Passive House Design in the Construction Industry

23 February 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

The construction industry has had to get used to so-called passive house design in recent years. The principles behind it have taken off in Australia, just as they have in Europe and North America. Essentially, the thinking behind a passively designed home, office structure or public building is the same. These new buildings should not rely on ongoing energy consumption to either cool them in hot weather or heat them during winter. Read More 

Reasons You May Want to Consider Floating Docks if You Are Building a Marina

8 January 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you're planning to build a marina, you have a lot of different options. One of the decisions you need to make is whether you want a series of floating docks or ones that are anchored to the ground. There are benefits to both options, but you may want to consider floating docks because of the following benefits. Adjust With Water Levels Floating docks move up and down as the water moves up and down. Read More