New Zealand TIDA Homes

For more than 30 years, Trends has promoted great home design ideas through its print, digital and online media.

The Trends International Design Awards – TIDAs – take that involvement to the next level with the search for the best kitchens, bathrooms and homes across a number of the countries where Trends has a presence.

Private front facade gives way to openness and light at the rear of this new family home

This contemporary home plays with wall planes and ceiling heights to create a dynamic interior that optimises natural light penetration and s... Read more

Award-winning home features exposed raw materials and a novel approach to layout

The primary structure of this new home consists of parallel precast concrete walls, fully glazed at each end and topped with a gabled roof Read more

How to achieve an architectural home design on a modest budget

Cedar cladding, a large double-height living space and a strong uncomplicated lines are features of this new home in a bush setting Read more

2017 TIDA Homes 2017 – New Zealand Designer new home winner – O'Neil Architecture & Eternodesign

TTIDA NZ 2017 – Designer new home winner – O'Neil Architecture & Eternodesign Read more

Classic cottage meets modern rear addition in this renovation project

A bold, contemporary addition creates an expansive, light-filled living zone at the rear of this reconfigured 1920s bungalow Read more

Multi-wing house reveals views slowly and features sheltered outdoor living spaces

Cedar-clad home with three wings offers different outlooks from different spaces bifold metal doors enclose a private courtyard in the living wing Read more

Bamboo kitchen cabinetry integrates with wider use of wood through this home's interior

Wood cabinetry, a green tile splashback and understated slender benchtops all give this kitchen a furniture-like appeal so it doesn't stand ou... Read more

Contemporary home in clean lined geometric forms has great indoor outdoor flow

Open-plan, two-storey house by designer Darren O'Neil has long central corridor, a large outdoor room and pool Read more

Major renovation expands and reinvents a dated rural home

Strong, symmetrical gable forms combine with bold white plaster and cedar cladding to give this home by designer Grant Bindon a contemporary, European aesthetic Read more