5 Clever ways newlyweds can save money with their new home

Given how expensive getting married and buying a house can get, it’s understandable why many newlyweds end up penny-pinching by the time they get to furnish their new marital home. But, did you know, you can still furnish your new home just the way you love it, without needing to break a bank? Here are 5 clever ways…

Save $400 by doing your own HDB BTO defect inspection!

Hey there! Have you just gotten the keys to your BTO flat? If that’s a yes, then congratulations on getting your new home, and for getting a new “mission” of checking your BTO for defects. Probably the easiest solution to this mission is to hire someone else to do the inspection job for you. But that’s gonna cost you at least $400…

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…

How to save on electricity bills with an energy efficient home

When renovating and furnishing new homes, many new homeowners opt for pretty and aesthetic appliances and don’t necessarily take into consideration what is the most energy efficient. Trying to save money on cheaper appliances does not translate into bill savings either as these home appliances might consume more energy and have higher operating costs. Renovating…

Reno Loan 101: Things to know before you get one

Dearest home buyers, it is understandable if a hefty amount of money has already been used to purchase your new house. Between shelling out a lump sum amount for the initial down payment and working hard to pay off your mortgage every month, there’s still an impending expense coming your way before “sweet home” becomes…

Turn your dining room into a high-end cafe for less than $3.5k

If food is the way to a man’s heart, then the dining area must be where love sits. And, it isn’t surprising that somehow eating at nice restaurants or cafes with a nice ambiance always keep you in a brighter mood. But did you know, it’s actually easy to recreate a nice ambiance, for your home dining space, just…

Cut your renovation cost simply with these 5 hacks!

Home renovation, together with weddings, are two of the major affairs in our lives where their costs can easily spiral out of control without careful planning. With so many gorgeous home interiors popping up on social media and on television, it is easy to want a picture-perfect home, sometimes at the expense of your wallet. For…

Got a beautiful home? Keep it beautiful forever with these 3 tips!

You’ve finally gotten your dream home and you’re heads over heel with it. You absolutely love the design. So you crossed your heart and promise yourself to keep the home looking this beautiful forever and ever!  Except… you know that’s almost impossible! Because as life goes on, you’re gonna have TONS of changes happening around at…