Category Archives: Building Tips

Decking timber NZ – Our top 5 alternates to Pine

New Zealand is currently facing a national shortage of pine timber. This is due to a number of reasons including the housing boom and high log exportation numbers. As a builder, it is strange to see empty shelves where stacks of decking timber once was at our local supplier. Some lesser-known timber suppliers do still…
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Bathroom renovation ideas – 10 beautiful bathrooms on Houzz

Do you need some bathroom renovation ideas? Then this post is for you. We have put together 10 awesome luxury bathrooms for you to draw inspiration from. Click on the photos below to see the full images and see more of these incredible home renovations. 1. The Resplendent Bath Photo by Mantis Design + Build,…
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Indoor outdoor flow – get the most out of your outdoor area

Summer is finally on its way. That’s why we have decided to share some ideas to create better indoor outdoor flow in your home. Additionally the government has recently relaxed the rules around building consents for porches and awning. This means that now is the best time to put your indoor outdoor flow ideas into…
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The 14 best NZ renovation blogs to get you inspired for your next project

Need renovation ideas or inspiration for your next project? We’ve compiled a list of our favourite (mostly) NZ renovation blogs and websites to help you get those creative juices flowing. This list is focused on all things renovation. It features sites that inspire interior design, innovative building ideas, DIY, in-door out-door flow and landscape design.…
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