Colour with influence

The colours we choose to decorate our homes affect not only the look of the interior, but also the way we feel, says Resene Read more

Special effects

Many designers and homeowners are looking to add visual interest and texture to surfaces with Resene Metallics and Sandtex paints Read more

Eco-friendly alternative

Flooring is often one of the largest items to be replaced during a renovation. Sustainable timber options from The Lumberbank offer a contemporary solution Read more

Cover story

Looking as new, this country home has been extended and revitalised with a new Gerard Corona Shake roof Read more

Precision palette

This roof-raising renovation balances heritage issues with the addition of two colourful modern apartments Read more

Eclectic expression

Four distinctive materials fuse into one harmonious design in this lounge suite by Select Furniture 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





Latest books

Commercial Design Trends Vol. 34/2C

Whether you’re travelling for work or pleasure, your hotel experience can either make or break your trip. Our market report in this issue looks at the changing world of hotel design – from five star establ... 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

Home Trends Vol. 33/7

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... Read more