Great outdoor shape

  Outdoor furniture made from stainless steel has a wonderful, robust, industrial look. Masters at creating works of art from stainless steel is a company just down the road called Wanaka Stainless. The latest stainless product is a range of outdoor furniture which has been turning heads. They’ve recent

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Flat out

  Simple steps to re-do your deck Decks can be victims of neglect over the colder months, but now it’s time to renew them to their former glory in time for summer. If you don’t fancy calling in the professionals, but you’re pretty handy, here are some tips on what to do before you pick up your sander an

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Insulated garage doors

  If your garage door is not insulated, it could quite conceivably be the biggest source of heat loss from your home. This is why Christchurch based company, Conqueror International Ltd, produces New Zealand’s most thermally efficient garage doors. “Other garage doors on the New Zealand market don’t even

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Great gateways

Sometimes we underestimate the power of an attractive front door. It’s one of the first things we notice when we drive or walk by a house. A simple way to create a great first impression is to smarten the gateway to your humble abode so family, friends and guests are greeted with a front door which says

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Protecting the ones you love

Children can be quick, nimble and very quiet when they know they are doing something their parents wouldn’t like. A deadly combination when it involves an inadequately fenced swimming or spa pool and an inquisitive child. The sad fact is, most children who have drowned in a New Zealand swimming pool or spa pool

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The right garage door for your home

According to Wikipedia the history of the garage door could possibly date back as far as 450 BC when chariots were stored in gatehouses. Of course chariots and other horse drawn transportation eventually gave way to the motor car and owners were quick to develop specific housing for their precious and significant inves

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Inside out

Bringing the outdoors in is a rising trend in bathroom design – be it a large window framing lush green foliage, a glass door or louvres opening to the garden or, in this case, a bathroom opening completely to a pond, courtyard or patio. Ok, so this last one is admittedly the dream option, but the key to achievi

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