Interior Design

From the style of the season right through to what to expect when you are building, we cover a range of topics in this blog, updated weekly. Keep up to date with the latest news, views and happenings at New Living Homes

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How To Create An Impressive Guest Bedroom

One of the best things about building a new home is that you can pick a floor plan that suits you and your lifestyle. If you know that you’re likely to host guests from out of town or have extended family members come to stay from time to time, allowing...

Tips On Picking the Right Colour Scheme For Your Home

Unless you’re an interior designer, an artist or someone creative of the like, the likelihood of you knowing exactly which colour scheme you want for your new home from the get-go is slim. The choices are overwhelming and can get confusing. The last thing you want is to receive your...
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Interior Design School for Your Home

Most of us know what we like but don’t know what it’s called. It’s a tricky catch 22 of design school being something that only designers have been to. All of us are able to walk into a space and know whether or not it appeals to our sense of...
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Taking Your Kitchen Design to the Next Level

The kitchen is the centre of most homes, whether you’re cooking your family dinner, entertaining friends with drinks and snacks, or enjoying testing a new recipe on your own. The modern kitchen, when well-designed, serves the same function that the hearth or campfire did in ancient times. It is a...
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Create the Luxury Bathroom of Your Dreams

These days, many Australians feel stretched thin when dealing with the stresses of life. The importance of relaxation is increasingly recognised as an important aspect of physical and mental wellness, rather than simple self-indulgence. With that in mind, now you can justify creating a luxurious bathroom in your home to...
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Hot Garden Trends for 2017-2018

Tired of your garden but not sure what direction to take it in next? Maybe you are creating a garden from scratch but aren’t crystal clear of your dream design? Whatever the case, our rundown of hot garden trends for 2017-2018 will get you inspired to green up your thumbs...

Home Décor – Mixing the Old with the New

When you build a new home, it can be tempting to buy all new furniture in a bid to make everything look and feel as new as possible. While this can be nice, if you want to create a classic, stylish look, it pays to add a dash of vintage...
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Buying Your First Home? Read This First

Buying your first home is one of the most important and exciting steps you will take and you want to get it right. We all know there is more to the process than just picking out a house we like, but sometimes the details can become overwhelming. Making a checklist...

The Butlers Pantry

Why the Butlers Pantry is becoming a standard in all new home designs … The Butlers PantryRead More »
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The Top 4 Home Styles for 2016!

Which design suits you best? From modern to the coastal look, you can transform any home! … The Top 4 Home Styles for 2016!Read More »
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7 Ways To Add Personality To Your Home

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]1. Add Colour The basic rule of using colour is the ratio 60:30:10. Which means 60% of a dominant colour, 30% of a secondary colour & 10% of an accent colour. But of course it’s your home so it’s totally up to you! You can add personality by adding coloured...
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Colour Your World

Colour your world with New Living Colour is how you give your house its personality, how you set the mood. But with so many choices, deciding on the right blends when decorating can not only be tricky – it can be downright terrifying. Luckily, the expert colour team at New...
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