What inspires you?
Beauty in the smallest and most inconspicuous
detail and the will to achieve
perfection, particularly in the everyday.
How do you define design quality?
Alongside high-quality materials and
their high-quality use, we also see
practical function as a critical element of
good product design. For us, form also
follows function. But in our perception
form exists even where others would just
leave it at that once there’s function.
What do you see as being the biggest
challenges in your industry at present?
In proving the design contribution that
drainage and guttering can make to
architecture. As far as we are concerned,
these are not only functional elements
of building regulations, but another
way of adding well-designed stylish