Adelle King's blog - 2017

As the editor of BUILD I have a keen interest in sustainable housing and new technologies.

USG Boral supports the completion of three houses in Yea with Habitat for Humanity     by   Adelle King

21 December 2017

USG Boral has recently supported the completion of three new homes in Yea, Victoria as part of its ongoing commitment to Habitat for Humanity Australia’s home building program...

Crime Stoppers reminds Aussies to put home security basics first this Christmas     by   Adelle King

19 December 2017

Crime Stoppers has announced the release of its Break-in busters report, which surveyed 1,000 Australians on their security practices and beliefs...


Leading the blinds     by   Adelle King

19 December 2017

Blinds play an important role in home decor and controlling natural light but they are also generally an undervalued element of interior design. However, the blinds market has gained increased attention over the past few years as homeowners look for ways to reduce energy consumption...

Is passive design the future?     by   Adelle King

12 December 2017

On 29 November the BUILD team attended the High Performance Homes seminar in Melbourne, which aims to educate industry professionals and home owners about the methodology behind passive design...

Technology transforming home design     by   Adelle King

05 December 2017

When building or renovating a home, there are inevitably going to be things you wish you could go back and change once you see the completed space. Now, thanks to technology, this could be a thing of the past...

Australia’s most expensive house is for sale     by   Adelle King

27 November 2017

If you want to know how the one percent lives then take a look at the photos below of what is expected to become Australia’s most expensive house. Source: