A sunken lounge

The lounge is lower than the kitchen, for a more intimate open plan space.

Russell and Jen Webley's Christchurch living room is below water level - and its owners couldn't be happier.

What's hanging on your wall?

Justine Hawksworth says of her peg doll collection, “I’d been collecting them for 15 years; they are beautiful on their ...

If your wall needs more than one lonely piece of art, a gallery wall of collectables might be the perfect solution.

This weekend's garden tasks

Cut back the fruiting canes on your raspberries.

Get busy and prepare your patch with these simple jobs.

Why container living rocks gallery

This container building in Sao Paulo designed by Marcio Kogan at Studio MK27 features two tunnels of containers that ...

After checking out these 15 container-style projects, you'll be lobbying Christchurch City Council for a change of heart.

Room with no walls

The Null Stern hotel is taking minimalism to a whole new level.

This hotel has no roof, no walls, and the bathroom is a 10 minute walk away.

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house of the week

House of the week: Waikanae gallery

Megan revels in her very own lounge after 25 years of renting.

After renting for 25 years, this homeowner can at last put down some roots and make her mark.

House of the week: London

When a rural Cantabrian meets a London interior designer, the results are bold, bright and botanical.

House of the week: Wellington

DIY: Cute can-do storage

It's time to give your chainsaws and other essential tools some TLC.


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