to host the next get-together with friends and family.

We have a range of tiles to choose from so that your new roof suits your existing home. Our experienced fitters can create a roof for any style of conservatory, including custom build designs.

5. Save time on maintenance

Glass and poly-carbonate roofs come with a lot of upkeep. You won’t have to waste any more time cleaning moss, dirt or leaves of the roof. No more worrying about when the next leak will appear or trailing furniture around to avoid the sun glare.

6. Add value to your home

If you are thinking about selling your home in the near future an old conservatory that requires an upgrade may put potential buyers off. We’re hearing more and more often about buyers putting in lower bids in order to cover the cost of a conservatory conversion when they move in.

The Telegraph reports that “conservatories built on the cheap with uPVC can actually deter buyers and can feel very dated”, whereas a well-built conservatory can add 5% to the value of your home.

7. Temperature control all year round

Ever feel like your conservatory feels like a greenhouse half the year, then a freezer the next half? Well, not for long. Our roofs are fully insulated meaning, not only will this keep your conservatory nice and snug in the winter but it will stop it from over-heating in the summer too. You’ll be able to enjoy your conservatory all year round, not just a week or two in September!

Ready to convert your conservatory to a CosyRoof? Fill out the quote form now to start your transformation.