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Scyon Linea Weatherboard Ties Modernity Into Established Suburb

Scyon Linea Weatherboard Ties Modernity Into Established Suburb

Viable housing for low-income people is a world-wide issue of our times. In Wellington the city is committed to a rejuvenation of its social housing programme, including the redevelopment of Regent Park.

Gold Coast Holiday for Specifier of Palliside

Gold Coast Holiday for Specifier of Palliside

A Christchurch designer has scooped a Gold Coast holiday prize from Palliside Weatherboards.

Dulux Releases Top of the Line Anti-Bacterial and Anti-Mould Paint

Dulux Releases Top of the Line Anti-Bacterial and Anti-Mould Paint

Mould and bacteria are one of the common enemies in New Zealand homes. Dampness and residue on walls can contribute to nasty health concerns for Kiwi families, like asthma and allergies, and can also mean houses age well before their time.

Shipping Container Building Wins Design Prize

Shipping Container Building Wins Design Prize

Affordability, longer lifespans and good weather resistance are some of the advantages that containerised accommodation is said to offer.

NZ Wood Products Introduces the Latest I-Built Hyne Software with the Inclusion of LP SolidStart I-Beams

NZ Wood Products Introduces the Latest I-Built Hyne Software with the Inclusion of LP SolidStart I-Beams

Available now for download from the New Zealand Wood Products Ltd website, is the newly released, feature packed, I-Built Hyne HD7 Design software for the design of NZWOOD’s I-Built engineered timber mid-floors and structural Hyne LGL beams.  

Louvretec's Spiral Pivot System: Streamlined and Functional

Louvretec's Spiral Pivot System: Streamlined and Functional

Louvretec Opening Roofs and operable Sun Louvre systems demonstrate more than just good blade design.

Bendywood: The Solution for a Curved Banister

Bendywood: The Solution for a Curved Banister

Imagine if you could make a curved, solid timber banister/handrail for a spiral staircase just by bending wood.  Well, that’s exactly what Woodform was able to do for the fit-out of the offices of media conglomerate Bauer in Auckland’s Shed 12 development.

Introducing SYSTEMFLOOR:  A Lightweight Heavy-duty Flooring Substrate

Introducing SYSTEMFLOOR: A Lightweight Heavy-duty Flooring Substrate

Pacific Build Supply announces the New Zealand release of SYSTEMFLOOR, an innovative new heavy-duty flooring substrate from the Etex Group.

Futuristic Curved Acoustic Panels for ASB North Wharf Building

Futuristic Curved Acoustic Panels for ASB North Wharf Building

The award winning ASB North Wharf building, designed in conjunction with leading architects BVN Donavan and Jazmax embodies a number of innovative and environmentally sustainable strategies including Asona's fabric acoustic panels.

Energy Efficient LED Lighting Range Soon To Be Released from Forman

Energy Efficient LED Lighting Range Soon To Be Released from Forman

Forman's new range of panel lights has an extremely low profile at only 8mm in thickness, perfect for commercial ceiling systems where ceiling cavity space is limited.

ASSA ABLOY Announces the Opening of its Brand New Parnell Showroom

ASSA ABLOY Announces the Opening of its Brand New Parnell Showroom

ASSA ABLOY New Zealand now provides architects and their clients an environment they can visit by appointment and experience its wide range of door and window hardware solutions.

Think Outside the Square: The Versatile Carpet Tile from Heritage Carpets

Think Outside the Square: The Versatile Carpet Tile from Heritage Carpets

Often carpet tiles are installed as if they were a roll of carpet, one tile after the next creating a checkerboard effect.  But used imaginatively, carpet tiles offer unlimited design possibilities.

Foreno Introduces New Touch-Free Mixer with Temperature Adjuster

Foreno Introduces New Touch-Free Mixer with Temperature Adjuster

Hand washing just got a whole lot more hygienic, with energy efficiency and temperature control all in one smart-looking mixer.

Laminam Exterior Cladding Launches Self-Cleaning Option in NZ Market

Laminam Exterior Cladding Launches Self-Cleaning Option in NZ Market

Following Laminex New Zealand’s launch of the Laminam exterior cladding system last month, Laminam is now able to offer its New Zealand customers an innovative self-cleaning treatment called Hydrotect.

Online and Smartphone App Fireplace Control From Escea

Online and Smartphone App Fireplace Control From Escea

Escea indoor gas fireplaces can now be remotely operated via the internet or smartphone — with pinpoint accuracy anytime, from anywhere.

Integrated Cable Trunking from Potter Interior Systems

Integrated Cable Trunking from Potter Interior Systems

Due to market demand, Potter Interior Systems has devised yet another design solution which allows integration of cable trunking into internal partition walls.

Access Resene When You're on the Go

Access Resene When You're on the Go

To help make it easier for you to access the parts of the Resene website you’re likely to need when you’re on the go, Resene has created a mobile version of its website.

New Improved TPO Roofing Membrane

New Improved TPO Roofing Membrane

TPO as a roofing membrane is a relatively new technology and has advantages over traditional roofing membranes such as bitumen and rubber.

HACCP International Endorses the Dyson Airblade Tap Hand Dryer

HACCP International Endorses the Dyson Airblade Tap Hand Dryer

The Dyson Airblade Tap hand dryer washes and dries hands safely and efficiently with no need to leave the sink.

 ChromaShield Technology Increases Durability in James Hardie's ARChitectural Range

ChromaShield Technology Increases Durability in James Hardie's ARChitectural Range

James Hardie’s new ARChitectural range of commercial pre-finished products offers outstanding durability and supports the creation of enduring architecture.

Environmentally Conscious Exteriors from Trespa Meteon

Environmentally Conscious Exteriors from Trespa Meteon

The entire Trespa Meteon product range is now available in FSC and PEFC certification upon request.

Experiment with Colour: Resene's Paint Colour Trends for 2014

Experiment with Colour: Resene's Paint Colour Trends for 2014

Call it retro or call it historical richness but brilliant yellows, pumpkin oranges and tomato reds are the accent colours of the season. Mix them with pretty pastels for a colourful balance and you have the hottest colour trends for 2014.

The New Generation Of Laminated Safety Glass: Stronger, Safer With More Design Flexibility

The New Generation Of Laminated Safety Glass: Stronger, Safer With More Design Flexibility

Once there was just laminated glass – a safety glass used in automotive windscreens and human impact safety glazing applications, such as doors.  The interlayer was known as PVB, or plastic, as no one could remember its real name. 

Melteca’s New Colour Range Inspired by International Design Trends

Melteca’s New Colour Range Inspired by International Design Trends

Melteca, New Zealand’s biggest selling pre-decorated panel, celebrates its 30th anniversary this month, and to mark the occasion Laminex New Zealand has launched a fabulous new range of colours bringing the total number of decors in the range to 94.

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