Design bites

A collection of writing, musings, video and information about everything we do at Box, and reflections on the industry in general.

It’s all about the money

It may seem gauche to launch into talking about money from the get-go but, when you’re considering who will design and build what is probably

The lowdown on construction drawdowns

Building a home is an exciting challenge, and financing it doesn’t have to be daunting. Together with Kiwibank, we’ve compiled this no-jargon beginner’s guide to

8 Ways to Get Outdoor Happy

Summer 2022 is on the hazy horizon so we’re looking back at outdoor spaces that put the accent on alfresco  If you’re building a two-storey

Design Bites August

Cool ways to be more planet-friendly What got us fired up: It’s hard not to feel weighed down, if not a little depressed, at the

A Double Dose of Design

The densification of Auckland encouraged by the Unitary Plan comes laced with both challenge and opportunity. The best pathway through the complexities of fitting more

Sun sun sun – here it comes

In uncertain times, people crave stability – and in the first instance, most look for it at home. Those who already have a stash of

Colour in Architecture

Box™ advocates incorporating a splash of rainbow attitude into your new build or renovation Black is not back Any colour as long as it’s black.