The Box™ World of Architecture & Construction

All the latest information, thinkpieces and news from Box™

Box™ features in STUFF

By Lea | 06 November 2018

8 Ways to design and decorate to maximise the summer sun!    

Dan Heyworth | Guest Writer in The Spinoff

By Lea | 07 August 2018

Prefab building, the great hope for the housing crisis, is teetering on disaster      

Box™ features in NZ House & Garden – August Issue

By Lea | 06 August 2018

This stunning Box™ home in Westmere features in the August issue of NZ House & Garden.    

Box™ comes up Trumps – it’s not fake news!!!

By Lea | 06 August 2018

Box™ scoops 4 awards at the 2018 Master Build House of the Year competition The Creative House won Gold and Overall Regional Award for PlaceMakers…

How Box™ Saves You Money

By Dan Heyworth | 25 July 2018

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…

Building Your Budget

By Dan Heyworth | 25 July 2018

The most important thing is to be clear on what your budget is. And be honest about it! You may have a clear idea or…

Frequently Asked Questions

By Dan Heyworth | 17 July 2018

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

A New Box™ Build on a Special Waterfront Site

By Lea | 04 July 2018

The challenge for the Box™ design team was to create a spatially efficient home that maximized the panoramic views of the Manukau Harbour. The end…

Co-housing: an island example

By Lea | 02 July 2018

Written by Claire McCall The proposed co-housing development in Grey Lynn (see is a vision for urban living that includes less reliance on cars…