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Appreciating and addressing customer needs and, where need be, going the extra mile forms a central part of Corobrik’s philosophy. This was recently made evident to Umdloti pensioner, Anne Harris, when inquiring about ordering 900 concrete pavers to pave the entrance of her family’s home. She lives on a cottage…

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Platinum Manor, a new Central Development Projects affordable housing scheme recently completed in Chantelle Pretoria, features 2.37 million Corobrik Moroccan Red Travertine face bricks. The new development, designed by J A Venter Architects, consists of 220 houses built in two phases – North Village and South Village. Construction began in…

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Brick built homes do not fare well compared to new innovative building systems Injection moulding construction process - moladi vs Brick and Mortar Many Innovative Building Technologies (IBT) or Alternative Building Technologies (ABT) or non masonry building systems, outstrip brick and mortar homes. The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research …

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The energy supply in South Africa has unfortunately become unreliable and is getting more expensive by the day, due to the consistent load shedding and excessive hikes in electricity prices. South Africans have become genuinely worried about the sustainability of Eskom’s ability to deliver reliable power and have begun to…

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As government’s belief in the benefits of clay brick construction for affordable housing grows, Corobrik’s support for this new direction was cemented with the donation of two homes to disadvantaged families from the informal settlement of Lindelani outside Galeshewe in Kimberley. Domestic worker, Annie Motlhodiemang and Moseki Shenovia, representing a…

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EmpowerPEOPLE - Practical Action The world, especially Africa, has a huge problem in addressing the large numbers of unemployed and those living in slums. There is much “TALK” as to the problem but not enough “DO”. This tragedy needs a solution urgently and this is how we see the problem…

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 moladi featured on BusinessDay TV The show, Ask the Property Experts, hosted by Kura Chihota is joined in studio by Hennie Botes. Hennie is the inventor and founder of moladi construction technology, an award winning plastic formwork system designed to produce cast structures in a mould. The speed of the…

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When the garage is the only place in a house that has space for storage - or to use as a workshop - finding enough space to move around and work can be a problem. I found this project on Family Handyman that shows how to make narrow roll-out shelves…

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This project was featured in The Home Handyman magazine and the new offer an online version of the magazine for those of you who prefer to view a digital version. 1 of 610mm x 2400mm laminated pine shelving cut to sizes: - 4 of 667mm x 38mm  - 4 of 667mm x…

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