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The Floorplan is the Key to Livability

I just love looking at floorplans. Don’t get me wrong, I also love snooping at beautiful interiors for inspiration and just for fun, but it’s a well-designed floorplan that really makes a home impressive. Whether…

Matt Black Tapware is Here to Stay

   It has been a number of years now since black tapware started appearing in homes. Rather than being an evanescent trend, matt black seems set to stay and it’s not just the high-end market…

COVID-19 Update

With the global impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) growing each day across the globe, we just wanted to update everyone out there on how we are responding to all recent updates by minimising any impact on…

But I Can Do it Cheaper Myself

We were recently exhibiting at the Home and Lifestyle Expo in Pukekohe and we had a comment from one home show goer that we hear all too often in the renovations business… “But I can…

Case Study: Transforming a Classic Kiwi Bungalow

What:      1930s Weatherboard Bungalow Extension Project  Where:    Pokeno, Franklin District, South Auckland Builder:   Lane van den Brink, Smith & Sons Franklin  Clients:   Gurtar Singh and Balbir Kaur Original Layout:  4 Bedrooms, 1…