COVID-19 updates

Our ‘Manapouri’ show home is now open under Alert Level 2 requirements by appointment, weekdays 10am to 4pm and weekends 12 noon until 4pm. Email or phone 0800 80 98 99 for a time that suits you. If you arrive without an appointment you will need to wait in your car until the next available time. We are only allowed one group/bubble in the show home at a time 🙂


Good for life

Naturally warm and healthy homes.

Timeless Scandinavian home design and craftsmanship. Traditional or modern custom kitset homes delivered anywhere in New Zealand or overseas.

Product: Solid Timber

Design: The Manapouri

Solid Timber

Our Solid Timber homes have solid timber walls, so wood is the dominant feature both inside and out. Timber homes are what many people traditionally associate with Fraemohs. Our Solid Timber kitset homes are fast and easy to build; enjoy peace of mind from their earthquake resistance, natural energy efficiency and durability. Love how low maintenance they are.

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Design: The Greywacke

Product: Choice of Materials

Build options: Full Build or Kitset

The Alpine Range

The culmination of over five decades developing family homes which advance the best quality home life. The Alpine Range signifies the evolution of both our homes, and family life in New Zealand.

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Location: Cashmere

Product: Timbermode

Build type: Design & build


Our architecturally-designed Timbermode homes are modern and stylish. Timber framed, they come equipped with premium quality components and inclusions. We often use timber claddings, but you can choose from any BRANZ approved cladding. The interior walls are timber and gib with customisable house plans to suit your taste. Timber frame homes which are a class apart from the conventional home.

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Design: Mohaka

Product: Choice of Materials

Build options: Full Build or Kitset

Fraemohs First

New in 2020. The Fraemohs First range of homes are our take on an affordable three or four bedroom new home for first home buyers. Or for anyone looking to get a high quality home and save a bunch doing it.

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Location: Twizel

Product: Timbermode

Build type: Design & Build


Scandinavian architecture is timeless in its simplicity and style. Founded by a Danish engineer who emigrated to New Zealand, we have been designing and building Scandinavian styled homes in New Zealand for over 50 years.

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Location: Lake Kaniere

Product: Timbermode

Build type: Design & build


We build our homes with sustainably grown New Zealand plantation pine. And employ a range of methods to ensure our homes are highly energy efficient. Upon completion of a Fraemohs Solid Timber home, it is carbon negative.

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Product: Solid Timber

Build type: Full build or kitset

Granny flats

A granny flat, chalet or log cabin can be affordable and easy to maintain. It can also provide a truly sustainable approach to home building. Available in both Timbermode and Solid Timber.

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Value For Money

Earthquake Proof

Fast Construction

Low Maintenance


Kitset Homes

From our base just north of Christchurch, we manufacture and supply fixed price kitset homes / flat pack homes to customers around New Zealand and overseas.

Full Build

New house builds in Christchurch. And since 2018, we are proud to be building new homes in Wanaka too. A complete home design and build service in these regions, where we manage the entire build process from start to finish. A highly communicative Project Manager is assigned to every new build, who will be with you every step toward your dream home. We are trusted Master Builders.