Retro Lighting Ideas for your Contemporary Home

The term ‘Contemporary Retro’ may first come off as a paradox. However, with the popularity of fusing of retro and modern elements in houses, the term ‘contemporary retro’ would be most appropriate to describe such spaces. The spirit of the retro is that of fun. Pieces of memorabilia from the past are scattered through the

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Basic Types of Lightings You Should Know Before Renovating

As a new homeowner, choosing the lights for your entire home may seem a daunting task if you are completely clueless about this field. What are your choices? What are the basic lighting terms? Which lighting is most commonly used for each space? Below is a quick and handy summary for you on the different

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6 Bathroom Ideas That Make Showering A Fancy Affair

Given space constraints in Singapore, most don’t have the luxury of having a bathtub to soak in. Yet despite the small space, there is much potential for a bathroom. Either simplistic or luxurious, a well renovated bathroom can sure make a good start to your day. These bathrooms below will make you want to fully

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10 Condos with Impressive Ceilings and Stunning Pendant Lamps

In recent years, many HDBs have rivalled private developments in terms of design features, with many snagging up multiple design awards. Take for example HDB Skyville@Dawson which features a sky garden with a 400m jogging track. At 46 floors above ground, it offers stunning views to residents and looks very much like a luxurious condo.

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Colour Palettes That Set The Mood For These Homes

For most who aren’t designer/art trained, we often rely on our instincts when it comes to creating a colour scheme for our homes. Surely we may not be well versed in colour theories or terminologies like hue, saturation, tint or shades. However, whatever ‘looks good’ cannot go wrong, right?  Yet sometimes, instincts do lead us

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What to do with your Walls, Ceilings, Floors

Your Surfaces Matter! One of the firsts of your renovation choices would be what to do with your surfaces. Your Walls, your Ceilings and your Floors. For owners who don’t have a clear vision of what they want, most will go with the safest choices–plain surfaces. Surely furnishings will make up for whatever is lacking

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6 Expensive Looking Homes in 4 Least Expensive HDB Towns

More Funds for Renovation! Buying a house is a huge commitment, if we’re signing up for a monthly repayment, it’d better be for something that’s worth it! For most, the foremost consideration would be which estate to live in. As small as Singapore is, each estate is still idiosyncratic in its own way. Which estate has

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5 Japanese Minimalist Homes in Singapore that scream Muji

Minimalism, something not only an aesthetic, but something of necessity to maximise our tiny living spaces in Singapore. So often associated with Minimalism are the cool tones of monochrome, and one can’t help but lament that minimalism may come off a little unfeeling at times. Introduce Japanese Minimalism, a great marriage between warmth and minimalism.

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7 Dreamy Night Light Ideas You Can Choose From

What’s the last thing you see before you go to sleep every night? We don’t know the answer to that. What we do know is that you couldn’t have seen whatever you saw without the help of your night light! The night light is the last thing keeping your from the dark and the glowing

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An Essential Guide to achieve the Industrial Style

Have you been seeing brick walls more and more lately? It’s as if everyone is hopping on board the brick wall trend and you can’t figure out what you missed. The brick wall trend is part of a bigger trend we call the industrial style. No, that does not mean you live in a construction

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