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Choosing The Best Home Orientation For Your Site

May 1, 2017

Many of us grew up in older homes where the sunniest room in the house was the bathroom or the laundry! Fortunately these days we…

What Is Passive Design?

April 27, 2017

You may have heard the term “passive design” but what does it actually mean? Basically passive design means utilising free renewable sources of energy such…

Tips For A Warm, Dry Home

April 12, 2017

Here at Fraemohs we love autumn with its sunny but crisp days and the prospect of cosy nights in. It is neat to see mushrooms…

Let’s Talk About Roof Styles

March 9, 2017

When it comes to roof styles for houses, there are a number of different options. Two of the most common kinds of roof design are…

Home Design Ideas For When You Are Downsizing

March 6, 2017

Many couples discover that once their children move out of home, their 200 to 300 square metre family home is suddenly too large for them.…

High-End Family Homes To Suit Your Budget

February 16, 2017

Architectural builds are becoming an increasingly popular choice for those looking to build their dream high-end family home. And many people think the best way…

Fraemohs Timber Chalets Welcoming The World In Alexandra

January 27, 2017

Mirabell Chalets in Alexandra have found that Fraemohs solid timber chalets make ideal accommodation for visitors from all over the globe. In fact Mirabell Chalets’…

New And Improved Fraemohs Home Plans

December 16, 2016

We’re always looking for ways to improve our home plans and give our clients the best, most comfortable spaces to live in. And so, after…

Which Type Of Timber Home Is Most Warm: Solid Timber Or TimberMode?

December 12, 2016

Clients often ask us for information about the R-value (a measure of thermal resistance of a material) of the walls in our solid timber homes,…

Why Our Timber Homes Perform So Well In Earthquakes

December 8, 2016

With the demand for earthquake proof house designs increasing every day, more and more New Zealanders are asking us why Fraemohs Original Timber Homes perform so…