At home with the landscape

Muted tones, simple lines and a low-rise design allow this rural retreat to settle into the landscape Read more

Easy strokes

Choosing an environmentally friendly pool means guilt-free swimming and low running costs Read more

Mountain scene

Overlooking Lake Wakatipu, The Club is the newest addition to Wensley Development Groups' repertoire of investment property opportunities Read more

Green by nature

Choosing the environmentally friendly paint option has many advantages Read more

Back yard bliss

Installing a pool on your property need not be a drama, with the design expertise and easy one-day installation provided by Aqua Technics Read more

Strong and fast

Durable, attractive and quickly installed, Panelrok offers a low-maintenance solution for your fencing project Read more

Sweeping lines

One long, gentle curve transforms a linearlap pool into a sensuous haven Read more

Crystal clear

A frameless glass pool fence will provide the peace of mind you require without sacrificing the view you desire Read more

Rugged and refined

This holiday home is built to share, with plenty of space for entertaining, and a design that blends with the surrounding environment Read more

Lazy days of summer

Dappled sunlight, a tranquil water feature, and a well-paved surface set the scene for this inviting outdoor living space Read more

Endless summer

By extending this home's roof line, the architect has created a sheltered outdoor room that is useable all year round Read more

Inner-city haven

Originally a sterile concrete yard between two factories, this outdoor living space has been transformed by lush landscaping and Edgestone schist from Stutex Stone's Cerastone range Read more





Latest books

Commercial Design Trends Vol 34/02C

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 3403

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 space... Read more

Home Trends 3401

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 often limi... Read more