Category: Balcony and terrace

Suitable materials for the conservatory

Suitable materials for the conservatory

Your own winter garden can be used as a retreat for comfortable hours, for relaxing and relaxing, but also for parties with friends. When constructing a winter garden, various suitable building materials can be considered, all of which have different advantages and disadvantages. Winter Garden Aluminum : One option is a conservatory built using an aluminum construction.

Vegetables, herbs and fruit from the balcony

Vegetables, herbs and fruit from the balcony

To bring home-grown vegetables, herbs or fruit fresh on the table, you do not necessarily need your own garden. A balcony is also suitable as a growing place. Basic requirements The most important prerequisites for a successful harvest are sufficient space, light and a good ventilation of the balcony.

Winter Garden

Winter Garden

So that your conservatory is always pleasant It is recommended that an adequately dimensioned heating system be installed by an experienced heating contractor. Comparing floor and convector heating However, a coordination between winter gardener and the heating engineer is mandatory in advance. Especially against the background that the formation of condensation and frost is to be prevented, the installation of a floor and convector heater can ensure an optimal room climate.

Timbers for the Terrace - an Overview

Timbers for the Terrace - an Overview

Terracing wood must meet extremely high standards. Various types of wood are available on the market for this purpose. A wooden terrace is an eye-catcher in front of the house. Tropical woods are particularly popular. Suitable types of wood for a terrace Tropical woods belong to the resistance class one.

Laying wooden tiles on the terrace - Checklist

Laying wooden tiles on the terrace - Checklist

Laying wooden tiles on the terrace is not as difficult as one might think. Only soft flooring requires further measures. Preparing flooring for wooden tiles If flat flooring such as concrete or screed is present on the terrace, the wooden tiles can be laid over it. If the ground is soft and uneven, a substructure of gravel and stretcher is necessary.

Wood protection for teak wood - safe protection for garden furniture

Wood protection for teak wood - safe protection for garden furniture

Teak is one of the few woods that does not need wood preservation to maintain stability. Products are only needed to maintain the color. Properties of Teak The tropical hardwood is as stable as oak but lighter. The surface feels oily, as the wood contains substances that give it a natural beading effect.

Wooden terrace conjured up on the plot in Bad Rappenau

Wooden terrace conjured up on the plot in Bad Rappenau

Many wish in the garden a terrace. Bumps disappear and it is convenient to place a table and sit and chat on it. If this wish is to be realized through a wooden terrace, then one can commission a carpenter for this purpose. In his garden on a hill with a beautiful view in Bad Rappenau, André E. wished a wooden terrace of about 40 square meters.

Decks: Refurbish Now

Decks: Refurbish Now

Big cleaning of the wooden terrace Hardly anyone uses their terrace in winter. It does not bother that dirt accumulates there. The cleaning of the wooden terrace is then overdue in the spring. Many homeowners use the high-pressure cleaner for this purpose, although it is unsuitable for wood. Its great water pressure tears shavings from the surface of the decking, they become unsightly and splinters.

Cleaning the wooden terrace - the biggest mistakes

Cleaning the wooden terrace - the biggest mistakes

A wooden terrace is chic and cozy. To keep it that way for a long time, you need to clean and maintain it properly. Think About Treating the Wooden Deck It's important to remember to regularly clean the decking. In any case, the first appointment should take place immediately after the installation. The wood must be completely dry at the beginning of the care campaign.

In the conservatory safe from the sun

In the conservatory safe from the sun

Who a winter garden not only wants to use it as a retreat in the cold season, but also to sit comfortably in the summer. Installation and options for sun protection and shading systems In order for this to be possible without any problems, you need appropriate sun protection or shading systems. Installation: A shading system or sunshade can be installed by skilled craftsmen in a very short time.