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CS Cavity Sliders Maximise Apartment Living Space
Feature: High Density Residential
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CS Cavity Sliders Maximise Apartment Living Space

When it comes to apartment design, rooms can end up small and cramped if layout is not properly considered.  Cavity sliders are an obvious choice for small dwellings, eliminating the area of unusable floor and wall space that a hinged door requires. 

Pink Batts Now Offers a Lifetime Warranty
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Pink Batts Now Offers a Lifetime Warranty

Tasman Insulation offers a lifetime warranty on the BRANZ appraised Pink Batts ceiling and wall products installed in residential dwellings.

Better ‘Buildability’ for Stonefields Housing with I-Built Floors
Feature: High Density Residential
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Better ‘Buildability’ for Stonefields Housing with I-Built Floors

When Fletcher Residential was building high density housing at Stonefields, they needed speed and quality – which is why they turned to the I-Built flooring system from NZWOOD.

James Hardie's ExoTec Facade Panel a Sound Choice for Wellington High Rise
Feature: High Density Residential
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James Hardie's ExoTec Facade Panel a Sound Choice for Wellington High Rise

The wide range of tested details and James Hardie's close involvement in the design and installation of Exotec Facade Panel on a Wellington residential high rise gave additional assurance to both Wellington City Council and the consultant architect.

Coloured Concrete Stingrays Spotted on Whitianga's Buffalo Beach
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Coloured Concrete Stingrays Spotted on Whitianga's Buffalo Beach

Customised coloured concrete by Peter Fell is a highlight of the new Whitianga beachfront promenade.

High Performance Acoustic Insulation for Steel Stud Walls
Feature: High Density Residential
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High Performance Acoustic Insulation for Steel Stud Walls

Controlling noise in the workplace or at home is a common acoustic issue.  Installing a quality acoustic insulation product between walls reduces the transfer of sound, which increases the level of comfort at home and productivity at work.

Create Compliant Indoor/Outdoor Flow with Screwjack Pedestals
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Create Compliant Indoor/Outdoor Flow with Screwjack Pedestals

Viking Roofspec's Buzon screwjack pedestals create a seamless indoor/outdoor flow for a home or commercial building, while still meeting the NZ Building code requirements.

Eliminate Neighbourly Noise with an Acoustic Vinyl Barrier
Feature: High Density Residential
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Eliminate Neighbourly Noise with an Acoustic Vinyl Barrier

Pyrotek Noise Control’s high performance, flexible mass-loaded vinyl noise barrier Wavebar reduces inter-room noise transmission providing comfort, privacy and confidentiality.

Toilet Partitions for Ignite Architects, Auckland
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Toilet Partitions for Ignite Architects, Auckland

KerMac Industries recently installed its toilet partitions in the newly renovated offices of Ignite Architects in Viaduct Harbour, Auckland.

Wax on Protection with Resene Concrete Wax
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Wax on Protection with Resene Concrete Wax

Protect concrete benchtops or floors with Resene Concrete Wax, a tough waterborne satin glaze that is quick and easy to apply.

Coastal Sliding Shutters: Privacy and Protection for Apartment Living
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Coastal Sliding Shutters: Privacy and Protection for Apartment Living

Available as sliding, bi-folding or hinged, the Coastal Series of shutters from Louvretec provides privacy control, shelter, wind and sun protection – an ideal solution for high density living.

Tuf Tiles: Impact Resistant Acoustic Ceiling Tile
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Tuf Tiles: Impact Resistant Acoustic Ceiling Tile

At recently refurbished Pukekohe North School, Project Manager Consultus required a ceiling solution for the school hall that provided a high level of acoustic performance and resistance to ball impact. 

The Trend for Undercounter Bathroom Basins
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The Trend for Undercounter Bathroom Basins

Amid the ranges of sculptural taps, statement basins and bold baths there’s an element of understated elegance creeping into bathroom design trends.

Satin Brass Towel Warmers from Hawthorn Hill
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Satin Brass Towel Warmers from Hawthorn Hill

Hawthorn Hill has added satin brass to its range of towel warmer and basin stand finishes, to complement the new Perrin & Rowe satin brass range of bathroom tapware and accessories.

M-Series Sliding Door Hardware: Uncompromising Simplicity
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M-Series Sliding Door Hardware: Uncompromising Simplicity

The M-Series range of sliding door hardware by Mardeco represents a new age of flush pull handles and privacy locks for timber and aluminium sliding doors.

Symonite ACP:  Branz Appraised and Codemark Certified
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Symonite ACP: Branz Appraised and Codemark Certified

Symonite is the only ACP system that is both BRANZ appraised and Codemark certified, providing additional assurance that projects will meet the rigorous standards of the Building Code – including NZBC C3 – and the demands of the New Zealand environment.

ProfiLine: A Drainage Solution for Green Roofs
Feature: High Density Residential
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ProfiLine: A Drainage Solution for Green Roofs

Green roofs are increasing in popularity as urban spaces incorporate green space to improve the living and working environment. 

Versatility for Modern Storage Systems
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Versatility for Modern Storage Systems

GetSorted Storage gives versatility back to the customer, with its unique modular system being a fraction of the cost of a traditional wardrobe.  

Casali Dermabit Extra: Durable, Torch-on Deck Waterproofing
Feature: High Density Residential
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Casali Dermabit Extra: Durable, Torch-on Deck Waterproofing

Casali Dermabit Extra is a smooth, flexible and durable torch-on roofing and deck membrane, designed to shed water at a minimal approved 1:40 surface fall.

Flotex Sheet: Durable Textile Flooring with the Qualities of Carpet
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Flotex Sheet: Durable Textile Flooring with the Qualities of Carpet

With over 70 million fibres per square metre, Flotex is nine times denser than the heaviest commercial grade carpet and will continue to have superior appearance retention long after traditional carpet has worn out.

Sound Solution: Steel Furring Channel Ceiling System
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Sound Solution: Steel Furring Channel Ceiling System

Isolating yourself from noisy neighbours in multi-unit residential apartments is possible by using the DONN ScrewFix system in conjunction with ST-001 Sound Isolation Clips.

Rainfall Shower Heads:  An Everyday Luxury
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Rainfall Shower Heads: An Everyday Luxury

Create a luxurious oasis in your shower with the Rain Head Shower range from Foreno.

Exhibition Showcases the Effects of Modern Paints on Artworks
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Exhibition Showcases the Effects of Modern Paints on Artworks

A new exhibition at the Auckland Art Gallery, Modern Paints Aotearoa, examines the relationship between artistic innovation and painting materials during a lively period in New Zealand art history.

Natural Stone and Metal Basins by Robertson Bathware
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Natural Stone and Metal Basins by Robertson Bathware

With the beauty and simplicity of natural stone and metal, the Zen basin by Bagnode Design is a stunning focal point in any bathroom. 

An Altherm House by Ron Sang Moves Outside the Square
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An Altherm House by Ron Sang Moves Outside the Square

Renowned Auckland architect Ron Sang has been designing houses for 45 years but there are still new envelopes to push; a recent one was his first curved house sitting high on a ridge above Paihia, in Northland.

Fenta Ceiling Tiles Stand Test of Time for SKYCITY
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Fenta Ceiling Tiles Stand Test of Time for SKYCITY

When SKYCITY Convention Centre opened its doors to the public, it needed to have high-end, top-rate commercial kitchens and food prep areas that would stand the test of time.  A decade on and not only has the Fenta Ceiling Tile met SKYCITY’s expectations, it has exceeded them.

Duravit Happy D.2:  A Contemporary Revamp for a Bathroom Design Classic
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Duravit Happy D.2: A Contemporary Revamp for a Bathroom Design Classic

Even design classics need innovating from time to time, and now, Seiger Design has redefined the classic Happy D bathware range for Duravit.

Desert Heat and Tribal Beats: Dulux 2014 Colour Forecast
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Desert Heat and Tribal Beats: Dulux 2014 Colour Forecast

Gathered from emerging trends from around the world, the Dulux 2014 Colour Forecast, entitled Future Tribes, draws together unexpected colour combinations, curated into four distinct palettes.

Sound Trap Solutions for Recording Studios
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Sound Trap Solutions for Recording Studios

Asona delivers innovative acoustic solutions to complex interior spaces, including the most complex of all – sound and recording studios.

Frameless Glass Balustrade with Low Profile Brackets to Maximise the View
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Frameless Glass Balustrade with Low Profile Brackets to Maximise the View

Edgetec's frameless balustrade series is a recent addition to the Juralco balustrade range and provides a finish with minimal visual obstruction caused by posts and handrails. 

GIB Acoustic Systems, Featuring Quietline and Quietline Ceiling Tiles
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GIB Acoustic Systems, Featuring Quietline and Quietline Ceiling Tiles

GIB Quietline and GIB‑Tone Quiet ceiling tiles come together in GIB's Acoustic Systems to provide an innovative, efficient and good-looking solution for improving the quality of sound within a space.

Australasian First as Strandboard Wood Panel Earns Declare Label
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Australasian First as Strandboard Wood Panel Earns Declare Label

Laminex New Zealand is the first company in Australasia to have a “Red List Free” product in the Declare database.

Apartment-Inspired Home Features an Escea Fireplace
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Apartment-Inspired Home Features an Escea Fireplace

Furthering the hassle-free motif seen throughout their home design, the Fewtrell family from Dunedin wanted a flame fire that was hassle-free and easy to maintain. 

MiTek Posi-STRUT for High Density Residential Roof Truss Design
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MiTek Posi-STRUT for High Density Residential Roof Truss Design

The introduction of the Auckland unitary plan – which reduces section sizes and favours a residential urban approach of going ‘up’ rather than ‘out’ – can have a major impact on roof truss design, as building height to boundary is affected. 

Harness the Sun's Energy and Reduce Electricity Costs with Solargenius
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Harness the Sun's Energy and Reduce Electricity Costs with Solargenius

Investing in the capital cost of equipment that harnesses solar energy means you never have to worry about your energy source running out.

Lockwood Velocity Small Rose Series
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Lockwood Velocity Small Rose Series

Introducing the Lockwood Velocity Small Rose Series of door furniture designed primarily for new build installation.

Grand Entrance: Besam Uniturn for SKYCITY Grand Hotel
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Grand Entrance: Besam Uniturn for SKYCITY Grand Hotel

SKYCITY Grand Hotel wanted a luxury entry to suit the rest of the 5-star property so they looked to Besam for a high quality solution.

Bendywood: A Flexible Hardwood Alternative to Stainless Steel
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Bendywood: A Flexible Hardwood Alternative to Stainless Steel

When Auckland superyacht builders Alloy Yachts needed a curved wood staircase handrail that met the exacting requirements of one of their recent projects, they looked to Woodform's 'bendywood' technology.

Quietspace Panel Improves Aesthetics and Acoustic Performance at Auckland Cafe
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Quietspace Panel Improves Aesthetics and Acoustic Performance at Auckland Cafe

Since opening in September 2013, staff at Auckland cafe Charlie & George noticed the concrete floors and large glass windows were creating echoes and reverberated noise, impacting the experience they wanted to provide their customers.  Interior designers Ctrl Space provided an acoustic solution.

Eterpan Cladding for High Density Residential Projects
Feature: High Density Residential
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Eterpan Cladding for High Density Residential Projects

High density housing presents a unique set of challenges and Pacific Build Supply is proud to be associated with this Wellington residential project that addresses these challenges with successful architecture.

Modular Tile Entrance System Protects a World Class Stadium
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Modular Tile Entrance System Protects a World Class Stadium

Absorbing up to 8 litres per square metre, the WaterHog Classic Tile is a proven entrance solution for busy environments.

High Performance Intensive Housing by Forman
Feature: High Density Residential
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High Performance Intensive Housing by Forman

Forman Building Systems offers a range of solutions to deliver high performance thermal and acoustic envelopes for multi-unit developments while also minimising the compromise on internal space.

Impact and Appeal in High Density Housing
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Impact and Appeal in High Density Housing

As New Zealand cities expand, there becomes a growing need for housing.  With less land available, this means more high density housing, which often has a great impact on urban surroundings.

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