Tips For A Successful Bathroom Renovation

Apr 14

Whether you’re wanting to sell soon or just have been waiting too long to upgrade your house, a bathroom renovation is the perfect way to add that special touch to your home (both in terms of market value and how happy you feel while having a shower!). However, bathroom renovations don’t just happen with a snap of a finger – they require careful planning, lots of...

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Living Room Makeover

Apr 14

After a makeover last year, this is our living room now. Er, we often call it the receiving area since it was at the entrance door. Quite small, I know. However, besides welcoming and entertaining few guests here, we rarely use this area. Fambam at most times use this room as our “general-purpose room”. It is where we watch TV as a family, play board...

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Creating a Budget Family and Entertainment Room

Apr 08

Not very stunning for a family/entertainment room, you say. However, I’m proud of what we have accomplished trying to makeover this room. From being a garage, it has now been transformed into a very functional room. It’s been the entertainment room since then. The old TV rack is nearing extinct. Still saving for money to provide a shelf big for the...

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Tips for Making Your Home Mould-Resistant

Apr 01

Many thoughts are conjured when one speaks of mould. One is for the deliciousness it provides when it intricately spiders its way through cheese, one is for its undeniable health benefits when concocting a prime batch of penicillin, and the other is for the necessary part mould plays in the decomposition of organic matter. However, when the word mould aligns with...

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Buying a Condo in the City?

Mar 25

Note: This is not paid post We were in Manila last February 14 for a scheduled college entrance examination of our son. We went earlier also to visit the eldest daughter who’s scheduled to fly to Singapore for a sponsored training. And, yes, there were many other schedules along the way too. Including an invitation from a dear friend who’s working at...

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Must Have Accessories for Your Living Room

Mar 24

Sipping on a hot chocolate as the wind rages outside, sitting down with a gripping novel, or playing board games with friends; the living room plays host to a number of activities and transforms itself time and time again. So what makes a room a living room? Distinguishing itself from bedrooms, studies and dining rooms, the humble living room has several essential...

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Rice Cooker that Goes a Long Way

Mar 12

Giving us hot and fully cooked rice everyday, my small rice cooker of nearly 16 years have finally rested. Yes. That long! I have this small 5-cup rice cooker (National Panasonic brand) since we have our own house. Since then, it’s been used everyday. Why 5-cup cooker only? We are but a family of 5. We don’t need bigger than that. It’s good enough...

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