Blog Archives


Royal Oak Kitchen

The brief was "to have multiple preparation areas as I do a lot of entertaining"!  A combination of euro oak with a light wash stain and paint effects were used […]



Up-cycled Surfdale kitchen

We were approached by this client to create something special on a small budget.  Options were discussed and it was decided to include  furniture and joinery held in storage under […]



Brett Ave Kitchen

This gorgeous new kitchen was part of a full home renovation. Tree Essence's greatest challenge on this project was to fit all the client's requirements into such a small space […]



Tiri Rd Kitchen Island

Tree Essence was commissioned to build a kitchen island for this Waiheke family with young children. They needed extensive drawer-space (as it would be replacing an existing corner pantry) and […]



Arney Road No.2 Kitchen

For this home renovation in Remuera, Auckland, Tree Essence expanded on initial drawings by Peterson Architects to design a new kitchen and scullery.

The client wanted their kitchen to be timeless […]



Beach Parade Kitchen

Tree Essence had previously done a lot of work on the interior of Mudbrick Vineyard's Restaurant on Waiheke Island, so when it came time for the owners to build their own home […]



Arney Road No. 1 Kitchen

The kitchen of this Remuera home was refurbished in preparation for it to be put on the market. As such, the budget was tight, but Tree Essence were able to […]



Belvedere St. Kitchen

The most discerning of clients - an interior designer, and for her own home no less!

This kitchen was designed by Tree Essence for the Epsom home of long-term client, interior […]