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Renovation

Renovating your home is an opportunity to refresh, expand and renew. Here's all the inspiration, ideas and information you need to get started.
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Is contrast always the way to go with cladding on an extension to an older home?
That’s an effective solution but another is to continue with what’s gone before. This contemporary living zone extension to a 1940s home is clad in recycled clinker bricks to match the existing home’s...
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6 tips to buying furniture with staying power – how to select furniture you'll be happy with for the long run
A beautiful face
With an old-school, wrap-around verandah, white weatherboards, a corrugated iron roof, dainty filigree trimming and turned rail posts on the verandah, this exterior has a stand-out classic presence – ...
Areas of operation
How to get the most out of your kitchen space? Well the short answer is create dedicated zones, so one or more can utilise the space at the same time. This kitchen is a highly efficient case in point.
6 top tips for planning a stress-free bathroom renovation
You’re ready to make your bathroom dream come to life but, to guarantee a stress-free build, the planning of your project needs to be as perfect as possible. These top tips are your guide to a hassle-...
Bright and light
How to turn a dysfunctional 1940s workers cottage layout into an attractive, modern home ... with quirky touches.

HELPFUL TIPS AND ADVICE

How to transform your living space in 7 easy steps

Dakota Murphey has put together a step-by-step guide to help you get rid of the old and bring in the new in your living room

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How to update your kitchen without spending a fortune

Forget replacing cabinets and tearing up the floors – with a few small changes, you can make your kitchen feel like new

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WHAT'S TRENDING

Top to bottom
You have the home you want ... but the look? Not so much. The owner of this home put thoughts into action – the result, a reinvented home perfect more modern living and modern sensibilities.
Party at the back
Street presence doesn't always tell the whole story of a home. All primness and tradition at the front, this family residence is now light, airy and open at the back, thanks to a transformative renova...

LATEST HOME VIDEOS

Improving the flow and updating interiors
Traditional villa gets modern makeover
Traditional home villa renovation by Scarlet Architects features open plan family living area, contemporary kitchen, new pool, bay window

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Home Trends Vol. 35/4
Real estate agents often say the kitchen is one of the major factors that sways potential buyers of a home. But these days, it's just as likely that the home's bathrooms will also influence a sale. So...

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