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Sunday September 23, 2018

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Five Materials Changing the Face of Buildings
Commercial
Monday August 17 2015

Five Materials Changing the Face of Buildings

From aesthetics to environmental performance the reasons for exploring new building facade materials are many.

Toilet Rolls Used to Produce Green Building Blocks
Commercial
Wednesday July 24 2013

Toilet Rolls Used to Produce Green Building Blocks

A Filipino architect has created what he claims is one the world's cheapest and most eco-friendly green building blocks using the humble toilet roll as one...

JUST Promises to Bring Ethics to Building Materials
Commercial
Thursday June 6 2013

JUST Promises to Bring Ethics to Building Materials

A new green label devised by the Living Building Challenge promises to provide certification for the levels of social justice and ethics involved in the manufacture...

Tell Politicians Housing is Important: Construction Group
Residential
Thursday June 6 2013

Tell Politicians Housing is Important: Construction Group

Builders and tradespeople throughout Australia are being called upon to take part in a grassroots campaign to demand politicians spell out how they intend to grow...