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Expand your home without spending a cent on an extension

We all know expensive home building, renovations and extensions can be in South Africa. What's more is that it can be stressful and time-consuming. Someone once said that the only thing more stressful than a divorce is home construction!But did you k…

21 January, 2017

This growing family added space to their home instead of moving (and saved loads of money!)

When space becomes scarce, it is up to clever thinking to see if you can conjure up a little more. But for these homeowners in Kensington who were expecting a little addition to their family, time was of the essence.

21 January, 2017

32 small yet modern bathrooms to copy

The bathroom is one of the most intimate rooms in the home, but that doesn’t mean that it shouldn’t look neat, tidy and elegant. There’s nothing more comforting after a long day at work than a sensational bathroom with all the luxurious and…

21 January, 2017

7 mistakes that can be easily avoided in your home

Furnishing and decorating your home is an exciting and rewarding experience, filled with opportunities to make a space all your own and building rooms for comfort. Sometimes, however, we have to be mindful of principles of good design and avoid decor…

21 January, 2017

A family home with a big surprise in the backyard

Today we are going to get a little bit oriental inspiration in the form of a gorgeous project by design professionals Schwabenhaus GMBH & CO.KG. This home was previously a very plain and simple little house, but the designers have brought a very…

21 January, 2017

32 affordable decor tips to enlarge your small home

Let’s face it, modern homes are not as spacious and comfortable as their old-fashioned counterparts. But, in this homify feature we look at 32 stunning pictures aimed at creating a more spacious and elegant contemporary home.

20 January, 2017

A spacious prefab house built with R1.2 million

A fast-growing family really has only one option: to invest in more space. After all, who wants to be squeezed tightly into tiny rooms while tripping over kiddie toys and waiting forever for the bathroom to become available? No, thank you! Of course,…

20 January, 2017

The best colours for your home in 2017

This year is all about new trends, funky styles and of course, colour!In fact, we at homify are encouraging you to let a little colour into your life in 2017. There are so many beautiful emotions that you can evoke with colour.

20 January, 2017

A gorgeous little terrace built in no time

It's summer here in sunny South Africa, and everyone is spending more time in the great outdoors. The air is fresh, the sun is high, and nature beckons us to come closer. Whether it be at the beach, in public parks, or simply in your own backyard, ou…

20 January, 2017

The timeless house perfect for a small family

homify 360° is your daily fix of stylish and ultra fantastic architectural creations, in a multitude of settings worldwide. Today’s highlight comes to us from Berlin, decked out in the lovely classic style while flaunting light and airy hues on both…

20 January, 2017