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Viking Overcomes Winter Installation Challenges with SBS Torch-on Membrane

Viking Overcomes Winter Installation Challenges with SBS Torch-on Membrane

Viking's SBS Torch-on Membrane proved the perfect solution for an award-winning Queenstown property that needed a watertight roof installed in the middle of a harsh winter.

ARDEX PC-T Creates Spectacular Floor in New Zealand Debut

ARDEX PC-T Creates Spectacular Floor in New Zealand Debut

The new self-drying, self-levelling polished concrete topping from ARDEX was used for the stunning concrete flooring at Amano Restaurant in Auckland.

Ecoply Barrier Selected for Healthy, Homestar Rated Home

Ecoply Barrier Selected for Healthy, Homestar Rated Home

The BRANZ appraised rigid air barrier not only provided weathertightness and bracing, but also time savings in the renovation of a builder's draughty home.

NZCB Select Pro Clima Underlays for New Head Office

NZCB Select Pro Clima Underlays for New Head Office

Pro Clima's SOLITEX wall and roof underlays keeps framing dry at the New Zealand Certified Builders Association's new head office.

Structural Beams for a Contemporary Church

Structural Beams for a Contemporary Church

The light colour, aesthetic and affordablility of Hyne Beam 17 made it the perfect choice for Stella Maris Church in Queensland.

Barrisol Lightboxes Illuminate Cars in New Ferrari Showroom

Barrisol Lightboxes Illuminate Cars in New Ferrari Showroom

Recessed lightboxes positioned above the cars and a backlit Barrisol print add to the premium feel of Ferrari's new Auckland showroom.

Suter Gallery Refurbishment Showcases Different Altherm Systems

Suter Gallery Refurbishment Showcases Different Altherm Systems

A wide range of Altherm window systems were used in the Suter Art Gallery refurbishment in Nelson, which has brought one of the country's oldest galleries decisively into the 21st century.

Egger OS'Brace RAP by IBS Speeds Up Construction on New Builds

Egger OS'Brace RAP by IBS Speeds Up Construction on New Builds

Abode Homes chooses the lightweight OS'Brace RAP by Independent Building Supplies as their rigid air barrier of choice.

Elegant Entrance and Hardware Solutions for Zealong Tea Estate

Elegant Entrance and Hardware Solutions for Zealong Tea Estate

Working with DLA Architects, dormakaba developed a comprehensive hardware and entrance specification for Zealong Tea Estate, including moveable walls and sophisticated black hardware.

Colourful Kingspan Panels Turn Heads at Landmark Sporting Venue

Colourful Kingspan Panels Turn Heads at Landmark Sporting Venue

Kingspan Insulated Panels' roofing and walling systems have been used to construct a landmark sporting venue in Werribee, Victoria, Australia.

Bespoke Fodera Installation Adds Focal Flair to Shopping Centre

Bespoke Fodera Installation Adds Focal Flair to Shopping Centre

A custom solution from Fodera was specified for a striking 17m long feature wall at Auckland's Sylvia Park Shopping Centre food hall.

DriStud Wall Wrap and Roofing Underlays Engineered to Breathe

DriStud Wall Wrap and Roofing Underlays Engineered to Breathe

The high moisture vapour transmission rate of DriStud's wall wrap and roofing underlays helps create healthier, more energy-efficient structures.

Idyllic Waiheke Hideaway Features Litecrete Precast Panels

Idyllic Waiheke Hideaway Features Litecrete Precast Panels

Litecrete precast panels reinforce the strong, vertical proportion of this house, while the glazed gable facades at each end capture expansive views.

Structural Bracing, Weathertightness and Early Close-in with HomeRAB Pre-Cladding

Structural Bracing, Weathertightness and Early Close-in with HomeRAB Pre-Cladding

Extra structural bracing is the number one reason why Nigel O'Leary, co-director at David Reid Homes Dunedin, made the switch from wrap to HomeRAB Pre-Cladding.

Pre-finished Ply Adds Warmth in Reception Upgrade

Pre-finished Ply Adds Warmth in Reception Upgrade

Plytech's Spectrum pre-finished plywood brings a lighter, brighter finish to the Scentre Group's updated office reception.

BOSS FyreBox Multi-Service Cable and Pipe Transit

BOSS FyreBox Multi-Service Cable and Pipe Transit

BOSS Fire's latest generation of FyreBox provides two hours of fire protection for clusters of multi-service cables and pipes in one integrated box.

Tech-Driven Mazda Chooses Spacewalk Flooring

Tech-Driven Mazda Chooses Spacewalk Flooring

Spacewalk by Advance Flooring Systems creates a distinctive and practical finish which fits well with Mazda's core values.

Mico Supplies Sophisticated Bathroomware for Euro Restaurant

Mico Supplies Sophisticated Bathroomware for Euro Restaurant

Modern vessel basins, mosaic tiles, aged brass taps and sleek wall hung toilet suites contribute to the high-end look of the popular Auckland restaurant.

Kohler Introduces the Mica Basin Range

Kohler Introduces the Mica Basin Range

Kohler's Mica range of countertop vessels features super-slim 6mm walls, and a highly stain-resistant surface finish.

Mason Hand-Crafted Wallpaper Finished in Resene

Mason Hand-Crafted Wallpaper Finished in Resene

Resene is bringing back the artistry of traditional handcrafted wallpaper with the Mason Handcrafted wallpaper collection.

New Tank Design Offers Enhanced Instant Hot Water Functionality

New Tank Design Offers Enhanced Instant Hot Water Functionality

InSinkErator has recently introduced NeoTank, the latest in instant hot water tank systems with filtration.

Hale Contemporary Partition System Installed at Waipuna Hotel

Hale Contemporary Partition System Installed at Waipuna Hotel

Hale Manufacturing's Contemporary partition system was selected for the style and sophistication that it brings to the amenities.

Modulyss Releases Stylish Range of Eco-Focussed Carpet Tiles

Modulyss Releases Stylish Range of Eco-Focussed Carpet Tiles

Modulyss begins its exciting release of innovative carpet tiles for 2017 with Txture, Mxture and Nxtgen — a range of carpet tiles made from recycled fishing nets.

Tongue and Groove Soffit Lining Completes the Look

Tongue and Groove Soffit Lining Completes the Look

Featuring consistent clean lines, Dynex Soffit pre-finished tongue and groove lining can provide an attractive finish for entranceways and alfresco areas. 

Low Maintenance Resco Compact Laminate Preferred for Fieldays Site

Low Maintenance Resco Compact Laminate Preferred for Fieldays Site

Operations Manager Richard Ferdinands, opted for low maintenance and long-lasting Resco Series 5000 partitions for the high traffic toilets at Mystery Creek Events centre.

Fastwrap System Keeps Pre-Cladding Simple

Fastwrap System Keeps Pre-Cladding Simple

Fastwrap Wall Underlay and Ultra Bond Sealing tape offer a convenient and time-saving underlay system that is suitable for a variety of pre-cladding projects.

60 Day UV Rating for Fire-Retardant Synthetic Wall Underlay

60 Day UV Rating for Fire-Retardant Synthetic Wall Underlay

The Tekton Weatherization System combines top quality pre-cladding products that are suited to New Zealand’s unique weather conditions

What's Happened Since NZ Balustrade Regulations Changed?

What's Happened Since NZ Balustrade Regulations Changed?

How have changes to the standards requiring an interlinking rail on glass balustrades been received and implemented since their introduction nine months ago?

Autex Composition Creates a Calmer Learning Space

Autex Composition Creates a Calmer Learning Space

Autex's Composition wall covering reduces reverberation and provides a quieter learning environment for children at Avalon School. 

Attractive Terca Clay Bricks Enhance Energy Efficiency

Attractive Terca Clay Bricks Enhance Energy Efficiency

The Wienerberger Brick Award highlights how durable, environmentally-friendly clay bricks can make an important contribution to the energy efficiency of homes.

CodeMark Certified Flashing Tape Available in NZ

CodeMark Certified Flashing Tape Available in NZ

A 100% butyl adhesive flashing tape has been added to DuPont Tyvek's range of high performance Weather Barriers System in New Zealand.

Create Stunning Interior Designs with Fire-rated Black MDF

Create Stunning Interior Designs with Fire-rated Black MDF

Prime Panels' new MDF Black FR features an attractive core and has a Group 1-S fire rating.

Metrotile Vents Prevent Leaks Found with Typical Roof Penetrations

Metrotile Vents Prevent Leaks Found with Typical Roof Penetrations

Metrotile's HV110 Sanitary Vent and HV160 Extraction Vent tiles replace common penetrations for kitchen and bathroom ventilation, reducing the risk of roof leaks.

Not All Rubberised Asphalts Are Created Equal

Not All Rubberised Asphalts Are Created Equal

Some tips on specifying hot, fluid-applied rubberised asphalts for roofing and waterproofing.

Blum Products Achieve Lifemark Certification

Blum Products Achieve Lifemark Certification

A selection of Blum's kitchen systems have gained the certification for ensuring best practice for accessibility, safety and usability in the home.

Masons Wrap-Around Systems Keep Buildings Dry

Masons Wrap-Around Systems Keep Buildings Dry

Masons talk to builders on a daily basis to develop new products and review existing ones — constantly improving their comprehensive range of wrap-around systems.

New Formica ARtouch Collection Provides Contemporary Matte Finish

New Formica ARtouch Collection Provides Contemporary Matte Finish

Silky smooth and soft, the new surface delivers a low gloss look with a premium moleskin-like texture that is a pleasure to touch and gives interiors a timeless appeal.

GIB Makes Specifications Easier for Steel Stud Wall Systems

GIB Makes Specifications Easier for Steel Stud Wall Systems

GIB announces the release of a steel stud wall systems supplement document.

Cambridge Townhouse Wins Altherm Sponsored Architecture Award

Cambridge Townhouse Wins Altherm Sponsored Architecture Award

A small townhouse in central Cambridge was recently announced as winner of Altherm + Home Magazine's Home of the Year award at a function in Auckland.

Tuf Tiles: High-Performing Acoustic Tiles for High Impact Areas

Tuf Tiles: High-Performing Acoustic Tiles for High Impact Areas

Tuf Tiles provide exceptional impact resistance for gymnasiums, sports centres and multi-use auditoriums, while also delivering acoustic performance.

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