When it comes to enjoying fresh air and additional living space, outdoor shelter provides the best of both worlds. However, finding a style of shelter that suits your home and budget isn’t always straightforward. We’ve chosen three of our favourite home shelters to provide you with some inspiration.
The owners of this Tauranga property wanted to convert their basic backyard lawn into a sheltered barbeque and dining area. The three-week project was carried out by their local landscaping specialist Nigel Ramsden, who removed the lawn, installed a patio and pergola, and created coverage using a retractable wave shade sail. Planting, hardscaping and screening included, the project came to a total of $38,000 NZD. Find out more.
Who needs to attend yoga classes when you have your very own Balinese yoga-inspired outdoor room? Carried out in just two weeks, this project involved transforming a boggy backyard into a weatherboarded outdoor room with shutters. Composite decking and garden design included, the final cost came to $56,000 NZD. Check out the full project.
This award-winning outdoor area by landscaping specialist Kate Ryan features an adjustable louvre roof which provides year-round light and coverage. To complete the outdoor space, Kate’s team installed a new deck, turf, spa area and outdoor fireplace. The landscape design - completed for $96,000 NZD - strikes a balance between opulent and cosy. View the project here.
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