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    8 Shops to Buy Space Saving Furniture to Maximise Space in your Home

    With Singapore homes getting smaller, we have to be innovative about how we live in these tight spaces. While we can Marie Kondo our way into our 3-bedroom apartment, we found space-saving furniture to be a practical and incredible solution to maximizing small spaces. Space-saving furniture such as extendable dining tables, sofa beds, and Murphy wall beds can help to make a space more versatile. Storage beds can also help solve the constraint of a lack of storage space. Custom making your furniture might be another solution, but carpentry work can easily increase the price tag for your home renovation (check out – The average cost of home renovation in…

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    8 Popular Mattress Brands & What’s Good About Them

    You are probably aware that buying the right mattress is key to a good night’s sleep. Our earlier issue covered the online mattress stores with free trials that allow you to test out the mattress in the comfort of your home – up to 100 days! Though, the thing with buying a mattress is that it’s easier to just buy the first famous brand that you see and get the task over and done with. However, can these brands really give you what you need? In this issue, we took a closer and more in-depth look at these 8 most popular mattress brands and what’s good about them and how…

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    5 Reasons to Shop for Your Furniture at Comfort Furniture

    For those of you preparing for your new crib, you will know that furniture shopping can be time-consuming. It can also be an added challenge for homeowners who are seeking to create a particular home style, as you want to find pieces that not only fit your desired theme but also are functional and affordable at the same time. In addition to that, many hope to create a welcoming and cosy ambience to enjoy at home. In today’s issue, we explore furniture shopping at Comfort Furniture. Dubbed as “the Chair & Table people”, the furniture store started out making chic chairs and tables for commercial establishments. Today, it has grown…

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    7-Step TV Buying Guide + Best Televisions in Singapore for your New Home

    Shopping for a television might seem like a straightforward task, but in reality, it’s not the case. Unlike a toaster oven, you want your TV to last years to come, so you will want to get it right. But when it came to buying the tv for our new home, I was overwhelmed. There are so many television models, with its own specifications and pricing. Ideal TV size? 4K or HD? OLED or QLED? What is HDR? Contrast ratio? Digital TV? Smart TV? What is all this jargon? Is there a simpler way to do this? On top of that, new models get launched ever so often, how do I…

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    Where to Buy Curtains and Blinds in Singapore? Here are 7 Popular Curtain Shops for Your Home Decor

    There are lots of factors that give life to your home, and one of which is your window treatment. You might think it doesn’t sound so exciting compared to buying furniture but it is just as important. The length, colour, material, and style of your curtains and blinds matter as it provides a huge difference in ambiance. It also helps make your home interior look all put together as it adds dimension and cohesion to the finish look. Though, besides playing a part in creating your dream interior theme, curtains and blinds also protect you and your furniture from harsh sun rays and offer you privacy. So to help you…

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    6 Rug Stores in Singapore to Spice Up Your Living Room

    Want to breathe new life and give your living room space more character? Nothing does it better than adding a rug to your living room floor. A rug helps to anchor the furniture in your room, creating a cozy, intimate space that feels inviting for you and your guests. It is also an instant way to make your space look and feel more luxurious. Add a splash of colour or enhance your existing home style with the right rug. With infinite choices of interesting colours, patterns, and textures, there are a million ways you can add comfort to your feet and joy to your eyes. In this issue, we have…

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    Top 4 Qanvast Interior Designers for Your Home Renovation

    Searching for the right interior designer to work on your home renovation can be a challenging, time-consuming process. Luckily for us now, we have useful home renovation sites that help us in our selection process. In this issue, we check out the Top 4 Qanvast Interior Designers. To find the top interior designers, we picked out the popular and highly rated ones on Qanvast who have listed more than 15 projects and have been reviewed more than 30 times.  Read our other home guides here: Your Complete Guide to Buying a New Home Your Complete Guide to Home Renovation in Singapore The Average Cost of Home Renovation in Singapore +…

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    5 Popular Interior Stylists who Transform Homes into Stylish Pinterest-Perfect Spaces

    Many of us are familiar with interior designers. Much like a wedding planner who takes care of your wedding timeline and vendors, an interior designer takes care of your home renovation to create a functional living space. Interior stylists, on the other hand, perform the work parallel to what wedding stylists do – they transform your home to make it tasteful, stylish and beautiful. In other words, make it Pinterest-perfect.  Where interior designers focus on construction, coordinating contractors and the renovation timeline, interior stylists work with furniture and home decor to personalise and beautify your home, making it unique and truly yours. Often there is overlap between the two, but…

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    Where to Buy Furniture & Lights in Johor Bahru, Malaysia

    Many Singaporeans cross the border to Johor Bahru for cheaper groceries, so why not furniture too? When shopping for furniture for our new home, many of our friends suggested for us to head across the causeway to Johor Bahru to buy furniture. We took a day-trip up to explore the JB furniture stores. Though eventually, we didn’t get our furniture from JB, it gave us a good idea of the other options available. I’ve compiled the list of JB furniture stores for you to check out for yourselves. I’ve sorted it by area and mapped it out below so it’s easier for you to hop from one furniture store to…

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    Not Sure Where to Buy Your Mattress? Here are 6 Online Mattress Stores with Free Trials

    Getting a night of restful sleep is important to recharge ourselves for the day ahead. We spend a third of our lives sleeping, so unsurprisingly, a good mattress is vital for good back health and restful comfort. But finding and buying the right mattress takes a lot of time and effort. Just like buying a new car that you plan to drive for the next 10-years, a test-drive is a must. But awkwardly lying on beds in public spaces just doesn’t seem the way to go. So enter in the new-age of online bed-in-a-box mattresses. Here we share the list of online mattress stores that give you free trials, allowing…

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    Where to Buy Wall & Floor Tiles? Here are 9 Tiles Shops for your Home Reno

    Wall and floor tiles are a great way to add beauty and style to every room of your home. With tiles alone, you can turn a portion of your wall or floor into an art or statement piece. All it takes is a little bit of creativity! In this issue, we will showcase the top 9 tile shops for you to buy wall and floor tiles to spruce up your living spaces. Read our popular home guides here: Your Complete Guide to Buying a New Home Your Complete Guide to Home Renovation in Singapore The Average Cost of Home Renovation in Singapore + Saving Tips Top 9 Tile Shops for…

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    6 Luxury Furniture Stores in Singapore for Designer Furniture & Posh Home Decor

    Dreaming of that luxury home to come home to after work every day? In this issue, we want to realize your dream of living on the Upper East Side. Here are our Top 6 luxury furniture stores for designer furniture, for you to create posh interiors within the comforts of your Singapore home. Read our popular home guides here: Your Complete Guide to Buying a New Home Your Complete Guide to Home Renovation in Singapore The Average Cost of Home Renovation in Singapore + Saving Tips 6 Luxury Furniture Stores in Singapore 1. DaVinci Lifestyle, for upmarket luxury furniture If you are seeking elite designs and superior comforts from luxury…

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    Where to Buy Lights & Ceiling Fans? Here are 7 Lighting Shops in Singapore for your Home Reno

    “Lights are important in creating the mood and ambience you seek for your home. In this issue, we bring you our top lighting shops in Singapore.” Lighting may not often come to mind when you think of home renovation and decor. But it is, in fact, one of the most vital elements in creating the ambience for your home. Whether you are looking to create a space that is stylish or cosy, the lights you pick can make a world of difference. To make your lights shopping easier, we’ve shortlisted 7 popular lighting shops in Singapore where you can be spoilt for choice. Read our popular home guides here: Your…

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    7 Online Furniture Stores for Fuss-Free Furniture Shopping in Singapore

    “Going to the stores can be a chore. In this issue, we bring you fuss-free furniture shopping at the online furniture stores in Singapore!” Bought your first home? Found your interior designer? Or, perhaps you have just completed your home renovation? Great, now it’s time for the most fun part – furniture shopping! That being said, furniture shopping is no easy feat. Hopping from one showroom to the next might not be the way you envisioned spending your precious weekends. But with online furniture stores, you can breathe a sigh of relief. Without having to step out of the house, you can, in a few clicks, get the furniture you…

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    5 Interior Designers in Singapore for your Dream Home Reno Style

    Choosing an interior designer can be a daunting task with so many options in the industry. The last thing we want is to end up a victim of a renovation scam. But even with the help of home renovation sites, there can be an overwhelming number of choices to filter through. Hence, we’ve researched and compiled this list of interior designs that you should check out for different home styles. On how we curate our picks, please refer to the bottom of this article.  Read our other home guides here: Your Complete Guide to Buying a New Home Your Complete Guide to Home Renovation in Singapore The Average Cost of…

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    8 Designer Furniture from Finn Avenue for Posh Interior Design Themes in Singapore

    “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” Aristotle’s wise words aptly summarise the purpose of interior design, in which its intrinsic value lies not in a particular furniture’s beauty, price, or rarity, but how each furniture comes together to create a masterpiece. Add Finn Avenue’s designer furniture pieces to the equation, and you get a luxurious masterpiece of a dream home. Boasting signature looks such as Upper East Side, Modern Chic, French Vintage and more, Finn Avenue carries an extensive variety of designer furniture for varying interior themes. With its tagline “Luxury for a Steal”, rest assured that you won’t be burning a hole in your pocket…