Technical information

Master Builders team of industry experts provide specialist advice and guidance on a range of technical issues and changes to relevant laws, codes, regulations and Australian Standards.

Technical expertise and know-how

Our team have broad ranging expertise across all technical aspects of the building industry. Whether you're looking for information on bushfire standards, energy efficiency, smoke alarms, fire ants, fire separation walls or termites, or need they can assist you with your enquiry.

If you need assistance on technical aspects of your building project, such as concrete and cement, plumbing and drainage requirements, driveways, cooking appliance clearances, handrails and balustrades, slip resistance, stairways and ladders, waterproofing, water tanks, or just need to know requirements for windows, doors, walling cladding, plasterboard, retaining walls, tiling and roofs, our team of experts can help.

They can also assist you in implementing and interpreting Australian Standards and other building code requirements.

Help during disasters

Master Builders has developed guidelines for disaster-damaged premises to help ensure the safety of yourself, your workers and home owners, and also allow you to more accurately quote on the work required to repair/re-build.

This information is for members only. Please log in using your member details to access this information.

Also refer to Master Builders post-disaster clean-up checklist for information regarding a number of important health and safety issues in relation to flood work.

Need more information?

Many technical questions require advice and information specific to your scenario. Members can access more help and advice, with our technical experts on hand to assist. You can phone us or email us to clarify key concepts and gain tailored advice regarding specific building and planning situations.

Please have your Master Builders membership number handy when you call.