Kitchen, Bathroom Focus Shifts to Renovations
As the boom in new residential building subsides, home renovations is set to emerge as a new area of focus for the kitchen and bathroom industry...
Home Renovations: Australia’s Next Construction Boom?
The latest edition of the HIA Renovations Roundup was recently released.
How Can We Stop Illegal Asbestos Dumping?
Few residents around Australia have witnessed as brazen an effort to dump asbestos illegally than those living in the outer north-west Sydney suburb of Blaxlands Ridge.
Will Housing Boom Lead to More Asbestos Problems?
As the housing boom encourages prospective home buyers to enter the market and home renovation shows inspire people to roll up their sleeves, fears that dangers...
Residential Construction Forecast Remains Healthy
The residential construction industry will see out another healthy year in 2015/16, says the Housing Industry Association (HIA).
DIY Renovations Could Create New Wave of Asbestos Victims
The increasing popularity of do-it-yourself (DIY) home renovations could create a new wave of victims of asbestos-related diseases including mesothelioma, asbestosis and lung cancer, experts warn.