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Flooring solutions help deliver design vision for new Sydney Church Community Building

GH Commercial collaborated with the architects on a project for St Matthews Anglican Church, providing specific flooring solutions for each space of the new community building.

Located in the heart of Sydney’s Northern Beaches, the new Manly Corso complex was designed by Du Plessis + Du Plessis Architects. Built at a cost of $15.6 million and lasting three years, the end result is a multipurpose place where people can gather, worship and learn, with the wider community also able to enjoy its classroom facilities. world.

The new Darley Smith Building sits discreetly behind a facade of storefronts and serves primarily to serve the Connected Church, with streamlined meeting and conference rooms and a state-of-the-art 180-seat auditorium available for rental by the community.

The diversity of spaces required specific flooring, taking acoustics, aesthetics and durability into design considerations.

A flooring solution for every space

Pair our Godfrey Hirst Apollo Hardwood carpet tiles in color 535 Blackbutt Elegant and Feltex Cumulus in colors 540 Billow and 760 Humilis in the new Ministry Centre, with a Sussex Broadloom wool commercial rug in color 940 Driftwood, the overall effect creating style contemporary and sober. styling throughout.

The Apollo Hardwood Hybrid range is crafted from Australian Blackbutt and Spotted Gum wood species, and available in 6 stylish shades. Apollo Hardwood flooring works great on its own or creates enormous visual interest when used in tandem with a complementary carpet product, such as the flowing cloud-like pattern of our Cumulus tiles.

Products that meet the brief

Both products meet the durability and durability criteria prescribed by Du Plessis + Du Plessis and are low maintenance and water resistant (subject to proper installation and maintenance). Apollo Hardwood is Global Green Tag certified, with the highest possible Green Rate Level A certification, while Australian Made Cumulus commercial carpet tiles are Declare Red List Free certified. All of the flooring choices selected offered hard-wearing, low-maintenance surfaces, with the Cumulus patterned textured loop and Sussex Broadloom level loop pile also ensuring excellent sound insulation properties, perfect for a place based on peace and reflection.

Our experienced team at GH Commercial were delighted to help deliver the design vision for such an exceptional project, with the Apollo Hardwood range, Cumulus and Sussex Broadloom carpet tiles providing high performance, durable and beautiful flooring for coming years.

Photographer: Simon Whitbread