Waterproofing membrane ‘saves’ flood-prone house in Christchurch

Four hundred houses in Christchurch — under threat of flooding as the Avon river, swollen by liquefaction after the earthquakes, pushes up the water...

New brushless circular saw impressive

When the team at Makita was first supplied with the specifications for the new brushless 165mm (6.5in) circular saw, they instantly recognised this tool...

A fast and smart fit

Fletcher Window and Door Systems has developed Smartfit to take the complexity and risk out of window installations. The changes to the building code in...

Makita brushless makes a big impact

Makita has been developing brushless motors for almost 10 years, using precision engineering and motor refinement to increase the power and performance of their...

Lots of experience goes into leading site saw

From Germany, Avola are the market leaders in circular building site saws, with more than 50 years’ experience. The TZV315W offers a solid, dependable and...

Cordless refinements maketh the tool

Makita has refined its cordless multifunction tool by removing and refining rather than adding features. Working on the principle that less is more in their...

Independent leasing company deals with all manufacturers, dealers and importers

Autolease is a specialist vehicle finance and leasing provider to private and business clients. Operating nationwide with extensive industry experience, the company’s aim is to...

Cordless revolution continues

Makita says its new DHP481 Cordless Hammer Driver Drill and DDF481 Cordless Driver Drill are quite simply the most powerful cordless driver drills available. Cutting...

Saw bench aiding progress for The Temple for Christchurch

On the site that used to house the Christchurch Convention Centre there’s a curious site that’s attracting a lot of attention. Unlike most of Christchurch’s...

Innovative timber products range launched

Abodo, a company specialising in natural timber, has introduced Elements, an innovative, carbon-negative range of timber building products designed to help create greener, healthier...