In the city dwellings of densely-packed Singapore, it is rare to find a home that is truly peaceful and quiet. You might have to deal with your neighbour’s barking dog, or the noise of stray cats in your estate. Sometimes, unruly neighbours or playful children also present an earful. Most times, these can be tolerated – but if you often have trouble sleeping or working due to the noise, you might need some solutions to block off the noise.
While not necessarily a must-have, home treatments such as curtains and blinds can add a lot of style, personality, and function to your home. Continue reading
If you’re lucky enough to have a home with full-length windows, you might also have this question at the back of your mind: How do you find curtains (or blinds) for windows that tall?
If you have children at home, you will know how childproofing the home is such an important step. You never know what mischief they can get into, or what kind of accidents can happen when they are goofing around. The same way you would place corner guards on your tables and door stoppers at every door, your window treatments also need to have the same kind of care and thought to make them safe for children.
Blinds are a popular choice of window treatment in Singapore due to their trendy looks and functionality. However, if you are looking for blinds for your home or office, you might be perturbed at the number of types of blinds in the market. Roller blinds, combi blinds, Venetian blinds, and even Roman blinds – what’s the difference?Continue reading
Whether you’ve just moved to a new home, or are having a home makeover, furnishing a child’s room can be quite a different experience from furnishing your own room, for example. Continue reading
Welcoming a new addition to the family is always an exciting affair! It also means having to make arrangements to accommodate the little one into your home. One important part to prepare is your child’s room. As the room they will sleep in and grow up in, the room should be a safe and comfortable haven for your little tyke. Continue reading
Bothered by the year-round summer weather in Singapore? You’re not alone! Singapore homes have one of the highest use of air conditioners in the world. But using air-conditioning daily for long hours is very costly and high in energy consumption.Continue reading
Sleep – it’s something we would all love to have more of, yet sometimes situations make it hard to do. While we cannot help you clear away your stresses or workload, one aspect that might let you have better quality rest is the lighting in your bedroom.
Choosing curtains for your home can be quite overwhelming with the vast array of options to choose from. From the fabrics to the finishes – and not to mention – curtain rods, you will be spoilt for choice if you do not have a clear idea of what you want.