The new range of luxurious bathroom accessories from Franke is available in two stylish designs. With a high polished finish, this stainless steel accessory range is ideal for hotels, offices, retail or any semi-public washroom.
An impressive addition to Chryso’s range of decorative concretes is LuminTech, which comprises a variety of different luminescent particles that are applied to the surface and incorporated into the concrete skin. During the day these particles look like natural aggregates but they also absorb both natural and artificial UV radiation. After dark, the particles release […]
On Wednesday 4th October, the PG Bison 1.618 Awards were held at the MESH Club in Rosebank’s Keyes Art Mile. Guests arrived at the stylish cocktail function to support the Top Ten finalists who had been selected during judging in August.
Ecoguss® is a new material that is becoming more and more accepted. Drains made from Ecoguss® combine all the advantages of polymer drains, such as low weight and no corrosion, with the advantages of cast iron drains, such as sound insulation and heat resistance, but without having to accept their specific disadvantages. For this reason, […]
Although they look the same, the main difference between ceramic and porcelain tiles is that a porcelain tile is denser and less porous than a ceramic tile. In simple terms, this means a porcelain tile is much more hard wearing and suitable for both indoor and outdoor use. The extra density is a result of […]
The KOHLER® exclusive limited Artist Editions® bathroom basins are crafted from natural materials, using methods that have been passed down for generations. Honouring the inherent beauty of the materials, KOHLER designers and artisans create one-of-a-kind works of art for the home.
The newest product from Saint-Gobain Weber is Renovate, a tile adhesive with a distinct set of benefits, one of which allows renovators to tile directly onto existing substrates without priming – a first for South Africa. This innovative product boasts a distinct set of benefits including quick setting (in only six hours!), waterproofing and tiling directly […]
ASSA ABLOY South Africa introduces its brand new patented high-security cylinder, the unique CY110, which is also the first cylinder that carries the prestigious ASSA ABLOY brand name.
When it comes to meeting the requirements of each customers’ unique needs, Lonza Wood Protection’s experienced team will pull out all the stops to provide the depth of resources needed to meet customer needs and exceed their expectations. This was recently demonstrated when the R&B Group decided to convert two treatment plants from producing Tanalith® […]
The bend paint brush can bend from side to side. This makes it easy to paint in corners and other difficult to reach areas. Use a paint stick with the paint brush and reach even higher surfaces to paint.
At a gala awards ceremony held on the rooftop of the Zeitz MOCAA in Cape Town, the inaugural Grand Prix and Category Winners of the Africa Architecture Awards were announced on the evening of Thursday, 28 September 2017. Over 130 VIP guests were in attendance at this glittering event, including the Consul-General of France in […]
On 7 September 2017, the Regional LafargeHolcim Awards were held in Nairobi, Kenya. The Awards celebrate projects and visions for sustainable construction and this year, South African architect, Heidi van Eeden, was announced as the winner in the Next Generation category for her work in developing new sustainable methods of brick-making in the Soshanguve township […]
AEG introduces its ProCombi SousVide oven, adding professional cooking expertise to the home. The AEG sous vide method brings the precisely controlled and gentle steam bathing technique to your food with its highly intuitive multifunction steam oven; the result is unrivalled melt-in-the-mouth taste sensations. The marriage of the ProCombi SousVide oven with AEG’s specially designed […]
The external playground at the Eagle Creek Spur – a project that was as part of the extension of the Five Ways Mall in Empangeni – has been paved using the Envirobuild range of rubber paving bricks made from recycled truck tyres.
Strategically located on William Nicol Drive within minutes of Sandton, Hyde Park, Rosebank and Bryanston, Sandton Gate is an ambitious mixed-use development that will seamlessly integrate commercial, residential and retail space with a number of lifestyle amenities in a connected, green, pedestrian-friendly precinct.
To repair and coat all the imperfections in the floors, Sikadur-43 ZA (20 kits) and Sikafloor Garage (Telegrey, 450x5l) were specified. Sikadur-43 ZA is a three-component repair and filling mortar based on a combination of epoxy resins and selected high strength aggregates while Sikafloor Garage is a two-part, water-dispersed, epoxy resin-based coating suitable for concrete, […]
There are a number of factors to consider when it comes to flooring for schools. It has to be tough enough to withstand the thousands of feet per day as well as everything being pushed, thrown and kicked around on it. It needs to be easy to clean and maintain over time. Most importantly, though, […]
The patented transverse stiffener ribs system on Klip-Lok and Klip-Tite roof sheeting from Global Roofing Solutions offers a number of benefits:
Latest design trends are now shifting in the direction of decorative elements and composition patterns, combinations reminiscent of vintage style, created around the theme of memory. The shapes and details of the past weave a material fabric complete with recollections and historical allure.
Earlier this year, Cummins Power Generation provided a standby power solution to provide back-up power for Ghana’s six major airports. This major turnkey project was undertaken on behalf of main client Ghana Airports Company Limited of Accra. The back-up power supports air transportation systems in Accra, Tamale, Suyani, and Kumasi, Ho and Wa.