Memorial Construction

Memorial Construction

You may have heard on the news or on social media about the tragic event that took place in April this year down South in Esperance. Singleton local and avid surfer, 17 year old Laeticia Brouwer, was fatally attacked by a shark while surfing with her father while holidaying over the Easter Break. Having lived..
Bushfire Attack Level Assessments

Bushfire Attack Level Assessments

Bushfire Attack Level Assessments, or more commonly known as BAL Assessments, are the means of measuring the severity of a buildings potential exposure to ember attack, radiant heat and direct flame contact. Introduced in December 2015, BAL assessments have made a controversial impact to the construction industry. There are 6 different BAL ratings which require..
Construction Update

Construction Update

Last week when there was a break in the winter weather, I was able to get out and about to view how some of our building designs in Mandurah are progressing during the construction stage. I visited around 6 different projects; 3 of which I will focus on in this blog entry. Two were new..
Fire Retardant Paints

Fire Retardant Paints

To adapt in the construction industry is essential. There are constantly new and improved products introduced into the market, some of which will replace previous methods of how things are done, and some that will prove to not be very effective and will only be short lived. In regards to commercial design and drafting there..
Welcome To Our Blog!

Welcome To Our Blog!

We have some exciting news! North Coast Design will be completing a weekly blog that will address any important points in the construction industry that we feel may be necessary for our followers and readers to know. This will include such things as exploring current design trends, overviews of new products, personal opinions on relevant..