Category Archives: Pacific Teak

On site with Mortlock: Bunbury May 16

Last month we visited a project under construction by Wayne Stepnell Building Services. He used Pacific Teak Trendplank Cladding which is ideal for coastal applications due to its dimensional stability and weathering properties Wayne and his team are exceptional with there attention to detail…. here are some snap shots…. Find out more about this product at

Timber Movement

Wood is hygroscopic, which means its moisture content (MC) will fluctuate based on the relative humidity (RH)of the surrounding air. As humidity increases, the MC increases, and the wood expands, and as the humidity decreases, MC decreases, and the wood shrinks – this is an unchangeable fact however movement can be accurately predicted and allowed for! […]

Hillarys Residential Landscape

This project was designed and realized by award winning landscape designer Guy Mouritz from Ritz Exterior Design. Here’s what Guy has to say: “This beautiful exterior was our most challenging project ever, the home is a stones throw from the beach this meant our design and specification had to cater for conditions that strip paint from […]