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Last year, Rosenfeld Kidson made a big move: it commissioned a brand new manufacturing site in Papakura,...
Central heating is a complete system that moves away from the New Zealand norm of having one heat source in...
A few years ago, construction finished on an ultra-contemporary two-storey home nestled into a large,...
Stephen McDougall, the founding director of Studio Pacific Architecture and registered architect for over 30...
Waterproof sheet membranes are often the go-to option when waterproofing a surface, but they have several...
While you may be forgiven for thinking that smaller tiles are more logistically feasible — easier to...
With the ability to be installed to any building, this single solution lighting system and the world’s...
There are many aspects of the home that we consider during construction – what will improve our lives, and...
When Jeremy Benseman​ began his search for the best PDF markup solution for his team of architects, he knew...
ArchiPro sat down with Nigel Montgomery from Marley — who supplied the spouting products for this sprawling...
When looking for cladding solutions for the project, the property developer, Avant Group, knew they wanted a...
Last month, Dimond Roofing partnered with the Kea Conservation Trust (KCT) — a charity dedicated to...
What if choosing a new shower could be a stress-free experience, without the worry of selecting the wrong one?
Sometimes the most special projects start in the simplest of ways. For Halliday + Baillie, the opportunity to...
The word ‘facade’ was integrated into the English language from Old French, itself derived from the...
Designed in New Zealand and expertly made by local craftspeople, this range of pull handles acts as a...
Natural stones are considered to be one of the world’s first green building materials – produced...
Often we focus on choosing the colour and texture we want for a concrete surface, forgetting the importance...
Nurseryman partners directly with architects and landscapers, getting a feel for their individual feel and...
There are a lot of essential materials and processes that go into the construction of a building, and many of...
Voda Plumbingware knows the delicate balance that's needed between form and function in tapware, and this...
There’s no doubt that safety is paramount in educational spaces, so it’s no surprise that careful...
With indoor air quality sometimes found to be worse than outdoor air, it’s important to do everything...
When considering a move to create new spaces in an existing house, the first thought may be to extend or...
If employed properly, sustainable passive design can reduce temperature fluctuations, improve indoor air...
For an upcoming residential development outside Warkworth, the thermally efficient builds called for an...
In a setting where nature is often stripped away to make way for transport and development, green roofs can...
There are many digital project management tools available to the industry, but often a combination of these...
GN Construction is a New Zealand business, independently run in Aotearoa — and it has proved this time and...
Some pest birds have the capacity to cause damage to buildings, machinery, roofs, and more. These problems...
New Zealand’s cities are gearing up for higher density living — and many more people than ever before...
Designers' Collection, an Auckland-based furnishings company, designs all of their own pieces, and then makes...
Surrounded by beautiful gardens and sleek architecture, it was important for the signage at DoubleTree by...
The vivid colour-changing LEDs that light up the extension at Half Moon Bay Marina’s North Pier are hard to...
No longer is concrete just for the brutalists; leading designers and architects are using it to create forms,...
Cladding encompasses different elements: the cladding materiality itself, as well as all the weatherproofing...