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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 your renovation budget realistic?
The key to a successful renovation is careful planning. One of the most important aspects of planning is a realistic, well-thought out budget. Here's how to ensure your home's budget is realistic and ...
Mid-century master

Architect Stefan Antoni turns a 1970s horror of a master suite into an open-plan space that’s become an everyday pleasure to use

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Want a green home but can't afford it? Think again

Daniel Casas, owner of Casas Design, offers a professional perspective on designing a house that’s kind to the planet, your energy bills and your build price. See more

1970's home becomes a modern entertainer's dream

Retaining some elements of the original 1970's design, and incorporating more modern aspects results in a beautiful home that's perfect for entertaining. No wonder it won the 2018 Registered Master Builders' Supreme Renovation

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A 3 storey family home in Paris gets new life

A complete refurbishment turns a small, unhealthy building into a functional family home

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Old villa gets new life

Not every house fits a precise architectural period sometimes they can be a hybrid. Take this project, for example. Andrew Peat of Andlyn Industries, the firm responsible for the remodel, says that at first glance the house appeared to be what New Zealanders know as a villa. See more

Boxing on!

A run down Victorian-style home was restored with complementary modern elements and open plan living to achieve better flow and more light

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HELPFUL TIPS AND ADVICE

Work in progress
Ever wondered what the renovation process is like for a designer? Katie Scott from Stick+Stone Design is back to update us on the progress of her own villa renovation
Reno no-no's
About to embark on a home renovation? We've asked Shelley Brockliss, design manager from Yellowfox, what you should and shouldn't do to achieve the best results

WHAT'S TRENDING

3 easy ways to renovate your home this winter
Are you itching to renovate your home during the winter months, but are unsure of where to start? Keep reading, we've got you covered!
Designer digs
Having an interior designer is always a good idea to make a space look and feel great, but it's not always possible to make a reality. Here are some ways to make your home look like it's been touched ...

LATEST HOME VIDEOS

Traditional villa gets modern makeover
Traditional home villa renovation by Scarlet Architects features open plan family living area, contemporary kitchen, new pool, bay window
San Francisco row house remodel opens up a loft-style living area
Minimalist rooftop living in San Francisco; remodel with open-plan living area, large deck, sleek contemporary kitchen for serious cooks

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