Category Archives: news posts
The Victorian government has decided to get its own watchdog, as the federal government moves to abolish the current one. Remember that famous scene in Crocodile Dundee “That’s not a watchdog, THIS is a watchdog”
We are returning to the days of coercion and intimidation on Australian building sites. This is because the Australian Building and Construction Commission ABCC is being dismantled. The unions will have free reign to go back to the days … Continue reading
Imagine finding this well right where you were hoping to build.
There is a very blunt message on the home page of successful and long term Sydney builder, Kell and Rigby Kell & Rigby has suspended trading on all our sites while we review our financial situation. …….We are working hard … Continue reading
The ACCC has cracked down hard on three Queensland builders with fines totalling $1.3 million dollars; The penalties imposed here should be a wake-up call for the construction industry that coverpricing is not a legitimate business strategy. The three companies … Continue reading
Did you have your own cubby house when you were a kid? It may have been a few planks nailed to the inside of a tree trunk that gave you splinters every time you made one false move. Or in … Continue reading
So just what are we reading at buildinginyourblood? Bob Borson’s funny and educational site, what a combination! I seldom see a post here that I dont want to do my own version of. I may even have an architect crush. Sheeesh