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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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    Stunning new Showhome in Kirimoko

    David Reid Homes Wanaka and Central Otago owners Chris and Tracey Leith wanted their new home in the Kirimoko subdivision, near Lake Wanaka, to be personalised, “something different”, and to include a range of new features and technologies.
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    Must Have Smart Home Devices for 2019

    Smart speakers, quality security systems and in-home batteries are three of the things we’re seeing an increasing demand for when it comes to smart home devices and home automation. But there are many options on the market. We look into many of the must-have home tech options available in 2019. Giving you a feel for what might be the right option for you.
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    Should You Build or Buy a Home? 8 Reasons to Build

    Should you build or buy a home? A brand new custom designed home is a big ticket item you don’t get to tick off every year, but if a move is on the cards for you and your family in 2019, it’s definitely a good option to consider. Read on for 8 out-of-the-box ideas to help you make an informed decision.
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