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5 tips on styling your child’s bedroom

Kids’ rooms are the latest spaces to be incorporated into the interior design craze. While traditionally they were seen as a space to sleep, play and store belongings, increasingly people who take pride in their homes want their children to feel the same about their spaces. Here’s 5 tips on how you can extend your tastes for good design into your child’s bedroom while still keeping the space all about them.

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How to clear your desk and boost productivity

Desk space is becoming an increasingly common feature of modern homes, whether they’re a part of a home office or are used to maximise the functionality of spaces in-between. But often papers, files, stationery and personal items pile up on our desks (especially if everyone in the household is using them) and this clutter leads to unproductive work time and also impacts negatively on creativity. Here’s some ways you can clear the clutter and make your desk space a hub of productivity.

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7 storage secrets for your backyard shed

Soon after Masterton finishes building your new home, you’ll probably organise to have a shed constructed in your backyard*. Here’s 7 storage secrets for your backyard shed to save you both time (looking for items) and money (so you don’t replace something that you can’t find).

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How to choose new furniture for your new home

You’ve just bought your new Masterton home. You might have had your colours meeting, or maybe you’re already in construction. But whatever stage you’re at we bet you’re dreaming of the new furniture you get to decorate your rooms with. Here’s what our interior designers had to say about choosing new furniture for your new home—furniture that will look stylish, that is, but won’t break the bank.

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