How I learned to love beige

Beige gets a bad rap, but it remains an interior decor stalwart.

It gets a bad rap on the home interior front, but when done well, you'd be surprised at how not-at-all boring it is.

Probing bad bathroom habits

Weeing in the shower? It's not that bad.

From weeing in the shower to flushing matches, it's in this room that the most shadowy activities come into play.

A 'Muji' house from $234,000 video

These homes are an embodiment of Muji's minimalist aesthetic.

Design giant Muji is offering flat-pack houses with their trademark minimalist look.

Seven things to know about DIY

Thought you only needed one tin? Think again.

There are two types of home renovators: those who call a professional and those who head to Bunnings.

You shouldn't make your bed

Those who thought making a bed was a bad idea now have proof.

The lazy among us have always thought neatening up the sheets is a bad idea. Now science backs us up.

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Home of the week: Martinborough gallery

Richard working in the 22m-long living space; to his right is the wood store hatch.

Chunky recycled timber gives this barn-like home (with a 22-metre-long living room) its cosy character.

House of the week: Wanaka gallery

Halloween every day and Christmas twice a year... you can expect the unexpected from the Legnavsky family.

House of the week: Christchurch gallery

House of the Week: Island Bay gallery

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