Dip Your Toe in the Water With Bathroom Trends for 2017 (22 photos)

No longer merely functional and hardworking spaces where we wash and go, bathrooms have changed dramatically in recent years. They are increasingly becoming places where we satisfy our senses and spend more time in stylish comfort, girding our clean, fragrant and relaxed selves for the busy lives waiting…


Dip Your Toe in the Water With Bathroom Trends for 2017 (22 photos)
Dip Your Toe in the Water With Bathroom Trends for 2017 (22 photos)
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5 Shimmering Materials to Add Tasteful Bling to Your Abode (12 photos)

Brass, copper, gold, stainless steel and pearl may not seem like your typical architectural materials, but used in measured doses they can add depth and dimension to a space. As they reflect light, they emit a warm glow, and as they age, they accrue the marks of everyday use. Here’s how these five glistening…


5 Shimmering Materials to Add Tasteful Bling to Your Abode (12 photos)
5 Shimmering Materials to Add Tasteful Bling to Your Abode (12 photos)
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14 Design Ideas From the Most Popular Kitchen Photos of 2016 (30 photos)

What a year it’s been for kitchens. We’ve seen some beautiful trends come through, from wood and white combos and double-material benchtops, to textured and 3D tiles and kitchen-living rooms. And who told us about them? You did! Australian Houzzers voted with their clicks by saving


14 Design Ideas From the Most Popular Kitchen Photos of 2016 (30 photos)
14 Design Ideas From the Most Popular Kitchen Photos of 2016 (30 photos)
Source: Houzz Kitchens

Spotted! Moss Turns Up Inside (10 photos)

The trouble with plants for many people is that they needs lots of light, frequent watering, pruning and fertilising. Enter moss, which is low maintenance and incredibly versatile. One of the most popular uses for moss is in vertical gardens. The trend has been going strong for a while and


Spotted! Moss Turns Up Inside (10 photos)
Spotted! Moss Turns Up Inside (10 photos)
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Australia's Tiniest State of Tasmania Backs a Timber-First Policy (29 photos)

Tasmania, our smallest state, is renowned for its dense wilderness, glacier-formed mountains and its native forests, 45 per cent of which are protected in reserves. In June 2016, the Tasmanian government announced the development of a policy that would encourage the use of timber products in construction…


Australia’s Tiniest State of Tasmania Backs a Timber-First Policy (29 photos)
Australia’s Tiniest State of Tasmania Backs a Timber-First Policy (29 photos)
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Countdown of the 10 Most Popular Houzz Ideabooks of 2016 (10 photos)

There have been heaps of great articles on a wide array of topics on Houzz this year, but 10 of them have stood out in terms of their popularity with you all. Some of the recurring themes of the year have been open-plan living, indoor/outdoor living, solutions for small spaces and innovation in kitchen…


Countdown of the 10 Most Popular Houzz Ideabooks of 2016 (10 photos)
Countdown of the 10 Most Popular Houzz Ideabooks of 2016 (10 photos)
Source: Houzz Kitchens