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Mark Hamilton: MBC Environmental Solutions Director

The Influencers Column: Mark Hamilton

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Photography by Johannes van Kan

An arty restoration: Photographer Johannes van Kan captures The Arts Centre coming back to life

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Albert Brantley

The Influencers Column: Albert Brantley

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Ivan Iafeta

The Influencers Column: Ivan Iafeta

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1940s Fendalton home

An exceptional Fendalton renovation: Fitz Consulting’s latest triumph

Nicholas Henare
Leeann Watson

The Influencers Column: Leeann Watson

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ABI Piers

Local quake building innovation: how ABI Piers found a way to do their bit for the Christchurch rebuild

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Victoria Square

In the spotlight: the restoration of Victoria Square

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Rock Solid Fencing

Contemporary fencing solutions: talk to Rock Solid Fencing for your next project

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Precision Solutions

A precise relevelling project: How Precision Solutions got Jim and Linda back in their home with minimal fuss

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Tony Clarke of Ikon Architects

Creating communities: Columnist Tony Clarke from Ikon Architects on building relationships not just buildings

Tony Clarke
Dream It

Creating places with punch: meet the imaginationologists at Dream It who are designing clever new spaces in our city

Cheryl Colley
MC Architecture Studio

Architectural artistry: MC Architecture Studio wins big at 2017 World Architecture News Awards

Rhonda Mitchell
Home Trends Builders

The city’s future icons: Home Trends Builders is excited about building modern homes in Christchurch

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Le Bakermen Cafe & Bakery

Café construction collaboration: how DNG Construction worked with LeBakermen Cafe & Bakery to make their dreams a reality

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Hybrid Homes

Architectural eco-showhome: Hybrid Homes wanted to show just how good a home can be without sacrificing the environment

Allison O'Neill
Fraser Thomas Geotechinical Engineers

Foundations right first time: we talk to local firm Fraser Thomas about finding the right geotechnical engineer

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Peter O'Connor from Ricoh

A sign of what’s to come: Ricoh gives us the run-down on some seriously cool tech (that you can get in your business now)

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HomePlus

Transforming wardrobes: how to take back control of your wardrobe with HomePlus and ClosetPro

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Exchange Christchurch (XCHC) on Wilsons Road Waltham

Post-industrial hotspots: the uber cool transformation of Christchurch’s old industrial buildings to chic new “it” spots

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Women in construction

Unsung construction heroes: A woman’s place is in construction (or at least it should be)

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10 Mayfly Lane, Clearwater

Clearwater’s clever construction: we talk to Phil Benton Builders about building a dream home at one of Christchurch’s most expensive addresses

Allison O'Neill
Today Homes

Latest looks of today: how Today Homes keeps things fresh after having built over two thousand homes

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O'Neil Architecture

People make the place: O’Neil Architecture

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Public Parks

Growth of green spaces: nature is taking over cities around the world

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Sunshine Cleaners

Putting the shine in sunshine: Sunshine Cleaners want to make your space yours again

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Andrews of Canterbury

Solid and sought-after: Andrews of Canterbury Contracting is a labour of love for two local guys (both called Andrew)

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Electrical Testing Services

Exceptional electrical services: Electrical Testing Services can make it easy to keep things in tip top shape

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Evolution Series

The future of building: Queenstown firm Rilean Construction is evolving to meet the Christchurch demand for energy efficient homes

Allison O'Neill
Christchurch City

Falling into line: Cymon Allfrey on why good things take time (even when you wish they wouldn’t)

Cymon Allfrey
Flow Homes

Outside the box: How Flow Homes turned living in a small house into a big deal

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PurePods

A luxuriously small footprint: PurePods are doing some ridiculously awesome things with building space

Rhonda Mitchell
Cook Brothers Construction

An architectural masterpiece: Cook Brothers Construction completes yet another big project in the CBD

Cheryl Colley
Mike Greer Homes

A stage like no other: Mike Greer Homes launches their seriously stylish new showhomes in Prestons Park

Allison O'Neill
Cube Cabins

Clever cube living: you’ve got to check out the Cube Cabins new Colombo St showhome (they can make you a home from only $42,000, seriously!)

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Chris Beer Architectural Builders

Made to be loved: Chris Beer Architectural Builders is in the business of crafting homes and good memories along the way

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Yoogo

Electric car sharing scheme: Yoogo Share launches in Christchurch

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McLeish Construction

House atop a hill: McLeish Construction completes yet another stunning home in Westmorland

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MBC

The environmental experts: how local company MBC are making it their goal to protect people and their investments from the threat of asbestos and mould

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Premium Home Builders

A talent for transformation: Premium Home Builders have been wowing the judges (and homeowners) with their renovation and design skills

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Photography: The Perfect Line

A momentous occasion: Christchurch Adventure Park is back and ready for action

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University of Canterbury Infrastructure Engineering Programme

Infrastructural Investment Funding: University of Canterbury lands well-deserved funding towards earthquake resilience

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KerbworxNZ

Clever concreting: How KerbworxNZ and Canterbury Kerb and Concrete are making their mark on the South Island

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Welles Street - Jason Mann Photography

Tackling city’s too hard basket: how Box 112’s focus landed on the grungier side of the rebuild (and we’re so glad it did)

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The Terrace

King of the rebuild: we talk to Antony Gough about The Terraces and his take on post-quake Christchurch

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Dr Megan Woods: Greater Christchurch Regeneration Minister

The Influencers Column: Dr Megan Woods

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Callum Massie

The Influencers Column: Callum Massie

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Ivan Iafeta

The Influencers Column: Ivan Iafeta

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Amy Carter

The Influencers Column: Amy Carter

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Albert Brantley

The Influencers Column: Albert Brantley

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Leeann Watson

The Influencers Column: Leeann Watson

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Lagoon Pools

Prime time for pools: Julie from Lagoon Pools tells us why winter is the best time to get your pool installed

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Angus Chisholm Builders

Reaching new heights: how the husband and wife team at Angus Chisholm Builders are building an impressive portfolio

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Louvre Solutions

Year-round outdoor spaces: Louvre Solutions wants to help you get that indoor outdoor flow for all seasons

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Whyte Construction

A Landmark Milestone: Whyte Construction looks back on their contributions to the post-quake rebuild

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Casa Construction

A southern expansion: Casa Construction heads south to Wanaka’s booming market

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Ray White Rangiora

Tricks of the trade: We talk to Marijke of Ray White Rangiora on how to do well at selling your home

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The Crowne Plaza

Jewel in the city’s ‘Crowne’: Weir Architecture’s glam transformation of a 1980’s office block into The Crowne Plaza

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The Himalayas

Building hope in the Himalayas: how four people set out to make a difference in Nepal

Celine Gibson
Cymon Allfrey Column

One size doesn’t fit all: Columnist Cymon Allfrey on compact homes

Cymon Allfrey
Landmark Homes

Hill work’s hot demand: Landmark Homes steps up to meet Canterbury’s needs

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Sculptural Landscapes

Sustainable splendour: Sculptural Landscapes philosophy of sustainability

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Innovate Renovate

Innovative renovation specialists: the talented team at Innovate Renovate

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Regus Office Space2

Redefining Office Space: Regus want you to work somewhere exceptional

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