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An ultra-modern house in Kwazulu Natal that embraces nature

Modern architecture is not only mind-blowing and stunning but a true “force” to reckon with. Compared to previous years, more and more homeowners are looking to modern architecture to fulfill the needs of their home.

10 August, 2019

11 Modern home upgrades that are cheaper than you think

As we are human beings craving change and perfection, it’s perfectly normal to always be on the lookout for ways to improve our living spaces, whether that be a simple one-bedroom flat or a gigantic three-storey home.

05 August, 2019

Adding a house extension: The rules, costs, and ideas

Adding an extension to an existing house can be tricky and costly. But don’t fret if you don’t have any understanding about the rules and regulations (such as Planning Permission, or what type of extension would be best to introduce more natural ligh…

31 July, 2019

A luxury South African home in Hyde Park

“There’s no place like home… .” That’s true in every way, but to build your perfect home, you’ll need a professional that is experienced and knows best. At homify, you can find excellent architects in Johannesburg to help you design your property.

How to budget for a home renovation

Whether you want to rip out your kitchen cabinets or give your entire home from floor to ceiling a new look, planning a renovation project properly from the start is crucial. And that includes setting up a proper budget to ensure you can hire the bes…

5 amazing benefits of hiring an architect to design your home

Designing the home of your dreams takes more than simply having an idea. It takes careful planning, creativity, and the mastermind of a seasoned architect.When it comes to staying on-trend with property designs, the team of architects keeps their fin…

How much do shipping container homes cost in South Africa?

It certainly is a great time to be alive for those of us interested in design and architecture. How so? Because we are witnessing one of the greatest architectural evolutions: the rise of shipping container homes.

20 June, 2019

What are the costs of building a house in South Africa in 2019?

Looking to invest in a renovated home or a brand-new build? Good for you, as property is one of the most prime spaces where one can invest one’s money! But before you start dreaming – have you considered all the costs that go into building a house in…

07 June, 2019

6 extension ideas to maximise your bedroom

Transforming your bedroom into a great place is something everybody wants. The bedroom is your sanctuary where you can rest and relax and most of all recharge your body and mind.

25 May, 2019

Proper planning: How to add a second storey to your house

Whether it’s to increase your living space or up your home’s value, adding a second storey is always a big step. But just like everything else under the sun, careful planning is required before any work starts, especially since you’ll be working with…

18 May, 2019