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Renovating your home is an opportunity to refresh, expand and renew. Here's all the inspiration, ideas and information you need to get started.

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Renovations that will help you upsell your home
Increasing your property value is on the minds of any homeowner, especially If you want to work your way up the property ladder
Old Victorian, new tricks
Clever internal reorganisation and the addition of another level have transformed this Victorian terrace house, with award-winning results
6 cost-saving tips for first-time renovators that will upgrade your living spaces
Living spaces are arguably the most expensive areas in your home. To combat this, here are some top cost-saving tips to renovating.
Getting the right look and feel with timber floors
About to decide on the flooring for your new or renovation project? Don't just jump in without researching first. We're here to help
Even small leaks sink great ships
Leaky home syndrome leads to many more problems over time. We've talked to a professional about how to overcome this issue.
Under the weather
Your location's climate dictates what type or exterior building materials you should use. As one of the most vulnerable parts of your home, you should give your roofing extra consideration.


Diary of a renovation: Volume one
Ever wondered what the process of renovating is like for a designer? So did we – so we asked Katie Scott from Stick+Stone Design to tell us about her experience with her own villa renovation
Material advantage
This comprehensive, modernising cottage renovation by Bijl Architect adds bronze accents on the stair rail and balustrade that are picked up in the new kitchen design through cabinet handles and a bro...


Colour blocking: A whimsical way to add colour to your interiors
Here's a quick, easy and low-commitment way to refresh your interior spaces.
How to choose art for your home
You’ve just moved into your home, your furniture is in and set up, but your walls are looking a little sad and the image in your head of recreating The Met now seems like an impossible feat. We’ve all...


Traditional villa gets modern makeover
Traditional home villa renovation by Scarlet Architects features open plan family living area, contemporary kitchen, new pool, bay window
San Francisco row house remodel opens up a loft-style living area
Minimalist rooftop living in San Francisco; remodel with open-plan living area, large deck, sleek contemporary kitchen for serious cooks


Volume 34 No 6
Discover great home, kitchen and bathroom design ideas in the latest issue of Trends.


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