Meet the GURUS…

Whether you’re looking for guidance with a wall colour, trying to source the perfect dining room suite or planning a full renovation, make sure you’ve got the right home and décor guru by your side.


The word ‘renovate’ can ignite different emotions for different people. These can vary from excitement for the possibilities of what your space could be, to fear of the dreaded mess of building and not knowing where to start! Either way, most people often avoid doing home improvement simply because it’s too intimidating or overwhelming. Husband and wife team, Ron and Tertia Nourse’s business, OpenClose, is a turnkey renovations and home improvement service that offers clients peace of mind to bravely tackle whatever project they’ve been putting off. With years of design and project management experience behind them, they provide practical, efficient and knowledgeable services to help make your home a beautiful environment. Details: 076 917 6842, [email protected],, FB: OpenClose, IG: @openclose_renos

Frans Alexander Interiors, one of Durban’s leading interior design and decorating companies, infuses each undertaking, from initial vision to final realisation and installation, with sound business knowledge and creative inspiration gained over 20 years in the industry. Whether designing from the ground up, coordinating with architects and contractors, or refreshing a pre-existing interior using their renovation division, it’s all a hands-on process with Frans approaching each project with creative inspiration, determination and finesse. Frans Alexander Interiors specialise in renovation projects and new builds and offer a full turnkey service. Frans Alexander Interiors manufacture all their furniture locally using their affiliated manufacturing company, specialising in unique hand-crafted furniture that’s bespoke to the client’s space.
Details: 031 561 7791, 087 238 1000, [email protected],

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Refreshing the aesthetic of your home can be quite a daunting task and not everyone is able to re-decorate their entire home at once. A pro tip from Appsolute Interiors is to focus your budget on one area of the home at a time so as not to dilute your efforts. That way you can choose key pieces that provide maximum impact to the space! Another is to think about the use of the space and how your aesthetic can marry up with the functionality required for that area. For more tips and advice contact Appsolute Interiors today.
Details: 083 5661761 email: [email protected],
FB: Appsolute Interiors, IG @appsolute_interiors

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