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Te Pakeke is located in the southern township of Wanaka surrounded by the lake and mountains, designed primarily as winter retreat. The house is set within a courtyard perimeter wall, providing layers of space for occupants as an extension of house whilst also providing shelter from cold prevailing winds. Solid concrete walls and glazed openings […]

The aim of this beautiful North Shore project was to provide luxury and comfort for the owners of this beachfront luxury home. Design on James owner Lynette Lochhead is based in Tauranga and provides interior design consultancy and procurement for new builds and major renovations in the residential market.   Her work covers right across […]

Grand and inviting, this large 900sqm house in Karaka was built by Redgwell Construction, on a rural 2.5ha riverside section. Designed by Wright Architecture and built by Aaron Redgewell and his team over 14 months, the three level custom-built home has a complex standing seam roof, suited to withstand New Zealand’s climate. Combining the best […]

What do we mean by a Smart Home? Technology transitions from exotic to standard – back in the day you had to manually lock and unlock every door in the car, and get out of the car to pull up the garage door. Today most people wouldn’t consider buying a car without central locking, power […]

Whether it be a renovation, extension or new build, Coppins Construction is your residential building specialists.  Born to build, Licensed Building Practitioner, Zane Coppins created his building company in 2005. Having grown up in a family of builders and with many years experience under his tool belt, he set out to become qualified early on […]

MMB Builders took an outdated 1970s home and gave it a complete new refreshed look and feel. Situated in Mangere, the 10-week renovation involved changing out the classic mustard yellow wallpaper, brown vinyl flooring, old carpet and yellow stained glass panels, and turning it into something more modern. A three-bedroom home with one office, internal […]

Harry and Karen van der Putten have been around for what seems forever, winning many prizes at the House of the Year awards – the first back in 1993 and many more since, and building many beautiful architectural designed homes in and around the Franklin area. Harry and Karen have always been dedicated to backing […]

Such an inviting entrance awaits you at this Pukekohe home by Bosanac Builders, with all of its gorgeous native ferns and grasses. This 305sqm exquisite rural property sits comfortably amongst the rolling landscape, and is set off perfectly by the Euro Grande Brick and James Hardie Oblique Vertical cladding. Step inside and you will find […]

A new range of fixed hard roof canopy and awnings has hit the New Zealand market – made from structure grade aluminium, and not only stylish but affordable. Canopy Tech provides design and kitset products for installation agents around the wider Auckland and Canterbury regions.   Smart Shade NZ is one of the installers of […]

On the tenth floor of this Remuera penthouse, award winning designer Mal Corboy has worked his magic to bring this renovation to life. Having completed a kitchen makeover for these clients back in 2007, Mal was familiar with their eclectic taste in design, and knew exactly what they would love. They also share similar tastes […]

DEC Construction, have a lot of projects under their collective tool belts and have been providing clients with stellar building services for over 14 years. A reputation they are humbly proud of. The company was founded by Darren Ettritch and is going stronger than ever today. DEC Construction has been trusted by hundreds of local […]

One of the most interesting rural barn-style houses by Create + Construct earned the company a Gold award at the 2020 Registered Master Builder of the Year Awards. Visitors to this Clevedon home are greeted by a two-metre cedar pivot door, which is followed by full-height steel joinery and cedar ceilings as you walk through […]