Redecorating? Create A Holiday Vibe At Home With Amazing Aluminium

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Redecorating? Create A Holiday Vibe At Home With Amazing Aluminium

Although the festive season holidays are already well behind us, most of us are still taking a little time to get back into the daily routine of “real life.” During our precious time off, it was wonderful to spend so much time relaxing and soaking up that addictive holiday vibe. Lazy mornings, no stress or worry, and plenty of very happy memories made with family and loved ones. No wonder we’re finding it hard to leave it behind and re-join the rat race!

But what if you didn’t have to leave it behind? Not all of it, anyway! There are lots of things you can do to recreate the memories of the wonderful things you did and saw on your holiday.

Take food, for example. It’s not uncommon for people to return from a vacation with a new favourite dish they tried for the first time and instantly fell in love with. You can find a way to re-create this dish at home. Spend some time researching recipes and experimenting with ingredients until you come up with something that replicates that dish as close as possible. Then sit back and enjoy the expressions of pure pleasure on your family’s faces as they are transported back to that happy time.

And what about when you walked around new cities or towns, enjoying the different architectural styles and building techniques? Or perhaps you had a really gorgeous bathroom in your holiday accommodation that inspired and motivated you to do something about your own tired bathroom back home. It’s amazing how something as simple as installing a beautiful new shower with elegant glass and aluminium finishes can not only update the look of your bathroom and add value to your home, but also give you a sense of luxury and pampering you thought you could only have on holiday.

When it comes to redecorating – whether it’s a bathroom makeover, or changing your sticky wooden windows for sleek and efficient aluminium windows – a few small changes really can make a big difference. It’s very possible to recreate some of the beautiful places you’ve been or seen in your very own home. The secret is choosing the right materials to ensure you get the look and quality you want.

How Aluminium Can Bring Your Holiday Into Your Home

Aluminium is frequently called the “miracle metal” – and for good reason. It is strong, durable, versatile and virtually maintenance free. For these, and many other reasons (Getting The Aluminium Advantage) – it is fast becoming the material of choice when it comes to window frames, door frames and showers.

Think back to how lovely it was to be able to slide back the folding doors in your holiday accommodation. What a wonderful way to create that enviable indoor/outdoor flow, and to more fully enjoy your outside entertainment area. You can recreate this feeling at home with beautiful aluminium sliding doors. Aluminium frames won’t swell, contract, warp or stick, meaning your sliding doors will look and work like new for years. You’ll feel as though you’re on holiday all over again!

Origin Aluminium is a national producer of aluminium and glass architectural products. Our domestic patio door has a SAFIERA Energy Rating Certification and was the first in South Africa to adhere to the SANS 10400 and 10137 wind deflection regulations.

Come to us for:


  • Patio Doors
  • Sliding Folding Doors
  • Heavy Duty Sliding Doors
  • Hinge Doors


  • Casement Windows
  • Horizontal Sliders
  • Vertical Sliders
  • Sliding Folding Windows


  • Pivot Door
  • Tri Door
  • Corner Entry
  • Bi Slider
  • Pentagonal and in-line Showers


  • Shop Fronts
  • Curtain Walling

We have manufacturing facilities in Gauteng, the Western and Eastern Cape, KwaZulu Natal, and the Free State, making it easy and convenient for homeowners, architects and builders across the country take advantage of the optimal energy efficiency and high mechanical performance of all our products. As an AAAMSA member, we at Origin Aluminium continuously test all our products to the strictest requirements and ensure we are always compliant with the latest building regulations regarding deflection, glazing, water and air infiltration.

Contact your nearest Origin Aluminium office today for expert advice on how you can use aluminium to enhance and beautify your home or office.

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