Be informed and make the best decisions for your project. We bring you insights and interviews from those at the forefront of architecture and construction.

Guides & Ideas

Create a comfortable home environment year-round with thermally-efficient windows and doors
Amber Suckling
08 January 2024
4 MIN READ
Crafting your vision: the essential checklist for a seamless building experience with your contractor
Joanna Seton
11 December 2023
4 MIN READ
How to achieve an authentic timber look with laminate flooring
Amber Suckling
10 December 2023
4 MIN READ
Living rural and off-grid: how to choose the right onsite wastewater system for your property
Amber Suckling
05 December 2023
4 MIN READ
5 ways to protect your home from insects this summer
Amber Suckling
21 November 2023
4 MIN READ
Choosing pre-painted steel roofing or cladding: what you need to know
Amber Suckling
21 November 2023
4 MIN READ
The art of brick selection: A definitive guide for Kiwi homes
Yohei Guy
19 November 2023
8 MIN READ
How to increase comfort, security, and productivity with home and office automation systems
Amber Suckling
18 November 2023
4 MIN READ
Essentials for a Healthy and Productive Home Workspace
ArchiPro Editorial Team
14 November 2023
2 MIN READ
Cutting through the noise: key factors to consider when buying a lawnmower
Jacob Turner
14 November 2023
7 MIN READ
A deep dive into contemporary steel roof styles in New Zealand
Yohei Guy
13 November 2023
6 MIN READ
How landscaping experts design gardens that encourage biodiversity and thrive in changing climate conditions
Amber Suckling
12 November 2023
5 MIN READ
Architect shares expert advice for a smooth, stress-free first home build
Amber Suckling
11 November 2023
5 MIN READ
Expert advice: how to choose the right builder for your project
Amber Suckling
11 November 2023
4 MIN READ
Choosing the right cover: a guide to emerging exterior cladding options in New Zealand
Jacob Turner
10 November 2023
7 MIN READ
Balancing aesthetics and budget: understanding the cost, benefits and design potential of limestone
Jacob Turner
10 November 2023
6 MIN READ
5 creative ways to use X-Bond micro-cement in residential spaces
Amber Suckling
09 November 2023
4 MIN READ
Choosing the right materials for your home: exploring the product selection process with advice from a building expert
Amber Suckling
07 November 2023
4 MIN READ
Lifestyle, architecture, and environmental context combine to create exceptional gardens
Amber Suckling
06 November 2023
4 MIN READ
Building dreams: Understanding the costs of building luxury homes
Yohei Guy
06 November 2023
8 MIN READ
Navigating your kitchen: what can (and can't) go down an InSinkErator?
Yohei Guy
06 November 2023
6 MIN READ
How to create hotel-style lighting at home, with tips from the experts
Amber Suckling
25 October 2023
5 MIN READ
Dive into the latest trends in in-ground swimming pools
Amber Suckling
15 October 2023
4 MIN READ
Working with an interior designer: 10 top tips from an industry veteran
ArchiPro Editorial Team
09 October 2023
5 MIN READ
How design, construction, and operations should collaborate to achieve efficient and sustainable outcomes
ArchiPro Editorial Team
08 October 2023
4 MIN READ
Passive House architecture: the revolutionary standard for multi-unit residential living
Natalie Clement
07 October 2023
7 MIN READ
Designing for longevity: four recommendations from the architectural surface experts
Amber Suckling
03 October 2023
3 MIN READ
Crafting comfort: A step-by-step guide to decorating your new home
Yohei Guy
27 September 2023
12 MIN READ
A guide to choosing the best whiteware for your home
Natalie Clement
24 September 2023
5 MIN READ
The latest trends in office furniture in 2023
Nick Forrester
19 September 2023
4 MIN READ
The key to a successful build is more simple than you think
Amber Suckling
10 September 2023
3 MIN READ
12 creative laundry room ideas for New Zealand homes
Yohei Guy
24 August 2023
7 MIN READ
How to decorate a living room: 13 great tips for chic styling
Yohei Guy
15 August 2023
9 MIN READ
How to design a home for year-round comfort using heating, cooling and ventilation
Natalie Clement
14 August 2023
7 MIN READ
19 kitchen splashback ideas from stylish New Zealand homes
Yohei Guy
13 August 2023
8 MIN READ
How to prevent floods at home with a stormwater management system
Amber Suckling
13 August 2023
3 MIN READ