Blog – Architectural Roofing + Building Supplies
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
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
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,
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,
We are continually inspired by designs that involve an array of textures, materials and that consider the natural environment. Architects love using premium metals for cladding such as copper and zinc. Not only do they stand the test of time, they gracefully soften, taking on a unique patina developed by the materials exposure to
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
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.