Quake rebuild to ultimate smart home
A trip to choose light switches for their modern, energy efficient new build turned into a plan for a full smart home for Christchurch couple Paul Williams and Alex Hazard, after a visit to PDL Vision Studio showed them what home automation could add to the project. See how the couple controls everything from lights through to sprinklers, from their smartphones or tablets. Smart and simple.
Inside a designer's home
Auckland interior designer Donna Jones of The Design Option chose PDL Iconic range for her Kohimarama home. She likes PDL's changeable faceplates, dimmers and USB chargers for added ambience and functionality.
Electrical cost clarified
We asked a Kiwi electrician for some advice on the cost of electrical services when building or renovating.