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NEW Colours released

2017-05-16 11:34:12 austech

Austech’s New colours released May 2017 will compliment your dream or existing home.
BANKSIA CLAY – the new shade of Green offering a fresh and welcoming colour to the palette.

HARVARD SLATE – our new darker shade of Grey for all those people looking for a contrasting colour.


Enviroshield Vinyl Cladding

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NRG Green Batts - Wall, Floor and Ceiling Insulation.

2015-04-22 10:16:33 austech

NRG Insulation is a cost effective, energy efficient building solution, designed for wall, ceiling and floor insulation.  NRG Insulation is suitable for the internal insulation of timber and steel construction.  Keep your heating costs down year after year with NRG Green Batts Insulation.

Benefits and Advantages:

  • Easy to install – Handyman or do it yourself
  • No fixing required
  • Fire Retardant
  • Moisture Resistant
  • Sound Rating
  • Save on Heating Costs
  • R1.85 Thermal Rating (50mm Green Batts – 12 per pack)
  • R2.11 Thermal Rating (60mm Green Batts – 10 per pack)
  • R2.76 Thermal Rating (85mm Green Batts – 7 per pack)

Pre-Floor Insulation   &   Post-Floor Insulation:nrg-grren-batts-pre-floor-installation


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Two NEW colours available:

2015-04-22 10:02:27 austech

We are pleased to announce two new colours to our Enviroshield Vinyl House Cladding range.  ‘Vintage Cream’ and ‘Estate Gray’ are now available from Austech Queensland.  These two new classic colours will be a favourite and a perfect addition to our extensive colour range.  Enviroshield Vinyl House Cladding is attractive, cost effective, enduring choice to your renovation or new home, it’s realistic woodgrain textures and distinctive colour replicates the classic appeal of ceder.

Vintage CreamVintage Cream

Estate GrayEstate Gray

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Sunhoods & Blades

2015-04-01 15:59:04 austech

Sunhoods & Blades will enhance the architectural appearance of modern design, whilst providing ‘shading’ and ‘weather’ protection over windows and doors.
There are many benefits, some of these are:
* NRG Greenboard has CodeMark acceditation and complies with the Building Codes of Australia,
* Design simpicity,  lightweight construction,  speed of installation,
* No more costly fabrication or forming-up, suitable for residential, commercial, industrial or refurbishment,
* Providing a ‘polymer modified fully reinforced render system’,
* Extensive choice of textures and colour finishes (applied by licensed trades persons on site).
* Assist in Compliance with BCA 2006 – Volume Two-Shading.
Sunhoods and Blades are designed for Aesthetics and Energy Efficiency purposes and are engineered for wind loading, not as a trafficable area (i.e. platform/support area).

Description – Standard Length of 2500mm
Sunhood – Window/Awing     300mm Width     170mm Front Height     210mm Rear Height    200mm Bracket Size
Sunhood – Window/Awing     450mm Width     170mm Front Height     210mm Rear Height    300mm Bracket Size
Sunhood – Window/Awing     600mm Width     170mm Front Height     210mm Rear Height    450mm Bracket Size
Sunhood – Window/Awing     750mm Width     170mm Front Height     210mm Rear Height    600mm Bracket Size
Sunhood – Window/Awing     900mm Width     170mm Front Height     210mm Rear Height    750mm Bracket Size
Blades                                           As Above             170mm Front Height     170mm Rear Height    As Above
Special sizes within the limit of widths shown may be ordered – price on application.

Light reflective value (LRV) is the total quality of usable and visible light reflected by a surface in all directions at all wavelengths when illuminated by a light source.  LRV is a measurement that tells how much light a colour reflects, and conversely how much it absorbs.  NRG EPS (polystyrene) sunhoods should have a recommended minimum reflective value of 40% as the final; paint application.  This will assist in reduced heat impact to horizontal surfaces and reflect intense summer temperatures.


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Energy efficient underfloor insulation

2014-08-18 14:03:08 keely

Austech are proud distributors of NRG Greenbatts, an insulation product that gives a smart solution to the problem of under floor insulation in new homes but can also be retrofitted into existing homes.

The products insulation system has been designed to be quick and simple, while also being self-supporting in most situations. This makes it especially useful in pole homes and timber framed houses. NRG Greenbatts are so easy to install that you can do them yourself, no need to pay a builder! 

There are a range of different sizes and thicknesses available to fit almost any floor joist system, while offering varying thermal values to match your specific needs. With thicknesses available from 50mm to 85mm, you can pick the system that best suits your property. .

The high R-value is achieved with a snug fit between joists to create a pocket of stabilized air. This protects the home from the extremes of temperatures under the floor, making it a more comfortable place to live.

The stabilized pocket also helps to eliminate the flow of air between the floorboards, preventing a cold breeze from cooling your house in winter. This can also help with damp reduction since moisture soaked water vapor can no longer pass into the house directly through the floorboards.

Greenbatts also contain a fire retardant and will not support a flame; furthermore, if it is involved in a fire it only has a level of toxicity similar to that of burning wood so you can rest assured that your home is safe.

NRG Greenbatts are an extremely versatile product and can easily be used for tricky insulation jobs, including walls, tight ceilings and sheds since it is extremely light weight, self-supporting insulation and works with many surfaces.

For more information on Austech’s range of underfloor insulation, click here

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