Aluminium

Boost foot traffic Give your shop front a makeover

Boost foot traffic: Give your shop front a makeover

People make an impression within the first seven seconds. As the owner of a brick-and-mortar store, you have to keep this in mind if you want to increase foot traffic. If your store's design is not giving the right impression, you may never see the movement you want to see into your store. While chain stores have the luxury of using the same design at all their stores, independent store owners need to step up their game to attract...
Working from home Easily zone an open-plan space for a home office

Working from home? Easily zone an open-plan space for a home office

We've become used to open-plan living and the idea that not all the rooms in our homes need to have four walls. This has changed the way we use our homes, but it has also created some challenges; One being working from home which has become the new normal in recent months. For most of us, working from home may not be convenient, especially when you can't simply close a door to keep distractions out. So, how can you...
Invest in a new look for your overlooked garage with aluminium doors

Invest In A New Look For Your Overlooked Garage With Aluminium Doors

When we decide to revamp our homes, we are often so eager to renovate our most used spaces, that we overlook other important areas. The garage and specifically garage doors are usually one of these areas, even though it is the most noticeable exterior feature. This often leaves us with unsightly doors that give a dull and uninspiring appearance to the entire look of our properties. If you're ready to renovate, start with your garage and see how this...
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Aluminium vs Steel Windows and Doors – How Do They Stack Up?

In a world where wood has long been king the aluminium vs steel debate is part of the takeover in architectural design. Steel and aluminium are both strong and durable materials; metal always makes it easier to do more with a whole lot less actually. Think of it, smaller frames allow bigger windows and bigger glass doors that don’t weigh a ton. That all translates into more light, which has another spin-off in reducing your electricity bill. Aluminium was discovered way...
Understanding The Real Cost Of Using Aluminium In Your Home Renovations

Understanding The Real Cost Of Using Aluminium In Your Home Renovations

Home renovations. It’s a phrase that strikes fear into even the most intrepid lover of “fixer-uppers.” There are many reasons for this – mess, stress and inconvenience being only a few. Cost, of course, is probably first on most people’s list when talking about the downside of renovations. If this sounds all too familiar, here’s something to ponder when pouting about price: Is the cost of the renovation justified when you consider the value of the renovation? In other words,...
Here’s Why You Should Choose Origin Aluminium Folding Doors

Here’s Why You Should Choose Origin Aluminium Folding Doors

Summer is on its way, and there is no better way to prepare for the long, hot months than by opening up your home with aluminium folding doors. Folding doors are one of the best ways to integrate your indoor and outdoor spaces as they allow for opening along their entire width. They are also ideal for easy entry and exit, as they can be configured with exceptionally low thresholds – no raised runner to trip over! Folding doors...

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...

Get The Aluminium Advantage For Your Home

Aluminium is the most abundant, naturally occurring metal in the world, and the third-most abundant element after oxygen and silicon. In fact, about eight percent of the earth's crust consists of aluminium bauxite. Most of us use it every single day, often without even realising. Today, people use more aluminium than at any other point in its 125-year commercial history. And yet, its bountiful supply still exceeds global demand. It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that without aluminium, our...