Living sculpture

Contemporary gas fires and flares offer a warming ambience and a welcoming feature these innovative designs are from Gasfx Read more


For a tranquil, warming ambience and a standout feature, contemporary fireplaces from Fireplace Solutions offer hassle-free heating Read more

Living on the edge

The sense of danger and excitement generated by crossing a bridge high over a steep bank vanishes when visitors arrive in this house and see the view Read more

Part of the landscape

To blend with its picturesque surroundings, this country house incorporates Grey Edgestone schist from Stutex Stone Read more

Rustic, but realistic

Lightweight stone cladding has the look of permanence but is easy to manage and install Alpine Stone New Zealand has a broad range of options Read more

The perfect match

Just as every household is different, so are our appliance requirements. The staff at Harvey Norman can help you find the best match for your lifestyle Read more

Street appeal

To ensure the look of this house was in keeping with its overall character, the owners specified Palliside cladding Read more

View point

Whether style, safety or preserving a view, Aluma Balustrades has a solution to match your priorities Read more

Let it rain

To create a lasting impression, the owners of this new country residence specified Gerard Corona Shake roofing Read more

Solid success

Solid timber, pre-finished tongue and groove floors from Readylay are durable, stable and easy to lay Read more

Seasoned classic

This schist and plaster farmhouse by Rutherford Homes captures the old world charm of New Zealand's high country Read more

Team building

Good communication, plus builders and contractors with a passion for their craft made for a successful project Read more





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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. 34/3

The design of our homes – new or renovated – should be an individualistic response to our lifestyle, family set-up and budget. But there are also common requirements we should all aim for – a balance of public and private... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/1

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