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11 smart small bathroom ideas

A small bathroom doesn't need to be cramped and uncomfortable. In fact, your petite bathroom need not look small at all! In this homify feature we look at 11 smart and stunning ideas to enhance and upgrade your space in style, without compromising of…

17 June, 2018

​Wise spending: Our top kitchen renovation ideas

Nobody wants a neglected, visually displeasing space in their house, especially not when said space is of a social kind, like the heart of the home: the all-important kitchen. And fortunately, if one’s existing house doesn’t have a dream cooking spac…

16 June, 2018

25 types of fences and walls to make your house more stylish

South African homes are always in need of security and privacy and these 25 fantastic fences and walls will definitely enhance your style in sophistication, while protecting your home, property and family.

16 June, 2018

​The high-end South African residence of modern splendour

Pretoria-based firm Dessiner Interior Architectural deserve a round of applause for treating us to today’s homify 360° gem. Specialising in hospitality, retail, corporate and domestic design, these professionals were tasked with creating high-end int…

15 June, 2018

18 budget-wise ideas to upgrade your patio

So you are considering a huge patio remodel, but can't decide where to begin and you need to consider your budget too? Well, in this homify feature, we look at upgrading your patio in sleek style, but it won't cost you an arm and a leg either.

14 June, 2018

9 things you should know before building a container home

One of the more memorable architectural evolutions in recent years, not to mention in terms of sustainable design, has been the re-use of shipping container to become born-again structures, whether for houses, coffee shops, guest bedrooms, play pen f…

​How to furnish an open-plan kitchen: 8 simple tips

Anybody who knows anything about interior design would agree that open-plan layouts have become the norm in modern times. Offering an all-inclusive space where families can gather, socialise, cook, dine, relax and play, these versatile spaces have en…

12 June, 2018

11 most beautiful homes in South Africa

We all know how beautiful South African architecture and design can be, but today we have 11 fabulous examples.These 11 South African homes show how much diversity and style exists and how you truly can find a dream home that suits your needs and wan…

12 June, 2018

12 cheap building materials perfect for a small home

Just the idea of building a house from scratch can be rather daunting, especially when you consider how the cost of building materials will influence your budget, layout and design.

​The pros and cons of a flat-roof house

South Africa is prone to numerous designs and styles when it comes to residential structures, including the all-too familiar flat-roof house. But saying that a roof is 100% flat is actually inaccurate, as a flat roof usually has pitch/slant of about…

10 June, 2018