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“And Fairview Architectural provides a flush track and chunky square look that blends in seamlessly. In addition, triangular clerestory windows bring in more natural light and provide a view of native pohutakawas surrounding the windows – creating a private, secluded feel.” The client also wanted the doors to slide back flush, to optimise space and create a clean look – another plus of the Architectural series. The kitchen and living room joinery was prepared in Fairview Window Solutions’ Auckland factory then assembled on site. The panes were craned in, then wedge glazed into the panelling. “The architect pushed the boundaries of the Architectural series here and we made everything easier, from choice to installation,” he says. For information on Fairview Systems, phone (09) 574 2900. Email:, Web: For details on Fairview Window Solutions, phone (09) 570 5271. Email:, or alternatively go to the website: see more online: search 47874 at Above: On this seaside residence, it’s hard to spot where the interiors finish and the great outdoors begin. This is due in part to the choice of the Fairview Architectural series high-spec glazing system, installed by Fairview Window Solutions. Some features that appealed to the homeowner and architect included the series’ extremely strong construction, smooth-gliding action, and flush sills that result in a seamless threshold. search | save | share at