Conceived by architect Simon Mountford (Kube Architecture) as an industrial looking building and detailed, in construction in the same method as a fruit pack house. The key element in the design language is integrity of materials. Brick, concrete, steel and glass. Thus, the steel frame of the structure and the steel windows and doors downstairs are exposed and hand painted.
This 1947 Sea Point home was originally a single storey with two small bedrooms and a very tiny lounge/ dining room. The Family needed of six, were happy with the location and the footprint of the home, but, needed additional space. Most interior walls were knocked out on the ground floor level. The bedrooms, dining & lounge became an open plan – kitchen/ lounge/ dining room. In the lounge area a small window was removed, plus the brickwork below and a hinged, doubledoors with side lights installed – transitional living at its best.
A complete renovation of an upmarket family home in Forest Glade using FORMAN Brand F1 Aluminium window and door products. All windows and doors are fitted with Solarshield laminated safety glass as a custom manufacture.
A family home of grand proportions, built on a large property in Higgovale. The designer’s concept was a European style slim steel frame to maximise views available from the site and to lend a light industrial feeling to the house. Integrity of materials was important to the designer and generally the finishes in the house suggest this as a unifying concept throughout.
In this Constantia family home we were requested to design an addition to enclose the open patio creating a sun room leading off the living room and kitchen. The client wanted a powder coated aluminium finish but, with a slim line “steel look”.
This contemporary inspired family home in Tamboerskloof has been artfully renovated and filled with curated pieces. Metal Windows custom designed products to form a backdrop in keeping with the owners’ design brief.
Metal Windows was called in to custom design an entire houseful of Aluminium windows and doors. This home started as a modest single storey.
A typical Vredehoek family home fully renovated to reflect contemporary aesthetics.
What was previously a dark and cluttered interior was opened up and transformed into a modern light, well ventilated and welcoming living space. A large proportion of the success of the renovation is due to the choice and design of the new Aluminium windows and doors.
A complete home renovation makeover which included the addition of a second storey. This magnificent five bedroom family home is situated in Higgovale on the slopes of Table Mountain. It has a unique design Style with incredible attention to detail. Each window and door was custom designed…