Change of heart

The classic facade of this stately residence offers little indication of the total transformation of the interiors and rear of the home Read more

Five-star service

Whichever way you look, the design of this master suite provides a visual treat Read more

The sum of its parts

More than remodelling an outdated house, this renovation project was an exercise in creating a relationship between owner, architect and builder Read more

A backward glance

This converted barn has become a chronicle of its past, as well as providing a contemporary lifestyle Read more

Refined outlook

Close attention to materials, reflections, finishes and textures has transformed this apartment without the need for major structural changes Read more

Urban update

This contemporary, vertical extension to an early 1900s workers' cottage has created a light-filled family living area and reinvented the traditional back yard Read more

Art of glass

In this renovated Victorian row house, a double-height Mondrianesque window transforms the rambling garden into a living work of art Read more

Country chic

This renovation of a 1930s stucco cottage has opened up the interior to provide a spacious, character-filled home Read more

Moving with the times

In renovating this grand, century-old house, the architects retained its traditional character, but created a streamlined, flowing interior better suited to a contemporary lifestyle Read more

Widening the horizon

Incorporating a corridor into this small kitchen not only makes it look spacious, but also creates good storage opportunities Read more

Japanese flavour

This bathroom was renovated to unify it with the Asian-style courtyard it overlooks Read more

On the edge of white

Shades of white keep this bathroom looking clean and light without being sterile, while the darker floor helps anchor the design Read more





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Homes Trends Vol. 34/4

Whether space for your new bathroom is generous or modest, you'll want to create a room that not only looks good but is also a breeze to use. And that often means working around restrictions of plumbing locations, the po... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/2

Placing the kitchen at the heart of a home is not just about creating a convenient zone for easy food preparation and eating meals.Just as important is the way it's seen as an attractive place where family can spend time ... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/1

If you're designing a bathroom for a new home or renovating your existing one, you'll quickly discover how involved the process can be.It's not only the challenge of how to fit the different functional zones into the ofte... Read more