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Rundum Original meets Bavarian brief for contemporary elegance

A Rundum Meir slide sliding door spanning 11m has provided the ideal solution for a stunning contemporary new build dwelling in northern Bavaria. The architect-led project has created an extensive new home on a site near the town of Neumarkt adjacent to mature woodland. Linear in its form, the property’s main three storey block features [...]

Rundum Original meets Bavarian brief for contemporary elegance2021-04-01T07:43:29+01:00

Rundum Meir supports carbon-saving international tree planting initiative

Rundum Meir (UK) Ltd has undertaken to plant between 50 and 100 trees for every door sold as part of its support for the pioneering environmental organisation the International Tree Foundation (ITF). The company has pledged to be a supporter of the ITF, a non-profit, non-political, conservation organisation involved in planting, maintaining and protecting trees, [...]

Rundum Meir supports carbon-saving international tree planting initiative2021-02-05T12:25:13+00:00

New angle on garage design provides easier vehicle access

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 [...]

New angle on garage design provides easier vehicle access2020-09-16T17:21:54+01:00

Rundum Original doors deliver specialist vehicle access for sensitively-designed Belfield House

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 [...]

Rundum Original doors deliver specialist vehicle access for sensitively-designed Belfield House2020-09-16T17:13:38+01:00

Opening the door to flood resilient buildings

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 [...]

Opening the door to flood resilient buildings2020-09-16T17:13:20+01:00

Fresh thinking for air flow in garages with ventilated doors

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 [...]

Fresh thinking for air flow in garages with ventilated doors2020-09-16T17:13:00+01:00

Form and functional excellence for new Perthshire dwelling

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 [...]

Form and functional excellence for new Perthshire dwelling2020-09-16T17:12:40+01:00

Coach house tradition beautifully preserved in Belgravia mews house renovation

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 [...]

Coach house tradition beautifully preserved in Belgravia mews house renovation2020-09-16T17:12:20+01:00

Contemporary elegance and consistency for award-winning TrägerHAUS

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 [...]

Contemporary elegance and consistency for award-winning TrägerHAUS2020-02-11T14:07:31+00:00

Ventilated garage doors enable seamless integration of vertical timber cladding

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 [...]

Ventilated garage doors enable seamless integration of vertical timber cladding2019-12-06T11:45:43+00:00