Highlights
  • A New Approach For Villeroy & Boch
    September 19, 2014 · Spotlight

    A New Approach For Villeroy & Boch

    With the introduction of new strategies and plans, Villeroy & Boch is all set to deepen its position in the Indian market.
    Villeroy & Boch is deeply rooted in European culture and has managed to preserve its identity, while moving ahead with the times.Tradition, quality and authenticity are classic Villeroy & Boch attributes which give consumers [...]

  • Art Meets Engineering
    September 18, 2014 · Uncategorized

    Art Meets Engineering

    Sternhagen aims to launch premium products that will offer design innovation and engineering excellence in a bid to redefine the luxury bathroom segment in India.
    Sternhagen is a premium brand for sanitary ware and bathroom fittings from Germany committed to supply premium products that enrich your daily bathroom experience. High quality standards, attention to detail and [...]

  • Toto In Full Swing
    September 17, 2014 · Spotlight

    Toto In Full Swing

    Toto inaugurates a mega plant in Gujarat, a first production facility in Western Asia.
    Toto India was established in Mumbai in January 2011, as a subsidiary of Toto Asia Oceania Pte. Ltd. that is supervising Toto’s Asia Oceania Division.
    Established in 1917, Toto has since expanded into overseas markets and continues to operate on the basis of [...]

  • iSaloni Shines Through
    August 29, 2014 · Spotlight

    iSaloni Shines Through

    iSaloni 2014 saw a sense of simplicity underscoring each genre and style, a stark contrast from the elaborate excesses of furniture design’s past
    This year’s edition of Salone Del Mobile saw a variety of influences in furniture design, with a particular focus on intimate and oneiric design, self-production, materials, pauperism and new minimalism. Pauperism and new [...]

  • The Charismatic Case Of Corian
    August 28, 2014 · Spotlight

    The Charismatic Case Of Corian

    The technological innovation and design versatility of DuPont™ Corian® has endowed it the capability to meet the evolving needs of interior design and of digital age.
    DuPont™ Corian® has given designers and architects a medium to exchange their ideas, concepts, possibilities and potential with other designers from around the globe. With its extraordinary versatility and diverse [...]

  • Comfortable Living
    August 24, 2014 · Furniture

    Comfortable Living

    We give you the latest in furniture to allow your living spaces to make the right statement.
    Doing up the interiors of a house should not just be curtailed to the colours of the walls and the type of curtains. It should also expand to furniture items, their type, colours, patterns and much more. Furniture items [...]

  • A Revolution In The Workspace
    August 23, 2014 · Office

    A Revolution In The Workspace

    With the changing face of workspaces and working conditions, companies are coming up with workspace furniture that cares for you and helps you work more efficiently than ever before.
    Gone are the days when offices were just a mundane place. Also gone are the times when work hours would be just 9-5. Businesses these days run [...]

  • Furnish You Way Into Living
    August 22, 2014 · Spotlight

    Furnish You Way Into Living

    The right selection of furnishings makes a statement in your abode and talks about who you truly are.
    We put in a lot of effort for the furniture we select for our homes and offices. The pieces we choose set the tone of the space. But that’s never enough. Furnishings give us the true feeling of [...]

  • Duravit Unleashes Its Designs
    August 21, 2014 · Spotlight

    Duravit Unleashes Its Designs

    The company recently inaugurated its design studio; a first of its kind in India and Asia at Tarapur.
    Extraordinary high quality, high-end materials and timeless designs; these are the precise synonyms for Duravit, the sanitary and bathroom specialist. The product range includes sanitary ceramics, bathroom furniture, shower trays and bathtubs, whirl and wellness systems, shower-toilets, kitchen [...]

  • A New Guard At RAK India
    August 20, 2014 · Interviews

    A New Guard At RAK India

    With a newly devised strategy, RAK focuses on expansion plans in the sanitary ware segment in India.
    RAK Ceramics is a USD one billion global conglomerate that supplies to over 160 countries and has been officially recognised as the world’s largest ceramics manufacturer with a global annual production output of 117 million square metres of ceramic [...]

  • In Bed With Designers!
    August 19, 2014 · Spotlight

    In Bed With Designers!

    Shining his way into an international event, Arjun Rathi recently showcased his work at the event “In Bed With Designers” in Hong Kong.
    At Asia’s only boutique designer sleepover, In Bed With Designers, a number of hotel rooms are transformed into carefully curated caves of innovative products and beautiful creations. In bed With Designers, curated by [...]

  • Jaquar Gets Busy In Singapore
    August 1, 2014 · Spotlight

    Jaquar Gets Busy In Singapore

    Jaquar enters into a partnership with the Singapore Institute of Architects to promote the architectural profession there.
    Alliances between conglomerates, big or small, have always borne fruit for both the participating entities. In today’s competitive world, companies are increasingly turning towards strong collaborations that are mutually benefitting and create a proliferating business environment. A different approach [...]

  • Raw Ingenuity
    July 31, 2014 · Spotlight

    Raw Ingenuity

    Sylvn Studio’s products made from unusual raw materials are both a visual feast and a conversation starter.

    The unique texture to the products is courtesy the use of various recycled materials

    Bandana Jain is someone who believes that creating the exquisite and hand painted is the need of new tech-savvy homes. Armed with that ideology and a [...]

  • The Future Of Kitchens
    July 20, 2014 · Kitchen

    The Future Of Kitchens

    FTK at iSaloni 2014 provides a complete overview of new products to grace our homes, making life in the kitchen more efficient, sophisticated and comfortable.
    Kitchens have now taken on the ‘status indicator’ connotation that livingroom furniture had previously enjoyed. Being able to cook hassle-free and making best use of one’s time; delegating tasks to appliances [...]

  • Appliances That Make Life Easy
    July 19, 2014 · Kitchen

    Appliances That Make Life Easy

    Now you can proudly flaunt your kitchens with these high-tech user-friendly and sophisticated appliances.
    Technology today has become an inseparable part of human life. So there is no doubt that technology in its various forms has reached every corner of your house. This includes your kitchens. We have already talked about how the kitchen is no [...]

  • Operate With Ease
    July 19, 2014 · Kitchen

    Operate With Ease

    We bring you some smart kitchen hardware and storage solutions engineered for your comfort.
    The evolution of the kitchen from a mere utilitarian space to the main hub in the house has accelerated over the last couple of decades, and all the products that make up a kitchen are continually redesigned, re-engineered and updated.
    We live in [...]

  • For that perfect wash
    July 18, 2014 · Kitchen

    For that perfect wash

    Take a look at the latest kitchen faucet and sink trends plus new styles, finishes and features.
    When it comes to taking care of business in the kitchen, you need kitchen fixtures that are built to handle everything you need. Filling pots, washing dishes, rinsing food… But could it do more? Many homeowners are equipping their [...]

  • Vero – Pure Elegance, Fair And Square
    July 18, 2014 · Interviews

    Vero – Pure Elegance, Fair And Square

    Duravit does it again. The brand unveiled its latest furniture collection by designer Kurt Merki Jr. at the recently concluded iSaloni.
    Even a company that has set great precedents with its centuries-old tradition once ‘started small’. It all began in Hornberg, Germany in 1817 when Georg Friedrich Horn built an earthenware factory initially focused solely on [...]

  • Smart Solutions From Weber
    June 21, 2014 · Spotlight

    Smart Solutions From Weber

    Weber offers a complete range of solutions to meet construction industry requirements.
    Established in France in 1665, Saint-Gobain is one of the world’s largest industrial groups, with an annual turnover of 42 billion Euros and having 206,000 employees. Weber is a subsidiary of Saint-Gobain and is incorporated as Saint-Gobain Weber Ltd.
    It is one of the world’s [...]

  • The Chemical Technology Era Of Construction
    June 20, 2014 · Front Page

    The Chemical Technology Era Of Construction

    The construction industry in India relies heavily on chemical technology to provide many functional properties expected of construction materials. 
    Most leading chemical companies offer construction chemicals and building materials and are willing to continually invest in innovation to expand design and performance possibilities. Construction chemicals account for 2-3% of the overall construction cost.
    Widely used products include [...]

  • Dr.Fixit’s  Leak-Free Homes
    June 18, 2014 · Spotlight

    Dr.Fixit’s Leak-Free Homes

    Dr.Fixit is one of the largest waterproofing brands in India that offers a range of innovative products and solutions for the construction industry.
    Pidilite Industries is one of the market leaders in adhesives and sealants, construction chemicals, hobby colours and polymer emulsions in India. Its flagship brands in the construction chemicals sector Dr.Fixit and Roff span [...]

  • Durable Solutions From Supreme
    June 16, 2014 · Spotlight

    Durable Solutions From Supreme

    The Supreme Industries provides various durable waterproofing solutions for the Indian construction industry. 
    Supreme’s protective packaging division plays the role of a solution provider to clients in diverse industries; specifically in the application areas of packaging and cushioning, insulation and construction. The division is a part of the Supreme group, an acknowledged leader of India’s plastic [...]

  • Handle With Kich
    June 12, 2014 · Spotlight

    Handle With Kich

    Now you can enhance your interior elegance with Kich’s newly launched laminate handles.
    Today’s manufacturers are known for identifying niche requirements of consumers and are intuitive in determining consumer preferences. Kich has proved its ability to understand its customers with the launch of a new range of laminate handles under its designer mortice handle category. This [...]

  • Artsy Fartsy!
    June 11, 2014 · Spotlight

    Artsy Fartsy!

    Artsy Fartsy is the new talk of the town that effectively lets us peek into the world of art. 
    “The Urban Dictionary states ‘Artsy Fartsy’ means something supposedly highly cultural, which to the regular person may seem merely pretentious.
    So we thought it would be fun to turn this meaning over on its head, hence our name [...]

  • Preserving Our Architectural Heritage
    June 10, 2014 · Uncategorized

    Preserving Our Architectural Heritage

    Ameya Somany in his narrative expresses how the art of masonry can create income generation opportunities for young India.
    Last summer I seized the opportunity to help in a program targeted towards skill enhancement of masons. The program was conducted through an event management company run by my grandmother.
    The company amongst a host of activities targeted [...]

  • Seal It With Dow Corning
    June 9, 2014 · Spotlight

    Seal It With Dow Corning

    Dow Corning, a pioneer in silicone building construction products provides solutions for your most demanding weather-sealing projects.
    A global leader in silicones, silicon-based technology and innovation for more than 30 years, Dow Corning’s proven silicone solutions have enabled their customers in India to manufacture world-class products. Dow Corning provides performance enhancing solutions to serve the diverse [...]

  • Sternhagen Set For India Launch
    June 7, 2014 · Co. Profile

    Sternhagen Set For India Launch

    A new premium-brand for bathroom products with German lineage is ready for its India debut.
    Sternhagen aims to launch premium washbasins that will offer design innovation and engineering excellence in a bid to redefine the luxury bathroom segment in India.
    The German brand owned by Acrysil GmbH, Germany (a wholly owned subsidiary of Acrysil Limited, India) was [...]

The Chemical Technology Era Of Construction
June 20, 2014 · Front Page

The Chemical Technology Era Of Construction

The construction industry in India relies heavily on chemical technology to provide many functional properties expected of construction materials. 
Most leading chemical companies offer construction chemicals and building materials and are willing to continually invest in innovation to expand design and performance possibilities. Construction chemicals account for 2-3% of the overall construction cost.
Widely used products include [...]

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Videos
June 18, 2013 · Uncategorized

Aspire – Indian Homes Brand Their Interiors

Indian homes are welcoming the brand phenomena, with almost every corner of the house now seeming to flaunt a label. A lack of time and the need for sophistication has attracted several Italian and German brands to India taking this largely unorganised market’s worth to $2 billion.
Aspire on Bloomberg TV India brings together best from [...]

May 25, 2013 · Uncategorized

Home Review On The Aspire Show

This week Aspire takes you inside the most sought after ‘luxury branded properties’ in the country. We tell you what they have on offer and whether or not they are worth investing in.

February 26, 2013 · Uncategorized

Designquest Season 3 Winners Visit CitizenM Hotel

Designed by the Dutch Architecture firm ‘Concrete’, CitizenM hotels are the torchbearer of the mobile citizen.
Design plays a key role in every aspect of this hotel – right from the moment you check in at the specially designed kiosks to the time you wake up in your bedroom suite that accommodates almost everything you need [...]

December 4, 2012 · Uncategorized

Arpit Aggarwal Meets Studio Pepe Heykoop

Arpit Aggarwal, a winner of the Home Review Designquest visits an exhibit of Studio Pepe Heykoop at the Dutch Design Week, Eindhoven 2012.
Dutch designer Pepe Heykoop set up a workshop in a slum in Mumbai in 2012. Together with the Tiny Miracles Foundation he teaches illiterate young adults how to make the products he specifically [...]

April 5, 2012 · Uncategorized

Smarter Buildings: USC Architect Doris Sung

USC architect Doris Kim Sung wants to make buildings that automatically respond to changes in the environment.
“For a long time, my work has examined why architecture is static and nonresponsive, and why it can’t be more flexible like clothing,” Sung said. “Why do we have to adapt to architecture rather than architecture responding to us? [...]

February 27, 2012 · Uncategorized

Space Saving Furniture

Home Review DesignMile
October 9, 2011 · Uncategorized

Home Review DesignMile

The Home Review DesignMile, a competition aimed at showcasing the work of India’s most promising product designers – do get in touch if you would like to collaborate with this exceptional product design talent!

Design Temple presents ‘Animania’
October 7, 2011 · Uncategorized

Design Temple presents ‘Animania’

Catch Divya Thakur sharing insights on her new collection inspired by mythological animals.

Hansgrohe launches Axor Urquiola
October 7, 2011 · Uncategorized

Hansgrohe launches Axor Urquiola

Catch Patricia Urquiola, the world renowned Spanish born designer, sharing her thoughts about the recently launched Axor Urquiola bath collection during her recent visit to India.

DesignMile Week on UTV Bloomberg
September 27, 2011 · Uncategorized

DesignMile Week on UTV Bloomberg

Originality and innovation by young talent is what the design community of India needs. The Home Review DesignMile is an initiative targeted at executing such ideas and to expose people at large to design beyond fashion.

  • Aspire – Indian Homes Brand Their Interiors
  • Home Review On The Aspire Show
  • Designquest Season 3 Winners Visit CitizenM Hotel
  • Arpit Aggarwal Meets Studio Pepe Heykoop
  • Smarter Buildings: USC Architect Doris Sung
  • Space Saving Furniture
  • Home Review DesignMile
  • Design Temple presents ‘Animania’
  • Hansgrohe launches Axor Urquiola
  • DesignMile Week on UTV Bloomberg