Now that autumn has well and truly arrived, we’re all thinking of cosy evenings spent at home, snuggling up in one of our favourite chairs with a hot drink and a good book, and with that in mind there are lots of ways to ensure that your home is as warm and energy efficient as possible – here we offer a handy guide on how best to stay cosy this winter…
Choose your colours carefully
If you’d like to inject lots of warmth into your living room or conservatory without too much effort, go for a splash of autumn tones in your home furnishings and accessories. Shades of russet and gold will complement most existing colour schemes, and you can add these colours in your own style. Go for a cushion or two with golden tones for a subtle nod to the changing of the season, or add a large throw to your sofa or armchairs for a more dramatically warming effect.
To add a real sense of the new season, head outdoors and collect a selection of pine cones. These can be arranged as you see fit in your conservatory or living room, and add a natural touch of style. If you have wooden furniture or features in your living or relaxing area, you can create an autumnal glow by adding orange and yellow accessories such as cushions, lampshades and throws.
Why not try choosing a gold lampshade to get the ultimate autumn glimmer as you relax in the evenings? This can be a relatively inexpensive addition with maximum impact.
You can keep the heat in your home without having to spend a lot of money. Energy saving conservatory blinds can reduce heat loss and also contain high sound absorbing properties, making your conservatory a true haven and an ideal cosy space to relax. Heavy curtains are also a top choice for homeowners as they can trap heat and look decadently stylish at the same time. You can also conserve warmth by covering up wooden or laminated floors with rugs or mats that complement your décor. Also try using draught excluders to plug any gaps at your front door, and keep the cold from blowing through your letterbox with a little extra padding in brush form.
Opt for a conservatory
If you’d like to enjoy your surroundings this winter without subjecting yourself to the cold, getting a conservatory could be the best move you ever made. A quality energy efficient conservatory from Ultraframe will help you to minimise your heating bills, and keep you warm and toasty while you enjoy looking at the stars. Ultraframe conservatories are built with longevity and efficiency in mind, so you know that you can rely on your comfortable and stylish living space for years to come.
Ultraframe conservatories all year round
A conservatory from Ultraframe isn’t just efficient in the winter months, during the summer, the energy efficient glass (a popular product supplied by Ultraframe) will stop your haven from becoming overheated whilst still allowing you to benefit from sitting in the sun. A conservatory is a great option to explore, and if you’re thinking of updating and replacing your conservatory roof then the Livinroof and Ultraroof products are an ideal option. They’re ideal for temperature control, design flexibility, have superior ventilation, so you won’t have to worry about condensation or a stuffy conservatory during any time of the year. Isn’t it time that you treated yourself to the ultimate home luxury that can actually save you money? Choose Ultraframe today.
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