Behind the scenes

The front of this waterfront property gives little hint at what lies beyond the house opens up to a large internal courtyard and an expansive sea view Read more

Building big dreams

Working with a proven team of design professionals will ensure your new home lives up to your expectations both inside and out Read more

In the frame

Positioned within a three-sided glass box, the formal dining room at the Elephant Estate Winery is painted in Resene colours that were chosen to form a backdrop to the picturesque view Read more

Into the blue

Built above ground to sit flush with a timber deck, this new pool from Mayfair Pools features a Paremata Sand interior Read more

Green choice

From the double glazing to the tight seals, this joinery ticks all the boxes for energy efficiency Read more

Welcoming air

This spacious family home combines versatile living options with a strong connection to the outdoors Read more

Rural idyll

This American-designed farmhouse meets all local building code requirements thanks to the skill and experience of a Certified Builder Read more

Bending the rules

This bold design owes its success to an understated curved glass balustrade Read more

Point of difference

BRANZ-appraised products feature in the David Reid Homes show home Read more

Lie of the land

This substantial family residence combines contemporary living with a strong respect for the rugged scenery it overlooks Read more

Outside and in

Thoughtful material choices help bring a sense of balance to this asymmetrical house Read more

It's all in the design

With plenty of street appeal, this large family home is easy to live in, thanks to Landmark Homes' attention to detail 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. 34/3

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. 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