Construction Update 18.10.2013 Thu 24th October, 2013
I am so excited for the finishing touches, the details, furnishings and fittings that are slowly turning the site into a school… The playground is transforming and we are very busy preparing for Open Day!
Pictures from 14.10.2013 Sun 20th October, 2013
Construction update 08.10.2013 Fri 18th October, 2013
The deck is now complete and looking beautiful! I can’t wait to be able to sit and enjoy the view from this special spot. Internal finishes have started arriving. The wooden counters with their black granite tops look incredible! The final coat of external, coloured plaster is being applied and bringing life to the exterior walls. Lots of progress is being made daily, I am getting more and more excited as the days go by.
A message from our window and glazing supplier Sat 12th October, 2013
Eco kids Pre-school – a step into the future with double glazed windows. Everyone is becoming more “Green” conscious. Whether it be to contributing to saving the planet, saving money or ensuring the best quality of life. In the case of Eco kids pre school, we are proud to be part of a great team headed up by Johann de Villiers from Steel Frame Solutions to be able to contribute to this modern and eco-friendly development. The windows and doors selected by Anita for Eco kids Pre-school are manufactured by us, Cape Windows, with Rehau uPVC multi-chamber energy efficient frames, …
The road! Fri 27th September, 2013
After much research and deliberation, we have decided on cobble brick paving for the road. This seemed to be the least invasive on the environment and the bricks used are defect bricks, rejected in the brick making process. So we are effectively using bricks that would have been discarded. The broken bricks are laid and then a sand cement mix is swept into the gaps to form an attractive and fairly eco-friendly cobble brick road. The turning circle has been made nice and large for all the Mom’s with 4×4’s and it allows for ample parking off of the circle …
Construction update 15.09.2013 Wed 25th September, 2013
It has been a challenging week and everyone has been pushing hard. The wind has been horrible and the dust has been whipped up till you feel you are in a sandstorm. I think we are all happy to see the end of the compacting and are eagerly awaiting the pavers. With the windows going in the rooms are feeling like rooms instead of empty spaces. Every day brings exciting new developments!
I know I’m not the builder… Wed 25th September, 2013
… but he is too busy to blog about anything, so I have taken over his blog. Yours truly, Principal Anita. Pictures from : 08.09.2013 It is only when I sit going through these pictures do I realise how much has been accomplished over the last 4 months. It really is wonderful. Even though nothing is ever accomplished fast enough for me… I am learning patience and am accepting the fact that this this is a process. We will look back on these days and forget the stress and just wonder at the amazing journey that was the beginning of such …
Construction Update from the end of August 2013 Sun 22nd September, 2013
Contruction Update from Mid August Thu 19th September, 2013
I must apologise for being behind on updates! It has been a busy month on site… When you compare these pictures, taken on the 15th of August, to where we are currently, you can really see how much work has taken place over the last few weeks. Things are taking shape beautifully!