David Salisbury is one of the leading providers of home extension installations throughout the UK and Europe, supplying a wide range of outdoor buildings that are perfect for both domestic and commercial use. Based in Somerset, we as a company pride ourselves on our ability to provide outstanding customer service and meeting requirements quickly and efficiently. Our main goal is to provide a beautiful addition to each of our client’s homes that compliments the building and fits the customer’s vision.
Here at David Salisbury, we design and manufacture a wide range of outdoor living spaces, including;
> Oak Extensions.
> Kitchen Extensions.
> Garden Rooms.
> Swimming Pool Enclosures.
> Commercial Installations.
> And many more.
Our company is devoted to developing our manufacturing unit to provide excellent timber products for our loyal customers. We believe that the most important factor in the installation of building extensions is to suit the client’s home and lifestyle. To accomplish this goal, our company offers a process unlike any other, helping customers choose the right fit for them. This particular process includes design consultation, planning, discussion of technical details, site management and interior design; all necessary steps to help client’s find the perfect installation that suits their needs.
Top 10 Paint Colours for Orangeries One of the issues that customers often talk to us about, here at David Salisbury, is choice of paint colour for their new orangery or garden room.
Orangery Ideas For Your Home The start of a new year is typically the most popular time for people to consider a home improvement project, such as an orangery or conservatory, but often the hardest part is to know where to start: where to find orangery ideas for your home?
Launching Our New Commercial Buildings Brochure 2019 was a year of record retail orangery and bespoke garden room sales for David Salisbury, but it was also another period of sustained commercial buildings success for the company.
Factory Filming Fun! As part of a wider brief to shoot more video content this year, we had a very enjoyable day filming in our orangeries and timber windows factory here in Somerset earlier this week with the team from OLCO Studios.
Let’s Get Christmas Jumper Day Done! While Friday the 13th has a reputation for being unlucky for some – with today’s news clearly dominated by the General Election result - there are several other highlights we’d like to focus on here at David Salisbury…like getting Christmas Jumper Day done!
Trust David Salisbury To Transform Your Home Trust is a word that is becoming one of the key factors in the current General Election campaign, but it could equally be applied to choosing a supplier to design an orangery or supply replacement windows for your home.
Transforming Homes Around The Country A visit to our trade partner Style Group in Jersey earlier this week, got us thinking about the length and breadth of the country we design and install our award-winning orangeries and garden rooms.
Trend Alert: Keep Natural Light In Mind The importance of natural light to our well-being is something that has been widely covered in the media in recent years and is, of course, one of the many associated benefits of spending time in a glazed extension such as an orangery or conservatory.
Putting The Clocks Back This Weekend The couple of sunny days during this week were probably one last reminder of the nicer weather we enjoyed earlier this year: perfect to throw open the doors of your orangery or conservatory one last time before Winter.
Creating Partnerships For Networking Events Earlier this week, we held the latest of our regular networking events at our London showroom at The Chelsea Gardener. These are usually hosted in our modern garden room, where we can open up the bi-fold doors and create a nice open and indoor/outdoor setting for a business or private function.
Sometimes It Just Has To Be Oak! Oak orangeries and oak framed extensions have always been a significant part of our business here at David Salisbury but, especially so in recent years, it has been a growing proportion of our overall sales.
Variety In Design Is The Spice Of Life One of the many benefits of working at David Salisbury head office is seeing the sheer variety of orangery, conservatory and timber windows projects we are fortunate enough to be involved in.
Inspiration From Pinterest For anyone considering a home improvement project such as adding a conservatory or an orangery, there is clearly a wealth of inspiration available online.
If David Salisbury Did Networking… Whilst the majority of David Salisbury’s business is derived from designing and installing orangeries and garden rooms for discerning customers wanting to improve their homes, we have always had positive and productive relationships with other routes to market – whether they be architects, interior designers, property developers or trade partners.
Weather For Spending Time At Home Whilst here in the UK we are all experts at discussing the weather(!), this unseasonably wet and windy spell we’re currently experiencing is perhaps best for spending some time in our homes, where an orangery or conservatory is undoubtedly the best room for relaxing and enjoying the Summer, no matter what it throws at us.
Inspiration From Our Ever Popular Case Studies During this Summer holiday period, when we typically spend more time in our homes, it is often a period when we tend to think about future home improvement projects or adding an extension such as an orangery or garden room.
Ice Creams The Order Of The Day! There is probably not a single person here in the UK, or in Europe for that matter, that has not had to deal with this week’s heatwave and, in many cases, record temperatures.
Commercial Buildings All About Return On Investment Whilst David Salisbury has gained an enviable reputation over the years as the market leading designer and manufacturer of quality timber orangeries and garden rooms, we have also been busy continuing to develop our expertise in working with commercial building projects – with return on investment (ROI) a recurring theme.
A Sporting Weekend Like No Other Whilst there are too many highlights to easily cover in this article, there is something about the English Sporting Summer that simply cannot be emulated – and if you’re not one of the lucky people to be attending some of the weekend’s events, then we can’t think of a better place to be watching the action than from the comfort of your orangery or garden room.
Keeping Cool This Weekend In what might have felt like an endless period of wet weather, we can finally bask in some warm temperatures this weekend.
Brent House Carvery Orangery Now Open! We’re very proud to have supplied Brent House Carvery, something of a local landmark and a destination for good food, with their new oak orangery.
Proven Listed Buildings Expertise We have often talked in the past about our expertise in successfully working with Listed Buildings but, after careful review of the sheer number of orangery and conservatory projects we have completed in recent years, we can now proudly add some evidence and provenance to this statement.
What do the permanent changes to PD mean for you? While most of us were consumed at the end of last week by the latest political bombshell, with Theresa May’s statement that she is stepping down as Prime Minister, here at David Salisbury, another announcement last weekend also caught our attention due to the continuous positive impact on planning for a new orangery and garden room. Above all, if you love your home, the last thing you’ll want to do is move for extra room.
Health & Safety award core part of our culture It goes without saying that manufacturing and installing our award-winning orangeries and garden rooms requires excellent health & safety practices – so we're pleased to be once again be awarded the Safety Management Advisory Service (SMAS) Worksafe H&S accreditation.
Hot off the Press! If, like us, you enjoy nothing more than sitting down on a comfy chair and flicking through a glossy magazine or newspaper, then can we recommend some reading for you in your orangery or garden room this month!?
Time to reflect over the Easter Break As we approach the Easter break, it seems like a good time to take stock, to reflect on the year to date and look forward to some well-earned time off.
Beautiful Timber Windows from a WWA member Whilst we have been enjoying a record start to the year in terms of new orders for our award-winning orangeries and oak garden rooms, an important contributor to our sales growth has been orders for our timber windows.
Celebrating our Sedgemoor Business Excellence Award! Having been shortlisted for the Large Business Award (for companies with more 50 employees) in the Sedgemoor Business Excellence Awards 2019, we attended last night’s Gala dinner with fingers crossed and high hopes.
Refreshing our website & digital presence Here at David Salisbury, one of the most enjoyable aspects of working on marketing our business is looking at the transformative effect we have on our customers’ homes. Being able to browse through a selection of stunning photography (with each home owners’ permission) is hugely inspiring, whether this be in print or online.
Who said business networking had to be boring? Business networking events can have a reputation for perhaps being a little dry or even dare one say it, boring. But that’s certainly not the case when we pair up with our partners Grants Blinds to put on regular events at our London showroom at The Chelsea Gardener!
Factory Visit Gives Real Insight Into A Business As a proud contributor to the British manufacturing sector, we spend a lot of our effort in refining the quality of our product, to ensure our award-winning orangeries and garden rooms remain the very best available on the UK market.
All the fun of the Listed Property Show! Who knew talking about Listed Building projects could be so much fun!? We certainly thought so at last weekend's Listed Property Show at London Olympia, 9th and 10th February 2019, in association with Historic England.
Chelsea showroom - location, location, location One of the many great features of an extension like an orangery or garden room is the sheer versatility and flexibility of the space that is created. Whether this be for living, dining, a kitchen extension or simply relaxing, we cater for pretty much most lifestyles.
Exhibiting at The Listed Property Show 2019 We're really proud and looking forward to exhibiting at next week's Listed Property Show at London Olympia, on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th February 2019, in association with Historic England.
2019 goals: home improvement inspiration So what are your #2019goals? If these include transforming your home, whether by adding an orangery or oak garden room, or perhaps replacing your timber windows, now's the time to seek expert advice.
An Orangery Befitting Clevedon Hall When it came to designing and installing a new orangery for Clevedon Hall, David Salisbury was the obvious choice for an historical building of this significance – with our vast experience of working with Listed Buildings and properties of national importance.
New Managing Director for David Salisbury Joinery Ltd After a record-breaking 2018 for David Salisbury Joinery, by a number of different measures, the company is very pleased to announce the appointment of a new Managing Director as part of the next phase of their corporate development.
Orangeries & Planning for PDR Changes Here at David Salisbury, we obviously aim to stay across the current political and legislative landscape. Don't worry, we're not going to comment on Brexit, as we're pretty sure you will have read and heard enough already(!) - but we thought it worth running through the important change to Permitted Development Rights (PDR) coming next year.
Meetings Made in Chelsea As much as we like being based down in Somerset in the Westcountry, we always enjoy our regular visits to our London Showroom at The Chelsea Gardener.
Transforming your home with a David Salisbury Orangery In our latest newsletter, which we published today, we round up some of our latest orangeries and garden rooms news here at David Salisbury. If you haven’t seen it, here are some of the main highlights.
Let There Be Light! One of the most common requests customers talk to us about when considering a new orangery or conservatory is adding more natural light to their homes.
Gin & Jazz makes networking fun! One of the many benefits of having a showroom in London at The Chelsea Gardener is the wide variety of opportunities that arise that from our presence there as well as our association with the related businesses on site.
Campaigning for our Listed Buildings Here at David Salisbury, we have always been fans of historical buildings, not least because we have been very fortunate to regularly work on the redevelopment and refurbishment of a significant number of Listed Buildings projects.
Is technology bringing us closer together? There has been an on-going debate for some time now as to whether technology helps bring us closer together or not. Writing this post seems especially topical today, with the current debate about the use of mobile phones in schools, prompted by the start of the new academic year.
What do you use your Orangery or Garden Room for? We are always very thankful to receive a large number of enquires for our award-winning orangeries and garden rooms on a daily basis, but having been asked to design a bathroom into an orangery this week it made us reflect on the typical uses for these types of building extension.
Trending For Summer As we’re now well into the Summer holiday period, many of us have been enjoying the opportunity to take some time out. Whether you’re going away or taking a ‘staycation,’ a simple change from the daily routine of life is hugely beneficial.
David Salisbury Adds To Their Commercial Team David Salisbury Commercial, the fast-growing trade and contract sub division of the David Salisbury brand, is pleased to share details of their now expanded Commercial team.
Trends in Orangeries & Garden Rooms Whilst we are still in the ideal weather conditions for conducting photo shoots, it seems like a good time to reflect on previous years' photography to look for design trends and themes that might emerge.
Let’s Build It Better with Wood As manufacturers of award-winning orangeries and garden rooms, alongside our quality wood windows, we’re very proud to have recently joined the British Woodworking Federation (BWF) and their sister organisation, the Wood Windows Alliance (WWA).
Now for time well spent at home Whilst a great many of us have enjoyed the relative success of the England football team at the World Cup, alongside the long run of amazing weather in this country, it now seems we are reverting back to type.
Photo Shoot Season is Coming Home Whilst the country might be gripped with the various sporting occasions that are taking place, from the World Cup (is it "Coming Home!?") to Wimbledon, we’re really pleased to be in the midst of photo shoot season.
Getting On: Whatever The Weather! Whilst the country has very much been basking in a heatwave for what feels a while now, here at David Salisbury, it means that working conditions can become more challenging, both out on site and in our factory in Somerset.
Loving our Garden...Rooms There's something quintessentially English about tending to and spending time in our gardens.
Onwards with Oak Orangeries Whilst our award-winning painted orangeries and conservatories have always been synonymous with the David Salisbury brand, we are increasingly growing our share of the highly competitive oak framed buildings market.
Not just one showroom in Chelsea! We’re very proud to be able to showcase our award-winning orangeries and garden rooms from the inimitable surroundings of The Chelsea Gardener, on Sydney Street in London.
The best is yet to come! Over more than 30 years of successful trading, David Salisbury has grown from start up to a position of leading the quality end of the timber orangery and conservatory market here in the UK.
Interest in Pinterest? Whilst much has been written about both the benefits and disadvantages of the different forms of social media, it continues to be a hugely helpful resource for anyone considering a home improvement project and seeking some design inspiration.
Anyone for swimming in a David Salisbury pool enclosure? Going for a swim before work this morning provided the inspiration for our latest Blog post. Whilst swimming up and down at our local pool, it made me think how much the aesthetics of a building help contribute to our mood and sense of well-being.
Kitchen Orangery Extension, Surrey Having engaged David Salisbury, I have found them to be totally reliable in every way. We worked with Eddie Spillane from initial design stages to completion. Eddie’s manner / approach and after sales service throughout has been outstanding.
Oak Orangery with Modern Bi-Fold Doors Every now then a project comes along which perfectly encapsulates the feeling of traditional design with a modern twist, the result of which is a real feel of the here and now.
Squeezing an Orangery? Here at David Salisbury, it is not about the size of the project that gets our creative juices flowing, but how the customer will use their new space and how effectively the new extension blends with their existing home.
Our Brochure Through the Years As with our products and general company ethos, we are always striving for improvement and continued success.
Once again, we would like to say how pleased and happy we are with the build and also with the excellent service we’ve received from David Salisbury. We send our thanks and best wishes to you all. As I mentioned to your sales designer Dan Featherstone, if he is passing nearby, he is very welcome to come and see the final results of his design. We think it is fab!
We are writing to tell you how thrilled we are with our Garden Room. Not only is it a fabulous structure that has enhanced the rear of our property, it has exceeded our expectations, in the sense that that we really feel we are in the “in the garden…” Juliet, our Project Manager, was always on the case, leading from the front and we felt connected with our emotional attachment to the build. If you ever need to have a reference site visit for a turnkey solution in the Surrey/Hampshire borders, please do not hesitate to contact us.