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Case studies by style
Built in 2001, the Boatshed is special for several reasons - it was the first project to be clad in James Hardie Linea Weatherboard and regularly makes the world’s top ten maritime places to stay.
James Hardie products feature strongly in new mega-mall in Newmarket
Dairy Flat home wins at House of The Year Awards, featuring James Hardie products including Axon Panel.
This simplistic two-storey boxy home clad in vertical Stria Cladding nestles neatly into the surrounding environment.
Built by Landmark Homes on the edge of the Waitakere Ranges, this beautiful Titirangi home featuring Linea Oblique Weatherboard has given the owners an enviable lifestyle, set amongst the natural beauty of native bush.
Situated in the hills of Point Howard, this architecturally designed two storey, three bedroom home using Stria Cladding takes advantage of its spectacular view of Wellington harbour.
This picture perfect home is perched atop Loch Eagles hill in Taupo and combines classic lake-land style and modern architectural thinking. This beautiful, contemporary home makes the most of its wonderful setting and spectacular views over Lake Taupo.
Designing and building a forever home on a budget requires a little “outside the box” thinking, together with some significant forward planning. For new homeowners Kirsty and Tim Walters, achieving their bespoke beachside house in Orewa for the price of a standard design took years of planning.
Prefabricated construction offers numerous advantages but tight tolerances mean product choice is crucial.