london house

Tiny House Sets London Record

A house in London the size of two parking spaces has sold for STG275,000 ($A501,962) in what is likely to be a record for a property that size in the British capital, one of...

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Design
green interiors

Good Interior Design: More Than Just a Couple of Plants

Was Freud wrong when he argued that the principal task of civilisation was “to defend us against...

Published on 17 October 2014

Construction
construction worker mental health

Construction Suicides Cost Dollars as Well as Lives

While dollar figures pale in comparison to the impact of lives lost, suicidal behaviour among construction industry...

Published on 14 October 2014

Construction
modular house

Huge Opportunities for Modular Building Industry

Significant opportunities lay before the modular building and off-site construction sector in Australia, according to the director...

Published on 16 October 2014

Engineering
skills shortage

Fire, Electrical Engineers in Demand: Survey

Though overall demand is in decline as the resource sector pulls back, skills shortages are emerging in...

Published on 21 October 2014

Construction
housing

Don’t Kill Australia’s Housing Recovery by Pulling the Wrong Levers

There is a lot of talk about housing property bubbles and the risk of a major pricing...

Published on 21 October 2014

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