4 Ways a Family Home Will Benefit From An Orangery

We’ve all wished to have some extra space in our family home at one time or another. After all,raising a family is hard enough without having to worry about whether you’ve got a good-sized space that allows everyone to enjoy  some much needed family time together.

Creating a whole new room via a home extension is an ideal way to make the most of a family home while embracing the many creative possibilities this new space can offer to all family members.

Orangeries have an amazing history, and their popularity in contemporary British homes is soaring. Their prominence is even challenging conservatories to become the UK home structure of choice.

If you’re wondering how exactly an orangery can provide such enjoyment for you and your family, read on to discover four practical and fulfilling reasons why orangeries are ideal for families.

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1. Orangeries are perfect for the holidays

An orangery can be a perfect setting for holiday celebrations of all kinds. You’re whole family will cherish the experience of celebrating Christmas in the warm, bright surroundings of a resilient orangery made from beautiful hardwood materials.

The natural sunlight of an orangery provides the perfect conditions for a natural Christmas tree to thrive, meaning you won’t have to rely on a plastic alternative at the expense of decorating a beautiful authentic tree with your family.

You can also experiment with your orangery for other annual celebrations. Think of how much fun an Easter egg hunt will be for the kids; and how about turning your orangery into a spooky cave to entertain the little ones on Halloween?

Home firework displays can also be enjoyed more thanks to an orangery, as the structure allows easy access to the garden while maintaining a safe distance from the opposite end of the garden.

 

2. Celebrate some family time

Enjoying family meals in an orangery boasts an unbeatable charm all year round. An orangery can be built in close proximity to the the kitchen, so navigating between the two will not be difficult.

Instead of watching television together in the living room, an orangery presents the perfect space for families to share quality time through other means. Whether you’re playing games together or simply enjoying a conversation, if you choose to forgo the presence of technology you’ll soon find there are plenty of other ways to bond with your loved ones, and where better than in the beautiful surroundings of your orangery?

 

3.  Orangeries are a perfect play room

Finding a play area for the kids can be difficult. Sometimes bedrooms are simply not large enough to contain the noisy (and messy) games that children enjoy.  An orangery can instead act as a nursery area for children where their toys can be stored in a tidy and easily accessible manner.

The room can also be a space dedicated to containing decoration that appeals to children, such as  bright, colourful imagery. With a space devoted to being a play area, you can avoid such décor encroaching on the rest of your home.

 

4. Orangeries make an excellent home office

When the kids are in bed or at school you can use your orangery as a home office to either run a home business or just catch up on some work in the comfort of your home instead of the stuffy office.

If your job is a creative one you can find inspiration in the surroundings of your orangery, which can be furnished to your tastes as much as you like. If you have a stressful career the calming atmosphere of an orangery with the nearby garden can make for a much needed tranquil setting.

To create your own bespoke family orangery, visit Ahorangeries.co.uk to work with expert designers on your dream structure.

 

 

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3 Comments

  1. September 14, 2016 / 12:39 pm

    A fantastic use of the space, would love to have a home office in an orangery.

  2. November 14, 2014 / 8:49 am

    Yes, I agree your four points and I want to add some one points in your article that you can use Orangeries for the kitchens. I think it is perfect for Kitchen.

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