Ahead of the DesignBuild event in Melbourne on 2 – 4 April 2014, we reveal some of the product innovations to be exhibited down ‘Innovation Alley’.

Innovation Alley will showcases 16 of the top new and innovative products from the show floor. 

Here are some of the innovations that will feature:


3D Printing Systems- UP Plus 2 3D Printer

The all new UP Plus 2 3D Printer features automatic platform levelling along with automatic platform height detection. It is the latest version of the award-winning UP Plus 3D printer. Based closely on its predecessor, but with a host of innovative new refinements, the UP Plus 2 is the easiest to use desktop 3D printer available on the market. http://3dprintingsystems.com

(Words: Design Build.  Images: UP Plus)


Pipers International - Smart Shower Head

The Smart Shower Head is proudly designed for you by Pipers International, Australia’s leading shower & glass company. Through Bluetooth Wireless connectivity you can now stream audio including music and pod casts, or chat to friends while in the shower through your Smart Shower Head. Uses waterproof and noise reduction technology and features a USB for charging.  Available in Masters Home Improvement.  www.SmartShowerhead.com.au 

 (Words: Design Build.  Images: Pipers International)


Brightgreen- D900+ LED Downlight 

Premium LED lighting company Brightgreen’s D900+ downlight combines market-leading energy efficiency, superb brightness and an interchangeable fascia system to give you the freedom to express yourself through your lighting choices without refitting your lights or compromising light quality. The D900+ offers airtight gimballing, a 7-year warranty, 70,000-hour product lifetime and Tru-Colour 95CRI technology, bringing interiors to life like never before. www.brightgreen.com

(Words: Design Build.  Images: Brightgreen)


LumoRail- LED Signature Series

LumoRail illuminated LED handrails provide a subtle, elegant and innovative alternative to staircase lighting, stairwell lighting, step lighting and pathway lighting. With a range of applications from single LED to LED grouping and continuous strip lighting, we’re sure to have an application that best suits the aesthetics of any home.  www.lumorail.com.au

(Words: Design Build.  Images: LumoRail)


Enviro-Tech-Electronic Toilet Flush

Hands Free sensor activated toilet flush with in wall concealed cistern; Elegant, contemporary design with stunning glass display panel, LED lighting, ‘no touch’ dual flush activation and exclusive manual over ride flush function. Sensor activated toilets now suitable for apartments, homes, hotels offices, and retail, as well as the usual commercial facilities.

(Words: Design Build.  Images: Enviro-Tech)