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The Renovations That Add Value to Your Home

One of the greatest long-term benefits of renovating your home is that it adds to the appeal and profitability of your property. It’s a cost-effective way to future proof your investment, which can pay dividends when it comes time to sell. Mostly, due to the challenging housing market in New Zealand, it provides an opportunity to create your dream home, by renovating.

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A Builder’s Guide to a More Sustainable Home

From small tweaks to big changes, there are plenty of tricks our builders can use during a home renovation to make your house gentler on the planet. And the benefits are far-reaching, not only for the environment, but for your family’s energy consumption too. If you have a renovation on the cards, here are some tips from our building company on how we can make your Tauranga home more eco-friendly.

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Home Renovation Projects Our Builders Love and Why

Simply put, the builders at The Renovation Company love what we do. We believe that older homes have a certain charm that newly built houses lack, but we understand that there are drawbacks too. Here are some of our favourite renovation projects and what we love about them.

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What to Ask Your Builder Before Beginning a Renovation

Renovating a home or commercial space in Tauranga is a big undertaking and choosing a builder is an important decision. When you work with the right builder, the process is smoother, less stressful and more enjoyable. Asking your builder these six questions before the project begins will help you find the right partner for your renovation journey.

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Five Design Trends Our Tauranga Builders Love

In the world of renovations, there will always be trends that come and go, like shag rugs, crystal chandeliers and inconceivably small toilets. Then there’s the renovations that are here to stay – timeless additions, classic materials, revolutionary transformations. Design styles that we love to see because we know they will stand the test of time. Here are five such trends that the builders at The Renovation Company in Tauranga will always love.

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How to Select the Right Builder for Your Renovation

If you’re renovating your home or commercial space in Tauranga, one of the most important decisions you will make is who to work with. The right builder will carry out a quality build, follow your vision and communicate with you along the way. But how do you know who to choose? This guide should help you select the best building company for your next renovation.

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Transform Your Home with a Basement Renovation

Not all Tauranga homes have a basement, but if you’re lucky enough to have one, the room is a world of possibilities. It might look dark, dingy and damp now, but with the help of a professional builder, the additional space a basement offers can completely transform your house.

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Six Renovations that Will Add Value to your Home

While renovations can be costly, modernising your home can also increase its value – often dramatically. From major extensions to simple internal fixes, there are lots of ways to woo potential buyers. Whether you want to sell now or in the future, these six renovations will get the best return on your investment.

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How We Keep Your Business Running During a Renovation

A lot of our clients need the doors to stay open while renovating. While a little bit of disruption is inevitable, we are committed to carrying out work as seamlessly as possible while still letting your business operate. Here’s how we do it.

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New Decoration Trends for Bathroom Renovations

Having your bathroom renovated is an exciting endeavour. The best part is being able to choose what aesthetic and decorations to adorn your new and beautiful space with. You can create whatever mood and look you desire, read on to get inspired with new decoration trends for bathroom renovations.

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Home Renovation Creative Innovations and Ideas

It’s exciting starting a home renovation project and deciding what vision you want to bring to life. Options are endless and ideas are everywhere, which sometimes makes choosing what upgrades or designs to go for a challenge. Read on to get inspired and see what creative solutions you can bring into your home renovation.

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Kitchen Design Renovation Trends for 2021

With endless options for kitchen design and renovation ideas, it can be hard to know what to decide. Read on to find out the latest innovations and trends for 2021.

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Five Design Tips to Create a Kitchen as Elegant as it is Functional

As the busiest room in the house, the kitchen needs to be functional – but that doesn’t have to come at the cost of elegance. We have 5 design tips for you.

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Don’t Make These 6 Home Renovation Mistakes

Taking on a renovation takes time, money and effort – so you want to get it done right the first time! To help make sure your home renovation is a smooth, fun and fulfilling process, Tauranga’s renovation specialists at The Renovation Company have created a list of six common mistakes to avoid.

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How to Future-Proof Your Next Office Renovation Project

In light of a global pandemic, weeks of lockdown and heightened hygiene, the average office started to look a little different. While this particular disruption to business couldn’t have been predicted, it’s always a good idea to consider the future of your office space in order to keep it relevant no matter what lies ahead.

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Don’t Make These Five Mistakes on your Next Bathroom Renovation

The bathroom has to be functional yet stylish; keep you clean before quickly drying. It’s a small space that has to fit a shower, bath, vanity and toilet without looking crammed. No wonder bathroom renovations are such a daunting task!

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What are the Trademark Features of a Modern Office?

Modern workspaces offer comfort and flexibility; they foster productivity and collaboration while contributing to a positive company culture. And yet, while the benefits are well-established, many companies still find themselves stuck working out of old-fashioned offices.

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Designing your Dream Kitchen Doesn’t Have to Cost a Fortune

Kitchen renovations have a reputation for being expensive – but don’t let a tight budget put you off upgrading this crucial room. With clever design, strategic decisions and clear communications, building a dreamy kitchen doesn’t have to cost an arm and a leg. The team at The Renovation Company in Tauranga, Mt Maunganui and Papamoa has plenty of ways to deliver a stunning kitchen renovation on budget. Here’s a few of our tricks.

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Our Favourite Heating Hacks for Home Renovations

While your home renovation goal might be to build a new en suite, modernise a kitchen or revamp your living area’s layout, it is also a great opportunity to make your house more comfortable. With options ranging from cheap and simple to complete upheavals, there are plenty of ways to include heating hacks in your home renovation – here are a few of The Renovation Company’s favourites.

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Follow These Five Retail Fit Out Steps for a Shop That Customers Can’t Resist

A retail renovation or fit out should be largely focused on the customer. You want to attract shoppers’ attention and bring them into your store despite the competitors lined up on either side. Once inside, your retail space should be easy to navigate and pleasant to browse, getting customers to either purchase a product, remember you for later or, ideally, both.

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Tauranga’s Specialist in Superior Retail and Shop Fit Outs

The interior of your retail space, shop or office plays an important role in your business’s success. A nice-looking and professional storefront will draw customers in, while attractive décor and lighting, optimal layout and on-brand aesthetics within the store will close the deal.

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Our Favourite Tile Trends in Kiwi Home Renovations

The Renovation Company has created a list of our five favourite tile trends that renovators in NZ are gravitating towards. Read more online.

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Inspiration for Your Next Bathroom Renovation

When renovating a bathroom, topping the list of priorities are usually new showers and baths. These elements are as important for the room’s aesthetics as they are for cleanliness, and making the right shower and bath selection goes a long way towards your enjoyment of the room.

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7 Things to Consider Before Starting Your Kitchen Renovation

Renovating your kitchen is a big deal, with some experts suggesting that this one room accounts for 10 percent of your home’s value. A new kitchen can completely transform the interior of your house, but before diving in head first, think about what you want and need to make the most of this space.

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Seven Benefits of a Professional Retail or Office Fit Out

There is more to creating an amazing retail or office atmosphere than meets the eye. From reflecting your brand to improving your workers’ health, impressing your customers to enhancing productivity, professional interior designers balance a lot to create a company’s perfect space.

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