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Can You Add A Porch Without Planning Permission?

29th June 2020

We cannot stress enough how important it is that the outside of your home has that WOW factor, particularly if you are thinking about putting your property on the market in the near future.  Go and stand outside your home and be honest with yourself – does it excite you and blow you away? If...

How To Get Your Conservatory Or Orangery Setup For The Summer

25th June 2020

While the weather has been great over the last few weeks, let’s not be too expectant that it will continue throughout the rest of the summer; that would be highly optimistic.  There will be days when sunbathing outside isn’t possible and you have no other option but to spend your time indoors. You won’t mind...

Homespiration - How To Make Your Home A Beautiful Destination In Its Own Right

18th June 2020

It doesn’t matter what type of home you reside in – cottage, studio flat, terraced house etc. – you can always get to grips with the heart of it somehow and turn it into a place that you adore being in and sharing with your loved ones.  With a mix of DIY and TLC, and...

How A Skylight Or Roof Lantern Will Benefit You And Your Home

19th May 2020

It’s been a difficult few weeks for everyone, but what’s helped that little bit is the weather, which has been surprisingly lovely, and long may it continue! It’s so nice to have all that warmth and a richness of light flood into your home, at least that’s how it will be for some.  Certain householders...

Pitfalls To Be Wary Of When Fitting A Solid Roof Without Building Regulations Approval

13th May 2020

If you have a conservatory at home, one would hope that you have spent a good chunk of your time in it during lockdown. What would dissuade you from doing that is if the building offers a poor standard of insulation, feeling far too hot at certain times and far too cold at others.  Although...

Why Is A FENSA Certificate Such An Important Document?

12th May 2020

Public awareness of the Fenestration Self-Assessment Scheme (FENSA) has grown in the past year or two since they rolled out a TV advertising campaign, encouraging UK householders to use FENSA-accredited installers for their home improvements.  5 Star Windows is one of those accredited companies and it’s something we’re extremely proud of as it proves that...

Are You Aware Of 5 Star’s Price Promise?

22nd April 2020

We offer some of the most competitively priced windows, conservatories and orangeries in the region at 5 Star, but we appreciate, on occasion, that a rival company may quote you a lower price for a similar quality product.  What must be pointed out to you is that we regularly keep an eye on the pricing...

Make The Most Out Of Being In - How To Stay Healthy At Home

20th April 2020

Lockdown will be going on for a bit longer yet, but that’s ok. You’ve hopefully started to adjust to this way of life and gotten into a daily routine that makes being indoors anything but a chore. If you’re finding it hard, that’s totally understandable. Just take things one day at a time and remember,...

Love Your Home - The Home Goals You Can Achieve During Lockdown

6th April 2020

It’s quite an extraordinary time for us all right now, with our homes being our safe sanctuaries. This unexpected downtime offers you a fantastic opportunity to dream up and execute ways of giving the place you call ‘home’ some much-needed loving. When confined to four walls for such a long period, you will notice things...

Don’t Wait To Improve Your Home - Organise A Free Online Design Appointment

30th March 2020

It’s a strange time for us all and it can be difficult to know what to do with yourself whilst spending so much time at home.  However, being confined to the indoors for an extended period can get you noticing things that you may otherwise overlook, such as those home improvements that have been on...

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