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 spaces, practical efficiency in the functional areas and an aesthetic that helps create a comfortable and relaxing environment.

Upmarket showhome showcases expertise of high-end custom design-and-build company

Natural materials, crafted detailing, quality appliances and smart technologies all feature in this luxury home by Chancellor Construction Read more

Opening the bathroom to the bedroom makes this entire suite seem lighter and more spacious.

Rich teak wood joinery provides an elegant, open connection between this master bedroom and its upmarket ensuite Read more

Warm meets semi industrial in this kitchen with a central sculptural island

A faceted stainless steel and wood island is the centrepiece of this modest-sized Read more

The minimalist bathroom in this master suite reflects a generous use of wood and stone tile

A cantilevered vanity, freestanding tub and large format tiles give this master bathroom a spacious feel Read more

Changes in exterior materials and form help define the various zones of this family lakeside home

An industrial modern home for a family of eight cleverly caters for everyone to be together or in their own individualistic spaces Read more

Minimalist kitchen design complements architectural, clean-lined home.

This long, luxurious entertainer’s kitchen slots neatly into the available space, echoing the sculptural feel of the home itself Read more

U-shaped, four-bedroom home wraps around a central courtyard

Offering a broad portfolio of design-and-build homes nationwide, Fowler Homes is also very open to input from owners Read more

Paint choices help downplay on-view kitchen’s functionality

Black beauty – this kitchen in an open-plan living space is finished in Resene Nero to create a furniture appeal Read more

Position of garage frees up design options for this contemporary new home

Natural materials, strategic facade design and light-filled, open interiors ensure this family home connects to its seaside setting Read more

Kitchen designed to integrate seamlessly into apartment interior

Lightly stained white oak kitchen cabinetry extends into adjacent living areas in this New York City loft. Read more

Sleek new kitchen has both a clean-lined design and an organic feel

Modern and minimalist, this wood and black kitchen folds elegantly into its wider natural-look setting Read more

Renovation creates large open-plan living space and opens interior to the backyard

This home renovation emphasises natural materials and sustainability with the wrap-around living area feature in recycled wood left over from the upgrade Read more

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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

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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