Outside the box

If you want to retain your privacy, but don't want to lose levels of natural light, glass blocks provide an aesthetically pleasing option Read more

Sense of arrival

This residence boasts a dramatic entry, large, symmetrical interiors and harbour views Read more

In the mood

Instant flames and constant warmth the latest flame fires from Rinnai appeal to all the senses. They are also designed for maximum efficiency Read more

Welcome home

Masonry-built houses combine strong design with long-term reliability they are a speciality of Dimension Design and Town & Country Residential Read more

Finding a new angle

A Magic Carpet Platform Lift provides access to the upper floors of this home Read more

The outdoor room

With a little imagination and the right paving, you can double the size of your living area. This new Beachlands house features Akarana pavers from Jagas Paving's Platinum range Read more

Standing tall

Achieving a house that responds to its environment as well as your family's needs is a trademark of all Jennian Homes projects Read more

Cocktails before dinner

Coloured concrete enhances resort look Read more

Country chic

Oamaru stone walls and composite aluminium panels highlight the bold, contemporary lines of this country house by ADNZ designer Mark Hale Read more

Fade to black

An integrated Sivoia system controls the amount of natural light in a room while the HomeWorks dimming system takes care of electric light Read more

Finding a new angle

Neutral Resene paint colours allow the scenery to shine through in this seaside home Read more

In character

Tanalised timber beams and Edgestone accents from Stutex Stone's Cerastone range enhance the rustic charm of this new home Read more





Latest books

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 3402

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 togeth... 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