Lifestyle first

Window system provides passive ventilation Read more

Best foot forward

Professional design advice can ease the stress of selling your house the team at Yellowfox has the experience to help Read more

Seaside lifestyle

Made to impress this show home was designed and built by Contemporary Homes Read more

On the beach

Carpets from Feltex give this casual seaside home a touch of cosy luxury Read more

Sculpted in stone

A strong presence and timeless good looks are intrinsic to hand-carved stone mantles from The Natural Stone Fireplace Company Read more

Family favourites

In a busy kitchen the right appliances can be your trusted allies all Westinghouse models combine good looks with functionality Read more

Spoilt for choice

With plenty of options, you can find products to suit your style at Apollo Bathroom & Kitchen Read more

Artistic influence

With a spotlight on art from New Zealand, this short-stay apartment surrounds international and local visitors with Kiwiana Read more

Natural progression

Updating a traditional gable style links this house to the past as well as connecting it to a long-established neighbourhood Read more

Bend the rules

The range of materials for houses means we are no longer bound by four straight walls and a door curved glass goes with the flow Read more

Vertical lines

A carefully designed lighting scheme highlights the features and functionality of this home Read more

Precise outcome

Tailoring your dream house to match a tricky section calls for experience Rod Percival Builders can help Read more





Latest books

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. 34/2

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. 33/7

While we might all have ideas for the home design that we want, consulting a good architect or designer will also open us up to other design possibilities that we haven't thought of.To help get you started on creating the... Read more