The refurbishment of the ground floor of a colonial house.
The owners, who have three teenage children, approached me to help their home become more family-centred. I designed a new kitchen area, essentially a large family room with their existing dining table, which now effortlessly leads into a new living room. Newly procured furniture and curtains complimented their new kitchen joinery. A media room was also fashioned from the re-planning of the entire ground floor. These changes resulted in the demolishing of an existing brick chimney and other redundant walls. The owners have since said that their "...family environment has been significantly improved…”. The kitchen was awarded by Trends Kitchen magazine as being in the TOP 30 NZ kitchens. https://trendsideas.com/stories/working-design