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VTN | Vo Trong Nghia Architects - Binh House

This has just been voted the Best New House in the world at the World Festival of Architecture. The Binh House, from Vo Trong Nghia architects..

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Home design hints and tips

The more time upfront at the design stage, the fewer changes you’ll want to make during construction, and the more satisfied you’ll be with..

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Fence wars: When things get nasty in the suburbs

Fences. Woah – now here’s a contentious problem. They say good fences make good neighbours. Even then you can have problems. Like our page, tell..

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Ride out climate change and rising waters in your ARKUP floating home

This floating home is “environmentally friendly, powered by solar energy, no fuel, zero emission, equipped with waste management, rainwater harvesting..

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Our website survey shows what media are being used by consumers building - and there are surprises!

Our website survey shows what media are being used by consumers wanting to build – and the results are surprising!! –

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Lingering stereotypes hamper push for women in trades

The comments make interesting reading. We’ve seen reports of women who have been as bad as men but generally think women would likely take..

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Interior design ideas to improve your home on a budget

Looking to make an impact without breaking the bank? Lighting, painting and layout go a long way http://bit.ly/2zNpBmZ

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Grand Designs NZ: Stress hits a high note for musician and partner

Project managing your own build – we’ve observed once or twice before how easy it is for non-professionals to underestimate the complexity of..

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HOBANZ - Home Owners and Buyers Association of New Zealand

You get a building surveyor in so you’re protected when buying a house. But who watches them to make sure they know what they’re doing…?

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The cost of building in NZ

How long is a piece of string? The same principle aplies to building a home. Thankfully one of NZ’s award-winning architects has kindly put..

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Everything You Should Know About Designing a Home for Aging in Place | Architectural Digest

Here are some tips on how to future-proof your home http://bit.ly/2y2nPkJ

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This Three-Story Tiny House Fits In The Footprint Of A Parking Space

This clever build packs a lot into a floor plan the size of a parking space http://bit.ly/2zML67k

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The Eye Of Sour Ron

We haven’t seen this, but we’ve seen similar… If only there was a website you could go to and get easy to understand information around..

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Kids Design The House Of The Future, And It’s Chilling | Co.Design

Some very imaginative designs here, but we’d still advise you stick with a professional! http://bit.ly/2yIlECO

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The next edition of New Zealand's Premier Architectural Magazine, The Design Guide, is coming up soon - make sure your brand is included!

The next edition of New Zealand’s Premier Architectural Magazine, The Design Guide, is coming up soon – make sure your brand is included! –

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Grand Designs' earth house is so efficient the owners don't pay bills

No bills eh? That’s something we can all get behind! http://bit.ly/2yUhzvs

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Lighting to make the most of your outdoor space

Lighting is much more than just providing something you can see by. This is an excellent article on outdoor lighting, but the principles apply..

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Swimming Pool Rules

Just in time for summer – here’s everything you need to know about the rules around swimming pools http://bit.ly/2hPfA0p

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WIRED

Things are gonna change!

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