Beyond the garden path

Creating a sense of arrival was a priority for this landscape design by Robin Shafer Read more

Soak up the lifestyle

While you're enjoying a leisurely soak, you can relax in the knowledge that your Hot Spring spa is also running efficiently Read more

A natural alternative

Native ferns and a rocky outcrop replicate the natural landscape in this lakefront property Read more

Hot choice

Extend your time spent entertaining outdoors with the Rinnai range of gas heaters and barbecues Read more

Exterior ambience

Add drama and atmosphere to your outdoor spaces with a selection of exterior lighting options from Lighting Direct Read more

Japanese flavour

Bathing in this Japanese-style hot tub is a Zen experience in winter and summer Read more

Plant passion

If you love spending time in your garden, but could benefit from some expert advice, talk to CGC Landscape Company Read more

Raising the temperature

Your outdoor living space will be so much more inviting when heated by a fire from Fires By Design Read more

Ocean's reach

Located on the edge of the Hauraki Gulf0, this elevated site required natural protection from the elements, without sacrificing the spectacular views Read more

Best of both worlds

Take a dip in your own back yard with a swimming pool from Pool Resources Read more

Open to view

Renovation of this garden re-oriented the aspect to the scenery beyond and achieved a closer harmony with the home Read more

Open up

Designed for year-round use, this light, spacious pool house provides a funescape zone for the whole family Read more





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