What is Universal Design, and why is it important?

What is Universal Design, and why is it important? Universal design is a design approach that factors in the accessibility of the building or space

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How to bring the outdoors INSIDE

How to bring the outdoors INSIDE We love the green stuff! At OSA, we want to help you create a harmonious space that feeds your

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How to protect your home from flooding

How to protect your home from flooding Recently the City of Auckland went through a Hell-ish experience with extreme flooding throughout the city. Including emergency

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3 Must-Visit Travel Destinations for Architects and Designers

3 Must-Visit Travel Destinations for Architects and Designers Lockdown round a million has us dreaming of life outside our four walls! And while we all

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How to Design with Empathy

How to Design with Empathy Whether you’re a business owner planning out a new workspace for your employees, a homeowner plotting a renovation project for

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Your go-to checklist for building the home of your dreams

Your go-to checklist for building the home of your dreams The idea of living in your ‘dream home’ is one that many Kiwi’s share. However,

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Has lockdown changed our relationship with our Homes?

Has lockdown changed our relationship with our Homes? With these on and off lockdowns over the last 18 months, it doesn’t exactly come as a

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The Return of The Kiwi; A New Hope for Homebuyers?

The Return of The Kiwi; A New Hope for Homebuyers? New Zealand is known around the globe as a haven to live in! So, when

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National travel, how to tour your own country, the design way!

National travel, how to tour your own country, the design way! When will we be able to travel again!? The question that has been on

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Out with the old in with the new- But what about our Historic Homes!?

Out with the old in with the new- But what about our Historic Homes!? Newer, better, stronger, faster! Humans have a pretty good track record

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