NZ's greenest renovation ever video

The team behind the renovation of this Greenhithe house, which is on track to achieve a 10 Homestar rating, include ...

"Our girls were the sickest they've ever been - now it's the complete opposite."

Fabulous feature lights gallery

In a room with other standout pieces, these pendants don't compete for visual appreciation but instead add to it. The ...

Decorative lighting has the ability to change a room; it can isolate areas, fill a space and create a bit of drama.

Grand Designs' personal cost video

Six fin walls march down the side of the large concrete house that features in the first episode of TV3's Grand Designs ...

A homeowner-builder has suffered a devastating injury during an ambitious build in the TV show's new season.

Students sleep in containers

Stacked shipping containers have created this buoyant student hall of residence in Copenhagen.

Could these floating dwellings help ease Auckland's housing crisis?

Garden of the week: A good life

Chica the Australian terrier enjoying Richard and Wendy Batchelor’s Marlborough vineyard property; the Batchelors lived ...

Raspberries, hazelnuts, asparagus. A Marlborough couple grow almost everything they need.

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House of the week: Nelson video

The recycled chestnut plank dining room table is from Edito in Nelson, the ceramics in the foreground are by Kirsten ...

An old apple pickers’ cottage becomes a bolt-hole for a German couple’s annual migration to the sun.

House of the week: Tauranga

How a highly creative couple made a silk purse from an old piggery.

House of the week: Pakiri

House of the Week: Beachlands

Tidying overgrown banks and tackling weeds is easier with the help of a linetrimmer or brushcutter.


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