Feb 11 2019
With Wellington based Holmes Construction as the family business, going back 60 years to his grandfather’s time, it was perhaps inevitable that Mike Holmes should forge his own way. After a brief but eventful high school career Mike found himself in the family trade, but resisted completing an apprenticeship, opting to travel around New Zealand and Australia working in hospitality instead.
Feb 04 2019
For those who have dreamed of extensively renovating a rundown villa or bungalow, a project of this magnitude can seem daunting. The labour of love and commitment required to restoration to make it a success, is enough to put some people off.
Jan 28 2019
The brief was to create three inner-city Christchurch homes, that felt more like houses, breaking away from the typical one- and two-bedroom city units you traditionally spy in the central city. Kelly Rush of Krush Architecture exceeded expectations. Not only designing three modern, light and bright, high-spec townhouses, he was also awarded the 2018 Residential Multi-Unit Dwelling Architectural Design Award for his efforts.