The Box™ World of Architecture & Construction

All the latest information, thinkpieces and news from Box™

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 https://www.box.co.nz/portfolio/the-creativehome-2/ 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 cohaus.co.nz) is a vision for urban living that includes less reliance on cars…

Milestone or millstone? Innovation comes down to earth

By Lea | 28 June 2018

Written by Dan Heyworth It’s important to separate the science fiction from the facts in the construction sector, writes Dan Heyworth When I first read…

The Latest Addition to the Box™ Family

By Lea | 25 May 2018

The latest addition to the Box™ family is a stunning rural retreat in Kaiwaka, Northland. We recently uploaded this project to “Our Work”, but we…

City (Un) Limits

By Lea | 27 April 2018

When a prime city-fringe site has a storm-water drain right in the middle of it, what do you do? You work around it. By Claire…

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