Sunrooms designed and built from foundation to completion. Talk to us about your new sunroom. Get expert and affordable advice today. Sunrooms are a beautiful extension to any family home. A properly designed and well-appointed sunroom extension will afford all family members a comfort space to spend those quality hours enjoying each other’s company. The perfect place to relax.
Design Options For Sunrooms
Sunroom Extensions come with a wide range of design choices. Flat and pitched roofs with a variety of roof covering options. Roof windows can be incorporated into the roof structure to allow natural light enter the room. Floor to ceiling window screens or rising walls with windows of varying heights and designs. French doors, Patio Doors, Bi Folding Doors can all be part of this extension to your home. When you are ready to build your sun-room, our design people with years of experience in are available to visit with you at your home for a free consultation.This elegant Sun-room is an extension to a private dwelling in Palmerstown Dublin.
Completed in 10 days and adding 20 square meters to the ground floor living area.
This red brick extension below is of lean-to design. White uPVC Double Glazed Windows add a bright and open feel to the existing rooms. The reinforced roof structure adds stability and streamlines the existing roof. We used a Velux roof light to allow natural light into the original extension. Removal of old window and existing wall allowed the further natural light through the whole ground floor area of the house.
When building rising walls much will depend on the design and style of the Sunroom extension. For most brick built homes, you will almost always find the same brick readily available at your local brick yard. Block construction is also a choice option. Contrasting finishes on block wall construction are commonly used. Decorative sand and cement renders, wet and dry dashing choices, imported styles from Europe also cladding’s of various colors and designs. Whatever your material choice, your build should be of cavity wall construction insulated and using Dpc membranes as per building regulations
Windows For Sunrooms
There are a wide variety of window choices available to the homeowner. Timber, uPVC and Aluclad windows are some of the more popular choices supplied by Weatherglaze 2000. Windows are custom designed to suit all sun-rooms. Ventilation and visuals effects will be key to choice. Glazing will come in many variables. Double and triple glazed units with 4mm “k” glass used as standard .toughened glass is always used at lower levels in windows. All units are filled with Argon gas to achieve the highest possible energy ratings
Sun rooms by their very nature and purpose always require a suitable door opening. This door will usually open onto your Patio, Garden or decked area. Patio Doors, French Doors and Bi- Folding Doors are perhaps the main choice options, all are available in timber uPVC or Aluclad systems. Timber Door offer a variety of color, with soft and hardwood choices, you will have to factor in the Irish weather when it comes to draft proofing and color fade uPVC Doors are available also in many colors and grained vinyl finishes they are almost maintenance free and are not affected by weather conditions. Aluclad Doors also offer exceptional value and design choice.
Interlocking roof tiles and slates are the popular roof covering choice in domestic home build. They available in a variety of colors and brand names, laid on timber batten grounds with breathable membrane felt, roof pitch will have to be considered and guidelines should be adhered to. For Lower Pitched roof we have profile sheet roof options, available in tile and slate design and color options. Profile sheeting is fixed on insulated membranes with a marine ply base. Flat roof coverings are achieved using felts and synthetic rubber membranes or fiberglass.