Blinds on show

Luxaflex-blinds-at-CasaBlinds-DurbanCasaBlinds has become the second specialist in blinds, shutters and awnings to open a Luxaflex Gallery in KwaZulu-Natal. This showroom in Morningside, Durban, showcases the full range of styles and exclusive imported window fashions – including Venetian blinds, wood and woven wood blinds, roller blinds, sunscreens, shutters and awnings, among others.

Janneka Barnard, national retail marketing manager, says, “The innovative concept of dedicated Luxaflex Gallery showrooms enables designers, decorators and home improvers to explore the entire range of Luxaflex sun control and window coverings at their leisure in a relaxed and comfortable environment. At CasaBlinds they can also count on the expert help of in-house interior designer, Pippa Kirkland.”

 

Barnard says, “The growing trend worldwide is to purchase from specialists in their fields and to provide the consumer a perfect forum where professionally trained consultants offer advice on colours and styles for best results.”

The new Luxaflex Gallery in Adrian Road, Morningside is located on Durban’s ‘Decorators’ Mile’ – home to designers, decorators, fabric showrooms and décor shops. Casablinds is one of 15 Luxaflex Galleries now open nationally. All products are manufactured to the highest standards, using the latest technology, and are made to measure for installation

Previous story
keyboard_arrow_upConcrete flooring panels speed up construction
keyboard_arrow_downConcrete flooring panels speed up construction

For Balwin Properties, developer of the 24-block Strelitzia apartment complex in Greenstone, Johannesburg, using the Echo hollow-core prestressed concrete flooring panel system  enabled the completion of this huge project six months earlier than would have been the case had a conventional flooring construction method been employed.

Next story
keyboard_arrow_upMaintenance of wooden roof trusses
keyboard_arrow_downMaintenance of wooden roof trusses

The brandering stabiliser and protection bracket from Cool Ideas stabilises the t-joints of roof trusses and protects them from any water damage that might occur

keyboard_arrow_upSustainable design is a ‘green’ light for long-term cost-savings
keyboard_arrow_downSustainable design is a ‘green’ light for long-term cost-savings

The challenge facing ‘green’ building in South Africa focuses on convincing clients that many of the additional costs associated with sustainable design are recouped within a fairly short period of time. Tenants are now demanding that buildings are either Green Star rated, or at least designed according to sustainable design principles. “We are moving from […]

keyboard_arrow_upBitcon fire doors for sub-Saharan Africa
keyboard_arrow_downBitcon fire doors for sub-Saharan Africa

Bitcon Industries, a South African fire, security and transformer door producer, has secured two new export orders to sub-Saharan Africa.

keyboard_arrow_upCorobrik’s graphite pavers add to the modern Menlyn Learning Hub
keyboard_arrow_downCorobrik’s graphite pavers add to the modern Menlyn Learning Hub

The vibrant design of Menlyn Learning Hub within Menlo Park, Pretoria, has been carefully matched with durable, aesthetically prominent products, among them Corobrik’s latest range of 65mm graphite pavers.