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Top tips for building a new house

Top tips for building a new house

Want to build a house but don’t know where to start? Architect? Architectural designer? Housing company? Private builder? A house and land package? What’s the difference and where to begin? Start by asking yourself: What do you want to achieve? The biggest house for the least money or a high-end bespoke home with unique character?…

Winning the House of the Year national category for “Kowhai House”

Winning the House of the Year national category for “Kowhai House”

I hopped in my truck and drove 45 minutes out of Christchurch into the beautiful hills of Ashley Gorge. The clients, who had been introduced to me by an architect we work closely with, were lovely. I felt I could work well with them. First meetings with clients are really important – they help me…