5 Things to check before signing your renovation contract

Have you finally found the right renovator for your home? If that’s a yes, then signing the renovation contract will probably the next thing you’re worried about. Your signature on the contract represents that you are legally liable to pay for the renovation, according to the terms stated on it. And since renovation is considerably…

5 Hidden costs of renovation and how to avoid them

So, you’ve gone through your home renovation scope with your renovator countless times. You think you have all grounds covered. Surely, with all these preparations, there shouldn’t be any reno issues, and your budget shouldn’t overrun, right? Or so you thought. Even with all these preparations, there is still a chance your renovation budget may overrun….

How to buy the right air conditioner for your home

With the hot weather that we are “blessed” with all year round, it’s little wonder why most of our homes need an air conditioner. But given the huge variety of options available in the market, choosing a good air conditioner for yourself can get bombarding, especially if it is your first time buying one. So,…

Style your wall art like a pro, without hiring a designer

If you’ve ever been to nicely decorated homes, you would have noticed one thing in common. They all love to make use of wall art to give the space a more sophisticated look. The artwork, type of frame, style,  size and even the position of the painting just seem to go so well together in creating the right mood…

Save my home… there are awkward corners I can’t design!

Have a home with tight corridors, sloped ceilings or even structural pillars randomly planted around, that make you wonder if you’re in a maze, not a home? ‘What kind of smart alec would even design such a house?!’, you might have wondered. Don’t worry, you are not alone. Such awkward corners are fairly common. Maybe they were…

Reno101: How to better finance your renovation

Oftentimes, renovation comes to be one of the bigger financial investments you have to make in your life. No one is denying that it is costly — an average homeowner in Singapore aims for a renovation that looks to be a whopping SGD$60,000! But fret not! Here are 3 ways you can better finance your renovation! Step…

Don’t apply for HDB BTO until you get these right!

Buying a HDB Built-To-Order (BTO) for the first time can be undeniably intimidating. And we know how easily your mind can get boggled with tonnes of questions: which neighbourhood should your BTO be in, which grants and schemes are you eligible for, and what are the nitty gritty details that could culminate in you making a…

Turn your bedroom into a luxurious hotel room in 5 steps!

Stay over at any luxurious hotel at least once, and we can bet with you, regardless of whichever hotel you are in, you will surely fall in love with the fluffy bed and the fresh smelling hotel room. So, what exactly is the magic behind hotel room decors and how can we bring the decor into…

Not sure how to select a good HDB BTO unit? Here’s how!

Talk about BTO unit selection and you would hear of BTO-ers of 2 extremes. The first is the group of people who are so easy going, they are ok with any unit, so long as they get a house. Then there is the second group of people who are the direct opposite. They have very…

Top 10 Home designs as voted by 4,000 SG homeowners!

Are you thinking of giving your home a new face lift this lunar new year? Here’s the good news! We have compiled for you the TOP 10 home designs as voted by 4,000 homeowners via Nestr app, so you don’t have to crack your head thinking what design to go for. Here goes! #10: RiverPac Coming in at the…