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Space saving suggestions for small outdoor places

Don't let lack of room stop you from getting the outdoor area that fits your needs. Here are some ways to make the most of your outdoor space

Getting your grass to survive summer

Your grass gets put through a lot during Summer. But there's one way to you can keep it looking flawless over the warmer months – artificial grass!

10 things to know about building a deck

Decks can be built using any number of materials, and designed to fit nearly any home. Here's a few things you'll want to keep in mind before starting your own

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Create your outdoor room

Sun, shade or shelter – whatever the weather versatile concertina Sky Louvres, invented by Johnson and Couzins, are the stylish way to transform your outdoor environment instantly

Edwardian timber cottage given contemporary overhaul

Suffering from a poor room configuration and lack of natural light, this sunny cottage was in desperate need of renovation

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Custom-made retractable awnings

For any time of the day or season of the year, you decide how much sunshine you want to enjoy. See more

SkyLouvre Concertina is New Zealand's first retractable roof louvre

Fully retractable roof louvres and vertical louvres offer privacy and climate control at the touch of a button. See more

Spiral Pivot System

It's not just our louvre blades that are aesthetically pleasing, what's hidden away out of sight is award winning and that's our Spiral Pivot system! See more

Family retreat in Mairangi Bay

This RADA home features a spacious, sunny master bedroom and excellent indoor/outdoor flow

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