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Bask Louvre Roof Provides Form and Function for Moxi Cafe

Fitting a large Bask louvre roof area in the courtyard of Moxi Café has proven to be an integral part of the popular café's continuing success. 

Acoustic Moss Panels: Naturally Sound Absorbing and Versatile

Acoustic Moss Panels create a new acoustic paradigm by bringing the outdoors in, while absorbing high frequency sound energy.

March 2018 feature

Kitchens

Products designed to add flair to kitchens and make our lives easier.

Bold Resene Colours Brighten Hawkes Bay Kitchen

Daring use of bold Resene Smitten and Resene Allports adds a wash of colour to this timber kitchen.

Install a Vacpan for Easy Cleaning of Kitchen Floors

Install a Vacpan for Easy Cleaning of Kitchen Floors

With the Vacpan, homeowners can sweep kitchen dust and debris neatly into a built-in dustpan connected to central vacuum system.

Smartstone NZ Presents the Veined Collection

Smartstone NZ Presents the Veined Collection

Each of these 12 Smartstone surfaces replicates the style of natural stone, offering quartz substance with a unique veined surface.

Insinkerator Releases MultiTap: A Multi-Function Mixer Tap

Insinkerator Releases MultiTap: A Multi-Function Mixer Tap

InSinkErator brings another new innovation to kitchens with MultiTap — a kettle and mixer tap in one.

Cascade Hanging Screens Provide Versatile Acoustic and Visual Privacy

Cascade is a collection of acoustic hanging screens that fall from the ceiling in unique patterns, to help create a quiet zone and diffuse any unwanted noise.

Turn Painted Surfaces into Erasable Whiteboards with Dulux

Dulux Professional DryErase is a two part water based polyurethane formula that turns an interior painted surface into an erasable canvas for whiteboard markers.

Two Iconic Roofing Brands Come Together

Two of New Zealand’s leading roofing companies, Calder Stewart Roofing and Dimond Industries will come together under the new name of Dimond Roofing.

Emerging Skylight Trends for Kitchens

More than just lighting, skylights can create a sense of height and space while enhancing the feel of luxury in the kitchen. 

Aged Care Complex Features Outdure QwickBuild, Tiles and Turf

A decking solution with low height capabilities was specified for the redevelopment of a large outdoor space at the Sir Edmund Hillary Retirement Village.

The latest year of research results in a five-year study on the use of BIM across the New Zealand construction industry

Porter’s Liquid Iron Creates Rust Look for Vineyard Pavilion

Porter’s Liquid Iron with Instant Rust was used to achieve a natural rusted metal look for the vineyard dining pavilion.

Five Reasons to Specify a Solar Powered Roof Fan

Hometech's SolarStar Roof Fan is a cost-effective and eco-friendly solution for keeping homes cool.

Strand Has Something to Declare

All three products in the Strand range now have the Declare label, offering designers more environmentally mindful building choices.

Securock Gypsum-Fiber Roof Board Forms Integral Part of Durable Warm Roof System

An integral part of the warm roof system at Progressive Enterprises’ headquarters, USG Boral Securock has proven a low maintenance and highly durable solution. 

MultiTap by InSinkErator: A Kettle and Mixer Tap Combined

MultiTap by InSinkErator: A Kettle and Mixer Tap Combined

Near-boiling water for hot drinks and cooking is instantly available from a sleek, Italian designed multi-functional mixer tap.

Automatic Entry for Kitchen Cavity Sliders Makes Life Easy

Automatic Entry for Kitchen Cavity Sliders Makes Life Easy

The V1 enables homeowners to open and shut their cavity sliders without the use of their hands.

Studco’s Newest Online Resource is Now Here

Studco’s Newest Online Resource is Now Here

Find information on Studco's range of products with ease with the new Studco and Resilmount Websites. 

Lightweight Cladding Offers More Design and Build Options

Lightweight Cladding Offers More Design and Build Options

Lightweight cladding options are becoming more popular due their low maintenance and modern design features. 

Matt Black Work Surfaces Add to Creative Agency’s Refined Look

Matt Black Work Surfaces Add to Creative Agency’s Refined Look

Polaris HPL was used for desktop surfaces, providing a stylish matt black finish without the worry of fingerprints or marks.

 

Custom-Cut Autex Cube Reduces Reverberation at Formica HQ

Custom-Cut Autex Cube Reduces Reverberation at Formica HQ

Contents Design delivered an outstanding new office for Formica's Europe HQ featuring clever use of branding and Autex Cube.

Masons Launch New Range of Exterior Stainless Steel Vents

Masons Launch New Range of Exterior Stainless Steel Vents

Masons' new collection of stylish and durable exterior vents are a rewarding detail on every architecturally designed building.

Premium Performance for Long-term Steel Protection with PSX 700

Premium Performance for Long-term Steel Protection with PSX 700

PSX 700 is a proven, patented technology that provides long-term protection, with application and system capabilities that can lower the cost of ownership for valuable steel assets.

Billi Water Unit Proves Perfect for Tight Kitchen Spaces

Billi Water Unit Proves Perfect for Tight Kitchen Spaces

When cupboard space in kitchens or lunch rooms is at a premium, Billi Boiling and Chilled Filtered Water Units are the perfect solution. 

Keep It Clean With Anti-Fingerprint Compact Laminates

Keep It Clean With Anti-Fingerprint Compact Laminates

Say goodbye to unsightly stains and marking with compact laminates that stay clean.

Bring Technology to Kitchens with In-Wall USB Chargers

Bring Technology to Kitchens with In-Wall USB Chargers

In-wall USB chargers allow homeowners to charge their phones easily and safely without taking up prime socket space for kitchen appliances.

Viking Pedestals Create Seamless Indoor-Outdoor Flow

Viking Pedestals Create Seamless Indoor-Outdoor Flow

Viking Buzon Pedestals support floating decks at the same height as the interior floor, while allowing rain to drain through the substrate. 

Mico Introduces the Alavo Modular Washroom System

Mico Introduces the Alavo Modular Washroom System

Mico is excited to bring the full Dolphin range of behind-mirror modular washroom systems to New Zealand shores. 

New De Niro Directional LED Downlights from Vynco

New De Niro Directional LED Downlights from Vynco

Available in white, silver and black, the new De Niro Directional LED Downlights are designed to suit modern kitchens. 

Top Five Things to Know About Caesarstone

Top Five Things to Know About Caesarstone

Caesarstone is an exceptional bench top with the beauty, strength and durability of quartz.

Gaston Sink Mixer Adds Finesse to Kitchens

Gaston Sink Mixer Adds Finesse to Kitchens

Available in traditional and brushed chrome with matte black accents, Methven's Gaston Sink Mixers bring modern style to kitchens. 

Syncron: Textured MDF Panels Designed to Make a Statement

Syncron: Textured MDF Panels Designed to Make a Statement

New to PSP, Syncron textured panels are ideal for bringing a realistic woodgrain effect to kitchen interiors. 

How Tip Shearing Brings Incredible Texture to Carpet Tiles

How Tip Shearing Brings Incredible Texture to Carpet Tiles

Introducing the new Velvet& range of tip-sheared carpet tiles from modulyss.

Karndean Designflooring Introduces its First Floating Floor Collection

Karndean Designflooring Introduces its First Floating Floor Collection

Karndean Designflooring is introducing its first floating floor collection, Korlok, with its highest performing acoustic qualities to date.

Axis Provides Spotless Entrance for New Unitec Hub

Axis Provides Spotless Entrance for New Unitec Hub

Axis entrance matting protects the appearance of the flooring surface inside Unitec's new 'Hub' by removing dirt and moisture from all directions.

Englefield Introduces Studio Pin-ups for the Kitchen

Englefield Introduces Studio Pin-ups for the Kitchen

Englefield has just launched its new Studio Pin Lever Kitchen Mixer available in three different finishes.

Make a Statement with SAS Trucell Open Metal Ceilings

Make a Statement with SAS Trucell Open Metal Ceilings

Trucell open cell metal ceilings are a stand-out feature of the Euroclass office in Auckland and Lichfield Street carpark building in Christchurch.

Asona Presents Designer Acoustic Ceiling Clouds

Asona Presents Designer Acoustic Ceiling Clouds

Make the perfect design statement and improve sound quality, even with limited wall space, with Asona’s Triton Cloud acoustic ceiling clouds.

Introducing the Delabie Electronic Urinal Valve in Waterproof Housing

Introducing the Delabie Electronic Urinal Valve in Waterproof Housing

With a 100% waterproof housing, Delabie's Recessed Tempomatic 4 Electronic Urinal Valve was a recent winner at the German Design Awards.

NZ Green Building Council Sponsorship for APL

NZ Green Building Council Sponsorship for APL

APL Window Solutions, owner of the Altherm, First and Vantage national brands, have become one of the main corporate sponsors of the New Zealand Green Building Council. 

New IPS Constructaboard Perfect for Hardwearing Kitchen Cabinetry

New IPS Constructaboard Perfect for Hardwearing Kitchen Cabinetry

Constructaboard is a lightweight board that is hard-wearing and moisture-resistant, making it ideal for kitchen cabinetry.

Design Cutting-Edge Handle-Free Kitchens with InnoTech Atira

Design Cutting-Edge Handle-Free Kitchens with InnoTech Atira

The InnoTech Atira Drawer system is an affordable option for handle-free design without cables or power.

New and Improved: Gerard Refreshes EBOSS Presence

New and Improved: Gerard Refreshes EBOSS Presence

Architects and specifiers interested in Gerard's pressed steel roof solutions now have all the key information at their fingertips, thanks to a revamped supplier profile on EBOSS.

Resco Compact Laminate Passes the Test at Hill Laboratories

Resco Compact Laminate Passes the Test at Hill Laboratories

The large Waikato testing facility is fitted out with Resco Compact Laminate ChemLab and BioLab Benches and Multicom Wall Panels.

Kitchen Tile Innovations for 2018

Kitchen Tile Innovations for 2018

In an ever-changing world of high innovation and demand for homes that reflect gorgeous detailing and quality, tiles continue to play an important part of end design.

Allegion Releases Schlage S-6800 Fingerprint Reading Lock

Allegion Releases Schlage S-6800 Fingerprint Reading Lock

The Schlage family of electronic locks has a new member, the S-6800.

TIP-ON BLUMOTION for TANDEMBOX Extends Handle-less Design Possibilities

TIP-ON BLUMOTION for TANDEMBOX Extends Handle-less Design Possibilities

Blum introduces another 100% mechanical solution for press-to-open and soft-close drawers.

Pink Batts is Platinum Sponsor of Homestar V4

Pink Batts is Platinum Sponsor of Homestar V4

Warmer, drier and healthier homes for New Zealanders.

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