The Box™ World of Architecture & Construction

All the latest information, thinkpieces and news from Box™

Building Your Budget

By Andrew Senn | 03 October 2019

Developing an understanding of the costs involved in building a new home is a process not that different from the one involved in completing the…

Beyond the Cost of Housing in New Zealand

By Andrew Senn | 02 October 2019

If you’re seriously in the market to build a new house, you’ve probably already investigated the cost-per-square metre of various architects, design-and-build outfits or group…

How Box™ Saves You Money

By Andrew Senn | 26 September 2019

In short: by not re-inventing the wheel on each project and working efficiently as an end-to-end design and build company. Do you think that architects…

Designed Around YOU! – A Box™ Mindset

By Andrew Senn | 18 September 2019

New Zealanders love to create – they’re not the sit back and let-it-happen sorts. Innovation and action is in their genes. That’s why when it…

Frequently Asked Questions

By Andrew Senn | 13 September 2019

What budgets do you build for? Box™ has worked with building cost budgets from $500k to $3m. Typically, total project budgets are between $750,000 and…

Proud Box™ Team!

By Box™ | 15 August 2019

The team were super excited to win 3 Golds and 1 Category Winner at the NZ House of the Year Awards on Saturday 10th August.…

Box™ article in Stuff

By Box™ | 18 July 2019

How to beat the winter blues by turning your bathroom into a relaxing retreat! https://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/homed/community/113245616/how-to-beat-the-winter-blues-by-turning-your-bathroom-into-a-relaxing-retreat Nothing beats immersing yourself in a bath full of steaming…

Box™ Wins an Award

By Box™ | 14 May 2019

Box™ received a Highly Commended Award at the 2019 Trends International Design Awards (TIDA) – category (Architect-Designed Kitchen)

Compare Apples with Oranges: Understanding m²

By Dan Heyworth | 28 March 2019

When someone gives you a ‘square metre’ rate, it is often impossible to know what is included in this. How do you accurately compare one…