Tell Tale Signs of Rising Damp

Unsure if you have a rising damp issue? One thing to remember when trying to identify a rising damp issue is that there are many forms of damp that can affect a property. Different damp issues will require different treatments. If you recognize and relate to the tell tale signs and pictures in this post, […]

Gutter Hygiene – Yes, its a thing!

With more than 10-million trees, Johannesburg looks like a rain forest on satellite pictures. As we head towards the winter period, trees begin to shed their leaves which often end up in your gutters, blocking them and causing major problems when the rains return! It is important to ensure that your gutters are kept clear […]

Renovation at The Birchwood Hotel

The well known Birchwood Hotel and OR Thambo conference centre is situated in close proximity to OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg Airport). The Birchwood Hotel offers 665 hotel rooms varying in size, style and star-rating. Arcstone was appointed to assist in completing the renovation of the ValuStay section of rooms. The timeline was incredibly tight and the […]

Upgrade of Our Parents Home Common Area

Upgrade of Our Parents Home Common Area

Our Parents Home is located in Gardens and houses over 100 residents. The main large common area and passages was in need of a major refurbishment since being originally built in 1940. Arcstone was called in to handle this major refurbishment and bring the facility up to modern standards both functionally and aesthetically. The client […]

Construction of New Chevrah Kadisha Mortuary

Construction of New Chevrah Kadisha Mortuary

Arcstone was contracted to construct a brand new, state of the art mortuary for the Chevrah Kadisha in just 9 weeks! An old and unused parking area was the site upon which this new mortuary was to be built. Arcstone also carried out a full upgrade to the surroundings including all landscaping and the new […]

Upgrade at Sandringham Gardens Acute Care Ward

Upgrade at Sandringham Gardens Acute Care Ward

This facility has been taking care of the needs of older persons for over 100 years. It is home to 400 elderly people, many of whom are in need of long-term, intensive medical and nursing care. Arcstone was brought in as the main contractor to complete this major renovation in record time, bringing the facility […]

Home Renovation at Sunningdale Ridge

Home Renovation at Sunningdale Ridge

This major renovation included completely gutting a major portion of the existing house in order to turn the existing two bathrooms into three separate bathrooms, all with state of the art ultra-modern finishes. We also redid the flooring, ceilings, lighting and electrical throughout the bedrooms and corridor as well as installed new aluminium doors and […]

Complex Redecoration at Casablanca Complex (Bergbron, Randburg)

Complex Redecoration at Casablanca Complex at Bergbron Randburg

This project included general surface preparation to all exterior plaster wall surfaces including crack repair, plaster repair, liquid and membrane waterproofing of all parapets and horizontal/sloping surfaces, application of damp proof protective coatings and finally finishing with a double coat of high quality textured paint (Prodec Acrytex). We also repaired and waterproofed all the windowsills. Prodec […]

Additional Spaces Added at Eagle Canyon Golf & Lifestyle Estate

Additional Spaces Added at Eagle Canyon Golf & Lifestyle Estate

This renovation carried out on a home at the gorgeous Eagle Canyon Estate involved extending the patio roof slab to create a large covered patio as well as large balcony for the bedrooms upstairs. Inside the house, a new room was created with the additional space all enclosed in aluminium folding doors to allow for […]

Home Extensions at Prestigious Waterfall Estate

The beautiful Waterfall Estate is home to some of the most impressive houses in Johannesburg. In this project, the original architect who designed the house called Arcstone in to make significant improvements to the patio and outdoor entertainment area whilst maintaining the original look and feel of the house so that everything matched seamlessly and […]