Our new logo!

Fairweather Homes has recently embarked on a brand and logo update with Melbourne based graphic design studio Design by Bird. Director Luke Carson worked with us to develop an exciting new logo with strong references to the philosophies and principles that Fairweather Homes has held for the past 32 years. One of Fairweather Homes’ key philosophies is to create homes that respect and work with

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PrefabAUS Conference

The 2014 inaugural conference of prefabAUS brought together representatives from the related areas of architecture, engineering, manufacturing, material supply, property development and construction, universities, government agencies and client representatives. The off-site construction industry is active in all building sectors from bespoke single dwellings to multi storey repetitive apartment towers and health facilities. This conference saw for the first time in Australia a forum to discuss

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Studio in Brunswick

As Melbourne’s urban areas sprawl and the debate around housing density and apartment sizes continues, Fairweather Homes maintains a commitment to infill projects to activate pockets of inner urban land which are otherwise under-utilised. The Brunswick studio replaces a dilapidated store room and workshop with a new garage area with self-contained studio above. This allows for an ageing parent to move closer to the family

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Frame Australia Conference

Frame Australia is the major national event for engineered timber and building pre-fabrication and is a forum for the complete supply chain of structural timber, engineered wood products and pre-fabricated frames. The 2014 Frame Australia Conference, held on May 19th in Melbourne, recorded the biggest attendance since its inception 16 years ago with a record of 400 attendees! We noted at the conference an increased

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We’re supporting FSC Friday!

Fairweather Homes is a member of the Forest Stewardship Council. This global certification body strives to ensure that wood products sourced from well managed forests have a chain of custody from plantation to consumer. We support the use of timber in construction as a sustainable solution. Timber is a renewable resource and contributes positively to reduce  carbon emissions. FSC Friday is the annual celebration of

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