Residential

Windows onto the wilderness

Window treatments from Blinds by Peter Meyer closed out the design of Chalets at Blackheath, an eco-project near the Blue Mountains, where both the natural world and “hygge” - the Scandinavian concept of comfort, conviviality and contentment - reign supreme.
When the team at Blinds by Peter Meyer got the call from Sydney-based Mina Staples... READ MORE

Vertex: residential project focus

Two Melbourne properties have benefited from German technology and Vertex expertise in creating stylish, functional environments that offer a cool refuge from the extremes of the Australian summer.
Roller blinds remain popular in Australian homes for their simplicity and elegance. Category specialist Vertex... READ MORE

COASTAL COOL

The installation of Widescreen screening solution to a high-end residential property on the Gold Coast has brought both premium level sun protection and aesthetics to the home.
The unique properties and flexibility of Widescreen sun protection product, whose sleek performance is a... READ MORE

SUNLIGHT… TO KEEP OUT TH...

Renson Fixscreen Solar screens offer unique solar protection benefits, with a domestic installation in Belgium demonstrating what the product might offer the Australian market in terms of both function and style. WFA reports.
Record summers have made many homeowners realise that sun protection is not a luxury product,... READ MORE

CASE STUDY: A EUROPEAN SCREEN ...

The installation of screening solution Renson’s Fixscreen Minimal to a residential property in The Netherlands, demonstrates the unique properties of this sun protection product, whose sleek profile is in line with its name.
The modern home required a solution that would help retain cool interiors during the warm... READ MORE

COOL DESIGN LEADS TO COOL INTE...

A modern villa has gained much needed external sun protection that also works with the windows’ contemporary minimal design.
When they moved in seven years ago, the owners of an ultramodern newbuild villa with... READ MORE

A COTTAGE WITH CLASS

Window coverings and shading solutions from Luxaflex have transformed the exterior appeal and overall pulling power of a modest mid-century cottage in Sydney’s Hills District.
Sydney property revamp specialist Three Birds Renovations, Bonnie Hindmarsh, Lana Taylor and Erin Cayless, saw... READ MORE

A LUXE ALBERT PARK RENO

The Block's Alisa and Lysandra Fraser recently finished a major renovation of a multi-storey heritage home in Melbourne's Albert Park. The Victorian abode features three bedrooms, three bathrooms, two separate living areas, a cinema room and wine cellar. Here they share their insights into how they chose the five window covering solutions needed for this home.
"One of the earliest things to be considered was something that will be installed almost... READ MORE

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