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Tailor made white-washed timber pergola in Marbella

In Projects, Residential by Karlin van der Vyver

This stunning white-washed timber pergola was recently completed by our team in Spain, creating a natural extension of the villa onto the terrace. This tailor-made, sustainable timber construction incorporates both function and beauty: it provides shade and privacy on the patio and at the same time also allow the owners to take full advantage of their outdoor area in rustic …

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Cape Reed International and Katsura Garden Design Collaboration

In Blog, New Products & News by Karlin van der Vyver

As world leaders in creating a desired lifestyle, the Cape Reed team in Spain recently teamed up with international landscape design company, Katsura Garden Design. Cape Reed’s eco-friendly, sustainable timber and thatch structures pair exceptionally well with the East Asiatic influence of Katsura’s design principles, turning ordinary gardens into extraordinary outdoor living spaces that transpire not only beauty in its …

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Exclusive Outdoor Living in Green Community, Dubai

In Projects, Residential by Louise van Niekerk

Situated in the lush and leafy residential area of Green Community, Dubai, this outdoor living space is truly an extension of the indoors outdoors. Built on an area of the property that was seldom utilized, this living area is now in daily use.   This tailor-made structure was specifically designed to accommodate separate areas for cooking, entertaining and dining, ticking …

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Dubai Safari Park is Open!

In Uncategorized by Karlin van der Vyver

After months (that turned into years!) of planning, design and construction we can finally present to you the magnificent Dubai Safari Park! Having had a pretty good idea of what to expect form Dubai Safari Park, nothing could really prepare us for the final product that awaited. Once inside the park, it is hard to miss our handiwork, with beautiful …

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Our new square timber daybeds

In New Products & News by Karlin van der Vyver

Isn’t it time you spoil yourself with the pleasure of daydreaming in the privacy and tranquility of your own garden… In keeping up with ever evolving design trends in our line of work, we recently extended our product range to include square cut timber in our designs and structures. Our square timber daybeds are stylish yet functional and make for …

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Al Seef, Dubai

In Uncategorized by Karlin van der Vyver

Al Seef, a leisure destination by Meraas, tells the story of Dubai through architecture and ambiance, enabling visitors to rediscover the heart of the city along its much-loved creek. With the rich Emirati heritage, history and culture at its core, this development consists of a heritage area, inspired by traditional architecture and a more contemporary area inspired by modern design …

Paradise Escape – The idyllic Al Maya Island and Resort, Abu Dhabi

In Uncategorized by Louise van Niekerk

Surrounded by dazzling blue waters and white sandy beaches, Al Maya Island and Resort is a heavenly paradise escape from the hustle and bustle of the busy city life. Situated 9km from the Abu Dhabi Corniche, a 20-minute boat ride is all it takes to reach this isolated spot of paradise. Lined with shaded umbrellas and cabanas, the dazzling white …

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The Benefits of a Thatched Roof

In Outdoor Inspiration by Louise van Niekerk

Once used as a popular roofing material because of the readily availability of reeds and straw, the many benefits of a thatched roof contribute to make this form of roofing not only one of the oldest in the world, but also one of the best! Radiating a touch of nature, ambiance and undeniable beauty, there’s a distinct stylish charm that …

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5 Ways To Glam Up Your Garden

In Outdoor Inspiration by Karlin van der Vyver

A little bit of creative thinking can go a long way and it doesn’t necessarily have to be expensive. It’s not hard at all to add a bit of glam to your garden. Here are five ways to use timber to glam up your garden this summer. A rustic timber lath screen is a great way to separate areas in …