How do tiled walk-in showers benefit smaller homes?

A small property with a tiny bathroom can also be made to look comfortable, functional and beautiful. Of course, smaller bathrooms can look very stylish and provide you with everything ... Read more

Hanging out in style

The  distinctive LeVivi Lucca wall-hung vanity with hidden internal cosmetic drawer is ideal for holding those important little items. The slender LeVivi Lucca polymarble top paired with the soft rounded cabinet front evoke... Read more

2019 TIDA New Zealand Homes finalists announced

Pick your winners in the three categories  – architect-designed homes, designer homes and group home builders Read more

Marble and brass

For this bathroom by professional designer Melanie Craig, using both large and small-format Carrara tilework creates a fabulous light-filled ambience with a distinct touch of class Read more

Island in the sun

When your new kitchen is a through kitchen, just not getting in the way of pedestrian flow is a must. This kitchen all-but disappears into the walls, but the island stands out as a star under limelight Read more

Energy efficiency – as important as a home’s front door

Do things like energy efficiency and a thermal envelope work as afterthought? Answer? Not really. Architect Max Capocaccia of MC Architecture Studio outlines the importance of strat... Read more

4 tips to maximise space in a small apartment

Living in a smaller space shouldn't cramp your style. Here are 4 tips to help you make your apartment feel infinitely more spacious – and stylish Read more

Gas, electric, induction? Which cooktop should you choose?

Six top designers reveal which cooktop is currently in their kitchen – and whether they'd change if they were planning a new kitchen for themselves today Read more

How do tiled walk-in showers benefit smaller homes?

Smaller bathrooms suit smaller homes and come with some clear advantages. So what are the benefits exactly, and why a tiled walk-in shower? Read more

A beautiful face

With an old-school, wrap-around verandah, white weatherboards, a corrugated iron roof, dainty filigree trimming and turned rail posts on the verandah, this exterior has a stand-out classic presence – the faithful period detaili... Read more

Fyfe – Professional result

Packing everything into a kitchen for a family that loves to bake and entertain could well leave a design looking cluttered and crammed. However, engaging a skilled kitchen designer such as Kira Gray will result in ... Read more

Hard-working and minimalist at the same time, this is a futuristic bathroom for all occasions

With its smooth, flowing surfaces and subtle yet effective lighting, this dramatic bathroom is ideal for children's baths by day and as... Read more