Landmark decision

It could have given way to a multi-unit development, but this grand Edwardian villa on a prominent corner site was instead restored to its former glory Read more

Full steam ahead

Running out of hot water is a thing of the past with the new Rinnai Infinity XR continuous flow hot water range Read more

Does size matter?

Turning a pokey, cramped bach into an open-plan haven of rest and relaxation was simply a matter of design Read more

Arrangement with nature

Strong horizontal and vertical lines direct attention outward, through glass walls and doors to the garden Read more

Fresh outlook

Updating the look of your home can be as simple as re-colouring your aluminium joinery Read more

Modern history

Art Deco looks and present-day conveniences converge to create a style in keeping with an eclectic home Read more

First impressions

With the right roofing and cladding materials, it's easy to transform the look of your home or create character where previously there was none, as these projects illustrate Read more

Deco the halls

Finding the right window treatments need not send you around the bend Read more

A stitch in time

Lovingly restored woodwork is teamed with modern cabinetry for a contemporary aesthetic Read more

Bright outlook

A small, remodelled bathroom brings light and luxury to this master suite. It also maximises spectacular ocean views Read more

Cleaning without effort

Do away with the most hated kitchen chore oven cleaning with Smeg's new stainless steel pyrolitic wall oven Read more

Comfort and protection

Anyone renovating a house wants to know their investment is sound. By using a certified builder, it's easier to feel confident your remodelling job is an asset Read more





Latest books

Homes Trends Vol. 34/4

Whether space for your new bathroom is generous or modest, you'll want to create a room that not only looks good but is also a breeze to use. And that often means working around restrictions of plumbing locations, the po... Read more

Home Trends Vol. 34/2

Placing the kitchen at the heart of a home is not just about creating a convenient zone for easy food preparation and eating meals.Just as important is the way it's seen as an attractive place where family can spend time ... 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