In this issue - May 2011
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.
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.
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.
Give windows the green light- change the way you think about energy efficient building with Dowell's new ThermaLine range.
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.
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.
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 - May 2011
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