Here are a few items of news that may be of interest
Striking Façade to Historic Leederville Landmark
Linear’s most recently completed project has been featured in the December issue of The Builders Choice Magazine. M/24 by Match comprises 39 residential apartments and four commercial units built over five levels. Located on the doorstep of the Leederville strip, this impressive contemporary manifestation of 21st century living used to be the Golden West Aerated Water Company in the ea...
Is your high-rise building fire safe?
In terms of fire safety, high rise buildings present several unique challenges not found in low-rise buildings. Longer exiting times, mass evacuation, fire brigade accessibility, smoke control and spread of fire are all necessary factors to be considered to minimise the risk to occupants, and the costs to building owners. Growing cities, such as Perth, eventually experience the forces th...
The Time is Right
The stars are finally aligning for alternative building systems in the WA housing market. With a declining bricklayer and wet plastering trade base, smaller and tighter blocks and a push towards Eco friendly and sustainable forms of building, HEBEL ticks the right boxes. Other systems on offer incorporate synthetics, Hebel is a true masonry, supplying the look and feel that the WA public have enjo...
Hebel – The Green Alternative
Awarded the Good Environmental Choice Australia (GECA) label, in accordance with the international standard ISO 14 024, Hebel has clear environmental benefits over concrete and brick veneer. In an independent Life Cycle Assessment (the leading methodology used to quantify the environmental impacts of a product’s entire life) undertaken by Good Environment Choice Australia, in accord with int...
Aerostone is always on the lookout for various finishes to the Hebel. Coharo is now part of our range of finishes, offers a range of Dado cement products, which, when sealed gives a smooth, industrial look, previously only achievable with a trowel polished concrete. It has been well received by landscapers, designers and architects. This hardwearing external finish give...
The Real Deal
CSR has manufactured Hebel for over 20 years in Somersby, NSW. Aerostone has been the WA state distributor for the past 16 years. In applying good old fashion WA ingenuity, Aerostone has transformed the Hebel into add on features for the residential market. Due to the vast distance from NSW, the product has been relatively expensive as a mainstream building material, with the adde...