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'The best air anywhere'

Heat pump/air conditioning units are recognised as one of the best means of keeping your home warm in the winter and cool in the summer. Buyers have also quickly recognised the advancement of technology and new designs available, says Webber Refrigeration... Read More

Keep warm this winter with new curtains

The team at Harvey Furnishings say it's time to make sure your home will be warm and cosy for the winter months ahead. Having good quality curtains is an ideal way to keep the heat in and save on power bills, says manager Chris Lambie. Chris and... Read More

Search widens to find NZ’s top builds

House of the Year judges were in Tauranga and Mount Maunganui this week judging top quality built houses entered in this Registered Master Builders 2017 House of the Year competition. More than 370 homes will be assessed as the judges travel around New... Read More

Quick tips to compare costs

How do you recommend people realistically compare build price between companies?  Compare with care. If you take one thing away from this article it should be this - don't make a decision based on the bottom line number alone. There are many... Read More

Finding the right heating method

It's nearly winter and home heating is on the lips of many household dwellers. Especially when high power bills start arriving in the letterbox. And with heating making up about 30 per cent of your power bill in winter, making the right choice... Read More

A guide to safe home DIY

Bay of Plenty families may be planning to tackle DIY and gardening jobs around the backyard and inside the house before winter arrives. But ACC is reminding would-be DIY-ers and gardeners to be safety-conscious when cleaning out gutters, pruning trees... Read More

Getting the most from your money

If you're in the market to buy or sell your house, property, or land, Ultimate Global Properties can help you get the most from your money. At Ultimate Global Properties Tauranga, you'll find Megan Vanderwiel in their recently-opened office... Read More

Tradie roadtrip coming to Tauranga

With New Zealand's construction and building sector screaming out for more recruits –a training organisation is bringing a nationwide roadtrip to Tauranga this month to attract new apprentices and demonstrate the careers on offer in the ‘trades'. The... Read More

Life tastes better with Salt

With Bay property in high demand and plenty of people looking to buy in the idyllic beach setting of Mount Maunganui, there's no better time for the introduction of Salt. Salt is a 71-dwelling residential development in Mount Maunganui that's... Read More

Desirable development

Safe, secure and near the water's edge, Waterview Estate in Omokoroa is part of the prestigious Lynley Park. “We at Kingdom Group believe in creating communities,” says Juliet Allen of the Kingdom Group. “What makes our communities... Read More