Sustainability is on trend for 2020

Building design for 2020 is all about sustainability; a commitment to sustainable development and architecture. As a people we have become more conscious of environmental concerns – the one-use plastic bag ban, the rise in recycling centres, and re-use becoming a common practice. The building industry is following suit. More and more homeowners are becoming [...]

2020-01-29T16:21:44+10:00January 26th, 2020|Building Innovation|

Construction breakthroughs: innovation and technology

Construction is experiencing incredible breakthroughs in innovation and technology. Artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, and advances in sustainable architecture are paving the way for a revolution of energy-efficient, affordable and accessible construction. Here’s some of the exciting trends to watch out for in 2019 - Innovation in Building Materials Building materials are getting all kinds of [...]

2019-03-01T15:35:25+10:00March 1st, 2019|Building Innovation|

Exciting building innovation in Brisbane: world’s tallest timber skyscraper

Australia’s tallest engineered timber office building is now open for business. The building by Lendlease, is situated on King Street and is a part of the $2.9 billion renewal of the Brisbane Showgrounds precinct in Fortitude Valley. It is also the world’s tallest wooden skyscraper and is the latest on Australia’s list of building innovations. [...]

2019-02-13T11:06:50+10:00February 13th, 2019|Building Innovation|

When building is about transformation: beautiful built environments

Our aspiration as a building company, is to create buildings that enhance our coastal lifestyle. We are committed to good design that improves our built environment and contributes to a carefully planned future for our region.  Creativity, lateral thinking, and imagination are imperative to our mission. Riverview Avenue, Buderim. Image by Cade Mooney. [...]

2019-01-25T11:26:19+10:00January 25th, 2019|Building Innovation|

Building Innovation – The Bridgehouse

After more than 20 years as Shadforth Lythgo builders on the Sunshine Coast, Tony and Dean are still excited to go to work each day. They love the innovations that are happening  in building design and  share a personal commitment to building innovation and pushing the building design envelope. Here's a truly innovative housing design [...]

2018-11-29T13:14:46+10:00November 29th, 2018|Building Innovation|