Articles

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

Let there be light

Good designers know how to manipulate space but, like an accomplished photographer, they should also understand how to compose with light and shadow Le Corbusier

Shadow Boxing

The house that this young family built echoes the bach that once stood on this North Shore land Leah Goddard’s daily walk during lockdown was

Design Bites September

A magical mosaic on our doorstep, a pandemic prism on recycling, and a clear-eyed lens on the world.  What’s got us travelling (we hope): It’s

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