Phew! It’s been an intense 3 weeks packing on the weekdays after work, and checking on the house and scouring furniture stores on the weekends. We’ve now finally moved in officially after all the planning and waiting! Here’s what went down on the last 3 weeks of the renovation:
Sadly, due to the very long delay in getting the cement screeding done by HDB, our renovation schedule has been postponed. And not just once! Getting hold of the contractor in charge of the screeding was a huge pain. He either answered the phone and promised us it’d be our turn soon, or he just […]
If you’re expecting Ise and Toba to be cities like Tokyo and Osaka, you’re in for a shocker. We passed by the main station for Ise and our first reaction? “Is this it??” Why? The area around the station was filled with shabby buildings and there were no gleaming buildings in sight – something we […]
Life in Singapore can get quite hectic sometimes, and all you want to do is hop on the next flight to the nearest beach or green spot. But do you really need to travel so far and spend so much to go somewhere to relax? Why not save some cash and explore the scenic spots […]
Renovation has started! Kenrich, our contractor, works fast! They gave us a work schedule so that we know exactly what they would be doing on which days. Here’s the progress so far…
Our kitchen is extremely tiny. To fit both a sink and a hob on one side of the wall, our contractor recommended we get a sink that was at most 60cm wide. After intensive research, I’ve compiled a handy list on different types of sinks and where to get them at good prices. Read on for more details!
Our kitchen being teeny-tiny, can only fit a similarly small hob at about 60cm wide. It was either that, or we have to live with a minuscule sink. No can do! After doing some research, I’ve compiled a handy list on the various brands and types of hobs and hoods, and where to find them at good […]