Monthly Archives: September 2011

Non-combustible Ember Guards for the Roof and the Roof / Wall Junction

With the introduction of the new Bushfire Attack Levels and the corresponding construction sections within the building standard AS3959 2009 we find that if you are building in a bushfire prone area then you will have to deal with building … Continue reading

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Is this Land Bushfire Prone, Free Reports on Property in Victoria

If your thinking of building in Victoria at the moment then you can check online if the land you’re considering is bushfire prone at  

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“Click go the Shears” Shearing Sheds by Andrew Chapman

Found this great story on the ABC by reporter Tim Lee, about Photographer Andrew Chapman, who for years, has had a passion for shooting Shearing Sheds. A passion that will become a book.  Shearing Sheds of course are an Iconic … Continue reading

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Building Homes and Sheds in Bushfire Prone, BAL, Ember Attack Areas

Building New Homes and Sheds in Bushfire or Wildfire Prone Regions If you live in Victoria, or are planning to move to and build in Victoria the Black Saturday fires of February 7th 2009 aren’t far from your thoughts.  Historically … Continue reading

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All out of Puff! Big Bad Wolf furious with this Little Piggys Shed.

With recent severe weather events that have been experienced around the country, especially the various cyclones like Larry and Yasi has come the inevitable destruction of sheds made of straw and their counterparts Wood and Steel. This has cost some … Continue reading

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Larnec Steel Doors: Keep Your Shed Secure

How to install an access door in your shed with little fuss or make a Man door in your Man Cave. Do you need a Shed Door? Are you renovating a steel shed, improving access for personnel in your commercial … Continue reading

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Kingspan Air-Cell Insulation installation video Commercial Roof Metal Deck

If you are installing an Air-Cell product like Insulshed, Glareshield, Insulbreak or Insulaire to a Shed Roof then here is a good Youtube guide on how to install. Note that this video is based on a Commercial or Industrial install … Continue reading

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