The Rise of Porticos, Pergolas and Patios
Outdoor Living Trends in NZ Home Design
Exteriors & Outdoor Living
Dulux Colour Forecast 2024
Colour is a powerful component of home design, so each year we anticipate the Dulux colour forecast to discover fresh trends and gain inspiration for colourways to enrich the home.
What's popular in bathroom design?
As you consider the bathrooms for your new home, there’s one question you need to ask first. Who is the bathroom for? Depending on the answer – your family, you and your partner, an older family member – it will guide you in every aspect of the design. Mico Category...
Head to the tropics without leaving home
Struggling to make your way to a warm-weathered getaway this year? No problem, there are easy ways to bring the same sense of serenity and relaxation into your home.
The colour of the future is what you like
Trends, in the end, are a personal thing. You can sort through all the buzzwords and labels like cottagecore, Hamptons, Regencycore and the style descriptions like Scandi, minimalism
Heat up with a spa this winter
As the weather cools there’s nothing quite like stepping into a hot, bubbling spa – right outside your back door. A spa is a luxurious addition to your property that may increase its value, but there’s the extra perks to your wellness to consider, too. Imagine taking time
Get set for a wonderful staycation
At a fancy hotel the little luxuries of a fully stocked coffee bar, decadent pastries for your first breakfast, or a simple basket of extravagant toiletries in the bathroom make your stay feel extra special. You may be planning a staycation or wish to create a home atmosphere...
Delicious veges at your fingertips
It’s simple and rewarding to grow then eat fresh vegetables from your garden even if you’re a beginner
Gardens & Landscaping
Beginner's guide to whites and neutrals
We could tell you how popular Resene’s white and neutral paints are, dominating the Resene top 20 list across the board year after year, but you’re not here to keep up with the Joneses.