Best home building and design apps     by   Adelle King

16 March 2018

Last year Apple released its ARKit augmented reality (AR) platform with iOS 11, enabling developers to create apps that blend computer-generated images with a user’s view of the real world. In February this year Google announced a similar platform for Android users, called ARCore...

How to choose the best family security for your home     by   Courtney Goudswaard

16 March 2018

With the rate of home burglaries up 3% from 2016, it’s now more important than ever to make sure your home and family are protected from potential break-ins...

Guide to easy-to-use home gadgets to include in your design.     by   EllenRoyce

15 March 2018

Home products are diverse. There is so much to choose from that you might not know where to begin especially if you are a novice. However, there are some very useful must-have home gadgets which are simple to set up and use. Simple to set up and use home gadgets 1...

Points to Consider Before Purchasing Bathroom Vanity Units     by   Alyssa Moylan

15 March 2018

While bathrooms can be one of the most relaxing areas of the house for most of the people, it is also one of the most neglected ones. One of the best ways to spruce up the look of your old bathroom is to add a vanity mirror to your bathroom...

Keeping Your Shed Cool This Summer     by   Action Sheds

13 March 2018

The searing heat of an Aussie summer can turn any outdoor shed into a furnace, with serious consequences for anyone – or anything – inside the stifling environment...

Bathroom trends for 2018     by   Adelle King

13 March 2018

Hansgrohe has released its bathroom trends for 2018 that prove the room for personal grooming is evolving from a purely function space into a tranquil place to unwind. Here are the three trends Hansgrohe says will be influencing bathroom design around the world this year...


New Report: Fire-safe Cladding – Download Free     by   DECO Australia

12 March 2018

The Australian Government and the wider Australian building industry have been discussing the dangers of non-complicate composite cladding products since the Melbourne Docklands Lacrosse fire in November 2014...


5 Architectural Ceiling Designs with DecoWood     by   DECO Australia

12 March 2018

Architectural timber features offer some great looks for ceilings and high spaces and can take a room from fine to fabulous in an instant. They can achieve a wide range of looks from sophisticated, contemporary lines to traditional, rustic beams...

Infrastructure Australia releases new report     by   Adelle King

09 March 2018

Infrastructure Australia has released a new report, Future Cities: Planning for our growing population that models future growth scenarios for Melbourne and Sydney, and looks at the impact these would have on the cities’ transport network, job accessibility and access to, and demand for, social infr...

How to spruce up your deck     by   Tenaru Distribution

09 March 2018

Sikkens recommends re-coating the deck every 12 to 18 months to maintain the quality, durability and appearance of timber...

Case study: Victorian Auditor-General’s Office     by   Adelle King

07 March 2018

The Victorian Auditor-General’s Office (VAGO), which is an independent agency of the State Government that provides audits to Parliament, has recently been refurbished by Baumgart Clark Architects to help create a healthy workplace and improve collaboration...


06 March 2018

Have you thought about the power of electrical accessories for your interior design? When you say the words ‘interior design,’ most people instantly think about hard and soft furnishings such as tables, lamps, rugs or wall colour palettes...

4 Home Renovation Surprises To Look Out For     by   Alex Pejak

05 March 2018

Thinking of renovating your home? While you may think you’ve got it all figured out after watching several home improvement shows and tutorials on YouTube, it’s not always as easy as it looks...


Construction Company Startup - 5 Must Haves     by   Derek Lotts

28 February 2018

Considering how many construction companies there are, it can’t be difficult to start one, right? Well, not exactly. Sure, becoming a contractor is not that hard but starting a construction company that rests on solid foundations is far from easy...


Advanced Materials and Technologies for Greener and More Sustainable Construction     by   Derek Lotts

28 February 2018

There was a time when all construction was green. Nomadic people of the steppes relied on felt and wooden yurts as they followed their herds. Archaeologists in Ireland and Galicia are reconstructing Celtic roundhouses which had straw bale and mud walls and literally green roofs...

Smart Home Gadgets for 2018     by   Selby Acoustics

27 February 2018

If you are like most homeowners, you are likely starting to at least dabble into the world of smart home gadgets...

Safety measures through laminated safety glass     by   with glass

26 February 2018

Under any circumstances, safety is always the major priority. Let it be at your apartment or even while going alone for a simple walk, it is always essential to keep yourself safe and secure. But to find the right ways of keeping guarded is a quite crucial task...

Knowing the Difference between a Smart TV and an Android TV     by   Steven Lam

26 February 2018

A sizable number of the population have difficulty understanding the basic differences between various sorts of electronics and for those that are not too tech-savvy, understanding the difference between a smart and an Android television can be quite baffling!...

Bathroom Renovation – 5 Possible Issues     by   Derek Lotts

26 February 2018

Your creative bathroom renovation can quickly turn into a nightmare when you’re not ready for possible problems. Even if you’re really skilled in this type of work, things can get out of hand and you can end up soaked in water because your pipes have burst...


Gold Coast father and son lead construction of The Darling’s infinity edge pool     by   Adelle King

21 February 2018

A Gold Cost father and son duo has completed construction of the new infinity edge pool at The Star Gold Coast's new boutique hotel The Darling...