Trends Volume 31 No 10

Trends Home brings you the best homes, kitchens and bathrooms, both local and international. Each issue is packed with great images, ideas and information on design, products and services to help make your project a success.

Contemporary new home replaces home demolished following Christchurch earthquake

Modern new home in Christchurch features concrete panel construction, large, open-plan family living area, covered terrace, outdoor kitchen Read more

Contemporary coastal home by Bravo Ltd Builders with Palliside weatherboards

Seaside location, inviting outdoor areas and a high-end build ensure this new home ticks all the boxes for family livin Read more

Efficient under-counter storage systems from Tanova solve laundry storage problems

Double or single basket options provide convenient, under-bench storage for laundry, bathroom, wardrobe and kitchen Read more

Contemporary master suite in white and light grey with wading basins, geometric forms

Modern master suite by architect Anthony Rechichi features wading basins, angular freestanding bathtub, stone tiles Read more

Renovated 1970s apartment with Mid-century Modern furniture, teak and walnut veneer

Contemporary apartment renovation with Mid-century Modern design influence, large master suite, bar, wood veneer, vintage tiles Read more

Timber-lined bathroom in mountain retreat holiday home and architectural studio

A freestanding bathtub, American oak boards and marble tiles with an antique finish feature in this bathroom in a mountain retreat Read more

High-end Illuminati backlit glass panels can transform a kitchen or interiors project

Available in 4000 tones, colour-changing or static Illuminati LED-lit panels suit a wide range of interiors Read more

Master bathroom with glass shower wall, curvaceous tub, wenge vanity and clerestory windows

A textural concrete wall, sculptural tub and wood vanity are features of this light-filled master suite by Studio Dwell Architects Read more

Acoustic design solutions from Earcon Acoustics feature in many new housing developments

Earcon Acoustics works with residential developers to provide good sound insulation for homes close to neighbours or near motorways Read more

Lockwood holiday home at Snells Beach freatures custom design, solid blonded wood walls

Contemporary Lockwood beach house with custom design, monopitched roof, clerestory windows, blonded wood walls, flooring, white kitchen Read more

Award-winning contemporary 4-bedroom home by Fowler Homes Manawatu

New house in Palmerston North by Fowler Homes Manawatu features low-maintenance cladding, spacious, open-plan interior with double-sided fireplace Read more






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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

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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 home ... Read more