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Jennian Homes Canterbury North

Solid reputation: Jennian Homes North Canterbury

June 14, 2018

Rolleston’s funky new space: Industria branches out

June 11, 2018
Juken New Zealand

Wall linings with benefits: Triboard TGV by Juken New Zealand

June 9, 2018
Marc-Antoine Barrois

A worldly fragrance: WORLD introduces exclusive fragrances by Marc-Antoine Barrois

June 9, 2018
Dream Doors Christchurch

Creating dreamy kitchens: Dream Doors Christchurch

June 8, 2018
urbane hues

Urbane hues: painting your world a calming colour

June 8, 2018
First Windows and Doors

First in its class: thirty years of delivering great quality means First Windows and Doors know a thing or two about customer satisfaction

June 6, 2018

‘Watts’ hot: light up your life this winter with our hot picks for home lighting

June 6, 2018

Super-sized accessories: making a big statement

June 5, 2018
Adairs Jardin Quilted Velvet Bedlinen

Time for texture: interior design trends

June 3, 2018
The Outside In

Bringing the outside in: creating an everlasting summer oasis indoors

June 2, 2018
Studio J Design Centre

Design centre inspires: Studio J Design Centre by Jennian Homes is like the best ever Pinterest board (but in real life!)

June 1, 2018
Priority Projects

Prioritise your precious time: Priority Projects are experts at helping their clients keep things on track

May 31, 2018
Brownie Construction

Townhouses to tempt: Queenstown’s Coronet Grove is set to be a pleasing addition to Brownie Construction’s portfolio of work

May 31, 2018

The distinction’s in the detail: Queenstown’s new design destination Trenzseater

May 31, 2018
UPVC Windows and Doors

Powerful protection: UPVC Windows and Doors are keeping homes throughout Central Otago and the Southern Lakes safe from the extremes of climate

May 31, 2018
J E Collett Builders

A poignant tribute: Jonny from J E Collett Builders honours his grandfather’s handywork

May 30, 2018
The Gift Box of Lincoln

Celebrating the beauty of winter: The Gift Box of Lincoln is full of warm and fluffy things to brighten up your winter wardrobe

May 29, 2018
Bayshore Builders

Turning architectural heads: Bayshore Builders has been partnering with some of the best architects in the business to deliver visually stunning results

May 29, 2018
Architect Craig South

A new approach to an old problem: architect Craig South explores innovative thinking about living in the CBD

May 29, 2018
Clyde House, by Wyatt+Gray

Shaped by the elements: Wyatt+Gray make the shortlist for NZIA Southern Branch award with Clyde House

May 28, 2018
Edward Gibbon

Tap into your own trends: Edward Gibbon’s retail manager Lesley Storm gives us her take on choosing a tap

May 28, 2018
Cindy-Lee Sinclair

Marketing your property: Cindy-Lee Sinclair of Harcourts Holmwood on what to think about when selling your home or investment

May 27, 2018
Simply Heat

The simple choice: turning up the heat this winter at Simply Heat

May 25, 2018
Giovanni Tiles

A top tiling team: Giovanni Tiles

May 23, 2018

A statement in stone: Rocktops delivers handcrafted stone solutions

May 23, 2018
Hard As Rocks

A heart of stone: Eldorado Stone from Hard As Rocks is a wonderful alternative to other thick and heavy stone cladding products

May 23, 2018
Lintrathen Gardens

Gardens complex architecture turns heads: Sheppard & Rout’s NZIA shortlisted project Lintrathen Gardens is stunning

May 22, 2018
Murray Hewitt Joinery

Innovation in action: Murray Hewitt Joinery leads the way

May 22, 2018
Strategic Homes Group

Is building new right for you: Strategic Homes Group on why you should consider a new home build

May 22, 2018
Casa Construction

It’s all about the detail: Casa Construction raises its sights towards the 2018 Master Builder Awards

May 22, 2018

Tiling talents: Tilemax has the range and customer service to get your project sorted

May 21, 2018
Compass Homes

Turning dreams into reality: how Compass Homes work with you to make your dream home your real home

May 21, 2018
House of Hackney x William Morris Artemis Black Wallpaper

The fifth wall: ceilings are an untapped resource for creative expression in the home

May 21, 2018
Dreamwool Beds

What dreams are made of: Dreamwool Beds will have you wondering why you didn’t replace your bed sooner

May 21, 2018

A functional extension: adding to your home is one of Stratco’s specialty

May 18, 2018
Misco Joinery

Future-proofed kitchen nirvana: a visit to Misco Joinery’s Kaiapoi showroom

May 18, 2018
Affordable Concrete and Paving

Firm foundations: Affordable Concrete and Paving

May 14, 2018

Class-leading construction: building a quality home is easy with Wigram’s MrHomes

May 14, 2018
artisan textures

Artisan textures: why you should consider furnishing your home with a shop local and keep it natural approach

May 9, 2018
The General Store

A stylish range: The General Store is your central city shopping destination

May 7, 2018
French Blue

Mother’s day magic: French Blue is the perfect place to shop for gifts for Mother’s Day

May 7, 2018
Terra Viva

Make winter a big old softie: Terra Viva Director Peter Worsp on how to soften the winter chill

May 7, 2018

Easy living: minimalism and the art of achieving simplicity in your home

May 5, 2018
Forsyth Barr Stadium, photos courtesy of Dunedin Venues

It’s time to think big: Cymon Allfrey on the big thinking we need to embrace in the rebuild

May 5, 2018
Ruby Six

A beautifully curated collection: Ruby Six is Amberley’s gem of a store

May 5, 2018
Knot Cushion

Knotty & nice: why you need these super on-trend cushions

May 4, 2018
Brownie Construction

Award-winning expansion: Brownie Construction is building a reputation to be proud of

May 4, 2018
CREDIT FOR IMAGE: Zenhusen, by Mads Mandrup Hansen of C.F. Møller Architects

The missing middle: medium density housing and its ever growing need

May 3, 2018
Windsor Gallery

An artistic icon: Windsor Gallery has been of service to art for over a century

May 1, 2018
The Ivy

A beautiful collection: all the beautiful things to be found in Sumner village at The Ivy

May 1, 2018
Bob Burnett Architecture

A ‘superhome’ showcase: Bob Burnett Architecture features in Superhome Tours

May 1, 2018
The Gift Box of Lincoln

Celebrating the beauty of winter: looking forward to colder weather with help from The Gift Box of Lincoln

April 30, 2018

Throw caution to the wind: snuggling up with a luxe blanket

April 25, 2018
Artworks Landscape

Now’s the design time: making the most of Autumn with Artwork’s Landscape

April 24, 2018
1940s Fendalton home

An exceptional Fendalton renovation: Fitz Consulting’s latest triumph

April 23, 2018

A tribal approach: bringing a taste of other cultures into your spaces

April 21, 2018
ABI Piers

Local quake building innovation: how ABI Piers found a way to do their bit for the Christchurch rebuild

April 21, 2018
Rock Solid Fencing

Contemporary fencing solutions: talk to Rock Solid Fencing for your next project

April 19, 2018

Bringing life to beige: take a second look at the far from boring beige for your home interior

April 19, 2018
Precision Solutions

A precise relevelling project: How Precision Solutions got Jim and Linda back in their home with minimal fuss

April 19, 2018

Pretty in pastel: sweeten up your home interior with a pastel palette

April 19, 2018
Tony Clarke of Ikon Architects

Creating communities: Columnist Tony Clarke from Ikon Architects on building relationships not just buildings

April 18, 2018
MC Architecture Studio

Architectural artistry: MC Architecture Studio wins big at 2017 World Architecture News Awards

April 18, 2018
Everhot at Classic Cookers

Culinary energy efficiency: you need to check out Everhot’s beautiful cookers at Classic Cookers

April 17, 2018
Home Trends Builders

The city’s future icons: Home Trends Builders is excited about building modern homes in Christchurch

April 17, 2018

Handsome homewares: a masculine approach to interior design

April 17, 2018
Hybrid Homes

Architectural eco-showhome: Hybrid Homes wanted to show just how good a home can be without sacrificing the environment

April 15, 2018
Simply NZ

Iconic Kiwi gifts: Simply NZ celebrates kiwiana in their gorgeous gift shops

April 12, 2018

Transforming wardrobes: how to take back control of your wardrobe with HomePlus and ClosetPro

April 12, 2018
Curators House

An edible initiative: growing green thumbs at The Curator’s House

April 11, 2018

Mellow yellow: interior designers are bringing the sunshine inside with yellow decor

April 11, 2018
10 Mayfly Lane, Clearwater

Clearwater’s clever construction: we talk to Phil Benton Builders about building a dream home at one of Christchurch’s most expensive addresses

April 10, 2018
Wilson & Dorset

Redefining lounging: Wilson & Dorset want to take people into a 21st century approach to living areas

April 8, 2018
Art Metro

Easel-y the best: it’s never too late to start, learn to be an artist at Art Metro

April 8, 2018
Today Homes

Latest looks of today: how Today Homes keeps things fresh after having built over two thousand homes

April 8, 2018
O'Neil Architecture

People make the place: O’Neil Architecture

April 8, 2018
Lady Wigram Retirement Village

Unique model of retirement living: Lady Wigram Retirement Village

April 8, 2018
Sunshine Cleaners

Putting the shine in sunshine: Sunshine Cleaners want to make your space yours again

April 8, 2018
Metallic Homewares

A metallic moment: make your home shine with the trend that keeps on giving

April 8, 2018
Vintage Vibes

Vintage vibes: get the look in your home

April 8, 2018
Andrews of Canterbury

Solid and sought-after: Andrews of Canterbury Contracting is a labour of love for two local guys (both called Andrew)

April 8, 2018
Barrington Gifts

Your happy place: Barrington Gifts wants to make you smile

April 8, 2018
Electrical Testing Services

Exceptional electrical services: Electrical Testing Services can make it easy to keep things in tip top shape

April 8, 2018
Quality Furniture

New lease on life: you don’t have to say goodbye to old favourites anymore thanks to McDonald and Hartshorne

April 8, 2018
Evolution Series

The future of building: Queenstown firm Rilean Construction is evolving to meet the Christchurch demand for energy efficient homes

April 4, 2018
Christchurch City

Falling into line: Cymon Allfrey on why good things take time (even when you wish they wouldn’t)

April 4, 2018

Bold & the beautiful: Token’s take on this season’s accessory trends

April 4, 2018
Flow Homes

Outside the box: How Flow Homes turned living in a small house into a big deal

March 27, 2018

A luxuriously small footprint: PurePods are doing some ridiculously awesome things with building space

March 27, 2018
Mike Greer Homes

A stage like no other: Mike Greer Homes launches their seriously stylish new showhomes in Prestons Park

March 27, 2018
Cube Cabins

Clever cube living: you’ve got to check out the Cube Cabins new Colombo St showhome (they can make you a home from only $42,000, seriously!)

March 27, 2018
Chris Beer Architectural Builders

Made to be loved: Chris Beer Architectural Builders is in the business of crafting homes and good memories along the way

March 27, 2018
McLeish Construction

House atop a hill: McLeish Construction completes yet another stunning home in Westmorland

March 27, 2018
Premium Home Builders

A talent for transformation: Premium Home Builders have been wowing the judges (and homeowners) with their renovation and design skills

March 27, 2018

Clever concreting: How KerbworxNZ and Canterbury Kerb and Concrete are making their mark on the South Island

March 27, 2018

Green with envy: make this classic colour a part of your home and you won’t regret it

March 27, 2018
Lagoon Pools

Prime time for pools: Julie from Lagoon Pools tells us why winter is the best time to get your pool installed

March 27, 2018

Creating Cosy: making a space fit for the long winter “hibernation”

March 27, 2018
Soho Bedhead

Popular new pairing: black and blue is trending it’s way into our homes (and hearts)

March 27, 2018
Angus Chisholm Builders

Reaching new heights: how the husband and wife team at Angus Chisholm Builders are building an impressive portfolio

March 27, 2018
Linen House Drift Denim

Dreamy denim decor: get inspo for your home from this fashion classic

March 27, 2018
Louvre Solutions

Year-round outdoor spaces: Louvre Solutions wants to help you get that indoor outdoor flow for all seasons

March 27, 2018
Cleaners Warehouse

A clever cleaning collection: RCS Cleaners Warehouse is your one stop shop for residential and commercial cleaning supplies

March 27, 2018
Whyte Construction

A Landmark Milestone: Whyte Construction looks back on their contributions to the post-quake rebuild

March 27, 2018

A soft spot: velvet is the thing you need in your life this Autumn

March 23, 2018
Casa Construction

A southern expansion: Casa Construction heads south to Wanaka’s booming market

March 22, 2018

Bohemian bedrooms: how to get this easy-going carefree look in your own home

March 22, 2018
Ray White Rangiora

Tricks of the trade: We talk to Marijke of Ray White Rangiora on how to do well at selling your home

March 22, 2018
Harcourts Twiss Keir

Community driven success: Twiss Keir Realty gives credit for achievements to the support they get from locals

March 19, 2018
Bryce Gallery: Min Kim Kingfisher

Great galleries: Four Christchurch art galleries you have to check out

March 15, 2018
Rainbow Cake

Coolest crafts: top ten craft projects to keep you occupied this Autumn

March 15, 2018

Into the wild: home decor goes exotic

March 14, 2018
Cymon Allfrey Column

One size doesn’t fit all: Columnist Cymon Allfrey on compact homes

March 14, 2018

The feature wall

March 14, 2018

Lovely lavender: colour of the moment

March 14, 2018
Officine Voluptas

A winning window combination: Officine Voluptas has you covered

March 14, 2018
Landmark Homes

Hill work’s hot demand: Landmark Homes steps up to meet Canterbury’s needs

March 14, 2018
Halkett Barn

A haven of beauty: West Melton’s Halkett Barn delivers the goods

March 14, 2018

Colour me cosy: making your home hygge for autumn

March 13, 2018
Total Food Equipment

Culinary mastery: the experts at Total Food Equipment keep us current in the kitchen

March 13, 2018

Worldly artisan treasures: Corcovado explores the wilder side of furniture and homewares

March 13, 2018
Sculptural Landscapes

Sustainable splendour: Sculptural Landscapes philosophy of sustainability

March 13, 2018
Innovate Renovate

Innovative renovation specialists: the talented team at Innovate Renovate

March 13, 2018
Conversation Starters

Conversation starters: making use of a statement piece

March 13, 2018
The Tai Tapu Hotel

Historically Unique: The Tai Tapu Hotel’s rich heritage

March 13, 2018
Elmswood Retirement Village

Where Your Journey Begins: Focus on Elmswood Retirement Village

March 10, 2018