Pad of the week: New Plymouth gallery

Kilim rugs serve as curtains in the main living area, which features a light rescued from New Plymouth’s beloved Andre’s restaurant when it closed down; the Eames chairs are soon to be replaced by eight dining chairs designed for all-night lounging; the sculpture on the table is by Jeff Thomson.

There's seven bathrooms and three kitchens, yet these art-loving owners have run out of room for more “beautiful things”.

The home of the future? gallery

This 3-D-printed pod home, designed by Skidmore, Owings & Merrill, features a shell made from solid polymer panels.

Is this blueprint for a portable 3D-printed pod home the shape of things to come?

Amazing ways to use cornflour

The pain of sunburn can be eased by mixing water and cornflour and rubbing it on the red area.

It's not just something used to thicken sauce - it turns out the powder has many hidden talents.

Wherefore art thou Romeo?

This new Shoreditch development in north-east London is being built on the site of William Shakespeare's Curtain Theatre. The excavated remains of the theatre will be able to be viewed through glass in a public square.

Now you can buy your own luxury flat with Juliet's balcony - on the site where the play was first performed.

How to keep your house clean

Trying to keep your house clean can be a neverending nightmare.

Sometimes it feels like you finish cleaning the house just before you have to start over again.

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House of the week: New Plymouth gallery

Kilim rugs serve as curtains in the main living area, which features a light rescued from New Plymouth’s beloved Andre’s restaurant when it closed down; the Eames chairs are soon to be replaced by eight dining chairs designed for all-night lounging; the sculpture on the table is by Jeff Thomson.

There's seven bathrooms and three kitchens, yet these art-loving owners have run out of room for more “beautiful things”.

House of the Week: Devonport gallery

As evening falls, the lights come on in this immaculate garden... and guests take their seats in a remarkable cinema.

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House of the week: Waiheke gallery

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