Bring out the best in your bach

13-Dec-2016 07:29:52 Share this:

If you’re reclining on the deck of your bach thinking the place could use a bit of a spruce up, Resene have a few ideas for inspiration.


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Topics: Residential, DIY, New Zealand, Maintenance

Perfect painting

23-Nov-2016 11:41:08 Share this:

There’s no doubt about it, most Kiwis love DIY, and there aren’t many more satisfying feelings than finishing off a project at home. When it comes to painting, here Resene off some top tips you’ll need for a professional job.


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Topics: DIY, Advice, House of Inspiration

Deck the halls ...

23-Nov-2016 10:56:24 Share this:

Christmas starts here. Decorating your home – inside and out – is often the first step most of us take in embracing the festive season. Whether you’re keeping it strictly minimalist or going to full sparkly, outdoor extravaganza, here’s some ideas to get you started – and for putting a Kiwi spin on things.


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Topics: DIY, Advice, House of Inspiration

Paint colour trends to future-proof your home

10-Nov-2016 08:23:06 Share this:

It’s time to make a colour connection.  

While it may seem like only yesterday we were celebrating the trends for this summer, colour experts are working well ahead, predicting our palettes for as far our as 2018. The new The Range 2018 fashion colours fandeck from Resene includes the latest on trend paint colours for a quick fashion update for homes and buildings. Choosing paint that will last the distance in terms of trends is a great way to future-proof your home.

               

Inscape

Time to escape… indoors. Nature has always had a strong influence on choices, and never more so than now. With many addicted to technology and more time spent indoors, the great outdoors is coming in… in our surfaces, finishes, colours and accessorising.


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Topics: DIY, New Zealand, Decoration, Advice, House of Inspiration, Design

What adds value outdoors?

10-Oct-2016 12:08:50 Share this:

Adding value. It’s the holy grail of pre-sale home renovations. What are the quick, simple and, most importantly, cost effective alterations you can make that will maximise your appeal to buyers, and therefore your eventual sale price?


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Topics: Residential, Selling, DIY, Advice, House of Inspiration

What’s the long range colour forecast?

21-Sep-2016 08:15:25 Share this:

New season's fashion isn't just for your wardrobe. The team at Resene take a look at what colours fashionable homes will be wearing over spring and summer.


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Topics: Residential, DIY, New Zealand, Decoration, House of Inspiration, Maintenance

The art of choosing the right white

16-Aug-2016 07:52:12 Share this:

White is white is white, right? Wrong. Our guest bloggers from Resene have some useful advice on choosing the which white – or other neutral colour option – is going to work best for your project.


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Topics: Residential, DIY, New Zealand, House of Inspiration, Maintenance

What’s in your perfect home?

29-Jun-2016 09:38:01 Share this:

Our guest bloggers from Resene take a look at what buyers want in a dream home, and how to achieve it.


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Topics: Selling, Buying, DIY, Advice

Grow Your Own Way

09-Mar-2016 06:00:00 Share this:

Creating vegetable gardens has grown in popularity in recent years (‘scuse the pun), and the great news is, starting a vegetable garden is actually pretty easy, not to mention very rewarding having a source of growing your own food.


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Topics: DIY, Gardening, Maintenance