Frank and partner contacted Refresh as they wanted to create a home to settle down and raise children in. We turned an old 80's house into a stylish living space by replacing the bathroom, en suite, kitchen, re gibbing the ceilings, painting the whole house, laying new wooden flooring throughout the ground level, stripping off wall paper, skimmimg walls and painting over bright bold colours with more neutral tones. Project Manager, Cameron also went along shopping with Frank to assist with the decision on paint colours, bathroom ware and tiles.
Removing internal walls and rebuilding the living area, a well thought through renovation turned a dark apartment into a light and open space that celebrates the stunning sea views and Rangitoto.
Major excavation work, combined with a clever architectural redesign, created a wide-open living area that is flooded with sunlight and provides easy access to the garden.
A top to toe paint job breathes new life into a magnificent Paremoremo country ranch, constructed from kauri in the 1970s.
Instead of using dormer windows to utilise an attic cavity, this clever Clevedon renovation maximised the available space by lifting the roof and creating a second storey.
A refurbishment of a tired Greenlane townhouse creates the perfect easy care home for a busy urban family.
A head to toe makeover – along with a clever extension – transforms a tired, but cherished house into a modern home that meets the needs of its growing family.
An extreme makeover turns a cramped and impractical country house into a spacious home for a family of six. It’s a Kiwi lifestyle dream come true.
This Renovation saw our team installing a new deck and replacing the joinery to create better indoor outdoor flow.
When a young Kiwi family decided to move back to New Zealand, they found a perfect section with an almost perfect house on it. A well executed renovation helped to make it home.
We completely gutted this bathroom and started from the beginning to create this beautiful bathroom with luxurious finish.
A marvelous makeover turns a solid but awkwardly designed house into a spacious and light-filled home, ready for a modern family of five.
An expansive roof area has provided one Otahuhu family with the opportunity to extend their much-loved family home upwards with a second storey.
Roger and Miriama desperately needed a new outdoor living area and a better indoor-outdoor flow. “We had a sense of what we wanted for the deck. The builders suggested what they thought would work best for the flow; we agreed and they went for it. The result is just great!” says Miriama.