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A series where reality meets renovation.

CSR Bradford is proud to announce that we are the preferred insulation supplier on The Block 2017. The season kicks off on Sunday 30th July. Block it in.

We’ll be bringing you weekly updates on what CSR Bradford products are being utilised in the incredible build. The updates will be coupled with photo galleries to see our beloved insulation in action. As well as the updates, we’re also going to reveal some building insights from Julian Brenchley, The Block project architect.

Bradford is the preferred insulation supplier of The Block
The Block, in Melbourne's trendy Elsternwick

Week by week

What have The Blockheads used and when?

    Week 1

    Bradford – the story behind the stories on The Block

    Wow, what a first week on Australia’s favourite renovation show! First week out and we saw the Blockheads tackling not just a guest bedroom but a full bathroom renovation. Anyone who’s been through a bathroom reno knows how stressful it can be, so we’re really admiring that they managed to get them done (well, all but one) in a week.

    While we loved the final results (personal favourite at the Bradford office was Sticks & Wombat’s mono masterpiece – swooning over that tree tiled feature and the copper fixtures), what we especially loved was all the insulation going around those bathrooms.

    Through the week, in the background behind the main action, we saw Optimo underfloor insulation going under those gorgeous tiles, Bradford Gold batts going into the external walls and ceilings, SoundScreen acoustic insulation going into internal walls, Anticon roofing blanket going under the ColorBond™ roof, and Enviroseal ProctorWrap wall wrap going around the houses as they prepared for the cladding.

    The eventual owners of these homes will be very happy to be not just living in style, but living in comfort in their fully-insulated homes.

    More to come next week!

Our fellow CSR brands are also partners. Check them out.

Cemintel  Gyprock  Viridian  PGH  Monier  Hebel 

Follow the progress on the CSR Corporate site here.

The Block's architect gives you his thoughts on making smart choices & adding value when doing your renovation.

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