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Bamboo Wood Composite Deck

The Patio and deck areas around the home are all constructed using bamboo wood composite planks, expertly fitted and shaped around the outdoor living spaces.

Ceilings and Insulation

Heat accumulation and loss in residential homes takes place largely through the roof structure, the Living areas of this home have been fitted with sleek looking, ISOBoard ceiling boards, keeping in the heat generated in Winter and keeping out the heat in Summer. The Bedrooms, passage and…

Builder and Archictect

This is a 900 m2 Swedish style farm house and guest cottage are set on top of a 7500m2 expanse of property. Expertly designed by entrepreneur Nicholas Parthesius and renowned Architect, the late Paulo Guerreiro Esteves, this home combines the clean traditional Scandinavian lines with a host…

Underfloor Heating

An under floor heating system is installed throughout the entire house. The heating is controlled through a central wireless system, supplied by Danfoss Engineering. This central system can be adjusted to your comfort level in each room of the home with a digital display unit.

Double Glazed Low-e Glass

All windows and doors throughout number 23 have been custom built by Elitetec. A cool, metal oxide coating is applied to clear or tinted glass, so that the appearance and performance are the same regardless of glass thickness. Low-e glass is recommended by many energy efficiency experts as…

UPVC Window Frames

For the cold winter days the house has German engineered Rehau UPVC window frames with Double glazed Low E glass throughout, reducing heat loss and gains and offering temperate climates throughout the year and the added benefits of sound reduction and additional safety. For more information on the…

Thermal Wall Insulation

Understanding the rising cost of energy and heating, thermally insulating building materials were used throughout the construction of this home. Prately Minerals thermal insulation mix, Pratlipearl was incorporated into the plaster of all outward facing walls to reduce heat loss during winter and to keep the house…

Rain Water Collection

The roof of each of the living areas were constructed to collect rain water through the pitch run off and a cleverly designed concrete sloot running the full length of this space, this feeds two 5000l Jojo tanks tucked neatly away in the utilities courtyard. Water collected…

Solar PV Solutions

Tucked away in this incredible home you will find a future proof 65 kw PV (Solar) facility neatly worked into the façade of the North facing Garage roof, offering day time running and a battery back up electricity system for the darker days. For more information on…

Shingled Roof

The Owens Corning shingle style roof tile has been used throughout the pitch roof areas. These bitumen impregnated fiberglass core shingles are colour fast and completely maintenance free, creating a thermal break offering insulation from both sound and weather conditions. This spotted grey green shade was selected…

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