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Create Striking Designs with Plytech Futura HPL

Create Striking Designs with Plytech Futura HPL

Plytech's Futura HPL adds drama and depth to projects with its striking multi-ply edge detail and premium Egger laminate.

Nu-Wall Offers Cladding with a Long-Term View

Nu-Wall Offers Cladding with a Long-Term View

Nu-Wall's low-maintenance aluminium cladding brings long-term benefits to housing projects.

USG Boral Sheetrock: The Plasterboard of Choice for Barrett Homes

USG Boral Sheetrock: The Plasterboard of Choice for Barrett Homes

Barrett Homes adopted Sheetrock as the primary wall and ceiling lining for their builds, due to its light weight, excellent seismic performance, exceptional sag resistance and efficient installation.

Airblade V Quiet Reduces Costs for Christchurch Arts Centre

Airblade V Quiet Reduces Costs for Christchurch Arts Centre

The Dyson Airblade V Quiet hand dryer features a compact profile, is 35% quieter than its predecessor and costs less to run than other hand drying options.

Oztech Systems Optimise Outdoor Living Areas

Oztech Systems Optimise Outdoor Living Areas

An Oztech retractable roof system can transform any outdoor space with style, simplicity and ease.

Energy-Efficient Megafactory Uses Kingspan Insulated Panels

Energy-Efficient Megafactory Uses Kingspan Insulated Panels

Kingspan's new Melbourne megafactory features energy-efficient products including insulated wall and roof panels and a new architectural rainscreen system.

Tracklok Seismic Bracing Supports Partitions at 56 The Terrace

Tracklok Seismic Bracing Supports Partitions at 56 The Terrace

The effectiveness of Tracklok's seismic partition ties was demonstrated during the recent Kaikoura earthquake, with no damage found in the newly upgraded Aurora Centre.

Contemporary Kiwi Bach Features Locarno RLY200 Louvre Canopy

Contemporary Kiwi Bach Features Locarno RLY200 Louvre Canopy

The detail and clean lines of this Leuschke-Khan designed louvre canopy complement the simple ply-and-batten cladding of a Pauanui bach.

Frameless Electric Inset Fires from Gazco

Frameless Electric Inset Fires from Gazco

The Gazco Studio Electric Inset's frameless design creates a strikingly contemporary and minimalist look.

NZIA Finalist 55 Symonds Street Features Asona Acoustic Products

NZIA Finalist 55 Symonds Street Features Asona Acoustic Products

Asona's acoustic ceiling and wall panels control unwanted noise and reverberation while adding style to common areas of the new student accommodation building.

How a Beam Built-In Vacuum System Improves Air Quality

How a Beam Built-In Vacuum System Improves Air Quality

Beam's premier built-in vacuum systems are cleverly designed to remove dirt, dust and allergens away from living areas, ensuring cleaner, healthier homes.

XLam Floor System Selected for Richmond Community Health Hub

XLam Floor System Selected for Richmond Community Health Hub

XLam's five-layer cross laminated timber flooring system, with a custom surface layer for wet areas, provides a safe and durable structure for the health hub.

Thompson Park Apartments Benefit from StoArmat Render System

Thompson Park Apartments Benefit from StoArmat Render System

The StoArmat Render System is organic, breathable, impact-resistant and flexible, ensuring maximum reliability and security for the apartment block facade.

KerMac Introduces Compact Laminate Lockers to the NZ Market

KerMac Introduces Compact Laminate Lockers to the NZ Market

KerMac now offers compact laminate lockers, providing durable storage and a flexible range of designs and colours.

A Passive Ventilation Solution for Cold Roof Pitches Over 30º

A Passive Ventilation Solution for Cold Roof Pitches Over 30º

A three product Vent system specifically designed for roof pitches of above 30° ensures that sufficient airflow is drawn unimpeded through the roof cavity and out of the ventilated ridge.

Edge Balustrade Fits Brief for Exceptional Exterior Detailing

Edge Balustrade Fits Brief for Exceptional Exterior Detailing

Faced with the challenge of high density residential building, the architect carefully planned the exterior detailing to achieve a cohesive and attractive finish.

Modern Bathroomware for Northwest Shopping Centre

Modern Bathroomware for Northwest Shopping Centre

A range of hardwearing Mico bathroom products were selected for the new shopping centre, which includes a colourful parents room with a modern play area.

Pearlazzo Flooring Brings Colour to 1970's Unit

Pearlazzo Flooring Brings Colour to 1970's Unit

Polyflor's robust Pearlazzo PUR flooring in Mint Crisp blends nicely into the 1970s concrete brick unit in Devonport, Auckland.

Metrix Unveils New Stainless Steel Outdoor Showers

Metrix Unveils New Stainless Steel Outdoor Showers

Simple yet functional, these stylish stainless steel outdoor showers are ideal for large wellness spaces like spas and hotels, as well as home gardens and pools.

Alumat Supplies Future-Proofed Entrance Mats for 125Q

Alumat Supplies Future-Proofed Entrance Mats for 125Q

The robust entrance mats feature corrosion-resistant anodised alloy frames and replaceable infills, ensuring easy, low-cost future maintenance.

Space Commanders Offer Extra Storage for Apartment Residents

Space Commanders Offer Extra Storage for Apartment Residents

Space Commander recently completed another successful installation of its over-bonnet storage units at the Western Park Apartments in Hopetoun Sreet, Auckland City.

Nurajacks Provide Foundation to Maximise Outdoor Living Space

Nurajacks Provide Foundation to Maximise Outdoor Living Space

Nuralite's floating deck system both protects the membrane and creates a usable outdoor area for the Vincent Street Apartments.

Inventive Use of Melteca Enhances Tairua Bar

Inventive Use of Melteca Enhances Tairua Bar

When Vekart's Chelsey Mathieson began work on the design of Marina Bar in Tairua she wanted a modern, industrial look, and to do something a bit different without blowing the budget.

Win a Colourful Award with the Resene Total Colour Awards 2017

Win a Colourful Award with the Resene Total Colour Awards 2017

Designers who have completed a project with creative and excellent use of Resene colours and paint are encouraged to enter the Resene Total Colour Awards 2017.

Clay Blocks Speed Up High-Density Residential Construction

Clay Blocks Speed Up High-Density Residential Construction

Wienerberger's Porotherm clay block walling system has been used to accelerate the construction retirement apartments by McCarthy and Stone.

Style Moderne Range Combines Classic and Contemporary Design

Style Moderne Range Combines Classic and Contemporary Design

Robertson Bathware introduces Style Moderne, a bathroom tapware and accessory range inspired by the grace and glamour of the Art Deco age.

Tretford Carpets Use Sustainably Harvested Goat Hair

Tretford Carpets Use Sustainably Harvested Goat Hair

Tretford Carpets are made with cashmere goat hair — an infinitely sustainable natural fibre.

Robust Resco Panels and Partitions Brighten School Toilet Block

Robust Resco Panels and Partitions Brighten School Toilet Block

Resco Antibac Panels and Partitions provided optimum hygiene and resilience while adding vibrant colour to the upgraded Glen Innes School toilets.

Dormakaba Provides Comprehensive Hardware Solution for Sistema

Dormakaba Provides Comprehensive Hardware Solution for Sistema

Dormakaba's detailed specification ensured seamless integration of the hardware, security and access control requirements for Sistema's head office.

Millwater Central Chooses Futurewood EnviroSlat

Millwater Central Chooses Futurewood EnviroSlat

The low maintenance EnviroSlat composite screen fencing was selected as it offers a pre-finished colour with no ongoing staining or painting required.

ISEO Libra Smart Offers Flexible and Secure Home Access

ISEO Libra Smart Offers Flexible and Secure Home Access

With modern, new opening devices including cards, tags and even a smartphone app, ISEO Libra Smart changes how homeowners manage their home security.

IBS Ergo Board: Easy-to-Install Interior Lining Panel

IBS Ergo Board: Easy-to-Install Interior Lining Panel

Ergo Board was chosen as an internal lining in a Christchurch housing project, providing easy installation and a modern look. 

New Designer Black from Marley

New Designer Black from Marley

An innovative design statement from Marley, black is the latest addition to the Marley Stratus Design Series range of uPVC spouting and downpipe systems.

MLEX Modular Building Wiring System for Power and Lighting

MLEX Modular Building Wiring System for Power and Lighting

The comprehensive but simple design utilises minimal parts to make installation easy for volume based installations.

Colorsteel Dridex: A New, Paperless Roofing Underlay Solution

Colorsteel Dridex: A New, Paperless Roofing Underlay Solution

Colorsteel Dridex is a new alternative to paper roofing underlays aimed to help Kiwi builders like Dean Yorke overcome on-site issues that cost time and money.

MacDonald Industries Re-Launches Website

MacDonald Industries Re-Launches Website

New Zealand commercial bathroomware supplier MacDonald Industries has recently re-launched a user-friendly responsive website to help better inform customers.

Quintrex 18 Partition System Specified for Sistema Plastics Offices

Quintrex 18 Partition System Specified for Sistema Plastics Offices

Chosen for its high performance and sophisticated clean look, the Hale Manufacturing Quintrex 18 Partition System was a perfect fit for the Sistema Offices.

Meeting Fire Stair Requirements for High Density Residential

Meeting Fire Stair Requirements for High Density Residential

The Monkey Toe Group offers an easy to install modular system, taking the difficulty out of selecting fire stair balustrades.

New Aerovent Passive Ventilation for Windows

New Aerovent Passive Ventilation for Windows

A new, improved passive ventilation option for use in fixed windows is being released in June by APL Window Solutions' market-leading brands, Altherm, First and Vantage.

Passive Fire Protection for High Density Residential Developments

Passive Fire Protection for High Density Residential Developments

Allproof has an extensive selection of passive fire protection products which can help ensure occupant safety and minimise damage in the case of a fire.

Designing Intelligent Buildings

Designing Intelligent Buildings

Smart materials and systems that create high thermal, acoustic and ventilation performance are key to intelligent building design.

Timeless Styling of Spectrum Clearspan Settler Balustrade a Winner

Timeless Styling of Spectrum Clearspan Settler Balustrade a Winner

Clearspan Settler balustrade from Spectrum ticks boxes for new and refurbishment projects as it is an accepted, compliant, economical and enduring style.

How to Avoid Problematic Exterior Spaces in High-Density Residential Projects

How to Avoid Problematic Exterior Spaces in High-Density Residential Projects

From shared rooftop decks to individual apartment balconies — what is the best way to build these valuable areas?

Discover the New Range of GIB-Cove

Discover the New Range of GIB-Cove

The stylish new range is curated by New Zealand architects, recommended by GIB's team of designers and versatile for builders.

Drainage Solutions for High Density Residential Developments

Drainage Solutions for High Density Residential Developments

Allproof Industries have developed a wide range of drainage solutions for apartment buildings from roof to ground level.

Metal Tile Roofs for Medium to High-density Residential Houses

Metal Tile Roofs for Medium to High-density Residential Houses

Roofing for medium to high-density residential houses is not restricted to low pitch design.

Premium Recycled Rubber for High Density Residential Spaces

Premium Recycled Rubber for High Density Residential Spaces

Advance Flooring's Neoflex Recycled Rubber Flooring is slip-resistant, compliant and low-maintenance — key considerations for common areas in apartment buildings.

Masons Offers Noise Reducing Multi-level Floor System

Masons Offers Noise Reducing Multi-level Floor System

Masons' Enviro AAC multi-level floor system has a solid feel under foot and provides excellent noise reduction between floors, making it ideal for apartment buildings.

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