Homes That Celebrate the Kiwi Outdoor Lifestyle

Sarah Aubrey, 25/02/2021

Looking for a home design that complements your love for alfresco entertainment?

Trenz has picked some of our best designs that make the most of contemporary living standards but with a focus on outdoor living. These plans have been specifically designed to create havens in which you can easily relax with family and friends, or simply chill out on your own. 

Like all of our designs, you have the freedom to play with your home design and tailor it to your needs. So whether that’s a gable roof or a larger wing to accommodate your family, our team will work with you to ensure you get the home you deserve. Maybe it’s a wraparound deck to make the most of your BBQ set-up!

Take a look below at our best home designs to suit your outdoor lifestyle needs: 



Elegant and sophisticated, the Raglan is the perfect family home. It features four large bedrooms, two living spaces and a fantastic outdoor patio. 

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Designed to capture the sun and views, the Whitcombe plan offers endless possibilities. 

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Te Aroha

A stunning four-bedroom home that’s sure to stand out anywhere, this home offers plenty of open space and natural light. 

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Undeniably modern in its design, this contemporary three-bedroom home is perfectly tailored to families and features a beautiful outdoor area ripe for alfresco dining.

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An entertainer’s dream home. The Moeraki boasts three bedrooms, open living space and an easy indoor/outdoor flow that will make socialising simple. 

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At the heart of this three-bedroom home is the generous main living area and kitchen, while outside the large patio provides the perfect place to sip coffee and watch the world go by.

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Families who thrive in the outdoors will adore the Edward plan which features a lovely alfresco area and wraparound deck.

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Perfect for large families who love entertaining but also enjoy their private time. This plan represents fine living at its very best!

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Did you find a plan you like? Want to learn more? Get in touch with your local Trenz franchisee here to start your home-building journey. Or browse more of our flexible home plans here.

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