Calculate your roof truss

Do your own home math When it’s time to replace your roof, the contractor isn’t the only one that has work to do. If you’re in the market for roof replacement, you’ll have to take the time out to educate yourself on a few different roofing components and their dimensions. Having this knowledge will help […]

How do I plan my home’s construction?

Let’s go point-by-point shall we? Once you have a home design that suits your lifestyle and is as energy and water efficient as possible, you need to make that design into a reality.You will first need to choose a builder. Look for one with a good reputation and experience, and commitment to sustainability principles.You can […]

Why are steel frames our planet’s best friends

Steel-framed buildings are increasingly getting more popular by the day. They have found use in both residential and industrial buildings to the extent that you wonder why the sudden shift in preference to steel buildings rather than the traditional brick buildings. The reason for the increased shift in preference for steel-frame buildings over bricks is […]

Steel frames are the best choice!

Here are 10 reasons why With decades of evolution, light steel frames has always been the favorite versatile building material for many builders in modern construction. Steel provides many overwhelming benefits which is why many architects and contractors use light steel over other materials such as concrete and wood. Considering the freedom of design, the […]

Roof truss over rafter, anyday.

10 reasons why you’ll be making the right choice The difference between a truss and a rafter isn’t something most of us think about regularly – but it’s a topic of importance when it comes to building a home.  What’s the best way to hold up your roof? Are trusses the way to go, or […]

Steel framing in bushfire prone areas.

Bushfire prone areas? Steel frames are your best bet. Steel frames bring the future today: they make our homes, schools, older constructions and other properties a safer, more secure place. Where is steel used? Right into the structural infrastructure. Especially in regions with a track record in bushfire, such as the areas around Australia.  How […]