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The requirements for airtightness in a passive house are an important factor when looking at energy efficiency and comfort.
At Dulux, we seem to hear about a new type of certification on a monthly basis. Each has a different focus but often overlaps with other programmes. It's hard to decide which is most important when ch... Read more
Not just a fad, designing green is becoming integral to successful design and construction firms. In fact, the practice is so dominant, many design firms are only designing homes that embrace sustaina... Read more
Over five years the BIM Acceleration Committee is charting the progress of accelerating the introduction of Building Information Modelling (BIM) into New Zealand’s construction industry. The first rep... Read more
Following on from last month’s blog about WUFI, we would like to take a closer look at specific construction details in New Zealand. Read more