Heritage house renovation

Welcome to the new HOUSING website

Browse HOUSING articles plus access a wealth of up-to-the-minute news, expert commentary, special features, profiles and more in between issues.

HIA is excited to launch HOUSING online, a dedicated website for HIA’s national flagship magazine for the Australian residential building industry.

Here you’ll find all of our HOUSING articles from each print edition, plus a wealth of up-to-the-minute news, expert commentary, special features, profiles and more published in between issues.

HOUSING is one of Australia’s most respected industry publications, showcasing innovation in design and construction, inspiring housing projects, the latest products, future trends and in-depth analyses. Our goal is to inspire and inform Australia’s building professionals, as well as showcase the talent from within the ranks of HIA’s membership to the public.

HOUSING’s information-rich platform is designed for anyone looking for reputable content about home building – whether you’re in trade, a supplier or are commencing your home building or renovation journey.

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'We do all of this to give Australians a foundation they can depend upon;

Today and Tomorrow.

It's not just why we began, it's why we exist for the future.'

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Kitchens, Bathrooms and Interiors

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Colours of sanity

Wattyl has provided insights into the ideal colour palettes to help revive the home and improve mental health during COVID-19.

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Divide and conquer

Open-plan living has become increasingly popular over recent years. But there are times it can limit privacy and make it harder to zone areas. Here are a few ideas to help divide a space without putting up walls.

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Get a load of this

You may be an old hand when it comes to installing basins, vanities and laundry troughs but incorrectly applying water-resistant and waterproofing requirements could mean you’re failing to meet the building code.

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2020 Vision

Though we’re just dipping our toes into the pool that is the 2020s, there are already a few vibrant trends vying for our attention – and a few understated styles quietly stepping up to the podium. From building design to interior décor, these trends are set to make a splash within the home this year, offering enough variety and versatility to serve as inspiration for a permanent or seasonal change.

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Gone green

One had the vision and the other the expertise, and between them two Perth brothers formed a natural partnership and a passion to transform a pre-1900 heritage home, where the kitchen is the star.

In Focus

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Limiting time onsite

How should I manage my construction sites during Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

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I'll have what they're having

If you’ve ever had equipment stolen or a contractual dispute, you know the value of good insurance. Getting the right cover is key, and that’s where HIAIS can help.

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Get a load of this

You may be an old hand when it comes to installing basins, vanities and laundry troughs but incorrectly applying water-resistant and waterproofing requirements could mean you’re failing to meet the building code.

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Domino effect

One by one we’re seeing industrial manslaughter laws being introduced in Australian states and territories. So, what does that mean for employers?

We hope you enjoy browsing the site, and find it easier to read and share all things housing related. We’d also love to hear your feedback so feel free to get in touch by emailing housing@hia.com.au

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