Local and imported ranges of custom-made adjustable louvre shutters and blinds. Made from the highest quality timber,sourced from sustainable forests, best suited to withstand the harsh African sun and the threat of beetle. Their aluminium safety shutters are made from infinitely recyclable aluminium, and are 100% eco-friendly.
Everyone is talking about ‘green living’ - environmentally-friendly this and eco-friendly that. Almost every product out there has some sort of ‘green’ claim to fame; it can be difficult to determine what is right for your home, right for your budget and right for the planet.
Floors Direct has expanded its product offering to include carpets, decking and rubber tiles. Since the company was founded five years ago, it has specialised in laminate, solid wood and bamboo flooring. Floors Direct now also offers carpeting from Belgotex, Nouwens, Crossley and Van Dyck as well as international brands such as Desso, Milliken Floors and Balsan.
Stefan van Biljon, a graduate of the School of Architecture at the University of Cape Town, is the winner of the Corobrik Architectural Student of the Year Award for 2010. This announcement was made on 30 March at a function hosted by Corobrik at The Wanderers Club in Johannesburg. With all the finalists present except van Biljon – who is currently working at the offices of Renzo Piano in Milan – Corobrik set up a Skype link so that he could be a part of the event and could hear the news live.