Building designers – Gone by 2030?

Building designers – Gone by 2030?

As part of Architecture Week 2016, Productspec was asked by the ADNZ society to help host a debate at the City Gallery centred around the changing role of the designer in today’s rapidly evolving market. The question posed to the two teams was a tricky one...
COLORSTEEL® caps this house that turns heads!

COLORSTEEL® caps this house that turns heads!

A new attraction on Christchurch’s Canon Ridge looks like a box gift-wrapped in black and tied with a bright orange ribbon. In fact it’s a family home, designed by Christchurch architect John Chaplin of Chaplin Crooks Architects to maximise both the best views and the...
Colin and Wendy find purity in white

Colin and Wendy find purity in white

When Colin and Wendy planned a house to replace their old 1950s Mangawhai Heads bach, they had a very clear vision from the outset. The new house would be pure white. Crisp, elegant and beautifully detailed, the house borrowed architectural references from both the...
Paint colour trends for 2018 and beyond

Paint colour trends for 2018 and beyond

It’s time to make a colour connection. While it may seem like only yesterday we were celebrating the New Year, colour experts are already predicting our palettes for 2017 and 2018. The new The Range 2018 fashion colours fandeck brings together the latest of these on...
Wainoni Pak’nSave

Wainoni Pak’nSave

Pak’nSave has 53 stores across the country, their policy being to provide the lowest food prices in New Zealand by following a unique warehouse setup that cuts cost for cheaper product prices. Their stores have a practical and convenient setting that doesn’t...