Boral For Builders - May 2011
Boral for Builders

In this issue - May 2011

Boral Midland Brick

Timik & Boral Midland Brick attain 10 Star energy rating

Boral Midland Brick's Milano Face brick is featured in a 10 Star purpose built house in Western Australia which has achieved the highest energy rating currently possible in Australia.

Coonex™ Blocks

Masonry Connex™ Blocks

The versatile and simple to install Boral Masonry Connex™ Mortarless Block System is an innovation in building materials. Developed by one of Australia's leading manufacturers, this new dry stack system is the first of its kind.

Hilltop House

Timber Hilltop House Project

Boral Timber's hardwood products have been used to provide strength and stability to a bushland dwelling in Pittwater NSW. The project brief was to build a contemporary home that would mirror traditionally crafted cottages in the area.

Dowell ThermaLine™

Dowell ThermaLine™

Give windows the green light- change the way you think about energy efficient building with Dowell's new ThermaLine range.

Escura brick

Escura Smooth Face Brick

Several Boral products, including the Escura Smooth Face Brick were used in the design of an inventive house in Sunnybank Hills Queensland.

Flood repair

Restoring a house after flood damage

The recent devastating floods in Queensland and Victoria left many people at a loss to know the best way to clean up and repair their home. Boral has put together key information compiled by industry bodies which addresses how to repair flood damaged homes.

Linear Cornice

USG Boral Linear - the practical alternative to square setting

USG Boral Linear is at the forefront of contemporary cornice design. Characterised by its smooth, architectural lines, Linear square edge cornice is the very latest in square look design themes, perfect for both modern residential and commercial interiors.


Boral's BridgeWood Rail Deck system

Boral Plywood has undertaken extensive research and development to develop an engineered wood product alternative to traditional hardwood products used in the construction of timber rail bridges. Boral's BridgeWood® Rail Deck engineered wood system was selected as the best replacement option for the Illawarra Highway rail bridge.


Boral Victoria introduces glow in the dark concrete

Boral Concrete Victoria has combined the beauty and strength of stone with a luminescent concrete aggregate to produce an innovative product which glows brightly in the dark.

Boral for Builders magazine

Boral for Builders magazine - May 2011

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