SPACE Architecture Studio, Beach house renovation, Kapiti Coast, New Zealand

REVEALING THE ARTIST Be inspired by the Dulux Colour Award winners. Bold and inventive use of colour defined the winners of the 2015 Dulux Colour Awards.

A colourful beach house undergoes a 6-month mini reno. Photography by Armelle Habib. Styling by Heather Nette King. From the December 2016 issue of Inside Out magazine. Available from newsagents, Zinio, Google Play,, Apple’s Newsstand,, and Nook.

Actor Jane Hall turns a beach shack into a vivid, colourful home, after a six month mini renovation.

Why I love a weatherboard house - the classic shadow line created by weatherboards make these houses so much more receptive to colour than a one dimensional rendered surface, ensuring they are a designer's dream.

Why I love a weatherboard home

The bedroom opens onto the upstairs deck which is shared with the main living area.

Home tour :: '70s brick box transformed into a modern beach house

modern beach house renovation by The Block's Kyal and Kara // love the grey siding here