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Simple tips to make your home pet-friendly
27 July 2021
Simple tips to make your home pet-friendly

If you own a dog or cat, it is definitely ‘part of the family’ – and we wouldn’t leave that family member out of our house design. With New Zealand households ranking second in the world for pet ownership (the United States is first), we need to make sure our furry...

Five ways to make the family build easier
19 July 2021
Five ways to make the family build easier

Moving can be stressful for you and your family, particularly when you’re building a brand new home. There’s a lot going on and so many decisions to make, which can sometimes seem overwhelming. Younger kids might be confused about what’s happening, or your teenagers might be...

A focus on roofing trends in 2021
30 June 2021
A focus on roofing trends in 2021

When we look at the curbside appeal of a home, not only do we want it to be aesthetically pleasing and ahead of the latest trends, but also fully functional and eco-friendly. Generation Homes offers the latest trends to fit your individual taste, and this extends to roofing. We partner...

Five tips for a cosy winter home
1 June 2021
Five tips for a cosy winter home

When you hear the word ‘cosy’ you automatically gravitate towards the idea of being comfortable. Comfort is a popular trend in 2021 as we continue to spend time at home, but we are also looking for simplicity. Those two words – comfort and simplicity – encapsulate...

Natural lighting in your home
25 May 2021
Natural lighting in your home

One of the most sought-after features these days is to have an abundance of natural light pour into your home’s living space. While natural lighting helps keep your home well lit, there are some amazing health benefits to having those rays beaming through your windows – better...

Creating a sanctuary for your sanity
22 March 2021
Creating a sanctuary for your sanity

After a disruptive and unpredictable 2020, many New Zealanders are experimenting with style to turn their homes into peaceful retreats. Calming colours and cosy nooks are going a long way as we search for stress-free escapes as we spend more time at home. Our homes are sanctuaries for our...

Designing the kid-perfect house
8 March 2021
Designing the kid-perfect house

How to decorate a home to suit wee people is front of mind for Auckland-based interior designer Katie Scott. The Sticks + Stones founder is about to become a mum and has just finished decorating a nursery in preparation for bubs. Unsure of the gender, Katie’s opted for green-toned...

Enhance your home's street appeal
5 March 2021
Enhance your home's street appeal

Generation Homes is all about choice. We invite people to choose the land and an architecturally-designed house plan. They can select a facade and cladding as well as key interior and exterior design features. It’s all part of our promise to build a home that is unique to you – the...

Five ways to revamp your bathroom in 2021
16 February 2021
Five ways to revamp your bathroom in 2021

It might be the smallest room of the house, but we spend a lot of time there. Whether it is soaking in the tub, going through our face care routine or simply general hygiene – our bathrooms are an important space. While your bathroom needs to be functional, you can also make it...

How to keep it cool at home this summer
19 January 2021
How to keep it cool at home this summer

With a hot and sunny summer well underway, it is the right time to make sure your home is the coolest place to be – both functionally and aesthetically. Finding a way for your family to escape the heat and humidity is a must, especially without facing a shocking bill from your power...

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