Tag Archives: sustainable development

Design Trend of the Month – Interior Design Trends 2021

The top interior design trends for 2021 feature vintage, natural elements and even Grandmillennial! No matter which style you like, the trends are all about making the most of your space, incorporating nature and repurposing where you can. All with a touch of colour!  Home office interior design trends As many of us experienced working…

Design Trend of the Month – Cottagecore

For this month’s design trend, we explore Cottagecore and how to embrace this aesthetic to enjoy a more simplistic lifestyle.     What is Cottagecore? Have you seen the Cottagecore craze on TikTok and Instagram? If not, don’t worry, we have you covered. Simply put, Cottagecore is a romanticised take on a paired back lifestyle…

Celebrating Women in Construction; Melanie Rollings, The Tradie Lady

This International Women’s Day , we celebrated three Women in Construction who are showing Australia that there is an equal industry workforce on the horizon. Melanie Rollings, founder of The Tradie Lady, talks to us about how she is reshaping the minds of young girls and boys through her construction of playgrounds at childcare centres…

New National Carbon Offset Standards for Green Buildings and Sustainable Developments

“Within the Australian market there’s a real appetite for innovation and that doesn’t just mean the latest technology; it means new ways of approaching solutions, new ways of thinking about things, or new ways of dealing with very old, very original challenges.” – Robin Mellon, Executive Director of Advocacy and Business Services,   Green Building…

Top 4 Ways That Old Construction Methods Cost Developments

The comfort of falling back on traditional construction methods can seem like the safest option for commercial developments; but are these outdated options truly the strongest choice? In a world where innovation has improved technologies in all areas of industry, it’s time to take a look at the four areas in which old methods are…

EnduroMax® – the next generation noise wall technology

A noise problem Australia will embark upon a frenzy of infrastructure development in order to alleviate the severe pressure on transit systems created by population gains. The new infrastructure works will require effective noise pollution measures to prevent vehicle or train traffic from disturbing adjacent residential areas. Such noise pollution solutions will be especially important…