Pool house, Austria

Project information

The vertical highlight

air-lux descending window system

This pool house is a feel-good experience all year round. The three window fronts can be seamless lowered vertically across the entire width.
The indoor pool with unobstructed views into the garden turns into a summer terrace and offers outdoor pool fun.


Three air-lux descending windows width 6.2 meters x height 3.2 meters, three-fold insulating glass, inflatable two-fold air-lux air seal. Weight per window 1.6 tonnes.
Framed construction with counterweight for perfect balancing, control via building management system and dead man’s control. Technical room in the basement with drainage and safety doors. Zipprofil guided, wind-resistant motorised vertical screen shading.

German Design Award 2020

Excellent product design – building and elements

Callwey Houses of the Year

The best product of 2020


Hano Mackowitz


Magic walls: Descending windows made of glass