BUILD Something Great Magazine - March 2012

BUILD Something Great Magazine - March 2012


Formerly called Boral 4 Builders

BUILD Something Great magazine is a National publication for contractors and builders to highlight new and innovative uses for Boral products. This publication was formerly called "Boral 4 Builders".

The new Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne

Custom solutions for new Royal Children's Hospital

The new Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) in Melbourne, Victoria, has seen a mix of new and existing USG Boral Plasterboard products and associated systems integrated throughout the 165,000 square metre, seven level structure.

University of Western Sydney Climate Change Research Facility

Timber a versatile solution for UWS Climate Change Research Facility

Boral Timber’s Kiln Dried F27 (KDF27) structural timber has been used extensively in the development of the University of Western Sydney’s Climate Change and Energy Research (CCER) Facility at Richmond, New South Wales.

Rebuilding communities after the floods

Rebuilding communities after the floods

The Jindalee Bowls Club in Brisbane has been given a helping hand from Boral after suffering considerable damage from the floods that devastated many parts of Queensland in January 2011.

Welcome to the new

Welcome to the New "Stone" Age

Gaining popularity for its similarity to natural stone without the weight and price tag, Boral Cultured Stone® is light in weight and can be less labour intensive to install than real stone.

Boral develops the

Boral develops the "Tie Down" Brick

The tying down of roofing has become a critical issue for builders and home owners during high wind events.

Boral Timber introduces new 10mm profile to flooring range

Boral Timber introduces new 10mm profile to flooring range

Boral Timber has released a 10mm overlay solid strip flooring product, designed to be laid directly over a structural surface, expanding its range of timber flooring solutions.

Community hub scales new heights

Community Hub Scales New Heights

The use of Boral Designer Block™ in the development of the Batemans Bay Community Hub has helped shape the new purpose built Australian Government facility.

Boral's new slimline brick

Boral's New Slimline Brick

New design options for architectural projects are now possible with the expansion of Boral’s brick range in the popular slimline format.

Modern build supports worthy cause in WA

Modern Build Supports Worthy Cause in WA

MoAn elevated position in the coastal suburb of Yanchep, north of Perth, was the perfect location for the 2011 Capricorn Telethon Home by In-Vogue.

Roof Tiles VS the world…

Roof Tiles vs The World…

Ian Betts, McKenzie Roofing NSW has worked in the Roofing industry for 35 years mainly on home extensions and reroofs for owner/builders. Thanks to Ian for his candid answers to some roofing questions we pitched at him…

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