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    8 Best Carpenters in Singapore for your Carpentry Needs (2020 Guide)

    Carpentry is one of the biggest elements of home renovations and you will definitely need a carpenter to help make your dream home happen. Whether you are intending to build a TV feature wall with console, in-built cupboards for more storage space, a walk-in wardrobe to store your clothes, a platform bed, or even custom-made furniture, a carpenter is your solution. While you can also find an interior designer or renovation contractor as a one-stop renovation solution for your home, if you want to ensure that your in-built features well built and of good quality, you can find an experienced carpenter or a company with a specialty in carpentry. With…

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    8 Best Pest Control Companies in Singapore to Get Rid of Unwanted Pests (2020 Guide)

    If your home is facing pest problems like cockroaches, termites, bed bugs, or rats, it is time to hire a pest control company. Having pests infiltrate your home is one of the most cumbersome problems a homeowner can face. It is important to exterminate these ‘unwanted friends’ at once, otherwise, you will find it harder to eradicate them from your home. Pest control companies are equipped with the knowledge, skills, and equipment required to handle them. Whenever in doubt, find a reliable professional who can help you. Here are the best pest control companies in Singapore to call when you have a pest problem in your house. Table of Contents…

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    8 Best Handyman Companies in Singapore for Home Fixing (2020 Guide)

    What was functioning great yesterday can be obsolete tomorrow. Unfortunately, not everything can be solved with a simple do-it-yourself fix especially in terms of home maintenance concerns. There will be a time that one may require assistance to do the heavy lifting or a professional fix to ensure that our home stays safe, secure, and functional. Whether you need assistance for renovation, repair, installation, improvement, and many more for the sake of your home– hiring a handyman can definitely make your life easier.  In Singapore, handyman services range from assembling furniture and fixing doors to repairing a leaking pipe to the installation of the heater. They can pretty much do…

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    6 Best Maid Agencies in Singapore | Find the Best Maid Agency on MOM (2020 Guide)

    Taking care of your children and an entire household can be quite taxing, especially for working parents. There are plenty of chores that seem to have not enough time to accomplish, and that’s where hiring a maid or helper might be a solution. A maid can also be very helpful if you have young children or elderly in the house. That said, hiring a reliable and dependable maid might pose a challenge. Selecting a good maid agency is the first step to hiring a maid in Singapore. Only the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) licensed maid agencies are allowed to act as middlemen, but there are over 4,000 maid agencies in…

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    5 Best Air Purifiers in Singapore for Clean, Filtered Air at Home

    Wiping your floors and cleaning your furniture is important to maintain a clean home, but what about the air in your home? Philips found out through a survey that while air quality concerns many Singaporeans, most do not take action towards our own respiratory health. Most of us think air pollution exists only outdoors, but indoors is when many allergens are found and are more dangerous for our health as they are confined in an enclosed space. Breathing in clean air on a daily basis is important for your respiratory health in the long term. Yet most of us only scramble for an air purifier during a haze period. In…

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    13 Best Mattress in Singapore for a Rejuvenating Slumber

    Most of us know that getting a night of restful sleep is important for a productive day ahead and that a good mattress can help to achieve that. But when it comes to buying a mattress in Singapore, most of us do not know our way around it. There are so many mattress brands and literally thousands of different mattresses you can buy. And with the wide range of prices ranging from under $100 to $20,000 and above, how does one know what is the right amount to spend on a mattress? Which mattress is the right one for you? In this issue, our mattress Singapore buying guide lists 13…

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    5 Best Ceiling Fans in Singapore for Different Home Styles in 2020

    Ceiling fans are a great way to battle the searing Singapore heat. As newer HDBs and condominiums get smaller, it makes for lesser space for a standing fan. A ceiling fan is a great solution. It is also more effective in cooling down the entire area of the room as it covers a wider area compared to a standing fan. Not only is it space-saving, but it is also energy-saving. Compared to switching on the air-conditioner, ceiling fans take up less energy and you get to save on your utility bill. It is also a great way to cool down an outdoor balcony or patio area. In this issue, we…

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    8 Best & Affordable Plumbers in Singapore (2020 Guide)

    Buying your first home is an exciting milestone, but doing regular maintenance on your home is important to make sure things run smoothly in the house. Whether it is your air-conditioner or washing machine, you will want them to run smoothly. But what happens if you encounter a choked pipe, a leaky faucet or our toilet bowl does not flush as it should? I can relate to the dreaded feeling of having those inconveniences. In times like these, it is likely you will need a plumber to help you solve the plumbing issue. Not to worry, for we have compiled a list of the best and affordable plumbers in Singapore…

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    6 Best Renovation Contractors in Singapore (2020 Guide)

    After the exciting moment of buying your home and finally collecting your keys, the next step will be to renovate your home! Here is where you make the tough choices, the first being to choose between an interior designer or a renovation contractor. Most of us instinctively will find an interior designer to help us with our home renovation. Some of us might consider hiring renovation contractors instead. The biggest pro with hiring a renovation contractor is you get to work directly with your builder, and you can potentially save on cost. The trade-off on the savings is that you will need to be clear and specific on what you want.…

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    7 Professional Movers in Singapore for your New Home (2020 Guide)

    After a long journey of buying your home and renovating it, it is finally time to move in! But as exciting as moving into your new home is, moving can be an exhausting affair. Packing all your items into boxes and luggage, and lugging it from point A to B only to unpack everything again. If you happen to be moving into a second home, there is a truckload of existing furniture and appliances to think about as well. You are also worried about your possessions being safe during transport, in case a painting or vase gets damaged in the process. And while it is possible to DIY, it can…

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    8 Noteworthy Wallpaper Stores in Singapore (2020 Edition)

    Wallpapers can do amazing wonders for your home décor. With an almost endless variety of dazzling designs, tantalising textures, and dramatic effects, this versatile material can enhance the style of any room. Use it to conveniently cover imperfections on your surfaces, highlight a feature wall, or dramatically change the look and feel of your space. In this issue, we compiled a list of 8 Noteworthy Wallpaper Stores in Singapore (2020 Edition) that will make your home look more personalised and sophisticated. This article was last updated on 26 March 2020. 8 Noteworthy Wallpaper Stores in Singapore for Stylish Walls at Home 1. Wallhub Singapore, for a multitude of high-quality wallpaper…

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    7 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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    10 Best Freezers to Buy in Singapore | Best of Home 2020

    Most refrigerators come with a frozen compartment, but if you find yourself struggling with the freezer space in your fridge, it is time to get a dedicated freezer to store your frozen goods. Especially if you have a large family or always hosts guests at home, a freezer is a great solution to stock up, so you do not have to frequently hit the grocery stores. Or if you are a breastfeeding mum, it is likely you will need a dedicated freezer to store your breast milk. After hours of research, here are the best freezers to buy in Singapore. Enjoy! Table of Contents: Budget Pick: LeMaison Upright Freezer 85L…

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    9 Best House Cleaning Services in Singapore (2020 Guide)

    Hiring a maid might not be for everyone. But if you run a busy schedule, especially for working parents, and do not wish to see your house in shambles, you can hire a house cleaning service to keep your house tidy and in good shape. It can be cost-effective as you can determine the hours and frequency you want the cleaning to be. You can also hire them on demand whenever your house needs more attention i.e. before hosting family and friends. Plus, if you are not satisfied with the service, you can easily switch services. Here are the best house cleaning services in Singapore for you to reach out…

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    9 Noteworthy Mattress Brands in Singapore

    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! We all know the big, noteworthy mattress brands in Singapore have mattresses that are so comfortable for a heavenly sleep, but they probably come with a hefty price tag. Do these brands really give you what you need? In this issue, we took a closer and more in-depth look at these 9 noteworthy mattress brands in Singapore and what’s good about them for the…

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    7 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 7 luxury furniture stores for designer furniture, for you to create posh interiors within the comforts of your Singapore home. This article was first published on 17 June 2019 and last updated on 5 March 2020 Table of Contents 7 Luxury Furniture Stores in Singapore Molteni&C | Dada at P5 DaVinci Lifestyle Marquis Castilla Proof Living Taylor B Space Furniture Read our popular home guides here: Your Complete Guide to Buying a New Home Your Complete Guide…