The Box™ World of Architecture & Construction

All the latest information, thinkpieces and news from Box™

All-Day Parking

By Box | 04 September 2020

Unless you were a local, you’d never know that behind the street façade of this home, is a leafy-and-lovely view of Grey Lynn park. Admittedly…

History at its Heart

By Box | 03 September 2020

Design manager Tony Borland-Lye discusses his favourite Auckland building   As an architecture student at Auckland University, when Tony Borland-Lye headed off on food-finding missions…

What does it Cost to Design and Build a Box home.

By Box | 25 August 2020

https://youtu.be/nb9GBxr5J9c Dan Heyworth, one of the Box founders, discusses the approach Box™ takes when building a new home and how we address the difficult question…

Keeping it Real

By Box | 06 August 2020

A cluster of cabbage trees stretching into the sky, against a backdrop of islands and ocean, is an iconic indicator that locates this property immediately…

Why William the Conqueror is partly to blame for our housing problems

By Dan Heyworth | 06 August 2020

The quest to create affordable housing in New Zealand is an interminable dilemma. But as Dan Heyworth writes, the issue comes from the old British…

Brand New Inspired Design

By Box | 23 July 2020

Box™ Design and BuiltFor Sale – 12a Helen Place St Heliers Auction 12th AugustOpen Homes. | Saturday 1st August 1-1:30pm, Sunday 2nd August 1-1:30pmPaul Neshausen MBA. |…

How the interiors process works

By Claire McCall | 17 July 2020

You’ve seen the interiors in Box™ houses right? The way they look so cohesive and complete and well, just darn fantastic actually. We can’t take…

The Joy of Difficulty

By Box | 17 July 2020

How we tackle a problematic site Is there such a thing as the perfect site? That depends on how you look at it. While many…

Box features in VIVA

By Box | 25 June 2020

Dan talks about how lockdown has changed the way we think about home. Check out the full article in the New Zealand Herald Magazine –…