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5 Home Accessories to Dramatically Improve Quality of Life (Renovation-Free)

Are you looking for ways to improve your life at home, but it's not exactly the moment for major renovations? Luckily, there are many products ...

Low-Stress Guide to Entertaining Guests After the Pandemic

It's been a little while since we all had to hunker down and practice extreme social distancing. Now that the pandemic seems to be winding ...
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Why Choose Quartz Stone for Your Dining Tables

Traditional dining room tables are generally constructed of wood. However, despite its proven advantages, wood isn't the only option. Depending on your needs and lifestyle, ...

10 Handy Tips for Buying a New Sofa

When the time comes to buy a new sofa, there are a lot of things to consider. What style do you want? What size do ...

10 Living Room Trends for 2022

If you're like most people, you probably start thinking about your home's interior design around this time of year. No wonder - who doesn't love ...
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Types of Kitchen Stoves for Your New Home

When designing your kitchen, it is necessary to choose the right type of stove. However, the variety of models and styles offered on the market ...
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15 Kitchen Feng Shui Tips for A Perfect Harmony

Have you ever walked into a kitchen and felt an immediate wave of calm? Or maybe you've walked into a cluttered, chaotic kitchen and felt ...
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10 Quartz Countertop Ideas for Your HDB Kitchen

The kitchen is one of the most important rooms in your home – so why not make it look its best? If you're looking for ...
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How to Ruin Your Kitchen Sink – What Not to Do

Flushing stuff away through the sink might seem like the easiest, most convenient way to get rid of them. It feels safe: as long as ...
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What is Terrazzo? A Primer for New Homeowners

What is terrazzo? Terrazzo is a type of flooring that consists of small pieces of marble, granite, or other stone or glass set in concrete ...
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7 Essentials for the Home Office: 2022 Edition

When working from home, it’s easy to get distracted - there are so many things that can pull you away from your work. Moreover, the ...

10 Ways to Lower Your Electricity Bill

Let's discuss the methods that could help you lower your electricity bill in Singapore. Electricity can be expensive, especially during the summer months when the ...

Essential Home Maintenance Tips for New HDB Homeowners

Congratulations, you have finally gotten a place you can call your own! While it is an exciting time, you will come to realise - like ...

6 Spring Cleaning Hacks to Usher in the New Year

There's a lot to love about the Chinese New Year festive season - catching up with your family, feasting on delicious plates of bak kwa ...

12 Ideas for Using Stone in Your Bathroom the Right Way

Source: Pinterest Stone is a classy and attractive choice for any bathroom - at least according to everyone here at Aurastone. Even better - it ...

Timeless Tips for Buying a New Dining Table

A dining table is not the easiest piece of furniture to pick out. You want to buy a dining table that fits your home's design ...

Interesting Kitchen Design Trends 2022

We dare say that in the last 20 months, most of us have spent much more time in the kitchen than we would have anticipated. ...
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Pros & Cons of White Kitchen Countertops

Here at Aurastone, we believe that the kitchen is the most important room in your house. You'll spend most of your time there, so you ...

3 Things to Consider When Choosing a Kitchen Backsplash

Here at Aurastone, we believe that the kitchen is the heartbeat of your home. It is important that your kitchen is aesthetically pleasing, functional and ...

Home Office Ideas for Smaller Homes

We are not really blessed with an abundance of living space on our little island, are we? Making the best of small spaces has become ...

7 of the Biggest Home Renovation Mistakes New HDB Owners Make

Congratulations, you're a bonafide adult now! You've gone out and gotten yourself a beautiful new HDB flat and a shiny new mortgage. We know that ...
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8 Surefire Ways to Spruce Up an Old HDB Flat

Are you looking for ways to spruce up an old HDB flat that you have recently bought? Or are you trying to sell your old ...
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8 Features of a Kid-Friendly Home

For young couples, somewhere down the future, you may expect the patter of little feet at home. When buying a new HDB together with the ...
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Stainless Steel Countertops vs Quartz Countertops

Stainless steels countertops and quartz countertops are two of the most eco-friendly and hygienic kitchen countertops in the market. Which type of countertop is right ...
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Pros and Cons of a Stainless Steel Kitchen Sink

The stainless steel kitchen sink is one of the most popular kitchen sinks in Singapore due to its practicality. It comes in various sizes and ...
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7 Reasons Why Quartz Bathroom Countertops are the Best

The bathroom countertop is an added luxury to your bathroom experience that increases your home value. There are plenty of material selections for bathroom countertops, but ...
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4 Best Types of Hygienic Countertops for Kitchen

When it comes to food preparation, hygiene and food safety are important factors that should not be compromised. Amid the pandemic, hygienic countertops are becoming ...
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10 Easy and Fun Deskercise Moves: Office Desk Workouts to Stay Fit

Have you heard of deskercise or desk exercise? Get your body pumped with energy with some simple office desk workouts that you can do right ...
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10 Work from Home Office Essentials for an Effective Home Office Setup

Working from home requires the basic setup of a computer, Internet, and mobile phone. These tools allow you to work remotely whenever you need to. ...
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7 Ways to Make Your Home Office More Comfortable

Do you have a dedicated home office? How comfortable is your home office? Before the pandemic, the home office was just a makeshift area at ...
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How to Prepare Your Home for Sale

When it comes to selling your home, it takes more than just pricing it, engaging an agent and waiting for the right buyer to come ...
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8 Dos and Don’ts for Kitchen Countertop Replacement

Are you contemplating a kitchen countertop replacement? The conviction is stronger when you start seeing all the glaring tell-tale signs to replace your kitchen countertop. ...
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6 Tell-tale Signs to Replace Your Kitchen Countertop

Can you spot the signs to replace your kitchen countertop? Some are more obvious than others. Is your countertop falling apart or becoming a health ...
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Buying a Resale Home: 6 Things to Look Out For

Buying a home is a huge investment for many young couples. If waiting for a BTO is taking too much time, buying a resale home ...
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Tips to Design a Healthy Home for Your Body, Mind, and Soul

A healthy home is more than just being clean and hygienic. When you design a healthy home, the right elements can impact your health and ...
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6 Home Hygiene Facts You Wished You Had Known Sooner

Good hygiene begins from home. Besides sweeping and mopping the floor, doing the laundry, and washing the dishes, is it enough to keep your home ...
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7 Self-Sufficient Home Ideas for Sustainable Living in Singapore

The awareness for sustainable living has heightened especially during the long stay-at-home period. Singaporeans are starting to realise the importance of being self-sufficient at home ...
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Stress-Free Tips to Integrate Nature into Modern HDB Homes

Modern HDB homes today are located in urban jungles surrounded by concrete skyscrapers, technology and modern amenities. As such, development has put us further away ...
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4 Types of Kid-Friendly Countertops for Young Families

When you are renovating the kitchen, finding a design that suits your family lifestyle is important. For young couples who are planning for kids or ...
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Energy-Saving Tips for Work from Home Parents

After the rise of Covid-19, working from home has become a common practice for many organisations. During the circuit breaker in 2020, electricity consumption at ...
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5 Factors that Make Quartz Environmentally Friendly

Quartz has been a popular choice for homeowners and interior designers. Today, it's even more favoured for its environmentally friendly qualities. But do you know ...
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Find Your Inner Peace – 10 Ways to Design a Home for Relaxation

There are ways to design a home for relaxation. Singaporeans will understand the meaning of a busy lifestyle. When you are surrounded by various commitments, ...
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Smart Ways to Increase Work Productivity When You Work from Home

Working from home has many benefits. Yet, it is easy to lose track of time when there is an unseen continuity with no segregation of ...
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Cook with Ease – Steps to Create a Stress-Free Kitchen

Do you love cooking but find yourself getting agitated in the kitchen? Is the entire cooking process a stressful task for you? While some may ...
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Top 3 Premium Low Maintenance Kitchen Countertops

What do you picture when you think about premium kitchen countertops? Polished marble and granite surfaces often come to mind. But natural stone countertops, though ...
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Pros and Cons of a Quartz Office Desk

Quartz has been a favourite countertop material for kitchen and bathroom designs. Now, the very same material is changing the looks of modern-day office desks. ...
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8 Ways to Organise Your Office Desk Like a Pro

Do you find yourself rummaging through your stack of papers and files in search of an important document? If you nod in agreement, it's time ...
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Office Countertop Materials – Why a Stone Office Desk Makes a Difference

Are you setting up a new home office or renovating your office space? The type of desk you choose makes a difference. There are various ...
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Benefits of a Standing Desk at Work

Employers are becoming more aware of the occupational hazards of sitting long hours. After incorporating standing desks at work, they notice that the benefits of ...
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How to Make Your Home More Senior-Friendly?

Do you have elderly family members who are staying with you? Or are you welcoming your parents or grandparents into your new home soon? If ...
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10 Small Kitchen Storage Ideas We Like

When it comes to a small kitchen, finding ample storage may prove a challenge. However, it is not impossible because there are many small kitchen ...
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The Insider’s Guide to Buying a Kitchen Countertop

Kitchen renovations are expensive. The kitchen countertop is an important feature in the kitchen and takes up a chunk of the investment. Don’t you wish ...
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Finding the Perfect Countertop Based on Personality

Finding the perfect countertop based on personality isn’t a myth. Often, we find ourselves drawn to people and things that resonate with us. The same ...
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10 Stylish Kitchen Wall Décor Ideas

Are you looking for kitchen wall décor ideas to revamp your kitchen ambience? Plain walls are safe, but they are devoid of creativity and character. ...
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Spring Cleaning Tips for Chinese New Year

It is common to postpone the idea of spring cleaning because of the tiresome process. However, getting mentally prepared might help you overcome this task ...
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Dining Room Makeover Tips for a Happy Family Reunion Dinner

Dining out for reunion dinner may not be a good idea when you anticipate a large crowd every year. Restaurants are also offering delicious menu ...
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How to Safely Host a Party at Home

Are you excited about the coming festivities such as the Lunar New Year? If you are keen to host a party at home, the Covid-19 ...
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7 Types of Popular Bathroom Countertops

When visiting a home or checking into a hotel, many of us head straight to the bathroom first just to get a glimpse of what’s ...
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6 Design Ideas for Small HDB Kitchens

We all dream about having a huge, open, and luxurious kitchen. These dream spaces are usually featured on TV shows and movies – they always ...

Solid Surface vs Quartz Countertops – Which Is Right for You?

Whether it is a replacement or a brand-new kitchen countertop, premium engineered countertops have gained a solid fan base in the world of modern kitchens. ...
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Hidden Renovation Costs You Wouldn’t Expect

A renovation is expensive. Sounds obvious, doesn't it? But have you considered the hidden renovation costs that you may have left out in your budget ...
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How to Choose Your Kitchen Sink

When you were a little kid imagining you were furnishing your dream home, it was not likely that the humble kitchen sink played any part ...