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Timber Happenings
25-May-2016

MacKenzie Consulting is approaching it's 2 year anniversary since commencement and recent activi.... Read More


Tree of Knowledge get 5 year check up
26-Feb-2015

Tree of Knowledge gets 5 year check up with MacKenzie Consulting on the 'job'. http://www.ab.... Read More


Wind and flood damage - Cyclone Marcia
23-Feb-2015

With the recent structural wind damage and flooding as a result of cyclone Marcia many home and .... Read More


Flood Damaged Timber Floors - Need Help?
12-Jan-2015

The recent flash flooding that occurred on the northern end of the Gold Coast will result in some bu.... Read More


4 Easy Tips to Minimise Cupping in Decking
13-Nov-2014

In Queensland's hot climate, decking boards that get full sun exposure are prone to drying out o.... Read More


Decking, Landscaping or Outdoor Timber Project coming up?
13-Nov-2014

The summer months and holiday period are often times when we embark on that next home project. S.... Read More


Check Your Deck - it's 'Decktober'
06-Oct-2014

Queenslanders love their outdoor living and as we move into the warmer months, no doubt many of .... Read More


Timber and Moisture - the # one enemy
11-Sep-2014

A recent inspection and assessment revealed just how damaging the effects of moisture on timber .... Read More


Want to get the right timber for your next project?
09-Aug-2014

MacKenzie Consulting recently supported Timber Queensland to deliver product knowledge update tr.... Read More


AS 1684 & AS1720 Standards
31-Jul-2014

The re-structured Australian Standards Committee, TM - 010, that looks after revisions and editorial.... Read More


Deck Inspection Check List
05-Jul-2014

Really useful guide for homeowners and builders on what to look for. http://www.qbcc.qld.gov.... Read More



Durability Strength Specification
04-Jul-2014

Timber used in exposed to weather conditions needs to have two main attributes. Required strength an.... Read More


Condensation in Buildings
01-Jul-2014

The second edition of the Australian Building Codes Board 'Condensation in Buildings' Handbook h.... Read More


QBCC Standards and Tolerances Guide released.
30-Jun-2014

The Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC) have published their Standards and To.... Read More


Latest Timber News
29-Jun-2014

MacKenzie Consulting have launched their new website. Make sure you check it out - www.timberex.... Read More


New Timber Standard
29-Jun-2014

AS/NZS 8008 - Structural Finger Jointed Timber will be published by Standards Australia on the 30th .... Read More