Patio Enclosure Sunroom
A Patio Enclosure Sunroom is a room built on top of an existing or new patio. The sunroom can be either four-season or three-season, and it can be built to any style, but the floor is always the patio. For this reason, most patio enclosures are ground level, unless the patio was raised.
If you build a patio enclosure on top of an old patio, you’ll be limited in design options based on how much weight the patio can support. Because of this limitation, we usually pour new footings to support the weight of the sunroom.
Patio Enclosures bring the outdoors inside while providing a stunning architectural element to your home. They allow in tons of natural light and stay comfortable, even in the hottest Summers or coldest Winters when you include climate controls in the design.
Because of all the added sunlight, your sunroom may get warm in the summer, so blinds are always a nice touch. To add coziness in the winter, add a fireplace. Want even more natural light? Add some skylights or a full glass roof. But to truly bring the outdoors in, decorate the room with plants and add sliding glass walls for a true indoor/outdoor experience.
A Gambrick sunroom can be designed to match the look of your home, or it can be something unique that stands out. Each of our sunrooms is 100% custom-built and tailor-fit to the client’s style, needs, and budget.
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What Is a Patio Enclosure Sunroom?
A patio enclosure is simply a sunroom built on top of an existing or new patio. New walls and a roof are built with the patio becoming the room’s floor. This typically creates a sunroom that’s ground level unless the patio is raised.
The walls and ceiling of the sunroom can be well insulated, but the patio won’t be. For this reason, enclosures are always a little colder than sunrooms with an insulated floor. This makes it difficult, but not impossible, to integrate into the home without an insulated dividing wall. However, they can be temperature controlled with both heating and A.C.
Patio enclosures can be built as a three-season or four-season room. Heat and A.C. can be run from the existing home’s systems or a new system can be installed just for the sunroom.
Why Add a Patio Enclosure Sunroom?
You’ll truly appreciate the advantages of a Patio Enclosure Sunroom on days when you’d like to sit outside but the weather isn’t ideal. Sunrooms that aren’t sealed and insulated can be uncomfortable when the temperature gets extreme or the weather’s bad, but our sunrooms can be used any time of year and in any weather.
Building a patio enclosure can increase your home’s resale value because it adds more usable space, but they’re not considered living space, so the tax implications aren’t as severe as a full-blown addition.
Even though patio enclosures are built on top of a patio, they can still be well insulated, so you can use them year-round if you add heating.
Here are four of the biggest benefits of building an all-season sunroom in your home:
Gambrick uses R-values high enough to pass state code for living space. Typically that’s R-19 to R-23 in walls, R-30 in floors, and R-38 in ceilings. Because a patio enclosure is built on top of a patio, you can’t insulate the floor, so we usually compensate for this by adding even more insulation to the walls and ceiling.
This added insulation makes it even easier to heat and cool the room in the Summer and Winter months.
Sunrooms have an air of elegance and sophistication when they’re designed and built properly. The glass allows in more natural light and adds character to the home. Sunrooms also bring new design options into play like exposed beams, a wood ceiling, vaulted ceilings, walls of glass, glass roofs, or more skylights.
The exterior of your sunroom can be integrated into the look of your home, or you can do something different to make the room truly stand out.
3. Natural Light
As a top sunroom contractor in NJ, we’ll design a dream space for enjoying all four seasons with the benefit of being indoors. You’ll appreciate sunny days and cold nights with lots of natural light at just the right temperature.
Natural light can provide both mental and physical health benefits for you and your family. You might notice that you have more energy, improved sleep, and reduced seasonal depression when you spend more time in the sun. It can even reduce the health risks associated with exposure to fluorescent lighting and it’s better for your eyes.
A sunroom is also an excellent place for growing and maintaining beautiful and healthy plants. You can plant species native to hot and humid climates and enjoy gorgeous blooms throughout the year.
4. Increased Home Resale Value
A sunroom built by Gambrick can significantly increase your home’s resale value because it adds square footage to the home. Since sunrooms tend to be on the pricey side, it’s easy to recoup more of the construction expenses, making sunrooms a great financial investment for homeowners in terms of ROI.
All Season Sunroom Contractors NJ
A beautiful new sunroom offers additional space while you comfortably enjoy nature, no matter the outside temperature.
At Gambrick, we design and build beautiful naturally lit sunroom additions for you and your family to enjoy for years to come. With our one-of-a-kind designs and high-quality materials, you can rest assured that your sunroom will last for decades.
As a top sunroom contractor and home builder in NJ, we’ll design and build a sunroom tailored to your home’s design and style. With Gambrick, you can enjoy a stress-free design and construction process that includes:
- Free on-site consultation and an accurate estimate of what we’ll need to create your dream space.
- Trained and experienced experts to help you customize your ideal cathedral sunroom.
- Thermal efficiency designs so you can enjoy warm temperatures in the colder seasons.
- Complete construction of your sunroom to seamlessly blend your new year-round sunroom addition into the existing architecture.
- We’re a full-service construction company that can do other projects while building your sunroom.
We believe a NJ sunroom contractor should provide excellent customer care and quality construction. Our values shine in every step of the construction process to ensure your satisfaction.
No matter the size of your project, our experienced designers and craftsmen provide a smooth process to create a beautiful and relaxing respite for you and your family.
The Difference Is in Our Sunrooms and Customer Service
What sets Gambrick apart from other sunroom contractors in the area is the expertise and experience of our crews. We build Custom Luxury Homes, ADU Buildings, Tiny Homes, Decks, Custom Concrete products, Hand Made Wood Furniture, and a lot more. There’s no other construction company in NJ that has the skill we have to build just about anything you need.
It’s very rare to only build a sunroom. Most clients typically want a deck, patio, or other work done along with their new sunroom. That’s where Gambrick can help. We’re a full-service construction company that can take care of all your needs while we build your new sunroom.
- Modern and thermally efficient materials.
- Unique design options tailored to each client.
- In-home free estimates as well as online.
- We use the best windows and doors.
- Professional installation services.
- Fast project completion timelines.
- A fantastic Warranty.
- We also build decks, do landscaping, and hardscaping.
We want you to be satisfied with your sunroom for years to come. We’re a full-service construction company in New Jersey and can also take care of repairs, maintenance, and other projects while building your sunroom. No other sunroom contractor in NJ can offer that level of service.
Sunroom Additions in New Jersey
At Gambrick, we go above and beyond to ensure that your sunroom meets the needs of your home and family. Unlike other sunroom contractors that offer the cheapest additions possible, we focus on providing the highest quality and value for your budget. All of our sunrooms are highly energy-efficient, modern, extremely well insulated, and use the finest windows and doors. This provides the maximum insulation possible, saving you money on long-term energy costs.
From traditional designs to modern architecture, our New Jersey sunrooms are designed to enhance the look of any style home. We build a variety of sunroom types that can fit just about any home.
Here’s an overview of the basic sunroom designs we offer.
- All-Season Rooms: Our all-season rooms are fully enclosed, heated and cooled, and designed to be used all year long.
- Cathedral Sunrooms: A cathedral sunroom can take your home to the next level of luxurious living with vaulted ceilings, skylights, and tons of natural light.
- Gabled Sunrooms: Our gabled New Jersey sunrooms will maximize the light and living space of your family’s home.
- Integrated Sunrooms: Integrated sunrooms are designed to seamlessly blend into the unique architecture of your home by removing the wall connecting the main home to the sunroom. This creates a seamless flow from the house into the sunroom.
- Patio Enclosures: Turn your existing patio into a more livable space with a custom-built patio enclosure.
- Three Season Rooms: Our three-season sunrooms are designed to withstand the elements but aren’t full heated and cooled.
- Solariums: There’s no better sunroom design than the stunning, full-glass construction of an energy-efficient solarium.
- Custom: We’ll design and build you a one-of-a-kind sunroom to meet any aesthetic.
With top-notch service and the highest-quality sunroom additions in the industry, you can’t go wrong with Gambrick.
Because Gambrick is raising local expectations of what a New Jersey business can and should be. Specializing in sunrooms, ADU buildings, custom homes, Green building practices, Energy Star, and ultra-energy-efficient homes like Passive House and LEED.
We primarily build in Ocean County & Monmouth County New Jersey, but also offer select services in the following NJ Counties: Gloucester | Warren | Middlesex | Cape May | Hunterdon | Burlington | Passaic | Atlantic | Mercer | Hudson | Essex | Sussex | Cumberland | Salem | Union | Somerset | Morris | Camden | Bergen | Sussex | Essex |
We deliver Tiny Homes, sheds, concrete countertops, fire pits, fire tables, concrete planters, furniture, and other custom-built products anywhere in the continental United States. For delivery to other areas contact us for information.
I want to build a Custom Sunroom in NJ – what’s first?
Because building a new sunroom can be an overwhelming process. At Gambrick, one of our fundamental objectives is achieving the highest standards of architectural design and construction. Give us a call or email and we’ll help you design and build your brand new sunroom.