Chada Design Project: SummitCare

Thank you Architecture & Design, a great feature on our latest project for SummitCare. Aged care facilities were not always the most stylish of places, with some earning monikers like ‘God’s waiting rooms’. However, things have changed for this growing sector. Designed by architects Boffa Robertson Group and exterior detail architect Jackson Teece Architects as well as [...]

2017-11-29T08:42:52+00:00November 29th, 2017|Chada Living, Interior Design|0 Comments

Chada Design Project: The Brentwood, Wellington

I’ve recently got back from windy Wellington, New Zealand, were I went to inspect a new project that’s ripe for refurbishment. It’s a smallish hotel called The Brentwood that has been part of the fabric of its local community since the early Sixties. On the surface it looked like a rather ordinary establishment with dated [...]

2017-11-27T08:25:02+00:00November 26th, 2017|Chada Living, Hotels, Travel|0 Comments

Instant Hotel: Behind the Camera

It’s funny how things happen…like the call I got from central casting at Channel Seven, out of the blue, inviting me to step in front of a camera and talk about my life for five minutes. Next thing I know, I’m plunged into the world of reality TV, which, by the way, bears little resemblance [...]

2017-11-24T05:07:56+00:00November 15th, 2017|Instant Hotel, Interior Design|108 Comments