A Passion for Timber

Have you ever strolled through a historical building and wondered why homes today lack the gorgeous, wideboard timber floors and rich, sold wood beams that older generations enjoyed? Chris Swadling, owner of Ironwood Australia, believes that wideboard flooring and quality timber shouldn’t be a thing of the past. His dedication to supplying “spectacular timber floors and feature timbers,” while simultaneously working to conserve and protect our nation’s forests, comes naturally.

Ironwood Australia

Building a Better Community

Greater Springfield, the largest planned city in Australia, is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. The vision of Maha Sinnathamby and the “brainchild” of Springfield Land Corporation, this ambitious project has successfully transformed an economically and socially depressed area into a vibrant centre for education, technology, and health.

Springfield Land Corporation

Home Automation

Call it ‘domotics,’ and you are likely to receive a blank stare, but refer to it as ‘smart home’ or ‘home automation,’ and you will get a nod of acknowledgement. For the past few years, consumers have heard the word ‘smart’ attached to countless products and services, from food and drink to snacks like popcorn and mobile phones, which no one seems to refer to as a ‘cellphone’ anymore. Yet what, exactly, constitutes ‘smart’?

June 1, 2020, 5:54 AM AEST