A newly refurbished garage at a private residence in North Yorkshire demonstrates how thinking outside the box and applying a non-standard shape can maximise the building footprint to provide the largest area of usable internal space and easy vehicle access. The angle of the external boundary of the plot of the Victorian house presented an [...]
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Two bespoke, 8m-spanning Rundum Original side sliding garage doors have played a key role in enabling Evans Vettori architects to deliver on their thoughtful, sensitive vision for the modern new premises of a well-established firm of funeral directors in Buxton. The building’s high quality design and excellent build standard by NSJ Contractors, which resulted in [...]
Garage doors from Rundum Meir which are designed to cope comfortably with regular flood events can help building owners and architects to upgrade their buildings in water-side locations to make them more flood resilient as the UK climate changes. According to the Met Office, the UK’s weather is set to change in a way that [...]
Hand-crafted bespoke garage doors which incorporate ventilation louvres can play an important role in optimising air flow in garage spaces to facilitate air conditioning systems and improve internal air quality for users. As a manufacturer of bespoke garage doors, Rundum Meir designs and makes every door to suit the exact needs of a property, and [...]
A Rundum Original bespoke garage door has provided the ideal solution for a stunning new contemporary home built on the banks of Loch Tummel in the Scottish Highlands. Developed on the site of a former Victorian farmhouse and outbuildings, the house provides three floors of accommodation overlooking Perthshire’s famous mountain, Schiehallion. Designed by WT Architecture [...]
A bespoke up and over garage door designed and manufactured by Rundum Meir has brought 21st century functionality, access and security to a Grade II listed property in London’s exclusive Belgravia. One objective of the renovation project by RDB Architecture & Interiors sought to provide improved access to the garage of the property, which is [...]
Imaginative architecture that creates era-defining buildings takes into account every aspect of an external envelope’s design to ensure consistency of form, quality and optimum aesthetic appeal. The award-winning exclusive new home by HAUS Collective, TrägerHAUS, located to the south west of Glasgow, is a perfect example of this approach. Named as one of the top [...]
Custom-made garage doors and car port doors from Rundum Meir, which provide natural ventilation and daylighting into enclosed garage spaces, can perfectly integrate into contemporary architecture featuring vertical timber board-on-batten cladding to achieve a seamless aesthetic result. The concept is perfectly illustrated at the award-winning Abode development by Countryside Properties in Cambridgeshire, where the architects [...]
Side opening garage doors from Rundum Meir that become a continuous part of a seamless façade and open elegantly by sliding into the adjacent wall when opening offer a wealth of design possibilities for both commercial and residential buildings. With the premium garage door manufacturer producing every one of its garage doors to an individual [...]
Car lift garages and vehicle stackers can provide the perfect solution for multi-vehicle households where parking space is at a premium, or where greater security is sought for premium marques, but could their exterior appeal be improved? Given the origins of these mechanical systems in the public, industrial and commercial sectors, the appearance of garages [...]