Renovations

Living Space
master strokes: 6 paint ideas that will transform any room
Applied with imagination and a little know-how, paint can quickly take a room from zero to hero.
Lighten Up Your Living Space
Be inspired by the way this apartment update lifts and brightens
Vote for your favourite reno!
Prizes galore in HL Before & After Issue
Live to the Max
This home was transformed with a clever extension
Give Life to your Living Space
Our #HLMakeover expert discusses a lounge-dining room reno
Our former Décor Editor Leana Schoeman oversaw this transformation of a outdated space into a modern, timeless combined lounge and dining room with lots of light and air. See what she has to say about this refurbishment here. What challenges did this makeover attempt to address? The room was a dingy space and it felt quite bar
6 Top 2015 Renovation Tips
Valuable tips from our #HLMakeover experts
Enliven Your Entrance Area
Tips for sprucing up a stairway entrance
Create a Home Office
Ideas for crafting a workspace
Colourful Lounge
From the natural to the embellished...
THE GREAT INDOORS Channel the latest motifs and colours into your living space with fabrics and wallpapers inspired by the great outdoors. Scion’s debut Melinki fabric and wallpaper range at Black Fabrics takes its cues from mid-century and modern Scandinavian designs and includes prints, jacquards and solid colours to match (from R742/m and R989/roll). SMART SHELVES Swedish brand String’s Pocket shelves are sleek yet practical, and come in a rainbow of delicious shades. They’re available in sets with three shelves each. R1 460 at Mezzanine. TASTEFUL TRIO Simple and stylish are key with this Yoko side-t
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