Hands-on joinery: Proceed Building

A beautiful finish on their home is a vision for every prospective new house owner or renovator, and when it comes to the joinery, the stunning finish must combine with ease and enjoyment of use.     Joinery excellence is the hallmark of Proceed Building, where director and qualified joiner Ian Mayer presides over installation, […]

Please proceed: Proceed Builders

Proceed Building found 2020 to be a busy and productive year – albeit filled with the unexpected challenges resulting from the global pandemic. Metropol catches up with director and qualified joiner Ian Mayer.     “I would like to thank my exceptional team for its hard work and dedication through 2020, and particularly for the […]

Winning by design: Stephenson and Turner

Dennis Chippindale’s passion for living on hills together with his desire for easy living combine in his own home high above Church Bay, looking across Whakaraupo/Lyttelton Harbour towards Quail Island and the Port Hills.     Having lived on hill sites in Wellington, Dennis loved the views but disliked houses spread over many levels. As […]