Complete cover-up

With little more than a coat of paint, the exterior of this 1960s house has successfully joined the 21st century Read more

Sunny disposition

Several elements conspire to ensure this renovation brings natural light into the heart of the home Read more

A subtle shift in philosophy

Thinking outside the square had a huge impact on the final outcome of the interior design of this apartment Read more

Logical extension

This renovation stays true to the home's 1920s origins on the interior and exterior Read more

Inside out

The addition of a veranda to this house has created an all-new lifestyle Read more

Hidden assets

Sometimes the simple solutions have the most impact walls in this terrace house were peeled back to reveal the original stone Read more

Forever summer

As the last beach cottage on the Manly seafront, this heritage-listed property was ripe for a renovation in keeping with the past Read more

Behind the scenes

Just as the Federation-style facade of this house belies a modern extension at the rear, so many of the sustainable-design features are not obvious at first sight Read more

With respect to the past

This colonial villa has been restored and improved, with some contemporary elements woven into the mix Read more

Up with the play

A renovation project provides an ideal opportunity to introduce the latest home appliance technology. Renowned Swiss manufacturer V-Zug is setting a new benchmark for innovation in the kitchen and laundry Read more

Keeping your cool

Sustainable, affordable and aesthetically pleasing, window film saves on home energy bills Film Pacific presents a hassle-free option Read more

Thinking about sinks

Advice on selecting the most suitable sink for your new kitchen is available in the new Oliveri brochure, published by Tasman Sinkware Read more





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