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design and advice

When building a home in New Zealand, you need to deal with a builder that understands the uniqueness of our beautiful terrain, stunning scenery and of course our climate.

To help you to become as informed as possible about your journey, and of course to keep up with the latest in our network and the building industry, we’ve developed a quiet place for you to enjoy perusing articles we’ve published. These touch on the latest in design advice, innovation and inspiration, building tips and advice, and of course some case studies which we hope will get you excited about your home building journey with David Reid Homes… so pull up a chair, grab a coffee and enjoy!

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    Less is More in Bathroom Design Trends

    Clearlite Bathrooms has recently seen it's biggest shake up in 15 years, bringing a range of sleek and simple products and designs for 2018. With big tiles, less grout lines and clean detailing, keeping it simple and minimal is the way forward for bathrooms.
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    Medium Density Housing Showcase in Hamilton

    David Reid Homes Waikato have epitomised medium density housing and modern urban living with their latest show home, a stunning townhouse on River Road in Hamilton. With style and functionality at the fore, the team have optimised their site by maximising living space within the home.
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    8 Essential Things to Include When Building a New Home

    Whether it’s your first home build or your third, there are often things you wished you thought about before the build, or perhaps put in but haven’t used. More than two decades of designing and building bespoke homes for New Zealanders has given David Reid Homes significant insight into what the must-have things to include when building a new home are, to ensure your new home is not only beautiful, but highly functional as well.
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