A louvred roof, also referred to as a louvered pergola is a large open air structures that is common place in hotels, garden, large partiers and decks. 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 major advantage of louvred roofs is its adjustable rotating louvers. Each rotating louver can be adjusted for more shade or light. The Outdoor Living Group's louvered roofs are adjustable, bioclimatic and versatile. Perfectly suited to homes in Chigwell.
Louvered roofs that extend over your property protecting a garden or a porch or patio should look like they were meant to be part of your property. At Outdoor Living Group, we have amassed a wide range of louvered roof designs. Our in-house experts have acquired years of experience designing pergolas for many clients to fit their individual needs. If you come up with an idea for the louvered roof of your outdoor space, we can come up with ideas on how to make it come to life and we have the experience to construct and install it.
Bioclimatic roofs are the updated version of standard louvered/pergola roofs. Bioclimatic roof louvers rotate to expel heat during warm summer months and keep in heats when it gets colder. There are four preset positions on the remotes that allows you to adjust the position of the Louvres. The Outdoor Living Group's bioclimatic louvred roofs are customisable. What this means is, lighting, side shades, heating and sliding glass panels can be incorporated as a later time to transform the roof to a closed room that can be enjoyed at any time of the year. Depending on your requirements, our louvered roofs can be installed as part of your current building or as a lone single standing units. Whatever your requirement might be – a shaded area for your back door, garden or patio, we've got you covered!
Our louvered roofs have a lot of technological improvements built in. We design our roofs to have no leaks, exposed gutters or gaps for light. You can control the climate in your outdoor space. Our louvered roofs can be controlled at the touch of a button. You can have complete control of the louvered blades and this controls the amount of light that gets let in. Our louvered roofs are purpose built to be flexible in their design and be the perfect solution to your outdoor needs in Chigwell.
Side glazing can be an addition to the louvered roof. This technique will create an weatherproof outdoor space that can be used in any weather. You can add optional extras to your outdoor space. Extras like electric heating, LED lighting and outdoor blinds. Internal blade insulation is an option to be added to the louvered roofs. This reduces the sound of the rain on the roof and can maintain the heat in your outdoor space during the winter.
Our louvers in our bioclimatic pergolas can revolve from 0 to 135 degrees to easily aerate your patio, porch or garden. Our louvered roof can be designed and constructed to be free standing. This can give you ample space to enjoy your garden or any other outdoor space without the restriction of an enclosed space. The amount of protection you desire from our louvered roofs is completely up to you. You can vary the amount of sunlight coming in or even shut out the weather completely no matter the season. Do you need planning permission for a louvered roof? No, generally most houses in the UK will have permitted development rights, this means you can install a louvered roof if you want to.
The average time to install a louvered roof, also called a bioclimatic roof, is one or two days. This is largely dependent on the size of the roof and if you are adding side glazing. Side glazing will add another day to the installation time to ensure a good finish.
The various options and styles selected for the roof will affect the price of the roof. The decision to attach it to the property or have it free standing also affects the cost of construction. Additional features to the louvered roof can be added in stages. This can help spread out the cost of the roof. We can work to handle a big project on a limited budget. Call us for a brochure or consult with us on your project and we can come up with a design that works for your property.