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Choose the right floor to be in your element Totally floored by the colours and choices when selecting your floor? Belgotex Floors’ picturesque “Journey of Discovery” helps you identify which element of life – Earth, Air, Fire, Water or Spirit – defines your style. These five elements reflect our deepest…

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We are looking forward to another successful AfriSam-SAIA Award during 2016 – when the best sustainable and innovative work in South Africa’s building sector is acknowledged and celebrated. With a record 47 entries in the four award categories, the overwhelming response signals a resounding endorsement of the increasing importance of…

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HENNIE BOTES TITLE OF PRESENTATION: Entrepreneurship – A Triathlon FAVOURITE QUOTE Invention creates, Innovation solves. WEBSITE www.moladi.co.za BIO Career highlights: 2006 – Housing Innovation Award Winner of the ABSA Bank and NHBRC (National Home Builders Council) national competition in South Africa - Link 2011 – moladi selected by the Smithsonian…

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Afrikaans Hoër Seunskool in Pretoria – affectionately known as Affies – has just unveiled its completed arts campus, a magnificent two-phase project developed over two years that perfectly blends a state of the art new facility with the iconic architecture of yesteryear. Architect Pieter Mathews from Mathews and Associates said…

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Real estate has always been a solid investment, and the development of it has therefor enabled the construction industry to become an important contributor to the GDP. By establishing proper Building Lifecycle Management (BLM) practices, the investment can be protected and grown. The risks during the design, construction and management…

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moladi - Solving problems The need for quality homes are not being addressed by the conventional masonry construction method. Addressing the lack of skilled artisans moladi designed a reusable mould to simply cast a monolithic reinforced structure insitu. The speed at which the structure is produced reduces the cost drastically.…

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While web design is traditionally thought of as an artistic way to show off a brand’s image, its benefits are really much more far-reaching than that. A well-designed website can lend a helping hand to SEO efforts, increase conversion rates, and improve interaction and engagement with site visitors. Thanks to…

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The movers and shakers of the architectural world in South Africa gathered at Shine Studios in Braamfontein on 2nd September to witness the presentation of the 2015/2016 Corobrik SAIA Awards of Merit for Excellence in Architecture to the cream of the profession. The seven best designs and a book earned…

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  Clay Brick has played an active role within the culture of architecture throughout the ages. When playing famous modernist architect, Louis I Kahn, actor Woody Harrelson said, “A common brick wants to be something more than it is,” In the early 1970s Kahn posed a question regarding bricks, that…

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