Who is Janmel?

Janmel Timber Structures is a company specializing in bringing the natural and functional beauty of timber designs into your home. Company owner Jan-Melchior Pieterse was employed with PTT Timbers for four years before deciding to assemble his own expert team of artisan level carpenters and designers.

On the 1st of May, 2011, they officially began doing business as Janmel Timber Structures, and have since built an impressive reputation in the Pretoria area as one of the most talented groups of artisan carpenters and woodworkers around.

What Makes Janmel Special?

In a word, their dedication to their craft. Every employee at Janmel Timber Structures is devoted to keeping up with the latest technology in their field, and is constantly learning new ideas and techniques they can use to create beautiful timber structures, design features, and accents, both inside and outside your home.

Janmel goes out of their way to ensure that they employ only the most experienced and competent woodworkers, in their ongoing effort to ensure perfect client satisfaction.

Their clients recognize and appreciate this, and have come to respect Janmel not only for the incredible level of craftsmanship and artistry their work possesses, but also for their honesty and dedication to ensuring client satisfaction at all times.

What Does Janmel Do?

Janmel focuses on the structural design and construction of wooden decks, balustrades, pergolas, and other ornamental features. They use only materials of the highest possible quality, and their artisan-level craftsmanship will impart a sense of class and elegance to any décor. They specialize in:


Timber possesses a natural beauty and elegance sometimes lacking in other decking materials. Let Janmel show you their beautiful timber deck solutions.


Commonly employed to create a shaded walkway, passage, or sitting area, pergolas combine a pleasing aesthetic design with a sensible functionality.

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Timber possesses several advantages compared with other decking materials, as choice to design and construct decks

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Pergolas bring an element of design and are a feature in any garden form a shaded walkway, passageway or sitting area.