Across the project’s development, Bleat founder Tristin Norwell became a familiar face in the Retrouvius shop and has incorporated salvaged, reclaimed, vintage and sustainable materials throughout the studio’s multifunctional editing rooms. Earlier this month he gave us the grand tour.
News & Views
05 July 2019
Re-Use in Action: DoorsShare +
Building a frame opening to fit the salvaged door is more advantagous than finding a door to fit an existing aperture.
Consider different hanging methods; hinged, track sliding or pivot hinging.
Glazed or half glazed internal doors can help small spaces feel lighter.
Multiple doors can make a cost effective panelling.
(Above) Mahogany framed doors conceal utility appliances in this Parisian appartment
(Above) A set of doors in their original condition are reinvented as a sliding door that runs across the front of this garden cabin come guest bedroom.