Pieces of History
Much of the recycled material used in the building process dates back to the beginning of European settlement in Canterbury. Like an episode of antiques roadshow, Martin and Lisa scoured the cityscape and countryside for buried treasure and aging homestead alike. In some cases, these starry-eyed quests yielded significant structural pieces and, in others, maybe a doorknob. This arduous process was a small price to pay relative to the satisfaction derived from preserving and showcasing the fine craftsmanship from days gone by. Have a look through The Laboratories finest elements, immortilised by plaques throughout the building.