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APL to Become Leading Glass Supplier

APL Window Solutions is set to enter the glass market in 2020, with a new purpose-built factory underway at a site at Hautapu near Cambridge. 

Nuraply 3PM Enables 1º Falls for KIII Building

Nuralite’s CodeMark certified waterproofing membrane was selected for the building extension’s new terrace as it could achieve a 1° fall (1:60) over a concrete substrate and allowed for the use of pedestal jacks for pavers.

Curved Glass Balustrades Enhance Noosa Home

TemperShield curved toughened glass from Glasshape was used for the balustrades on a sweeping curved staircase and upper-level landing of this luxury home in Noosa.

Cool for the Summer with External Shutters

Louvretec external shutters can keep homes cool in summer and warm in winter.

Resene ProSelect Protects and Enhances Te Papa Floors

Resene ProSelect low-VOC 2K waterborne polyurethane was chosen for use throughout an enormous Te Papa flooring project as a reliable, durable and quick-drying product.

Endless Outdoor Design Possibilities with Dekton

Dekton by Cosentino is a multipurpose ultra-compact surface that is durable, low maintenance and impervious to the elements. 

Why and How to Choose Solar Hot Water Systems?

A high quality, well designed and installed solar thermal system will reduce energy for water heating by around 75% in individual homes and by 40-70% in larger buildings.

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21 November 2018

Sto Interior Render Systems Help Restore Christchurch Arts Centre

In 2012 Sto became involved in stage one of the Arts Centre’s restoration project, bringing product and interior finishing expertise.

ZENS Fast Charge is Here

A new option for the ZENS Wireless Charger, the PuK3 fast charges compatible devices for roughly 15 minutes and then returns to typical charging speed.

Treehouse Dream Achieved with Gerard Roofs

A Canterbury couple who chose one of New Zealand’s harshest environments for their designer dream home have a Gerard roof which enhances the aesthetic, and offers the ultimate in performance.

Introducing Fenix NTA: Nano-Tech Alloy for Interior Design

Introducing Fenix NTA: Nano-Tech Alloy for Interior Design

Fenix NTA Nanotech Alloy is available in three colours from February 2019 and is suitable for a broad range of interior design applications.

New Life for a Canterbury Living Room with PlyPlay

New Life for a Canterbury Living Room with PlyPlay

After the Kaikōura earthquake on 14 November 2016 rendered his living room uninhabitable, David Turner faced a lengthy rebuild; but a dramatic new look more than made up for it.

Commercial Recycling Made Easy with Hideaway Bins

Commercial Recycling Made Easy with Hideaway Bins

Hideaway Soft Close single 50L units have been used as an innovative solution for separating organics, landfill and recycling at the ACC office in Auckland. 

New Healthy Homes Initiative Outlined at APL-Hosted Event

New Healthy Homes Initiative Outlined at APL-Hosted Event

A new initiative to improve the nation’s homes was unveiled by the New Zealand Green Building Council at a recent presentation at APL Window Solutions in Hamilton.

Architecture Students Design for the Community with EzyJamb

Architecture Students Design for the Community with EzyJamb

As part of a forward-thinking company with a strong focus on innovation, EZ Concept is proud to be sponsoring leading-edge projects, such as the Yale Building Project.

Jacobsen New Carpet Tile Stocked Range

Jacobsen New Carpet Tile Stocked Range

A wider range of heavy duty commercial carpet tiles across three groups means the new Jacobsen stocked carpet tile offer has something for every project and price point.

How Commercial Buildings Can Benefit from Central Cleaning Systems

How Commercial Buildings Can Benefit from Central Cleaning Systems

Beam's Commercial Central Vacuum systems are efficient, easy-to-use and quiet, helping commercial building users maintain cleanliness without disrupting business. 

Bathroom Accessibility with JESANI Wetroom Linear Drainage Channels

Bathroom Accessibility with JESANI Wetroom Linear Drainage Channels

The BRANZ-appraised JESANI Linear Drainage Channel range is ideal for creating safe and accessible bathroom and wetroom areas. 

ARDEX Solves a Weighty Problem at the University of Canterbury

ARDEX Solves a Weighty Problem at the University of Canterbury

For College of Engineering floors ARDEX offered a custom solution that would keep under the weight limit, while also ensuring the strength and quality required.

ML5000 Series Cabinet/Locker Locks

ML5000 Series Cabinet/Locker Locks

ASSA ABLOY’s new cabinet lock range, The ML5000 Series, has been developed for the most demanding government, commercial and institutional organisations.

Why Choose Topglass Fibreglass Roofing?

Why Choose Topglass Fibreglass Roofing?

The roof is one of the most important protective components of any building, and that is why the use of Fibreglass Roofing Sheets is worth serious consideration.

Modern Solutions for Keeping Bugs Out Of NZ Homes

Modern Solutions for Keeping Bugs Out Of NZ Homes

Keeping insects out of the home is an age-old problem, but modern, architecturally designed insect screens are ideal for keeping out bugs, without detracting from contemporary home designs.

Show a New Side with ArciTech

Show a New Side with ArciTech

ArciTech has a timeless, sleek design that fits into any kitchen and home environment, and is now available with deceptively realistic metal or wood look profiles.

Mitigate Personal Risk with Kingspan Insulation

Mitigate Personal Risk with Kingspan Insulation

Kingspan Insulation’s project-specific warranty is part of a commitment to deliver world-class service and technical support to its customers and specifiers.

Creative Use of Asona Baffles for Trust Waikato

Creative Use of Asona Baffles for Trust Waikato

The recently refurbished Trust Waikato building designed by architects Chow:Hill required an acoustic solution to reduce the reverberation and noise levels in the entrance foyer.

BRANZ-Appraised Composite Decking Designed for NZ's Sun

BRANZ-Appraised Composite Decking Designed for NZ's Sun

BiForm offers BRANZ-appraised composite decking boards developed and tested to withstand NZ's weather conditions, including the harsh sunshine of the New Zealand summer.

Polyflor Launches New Wovon Collection of Interwoven Vinyl Tiles

Polyflor Launches New Wovon Collection of Interwoven Vinyl Tiles

The idea behind Polyflor’s new Wovon range was to provide an opportunity to explore new textures and patterns whilst still offering great functionality. 

Making a Grand Entrance with VELUX Skylights

Making a Grand Entrance with VELUX Skylights

Don’t miss the opportunity to turn an often overlooked entryway into a breathtaking space full of welcoming natural light.

Mico Design Specifies for High School Special Education Unit

Mico Design Specifies for High School Special Education Unit

Mico Design worked with Athfield Architects on the sanitaryware specification for Cashmere High School, Special Education Unit.

Czech Out STRV with Modulyss

Czech Out STRV with Modulyss

A combination of modulyss carpet tiles brings stunning colour and texture to a Czech Republic office fitout.

Forman Adds Flair to Collaborative Workspace

Forman Adds Flair to Collaborative Workspace

Metalworks tiles provide an attractive alternative to standard grid ceiling tiles at this converted warehouse in Auckland. 

Chicken Shed Converted for Temperature-Perfect Onion Storage

Chicken Shed Converted for Temperature-Perfect Onion Storage

Recycling an old chicken shed to become a viable storage facility for a Canterbury onion farm was a huge success thanks to NZ Foam and Snow Temp. 

Techlam Timber Creates Point of Interest at Barrack Place

Techlam Timber Creates Point of Interest at Barrack Place

Techlam supplied Sprucelam portal frames for the lobby of Barrack Place in the heart of Sydney. 

Slimmer Depth Gas Fires, More Cost-Effective Installation Options

Slimmer Depth Gas Fires, More Cost-Effective Installation Options

Gazco Studio Slimline fires offer all the distinctive hallmarks that are synonymous with the Gazco Studio range.

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