HDB Registered & CaseTrust renovators – Do you really need them?

You’ve heard alot of renovation nightmare stories on the media. You’ve heard of renovators who abandon the project halfway after getting their payments. And then there are stories of renovators doing shabby work that make you wonder if that’ll happen to your project as well. So, to play safe, many of us look out for accreditation…

Make your living room designer-ish with the right coffee table

When it comes to decorating your living room, the coffee table is almost a must. It forms the centerpiece of your living room set up, and can easily make or break the design of the entire space. So, here’s how to design your coffee table, like a pro! Step 1: Choose the right coffee table…

9 Most popular questions on renovation answered

Renovating your home for the first time can be bombarding. You have to get the keys to your new home, do defects checking, design your new home, select renovator, plan your finances and monitor the renovation. If you’re absolutely new to renovation, deciphering all these tasks can prove to be way too time consuming and…

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,…

My house is too noisy. How can I reduce noise?

Don’t we all hate it when we are trying to concentrate on something, or just yearning to get a good night sleep at home, but the house is wayyy tooo noisy? Maybe your neighbour is renovating his house, or the road near your home just have happen to attract a lot of noisy cars vrooming by. And yet,…

3 Cost-saving interior design hacks that’ll make everyone envious

There’s a common myth when it comes to interior design. A myth that convinces people of how expensive and exasperating designing a home can be. But is this myth really true? Is it really too demanding to want a beautiful home without going into a budget deficit? Guess what? Contrary to popular belief, it is still…