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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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    6 Home Renovation Websites for Inspiration & Free Quotes

    Preparing to renovate your home? These home renovation sites make it easy for you to find the interior design firm that will make your dream home come to life. Buying a home and renovating your home is symbolic of your adulting and independence! This big milestone, however, can be quite daunting, especially for first-time homeowners. For my home journey, I remember turning to several home renovation websites for inspiration and help. Here are some of the go-to home renovation websites in Singapore. Read our other home guides here: Your Guide to Buying a New Home Your Guide to Home Renovation in Singapore Average Cost of Home Renovation in Singapore +…

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    5 Furniture Stores in Singapore for Popular Home Reno Styles

    In this issue, based on the home renovation style you’ve picked, we show you our favourite stores to head to! Whilst there are a lot of things to prepare for your new home, shopping for your furniture is one of the most fun things to do. In this issue, we take to our favorite furniture stores based on the renovation style you’ve picked out for your new home. It’s time to move aside, IKEA! 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 + Saving Tips 5 Furniture Shops…

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    The Average Cost of Home Renovation in Singapore + Saving Tips

    Getting the keys to your first home? To help you budget, we share the average cost of home renovations in Singapore and the breakdown of each category – from carpentry, plumbing to furniture. Your home is likely to be the most expensive thing you purchase in this lifetime. Having your own home is a huge milestone in your life, and one of the most exciting things you can experience as a couple. It comes as no surprise that many couples want their house to look as good as possible. On average, couples spend $50,000 – $60,000 to renovate their new BTO home. To help you better budget for your home…

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    6 Lighting Inspirations and Tips for Your Dream Home in Singapore

    Lighting is one of the most essential elements when designing your home. Without proper lighting, the ambience of your home will be affected, and as beautiful your interiors may be, they will look dull and uninviting. When done right, lighting can help pull all the elements together, transforming your home into a seamless combination of style and functionality. The placement of lighting, types of lights, and light temperature are key ingredients to a well-designed home. We were glad to employ the help of L&H Lighting & Electrical, a one-stop lighting specialist with a wide variety of lighting products in Singapore. Lily from L&H Lighting was especially valuable in our interior…

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    5 Things You Must Know Before Painting Your Dream Home in Singapore

    Painting – such is its importance considering walls make up the bulk of one’s home. When executed well, painting brings life and adds depth to a new home. Whereas when the colours do not blend well, it can be a disaster and an eyesore. With our new home upcoming, DIY was a consideration to save cost. But after our previous painting stint, helping our mum paint her home for the previous Chinese New Year, we were just a little hesitant about DIY considering the amount of time we spent painting. Plus, it’s our first home after all, and we wanted it to look modern and luxe. We heard about Nippon…

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    Everything you Need to Know to Buy your First Home – A Complete Guide

    In this issue, let us share with you our personal experience in buying our first home in Singapore, and all the research and considerations, decisions that went along with it. I remember the exhilarating feeling of buying our first home. It is one of the biggest, if not the biggest purchase of your life! There’s a lot that goes into buying a home – from choosing the right type of home, picking a good location, to financing it and choosing the right home loan. In this issue, I’ll share our personal experience of buying our first home, along with the things I learned along the way, hoping to help you…