Timber Treatments – Can We Trust The Treatment Labels?

All timber used in construction is specially treated to ensure structural durability and longevity – pretty important stuff. But, did you know that there is no compliance standard or national body that oversees the treatment process? Instead, treatment plants undergo self-checking, meaning it’s up to them to decide whether or not their timber is fit [...]

Home Renovations: What’s Possible?

So, you want to transform your home into a rainbow castle with 16 bedrooms, a home theatre, a bowling alley, and a built-in slippery-dip from the top floor to the swimming pool? Yep – that’s possible. The only catch is, you’ll need a pretty hefty budget and an extremely flexible timeframe. The truth is, while [...]

The Importance of Transparent Building Quotes

Are you in the initial stages of planning an extension or renovation? You might be in the process of comparing building quotes. Traditionally, builders provide lump-sum quotes that fail to breakdown expenses, and don’t reveal what is and isn’t included. At RMW Built, we believe our clients deserve to know precisely what they are paying [...]

Does Your Home Contain Asbestos?

If your home was built or renovated between the 1940s and late 1980s, chances are it contains asbestos materials. While studies suggest that asbestos in good condition is harmless, if it is disturbed or damaged, it can put your family’s health at serious risk. Health effects of asbestos Asbestos can have devastating affects on your [...]