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What to expect at this year’s Sydney Build

Are you ready for Australia’s biggest festival of construction of the year?
Running a successful business is more than just being a wizard with tools. It’s about taking charge, and connecting with your customers.

Seven hard truths for tradies improving their businesses

Running a successful business is more than just being a wizard on the tools. It’s about stepping up, taking charge, …

What to expect at this year’s Sydney Build

Are you ready for Australia’s biggest festival of construction of the year?
Bec Wilding is proving that no wall is too high for a career in Bricklaying. The 44-year-old started studying in 2023 and hasn’t looked back. 

Why 44-year-old Bec went back to bricklaying

No wall is too high for Bec Wilding. The 44-year-old is loving bricklaying after undertaking a Certificate III in Bricklaying …

All (helping) hands on deck, Q1 summary from Carpentry Australia

What a remarkable beginning Carpentry Australia has had in 2024! To initiate the year, January saw us embark on an …


Tips for when tradies fish remote

I have been lucky enough to live and work in some of Australia’s very remote settings.

Tax time tips for tradies

Now is the time for tradies to be collecting their receipts and reviewing their debts before Financial New Year is …
Cement products Australia

How to measure the perfect amount of cement

Being the best tradie you can be means getting every measurement right. When it comes to measuring cement, why leave …
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Building a tradie business with Beau

Beau Bugeja knew during high school he was built for the trades. He started his apprenticeship when he was 18, …

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The heat is on with Bosch’s GTC 600 C

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The power of STIHL’s AP Battery System

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Weld Australia announced the launch of two free online welder safety training courses for welders and for welding engineers and supervisors.
Tool insurance for tradies

Tool crime is up. Here’s how to protect them

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South Australia to support silica stone ban

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Cat diggers

How Cat’s latest compact track loaders deliver the goods

Building on D3 series compact track loader success, the all-new, next generation Cat® 255 and 265 Compact Track Loaders are …
Iveco buy Australia

Tradies, unleash your potential with IVECO

IVECO’s new generation, work-ready ‘Tradie-Made’ is the perfect solution for tradies who have outgrown their ute and need the extra …

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Gen Z tradies

More Gen Z tradies running their own business: research

New figures have found 30 per cent of Gen Z tradies control their revenue as sole traders or business owners.
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Pump your tyres with the Lock-On Air Chuck

If there’s one thing that drives tradies nuts when on the road, it’s a low tyre.
Pliers buy Australia

The pliers tradies need for serious screws

For both DIY enthusiasts and seasoned professionals, contending with stripped, rusted, or obstinate screws is an all too familiar ordeal.
Diablo Australia

Tradie Tough Test: Diablo Wood + Metal Blades

Being able to cut wood and metal with one blade is a carpenter’s dream. Well tradies, that dream is now …

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How tradies can plan ahead financially

Latest consumer research from global data company Equifax reveals the improved level of trust consumers have with the construction industry.

Tradies! Get what you’re owed

The Australian Government reckons there is $20 to $30 billion in unpaid superannuation. Industry sources claim a further $5 billion …

How tradies can simplify getting paid

When it comes to work on the tools, there’s no one better than tradies. However, when it comes to business …

Australia’s Largest Construction and Design show returns

Sydney Build is set for its biggest edition yet with 500 exhibitors and 500 high-level speakers.

How tradies are turning their phone into a trusty payment tool

Tradies across Australia are discovering Worldline Tap on Mobile as a new addition to their toolbox. Why? Because they appreciate …
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Tradies! Avoid under-insuring with these tips

The New Year is in full swing, but you’ve hopefully got jobs booked well into the new year. As you …