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We may be a nation of DIYers, but unless you're an experienced renovator, creating an outdoor space can wind up costing more than you anticipate. For tips and tricks from the professionals, take a look at our articles.

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Achieve the perfect indoor - outdoor flow

Achieve the perfect indoor - outdoor flow

Refresh Partner Outdure shows us how the perfect indoor - outdoor flow can be easily achieved with the Qwickbuild system

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Achieve the perfect indoor - outdoor flow
Get smooth industrial sliding doors

Get smooth industrial sliding doors

Architecturally designed, the Brio Open Rail range is a collection of exposed rail systems, referencing industrial style with modern, minimalist appeal.

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Get smooth industrial sliding doors
Future-proof your kitchen

Future-proof your kitchen

With more homeowners planning to ‘age in place’, the focus is increasingly on the best way to ensure convenience, comfort and safety as we look to the future. Here are some tips and advice on future-proof design when renovating your kitchen.

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Future-proof your kitchen
Natural concrete finishes

Natural concrete finishes

If you have exposed concrete floors or walls – here are some finishes that make it easy to enhance the natural look of your concrete.

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Natural concrete finishes
A tough tablet for renovations

A tough tablet for renovations

Samsung has now delivered a super resilient tablet designed for New Zealand’s toughest environments.

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A tough tablet for renovations
Bringing more natural light into the home with skylights and solatube

Bringing more natural light into the home with skylights and solatube

The importance of daylight in the home cannot be overstated. Explore different options to bring more natural light into the home.

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Bringing more natural light into the home with skylights and solatube
A freestanding bath for indoor and outdoor use

A freestanding bath for indoor and outdoor use

Maximise the use of your outdoor area with a Victoria+Albert freestanding bath from Robertson - a luxurious addition to any interior or exterior setting.

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A freestanding bath for indoor and outdoor use
Wood styled porcelain tiles from Heritage Tiles

Wood styled porcelain tiles from Heritage Tiles

With the introduction of wood styled porcelain tiles manufactured through HD digital printing, homeowners can now reap the benefits of porcelain tile.

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Wood styled porcelain tiles from Heritage Tiles
Breezway louvre windows as seen on The Kiwi Dream

Breezway louvre windows as seen on The Kiwi Dream

Light, air and space. All are equally important in making a home comfortable to live or work in.

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Breezway louvre windows as seen on The Kiwi Dream
Options to update your joinery

Options to update your joinery

Find out your options and advice to update or transform your old joinery from Fletcher Aluminium expert, Ronnie Pocock.

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Options to update your joinery
Top 10 window styles

Top 10 window styles

Deciding on a window for your home is about a balance between aesthetics and function; we get expert advice from Darryl Church on 10 basic styles.

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Top 10 window styles
Choosing the right colour for your home

Choosing the right colour for your home

Tips, tricks and great advice for choosing colour for your home from Renovate magazine’s very own interior design expert.

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Choosing the right colour for your home
Good lighting design requires careful consideration early on

Good lighting design requires careful consideration early on

Good lighting has the power to enhance your interiors – Renovate’s interior design expert Donna White explains how.

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Good lighting design requires careful consideration early on
Beat bugs with bug juice from Resene

Beat bugs with bug juice from Resene

Resene has a handy new product into store called Bug Juice.  It’s new into the country but has been used for over 20 years in America.  It kills crawling and flying insects on contact with treated surfaces inside or outside

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Beat bugs with bug juice from Resene
Media room planning tips

Media room planning tips

Advances in technology and lower costs mean an environment dedicated to enjoying in-home entertainment is no longer something you only see in the movies. If the space is there, all that’s required is careful planning, professional advice and a little imagination.

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Media room planning tips