Far horizons

Bifolding doors allow interior and exterior spaces in this home to merge, while the careful positioning of rooms and windows directs sight lines towards the sea views Read more

Small but perfectly formed

Containing a swimming pool, barbecue, fireplace and alfresco dining area, this courtyard has every occasion covered Read more

Night and day

Originally an industrial warehouse, this property has been transformed into an urban, loft-style house, complete with a courtyard outdoor living area Read more

Filtered ambience

Whether it's temperature control over your indoor spaces or preventing harmful UV rays, SunGard offers a broad spectrum of window film solutions Read more

Natural selection

Whether it is a rustic table in reclaimed hardwood, or a modular outdoor kitchen, Australian Outback Furniture brings a natural touch to your outdoor spaces Read more

Flair and finish

Natural stone products enhance projects inside and outside Sareen Stone can provide inspiration Read more

Pocketful of posies

The traditional cottage garden at the front of this Victorian villa belies the more formal, structured landscape at the rear Read more

Architectural origami

Nothing is quite as it seems in this new beach house roofs turn down to form walls, corners open up and walls fold into decks and floors, effectively wrapping the house in a rich timber exoskeleton Read more

Going with the flow

This small garden makes a big impact with a distinctive water feature and layers of foliage that create texture and interest Read more

Power house

A high-performance kitchen is essential in a holiday home. The latest Fisher & Paykel products make entertaining a breeze Read more

Of boxes and bowers

From its clipped box hedges and specimen trees to its vine-covered Italian grotto, this classically inspired garden is a step back in time Read more

Down the garden path

A crushed-shell pathway, meandering watercourse and large drifts of colour enhance the visual impact of this hillside garden Read more






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