"Carl, you predominantly work for Custom Green's sister company Customised Projects. Can you tell me a bit about your role?" – I am the General Contract Administrator. My duties include liaising with clients, contractors, procurement, project accounts. On a daily basis I am the link between site...

Vernacular Design- what does it mean? In “A dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture” James Stevens Curl explains it like this: “Unpretentious, simple, indigenous, traditional structures made of local materials and following well-tried forms and types.” Frank Lloyd Wright described vernacular architecture as "Folk building growing in...

In a recent study of “What Matters Most” for housing in the Perth and Peel region, almost 90% of respondents said that building materials mattered to them when choosing a home.1 53% of this group said that they would prefer double brick. This marks a reduction...

As the evenings start to get darker, and the mornings crisp and chilly, those of us living in draughty or poorly insulated houses are dreading the descent into winter. But there are plenty of steps we can take to keep ourselves cosy in winter without...