5 Easy Renovation Hacks to Reclaim your Valuable Space

Small yet Mighty!When it comes to compact apartments offered by HDB and private developers, the skills of the Renovation Professionals are put to the strictest test; to maximize the value of abode by amplifying the spaces while minimizing the maintenance required. #1. Identify structures which take up unnecessary space Certain structures such as swing or…

8 Things HDB Homeowners Must Know to Ensure a Smooth Defects Checking Experience

Image from ZaobaoA photo of Tampines GreenVerge with a wrongly assembled precast went viral last year. This is a classical example of what will go (embarrassingly) wrong if the defect inspection was not done correctly and carried out in time. Hence, we have carefully compiled a list of 8 quick facts which every HDB Homeowners…

7 Insta-worthy Homes You Should Not Miss

Check out these 7 Instagram worthy apartments which we are totally captivated with! Yes, these photos capture a picture-perfect moment, immaculately done up with carefully matched colours, aesthetically pleasing interior decoration and furnishings! Without further ado, here are our favourite picks!#1. A Whimsical and Ethereal Creation Design: Icon Interior Design Seemly out of this world,…

7 Easy Design Hacks for a Stylish Home that Requires Minimal Maintenance

#1. Go as Seamless as Possible Design: Linear Space Concepts For the floor and walls, the number of grout lines is determined by the size of the tiles. In recent years, homogeneous tiles in sizes of 60 x 60 cm have become mainstream. Therefore, you should choose either bigger tiles of at least 80 x 80…

Video: Common Prohibited HDB Renovation Works which Homeowners Might Overlook in 1 Min

Design: IN-EXPATMost first-time HDB homeowners like you might not know that there are renovation rules you must to adhere to. When this happens, you will run the risk of getting fined or face harsh penalties. Do you know?The renovation rules are in place in order to prevent the following scenerios:• Overloading the structure which may…

8 Things You Need to Know about Water and Sanitary Plumbing Maintenance for Your HDB Apartment

#1. There are 2 types of plumbing systems in every apartment Project: Escapade Studios A plumbing system is made up of pipes which carries 2 types of water; the supply of clean drinking water while the other is for discharging of used or waste water. #2. Aside from you, the PUB and Town Council is…

Video: All You Need to Know about Purchasing a new HDB Apartment in 1 Min

Design: Rezt Relax InteriorIf you are a first-time homeowner, getting a new HDB flat can be quite a daunting process! To guide you, HDB has setup a very comprehensive site which detailed what you need to know before getting a new flat. Unfortunately, the site is strewn with too much information and hence, you have…

9 Things Every First-Time HDB Homeowner Must Know Before Renovating their Flat

Design: Design NEU#1. Only engage renovation professionals from the Directory of Renovation Contractor (DRC) You may earn a fine of up to $5,000 and other penalties if you did not engage renovation professionals from DRC, since only renovation professionals listed in the DRC are authorized to carry out HDB renovations. Do you know? Renovation companies…

6 Simple Hacks To Reduce Your Home Renovation Costs

1. Keep personalisation to the minimal Design: Fuse Concept In general, some renovation works, such as carpentry works (which cost somewhere S$100-S$500 per foot run), made to tailor wrought iron fence, gate, grille and railing, will ramp up the cost of renovation significantly. These costs are very expensive because of the time, the skills and workmanship,…