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KOROK Intertenancy Apartment Walls Offer Proven Fire and Acoustic Performance

KOROK's new series of KIR KOROK Intertenancy Apartment Walls will help you achieve acoustic and fire performance while saving on cost. 

Louvrelite Enables Control of Light, Ventilation, and Privacy

The Louvrelite range of Architectural Louvre Systems aides control of light and ventilation and enabling outdoor privacy.

December 2023 feature

Apartment Design

A System Creating Vibrant, Lush Sanctuaries Atop Apartment Buildings

A Viking Roof Garden system provides an area of relaxation, gardening, or social activities for apartment residents amid an urban landscape.

Woodgrain Finishes for Aluminium Cladding, Soffits, Battens, Louvres and More

Woodgrain Finishes for Aluminium Cladding, Soffits, Battens, Louvres and More

Metwood is a coating that provides a versatile woodgrain finish for most aluminium systems, allowing you to bring the warmth and beauty of a wood look to a development, while benefiting from the durability and strength of aluminium.

What’s Inside Apartment Walls Counts

What’s Inside Apartment Walls Counts

Quality, compliance and comfort: Hebel's Intertenancy Wall Systems offer a comprehensive solution for high-rise apartment design.

Innovative Solutions for Apartment Wastes

Innovative Solutions for Apartment Wastes

Allproof's innovative systems can be used to enhance the usability and ongoing maintenance of apartment design.

When Two Worlds Collide: The Story Behind Award-Winning Tāhuna House

What do you get when you combine innovative and courageous Kiwi design with the rich traditions of an ancient civilisation? Tāhuna House, a jaw dropping concrete residence that’s just won the ADNZ Regional Award for New Home over 300m².

A Single-Layer R7.0 Ceiling Batt Providing Simple and Cost-Effective H1 Compliance

Compliance with the updated H1 Energy Efficiency regulations is a necessity for new houses and major renovation projects.

Geometric Floor to Ceiling Timber Panel Wall Achieved with Fastmount

Fastmount ticked all the boxes for fixing timber veneer panels for the feature wall: non-sequential installation, simple removability and a precise finish.

Introducing the Laminam Supernova Project Range

A new project range of porcelain sintered stone for benchtops and splashbacks.

Floor-to-Ceiling Cavity Sliders with the CS SmartMount

CS SmartMount simplifies the process for achieving full-height detail on a sliding door.

Reinvented Community Centre Wins Resene Total Colour Awards 2023

The upgraded centre features sliding doors of art designed by Pokau Te Ahuru painted in bold Resene colours, providing a strong and enriching focal point.

Why is it Being Reported that New Terrace Housing is Overheating in Summer?

When it is being reported that Terrace Housing has overheating problems, is it just the direct experience of individuals in particular buildings who don’t recall all the Terraces which are not a problem, or is there a trend with current materials and regulations which are not as appropriate as they could be?

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27 November 2023

Scheduling Construction Made Easier with UNI PLUS Flexible Air Barrier

Masons UNI PLUS flexible air barrier system keeps construction sites dry, secure, fire-compliant and on schedule.

The New Gold Standard: Bradford's R7.3 Ceiling Insulation Has Arrived

The highly anticipated Bradford Gold Ceiling R7.3 450mm has officially launched and is available to order.

Nuralite: Roofing the Holiday Inn Express and Suites Queenstown

With the unique array of roofs at different pitches, the Holiday Inn project utilised Nuraply 3PM double-layer and Nuraply TPO single ply on the membrane sections.

Achieve Seamless Interior Style with Ultratop Loft

Achieve Seamless Interior Style with Ultratop Loft

Ultratop Loft systems by Mapei go beyond simple design to provide beauty and maximum durability thanks to their high-performance mechanical and abrasion resistance in seamless walls and floors.

Award Winning Multi-Units for Central Wellington

Award Winning Multi-Units for Central Wellington

Sunset West Apartments in Wellington City is a stylish example of “intensification;” the buzzword describing the growth of multi-unit developments in our major cities as an alternative to the more land-intensive, “green fields” development.

Creating Sleek and Bespoke Interiors with Bosk Panels

Creating Sleek and Bespoke Interiors with Bosk Panels

Learn how to incorporate unique and exciting acoustic treatment into your ceilings and walls with Bosk Panels.

Apartment Design Flexibility: Rondo has the Complete Solution

Apartment Design Flexibility: Rondo has the Complete Solution

Higher ceilings, maximum floor space, and larger openings with Rondo apartment design solutions.

Prefabricated Shower Bases and Niches to Enhance Apartment Design

Prefabricated Shower Bases and Niches to Enhance Apartment Design

Upgrade bathrooms with Marmox prefabricated ready-to-tile over, pre-formed shower bases and shower niches.

Transform Interiors with Vynco's Custom Colour Lighting and Switch Solutions

Transform Interiors with Vynco's Custom Colour Lighting and Switch Solutions

Vynco makes creating seamless interiors a breeze by allowing you to custom colour your electrical and light fittings.

Achieve Quiet Plumbing for Apartments with REHAU RAUPIANO PLUS Acoustic Plumbing

Achieve Quiet Plumbing for Apartments with REHAU RAUPIANO PLUS Acoustic Plumbing

RAUPIANO PLUS is an acoustically rated polypropylene drainage system that is quick and easy to install and offers excellent sound dampening.

New Flagship Bathroom Gallery Open for Specifiers

New Flagship Bathroom Gallery Open for Specifiers

European luxury all in one destination at Metrix's new bathroom gallery.

Achieving Modern Elegance: A Closer Look at the Westlight Apartments Project

Achieving Modern Elegance: A Closer Look at the Westlight Apartments Project

EQUITONE's durable and visually appealing cladding was instrumental in achieving a refined and cohesive exterior.

Bring a Touch of the Mediterranean to NZ Interiors

Bring a Touch of the Mediterranean to NZ Interiors

A unique terrazzo inspired porcelain collection has arrived at the Tile Depot and brings with it a touch of the Mediterranean.

Great Décor Isn't Just About Aesthetics; It Also Demands Practicality

Great Décor Isn't Just About Aesthetics; It Also Demands Practicality

Enter StyleLite, a pivotal member of Mulford Plastics' Decor range, designed to transform everyday spaces into realms of luxury.

Maximise Apartment Living and Extend Your Space

Maximise Apartment Living and Extend Your Space

Louvretec's innovative Opening Roof systems are designed to revolutionise apartment living, creating an excellent space-optimising solution.

Contemporary Chic: Six Apartment Design Trends Arriving from Europe in 2024

Contemporary Chic: Six Apartment Design Trends Arriving from Europe in 2024

As the demand for high-density and stylish living spaces grows in New Zealand, we look at six European design trends to incorporate into our local design scene.

Making Acoustic Excellence Easy: Woodland Lifestyle's New Engineered Acoustic Floor System

Making Acoustic Excellence Easy: Woodland Lifestyle's New Engineered Acoustic Floor System

The latest innovation in acoustic floor systems for timber mid floors designed to provide acoustic comfort and sound control.

Introducing Maglia Premium Bathroom Furniture

Introducing Maglia Premium Bathroom Furniture

Maglia Bathroom Furniture by Elementi — transforming ordinary bathrooms into extraordinary spaces.

Ensure a Cool Summer with Hometech's Solar Fan

Ensure a Cool Summer with Hometech's Solar Fan

We understand the significance of maintaining a comfortable indoor environment, especially during the scorching summer months. Incorporating a Hometech Solar Fan into your design can be a game-changer for keeping your clients' homes cool and comfortable.

A Hamilton Suburb's Modern Addition, with First Windows and Doors

A Hamilton Suburb's Modern Addition, with First Windows and Doors

While bringing something fresh to the conversation, this new build fits right in.

New Bestwood Melamine Colour Release

New Bestwood Melamine Colour Release

These cool mid-century inspired melamine decors are right on trend.

Introducing the Rheem YF Series Commercial Heat Pump Range

Introducing the Rheem YF Series Commercial Heat Pump Range

The YF Series Heat Pump range is the obvious choice for businesses and property owners looking to lower their carbon footprint and energy costs.

Retirement Apartments Benefit from the Efficiency and Simplicity of AFS Logicwall

Retirement Apartments Benefit from the Efficiency and Simplicity of AFS Logicwall

Summerset has specified AFS Logicwall for apartment intertenancy walls on 20 projects over the years.

Taking Sustainability Seriously with Architectural Surfaces

Taking Sustainability Seriously with Architectural Surfaces

Cosentino’s sustainability initiatives are creating carbon neutral products that are kind on the environment.

From Weather-Resistive Rigid Air Barrier Systems to Fire and Acoustic Rated Intertenancy Wall Systems

From Weather-Resistive Rigid Air Barrier Systems to Fire and Acoustic Rated Intertenancy Wall Systems

Robust systems designed to meet NZBC requirements while increasing innovation and efficiency on site.

Advance Carpet Tiles Bring Warmth, Comfort and Durability to Beachlands School

Advance Carpet Tiles Bring Warmth, Comfort and Durability to Beachlands School

Advance carpet tiles bring colour, comfort and culture to new school space.

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