Help & FAQs • SolarFrame

Frequently Asked Questions

Here's some of our most frequently asked questions...

Solid roofs do not greatly differ in weight to a traditional conservatory roof and therefore nine out of ten window frames are suitable to carry the weight.

At point of order, our technical surveyor will visit your home to ensure that your existing frames are suitable.
SolarFrame has the largest conservatory showsite in the region – come and say hello! Barrowfield Road, Goldthorpe, Rotherham, S63 0JF.

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SolarFrame are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority so we can offer a full range of options to help fund your home improvements, including interest free credit, a ‘buy now, pay in 12 months’ and low rate financing over a long term. Our sales advisors will be happy to discuss this with you.

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SolarFrame offer a minimum of a 10 year guarantee on all products. SolarFrame replacement roofs are engineered and manufactured to exacting standards and carry a guarantee of 25 years from date of installation.
This depends on various factors as all conservatories from SolarFrame are bespoke and made to each customer’s specifications.

Once you receive a quote from one of our designers, we will provide you with an estimated date for installation and can give you an idea of the duration. For a better idea of the installation process, please watch our time-lapse of a recent new-build conservatory extension:
Typically, it would take 3 days to install a solid tiled roof for a standard sized 4×4 Edwardian conservatory. We pride ourselves on offering the assurance of having the old roof removed and new roof installed within one day, weather depending. Following the installation, the electrician and plasterer would need to visit to complete the job.

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We will, of course, take your old roof and frames away for you we will make sure that they are disposed of in the most environmentally friendly manner, including recycling where possible.

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All of the SolarFrame product range is manufactured in our onsite factory in Goldthorpe, Rotherham. SolarFrame are Yorkshire’s exclusive manufacturer of the SolarFrame Solid Tiled Roof System.
Yes, and SolarFrame will take care of all Building Regulations for you. We ensure that a building regulations certificate is provided with every solid roof installed. Find out more.
You may need planning permission for your new conservatory, but don’t worry, our trained SolarFrame staff can manage the whole process on your behalf. Find out more.

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