Home Trends Vol. 30/10

New Home Trends features top locations from New Zealand and the rest of the world. New Home Trends is dedicated to provide inspirational design ideas, products, services, and information for home brands or makeovers

Holiday home renovation with new addition, Poggenpohl kitchen, large deck, vertical louvres

1950s bach retains its charm, but gets new extension, contemporary kitchen, monopitched roof, stacking doors, large terrace Read more

Indoor and outdoor pools in evocative Art Deco and rustic settings

These diverse pool settings by Richard Landry call to mind other times and places Read more

Contemporary rural home with mountain and lake views, schist stone walls, large courtyards

Contemporary courtyard house in lakeside setting with pool, terrace, sheltered outdoor living, galley kitchen, schist stone fireplace Read more

Designer Series clip-panel system offers a durable, long-life cladding solution

Achieving clean, contemporary facades is easy and affordable with the Designer Series clip-panel system from NZ Brick Distributors Read more

Tropical garden with pools, waterfalls, bridge, bush paths, spa pool

Tranquil rainforest garden by Natural Habitats with lush greenery, ferns, palms, pools, waterfalls, deck with pergola and adjustable louvres Read more

Contemporary show home with sheltered loggia off streamlined white and grey kitchen and family living area

Fowler Homes Aniston Executive show home in Aotea overlooking Porirua Harbour has large loggia, modern kitchen, alfresco living Read more

Contemporary new clifftop house by Design House has dark glazed cube over monolithic basement

Contemporary home on hill with great sea views through large windows, nestles into trees at rear, open-plan, seamless indoor-outdoor flow Read more

Expansive outdoor living space with stonework, timber decks and fire pit

Outdoor living space and new open-plan living area double size of home. Swimming pool, fire pit and separate alfresco dining and barbecue spaces all feature Read more

Heritage-Tray roofing provides new roofing profile, durability, improved performance

Cost-effective Heritage-Tray roofing from Calder Stewart Roofing with custom flashing, requires no plywood substrate Read more

Look twice

Contemporary rural home with solar screen by Schwartz and Architecture Read more

Narellan Pools agent in the Waikato offers a range of pool styles and accessories

Narellan Waikato creates in-ground pools in a variety of colours ,shapes, and sizes in five to seven days. The pools have a long warranty Read more

Contemporary new semi-detached house with attic level and rooftop terrace

This new family house replaces a semi-detached home that dated back to the 70s. Architect Robin Tan introduced a multilayered facade, which provides vertical balau timber louvres to the upper level, fixed hori... Read more





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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. 34/1

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

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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