• Homes of the future

    Have you ever wondered what’s in store for houses of the future? Here we’ve gathered some current and futuristic home appliances that could make the running of our homes easier.
  • Tune in: Nine podcasts to listen to

    You can find a podcast about almost anything these days, but you might need a helping hand to find the right podcasts. We’ve put together nine podcasts we think are worth a listen. 
  • Shepherd's tips for creating the perfect burger

    We caught up with renowned chef, Shepherd Elliott from Shepherd Restaurant to hear all about the secrets to the perfect burger, what kind of stovetop he uses at home and how he found testing out our hydrogen gas BBQ.
  • A guide to gas cooktop maintenance

    Whether you’ve got a well-loved gas cooktop or a brand-new appliance keeping your gas cooktop maintained will not only keep your kitchen looking fresh but also improve kitchen safety. Our guide to gas cooktop maintenance will have you… well, cooking with gas.
  • Easy biogas experiment for kids


    As Aotearoa New Zealand looks to transition to renewable gas, there’s a lot of talk about biogas and hydrogen. But what is renewable gas and how will it energise our homes?

  • Gas heating for swimming pools and spas


    Swimming season is upon us. If you’re currently considering an addition of an outdoor pool or spa or maybe adding or upgrading a heating system, you’ll be wondering: What are my heating options? What’s best for my family? What will work for us?

  • Learning te reo maori

    Celebrate Te wiki o te Reo Māori this Mahuru (September) with our list of fun and easy resources to get you started or continue your reo journey.
  • Make the perfect gallery wall

    Looking to add some life and style to your home? Look no further than a gallery wall. The perfect way to hang those frames you’ve been meaning to get up, while creating texture, style and warmth.
  • Top five board games

    Game nights are the perfect opportunity to connect with our friends and family. They’re a great way to learn more about our loved ones while having a great time together. We’ve made a list of some top family board games that need to make an appearance at your next games night! 
  • Cosy up your home for winter

    There’s nothing quite like winter to ignite the passion for home-decorating. More time indoors usually helps us to see little areas in our homes that we might like to adjust or switch up. We love the feel of a cosy home in winter that makes you feel warm as soon as you walk in!
  • Roast a pepper on your hob

    The fast and fuss-free way to chargrill a pepper using your gas hob. Yes, it really is that simple. Find out how to roast and peel your peppers the easy way and get tips on how to eat and enjoy them this spring and summer.
  • Hobbies to get you through winter

    Some of our favourite activities just aren’t as much fun when the days are short, and the weather is grim. However, it is a great time to master a new hobby that isn’t bingeing the latest series on Netflix. Here are some things to inspire you to put down the screen and pick up a new hobby.
  • 8 outdoor adventures

    Get out and about this summer and discover somewhere you haven’t been before. New Zealand has some amazing places to experience nature’s beauty and get energised. Here are eight spots you might not know about in The Gas Hub’s natural gas network – Wellington, Taranaki, Hawke’s Bay, and Manawatū.
  • Clever spaces

    Here at The Gas Hub, we love smart solutions, especially ones that make everyday living better. You might be surprised at what’s possible with a little outside-the-box thinking, like the couple of ideas here. Our Pinterest board has more creative and clever ideas you might like to pinch if you’re looking to update your living spaces. 
  • How warm is warm enough


    The World Health Organisation recommends indoor temperatures should be a minimum of 18C but ideally 21C to provide a comfortable and healthy living environment. Still, a recent report by Statistics NZ found a third of Kiwi homes were under 18C in winter. 

  • Learn a new language


    It might be a while before your dream holiday is possible, so there’s plenty of time to learn the lingo while you wait with the app Duolingo. It's fun, addictive and free, so try it out to fill in a little time each day.