Scene setting

To make the most of your outdoor living area, check out the coloured concrete and exposed aggregate options from Peter Fell Read more

Hardy by nature

The plants on this windswept, hillside property have taken on the elements  and won Read more

Set in stone

Make a solid commitment to the future of your home with stone work from Oakridge Masonry Read more

High exposure

A steep, exposed site is landscaped to provide shelter, sun, views and privacy Read more

Country manor

The owners of this home wanted solid surfaces, both inside and outside, that would look good and stand the test of the time. The team from Original Stone provided solutions and expertise Read more

Coat of many colours

From home exteriors to paving, courtyard walls and decorative accessories, Resene paints can enliven your home and outdoor living area Read more

Blue velvet

The deep hues of a swimming pool enrich your landscape and invite you to relax and unwind Read more

Garden transformation

Whether you're looking for pots and planters or fountains and statuary, Remains of Empire has the accessories to transform your garden Read more

It's not a mirage

This pool rolls over a waterfall and winds down a stream before meeting the spa pool at its far end Read more

Water meets sky

Enjoying a pool that seems to stretch to the stars, or otherwise indulges the imagination, is an easy option with Pleasure Pools Read more

Cover your pool safely and efficiently

You can be confident that your pool will be safe and clean with a Safe-T Cover II from The Pool People Read more

Courting favour

Secluded outdoor living in an urban environment can be achieved through a well placed courtyard Read more





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Ezy Building

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Fowler Homes

These high-quality homes proudly designed and built by Fowler Homes are just the starting point for your own inspiration. They reflect the latest and best  ideas, materials and technologies to benefit your own home Read more

Home Trends 3307

While we might all have ideas for the home design that we want, consulting a good architect or designer will also open us up to other design possibilities that we haven't thought of.To help get you started on creating the home ... Read more