People who have conservatories will tell you they can’t live without them. Humans love light and nature, that’s why conservatories are so desirable. Coupled with the opportunity to create a verdant garden inside and the attractions are pretty clear.
Conservatories come from colder climates, countries with short, cold days in winter and long, marginally warmer days in summer. So the original conservatory was designed to protect frost-averse plants and people. In the frost-free Cape and altogether more tropical Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal, uses for conservatories differ somewhat. Yes, they can still harbour lush displays of plants, but they are equally likely to be places to dine, swim or simply lounge.Gardening & Outdoors, House exteriors, How-To