The big open outdoor frame that is featured often in restaurants, gardens, decks, hotels or a large patio is a louvered roof also known as a louvered pergola. These adjustable shelters are either freestanding, installed to the side of a property, or attached directly to an existing structure. Louvred roofs are built to provide shade and rain protection but can also improve the aesthetic appeal of an outdoor space.
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A louvred roof is built with rotating louvers that are adjustable. To provide the most versatility, the outdoor living group's louvred roofs are bioclimatic and adjustable and suitable for all seasons in Essex.
Louvered roofs should not look strange on your property. They need to look like they belong to your property and are a part of the design. The Outdoor Living Group has a massive catalogue of louvered roof designs. Every customer has individual needs and our design experts work with customers to create roofs for their specific needs. You may have ideas about what you want for your louvered roof over your outdoor space. We have the experience to design it, construct it and install it and complete your vision for the perfect outdoor space.
Bioclimatic roofs are the updated version of standard louvered/pergola roofs. Bioclimatic roofs come with rotating louvers that are adjustable. Making them perfect for use all through the year. There are four preset buttons on the remote however, the louvers can be changed to level in between the preset positions. If you'd like an enclosed room that can be used all year round, it can be achieved by attaching side shades, heating, sliding glass panels and lighting to the Outdoor Living Group's bioclimatic louvred roofs. Depending on your requirements, our louvered roofs can be installed as part of your current building or as a lone single standing units. Shaded outdoor back area or garden? Our louvered roofs can be built to meet whatever requirements you desire.
We add a lot of technical enhancements to our louvered roofs. Our roofs are designed to allow no light gaps or leaks and do so without exposed gutters. You can control the blades of the louver with a touch of a button. This gives you complete control over how much light gets into your outdoor space. This in turn gives you control over the climate of your outdoor space. The design of our louvered roofs in totally flexible and can be restructured to find a solution for the needs of your home in Essex.
Adding side glazing to the louvered roof creates an enclosed outdoor space. This enclosed outdoor space can now be used no matter the weather. We have a number of optional extras you can add to your outdoor space, including electric heating, outdoor blinds and LED lighting. The louvers can be fitted with internal blade insulation. This can reduce the sound of rain the louvered roof lets in by up to 70% and it also helps to retain heat during the winter months.
Our bioclimatic pergolas are designed and constructed to maneuver the louvers in the roof to rotate from 0 to 135 degrees quickly and efficiently to aerate your outdoor space. Any part of your garden can be enjoyed since we can construct our louvered roofs to stand alone and this can create a large amount of space you can relish and enjoy. With our louvered roofs you decide what elements you want let into your outdoor space. You can decide to enjoy the sun till it goes down or you can shut out the weather and enjoy your outdoor space in any season. Must a planning permission be obtained to install a louvered roof? Most houses in the UK will already have permitted development rights, so one can go ahead with installing a louvered roof.
Louvered roofs which are also called bioclimatic roofs can be installed in a day or two depending on the size. This can be extended to an extra day if side glazing is added to the installation of the roof to ensure a perfect job.
Louvered roofs costs vary depending on if it’s attached to the house or freestanding and also which options are to be added to the roof. The cost of the roof can be spread out over a long period of time if extras and optional features are added gradually. In this way, no matter the size of your plans or the restriction of your finances, we can find a solution that works. Get across to us to discuss your project and we can advise on a design and financial plan that suits your project.