Maggie McKiernan - Wednesday, September 06, 2017
In the big building boom around Australia, demolition is a quite common process. Many older residential and commercial buildings are being demolished or partially demolished for renovations. All demolitions have a few unique characteristics, too, which can complicate the process considerably in some ...Read More
Maggie McKiernan - Monday, July 31, 2017
Demolitions – Houses vs High Rise Buildings
Over the next year, two key demolition projects will occur in Australian capital cities - 52 buildings in Sydney's CBD are set to be demolished to allow for the construction of Australia's biggest public transport project. Meanwhile ...Read More
Maggie McKiernan - Monday, July 17, 2017
What is Asbestos?
Asbestos refers to three naturally occurring but harmful minerals that were commonly used in Australian construction before 1990. Is There Asbestos In My Home?
When Was it Built?
Likelihood of Asbestos
The m ...Read More
Maggie McKiernan - Saturday, June 10, 2017
When we hear the word ‘asbestos’ most of us at least know to associate it with danger. But do you know what asbestos looks like or what to do if you find it?
Have a read at most of the common questions
What Is Asbestos and What Risks Does It Pose to My Health?
Asbestos re ...Read More
Maggie McKiernan - Wednesday, May 10, 2017
If you have a home that was built before 1980 in Brisbane, there’s a good chance that it was built with asbestos. One of the common functions of asbestos was insulation and asbestos-containing insulation can be found in basements, roofs, walls and attics all around the country. If left und ...Read More
Maggie McKiernan - Thursday, April 20, 2017
You might fancy yourself a bit of a Scotty Cam or Jamie Durie, but knocking down buildings is no place for an amateur. When it comes to demolitions, leave it to a professional (/request-a-quote). Demolitions involve a whole range of tasks that would be foolish to embark on without a certificatio ...Read More
Maggie McKiernan - Thursday, March 16, 2017
Have you got a Commercial, Industrial or (/commercial-industrial-demolition) residential demolition (/residential-demolition) coming up? You might be interested in the common techniques for demolition so that you know what to expect during the project. Here are common ways of bringing down bui ...Read More
Maggie McKiernan - Thursday, February 16, 2017
‘Demolition’ isn’t one of the nicest words in the dictionary. It brings to mind destruction, loud noises, buildings falling down, large amounts of waste and a huge carbon footprint. However, besides the economic good that can come from demolitions (/logan-city-demolition-b ...Read More
Maggie McKiernan - Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Take a walk around your neighbourhood and you might find abandoned buildings and industrial sites. They probably haven’t been used in years, but there they sit, taking up space and affecting the surrounding landscape.
Rather than leaving abandoned properties to attract squatters, thieves and ...Read More
Maggie McKiernan - Monday, December 12, 2016
Have you been doing some work around the house and noticed an outline on your flooring tiles in a 23 x 23 cm pattern? Maybe you took a look at your pipes and saw some white or grey insulation remnants? There are all kinds of signs that you might have asbestos in your home (http://www.logancityde ...Read More