October 2, 2019

For sure, you've heard a story or two of a home renovation gone wrong. These mistakes could have been avoided, you might think. However, no matter how much you've planned, there are still things that might not go your way during the process of upgrading your home.

Some...

September 18, 2019

It has been a long journey towards your dream home.

And it's about to get even longer. If the mountains of paperwork done for your HDB purchase and loan application were enough hassle, surprise guys - say hello to renovation permits!

An inescapable reality, HDB has permi...

August 23, 2019

For the superstitious, it's anathema to renovate (and also marry, swim, or hang wet laundry overnight) during the 7th month of the Lunar calendar, and that's because of the 'Hungry Ghost Festival' - a yearly period between 1st -29th August when it's believed that horde...

January 31, 2019

This topic is obviously addressed to those who have more or less made up their minds to engage an interior designer. While it is good to put the interior designer vs contractor debate past us, the next dilemma is not any less daunting.

It is rumored that there are more...

January 16, 2019

1. Structural Evaluation

Before you decide to hack any relevant wall, it is recommended that you hire a “Qualified Person” as per the official Housing Board guidelines and carry out an extensive structural evaluation. Only when the wall in question has been approved to...

January 3, 2019

When it comes to taking their home renovation projects for professional consultations, most residents of Singapore are inherently wary. Their home is the center of their life, and to entrust its whole design to someone who they do not know much about can feel like a da...

December 19, 2018

Whether you want a dreamy veranda or a movie-star swimming pool, everyone wants to customize their homes at one point or another. This is where A&A comes in handy. 

A&A is an acronym for ‘Addition & Alteration’ which are basically minor changes and add-ons that help imp...