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Rightsizing your business — the right way

Tradie HR director Leigh Olsen says Covid-19 has forced business owners to take some heart-wrenching decisions. Here’s how to go about rightsizing...

Virtual connections in place for NZ Building Industry Awards ceremony

The New Zealand Building Industry Awards are going ahead for 2020, but with changes that reflect pragmatism and innovation.

Government exempts some home improvements from costly consents

Home owners, builders and DIYers will soon have an easier time making basic home improvements as the Government scraps the need for...

Fletcher Building looks to reduce workforce by 10%

Fletcher Building has proposed to cull 1000 jobs in New Zealand and 500 in Australia, which equates to about 10% of its...

Restructures and redundancies on the rise for businesses

The EMA says rising inquiries to its AdviceLine and the announcement by Fletchers of about 1000 redundancies underlines...

Regular Columns

New Zealand’s affordable housing crisis — why is it near impossible to produce low-cost...

Building Today columnist and EasyBuild director Mike Fox says there is a massive disconnect between supply and demand for affordable housing. So...

Personal Warrant of Fitness — get yourself a check-up!

Last week was Men’s Health Week (June 15-21). Registered Master Builders Association president Darrell Trigg says you look after your vehicles and...

Rightsizing your business — the right way

Tradie HR director Leigh Olsen says Covid-19 has forced business owners to take some heart-wrenching decisions. Here’s how to go about rightsizing...

Products

Hitting the sweet spot in bathroom vanity design

Toobi II, designed and manufactured in New Zealand, takes its cue from classic mid-century design, where form follows function and each piece...

The substrate solution for roofing membranes

If you’re looking for the ideal substrate solution for roofing membranes, Strandsarking by Laminex New Zealand is the ideal product.

Containers for a wide range of uses

Sea Containers NZ specialises in shipping container hire, sales, relocations and modifications throughout New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.