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

Whether it is a replacement or a brand-new kitchen countertop, one fundamental question stands out – Solid surface countertop or quartz countertop? On the surface (pun intended), there are many types of countertops. However, quartz and solid surface reign as two of the best materials available in the market in terms of durability and cost …

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5 Tips on Saving Water & Electricity

If you have never considered how you could save energy or water, perhaps you should. Despite the production and usage of energy-efficient products, our energy consumption is showing an increase. In Singapore, the total electricity consumed by households rose by 5.1% from 7,220.9 GWh in 2015 to 7,589.4 GWh in 2016, according to the Energy …

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Why Quartz Countertops Are So Popular

We know that quartz is a very popular material for kitchen countertops, but do you know exactly how popular they are? According to the United States’ National Bath and Kitchen Association, quartz has replaced granite as the most popular kitchen countertop in the United States! We’re seeing the same trends right here in sunny Singapore where …

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How to Choose Your Kitchen Sink

When you’re a little kid imagining you are furnishing your dream home, it’s not likely that the humble kitchen sink plays any part in your fantasy. So, when the time comes, sinks can be hard to choose because it’s not something we tend to think about – until we have to, that is. You’re in …

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4 Benefits of an Open Kitchen

The open kitchen concept has been the subject of much debate. Some love it for making their home feel more spacious and airy, while others hate it because, well, for the same exact reason; they prefer homes with well-defined areas and secret places. But in space-starved Singapore, an open kitchen plan makes a lot of …

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Hidden Renovation Costs You Wouldn’t Expect

A renovation is expensive. Sounds obvious, doesn’t it? But have you considered exactly how expensive it can be? The average home remodeling costs for the most common type of property in Singapore is $55,000. Yet that cost can quickly climb due to unexpected developments. When you’re juggling so much, it’s easy to overlook the details. Below …

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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 in TV shows and movies – they always have gorgeous quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances, and a large, functional island. Unfortunately, we can’t all afford the kitchen of our dreams. In Singapore, you are looking at $13,748 per metre in …

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5 Ways to Reduce Your Kitchen Renovation Costs

Are you considering renovating your kitchen sometime soon? Kitchen renovations can be pricey, but oh-so-worth-it at the same time! Home renovations generate US$326 billion per year, and it’s not just older people on their second homes spending that kind of cash. Millenials are getting in on the home renovation market, spending an average of US$26,000 a year on …

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Quartz vs Granite – What’s the Difference?

Are you still prepping your evening dinners on outdated, ugly, cracked countertops? If so, now is a good time for an upgrade. While you may be wary of renovations, upgrading your kitchen is one of the safest ways to ensure at least a partial return on investment. If you are ready to update your kitchen, but …

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