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NailStrip. Why is this Cladding Profile so Popular?

Similar in appearance to Standing Seam and Snaplock, the Nailstrip installation method doesn’t require specialist tools – making it a popular alternative for installers who don’t have access to Standing Seam equipment. Nailstrip panels are designed to ‘snap’ together – meaning a low fuss installation and no clips required. This cladding profile is a

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Why use Standing Seam Cladding?

Not just a pretty façade, Standing Seam cladding can give a range of other benefits to a project, add additional value and offer a versatility that other installations simply cannot. Trending strongly in the past few years, the Standing Seam profile is popular for projecting a contemporary, modern, strong and textured look.  You’ll find architects using

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The Best Roofing Materials for Australian homes

What’s the right choice? For something that keeps the elements out of the home, selecting the right roofing materials is a decision to take seriously when building or replacing a roof. Roofing has evolved over time and plays an important element in the architecture of the home. Don’t forget the Australian climate can be

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What’s Shaping Roofing and Cladding Trends?

Building a new home? Renovating or seeking inspiration? We  take a look at the popular choices being used in 2020 and already shaping 2021. Flat Is a contemporary, minimal and modern look in your sights? Not just aesthetically pleasing, flat roofs are also versatile and ideal for modern twists such as a green roof

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In the Kitchen with RHEINZINK

RHEINZINK is a leading producer of titanium zinc, made in Germany,  now available over 39 countries.  The ARBS team completed a Japanese inspired bench and sink early in 2020 using RHEINZINK for Byron Bay builder Twil Constructions. The installation sat neatly inside a Corten steel entertaining pavilion located at a property in Broken Head,

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5 of the World’s Best Copper Cladding Buildings

The charming and sleek characteristics of copper cladding are here to stay. Not just a pretty face, copper is durable, everlasting and incredibly popular with architects + designers due to the unique patina which evolves over time. More than ever, we are seeing projects using a combination of building materials such as  timber, glass,

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Impressive Standing Steam wall Cladding at Lennox Head  

With incredible flexibility and versatility, Standing Seam wall cladding allows for creative design and architecture. It’s really all about those clean,simple but bold lines when it comes to contemporary homes. We see designers using a clever array of mixed materials with creative combinations including cladding, wood steel and stone to give a depth and

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Architectural Flashings in Roofing and Walling Cladding Systems

The popularity of metal cladding and facades is on the increase, and there’s no surprises why. The design appeals to architects, builders and renovators alike due to the range of textures, colours, styles and finishes available. The flexibility of the material, as well as the modern, contemporary look makes for an eye-catching facade solution.

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