Families appreciate the free mattress all the more because it’s brand new and not just an old, used donation. Indeed, Hamdan and his family treasure this mattress so much that they have yet to remove the plastic wrapping that it came in.
We’re giving away a brand new Adora 5-Piece Bedroom Set (worth $597) this August! All you have to do is come up with a plan for your entire home on our Room Planner and factor in the entire Adora 5-Piece Bedroom set.
Ironing is a form of therapy for me. Nothing annoys me more than a creased shirt, and nothing appeases me more than to press out those crinkles. Metaphorically speaking, I feel myself ironing out the stressors in my life.
Plenty of planning goes into home furniture layout and shuffling the pieces around physically just to get the look right is lots of hard work. For those of you who haven’t noticed, we’ve included a virtual room planner on our main site, just to make your potential layouts a lot easier to visualise.
When this needy family received a second-hand Queen-size bed frame and mattress donation, they thought they’d been given the kind gift of a good night’s rest. But the mattress was infested with bedbugs that left painful bites on her daughters’ every night.
So you’ve read all four parts of the “Contractor or Conman?” series and learnt how to deal with sly contractors in your future home renovation projects. Unfortunately, you’ve read it all a little too late and have already fallen prey to some unscrupulous scum. So what do you do now?
For ages, many have tried to live model lives by treading carefully around the seven biblical pitfalls of Lust, Gluttony, Greed, Sloth, Wrath, Envy and Pride. Beds.sg finds that these ancient guidelines are still relevant in a field that few might’ve ever considered them to be: Home Décor.
Contractors will say pretty much anything to get that a signed piece of that chequebook in your pocket. But as soon as your eyes get all dreamy, you’re letting your guard down; and that can have disastrous results. So wake up and take notice of what’s going on around you.
You’ve probably had some of them trudge into your home all panting and sweaty, been chatting secretly online with some others while at work and pored over stories written by the rest of them. Now you can get to know the people who make Beds.sg so fabulously sexy on the new About Us page!
Time is money, and when it comes to renovating your home, the more of your time your contractor wastes, the more money you’ll be doling out to him.Time has you wrapped around the contractor’s finger. After all, he’ll have nothing to lose if the project ends uncompleted. He has plenty more clients to direct his temporal, unsustainable attention to.
After laying a loved one to eternal rest comes the arduous task of going through his belongings and getting the home presentable and ready for its new use. You may be faced with the ruthless task of cleaning and clearing, but you can still give the old place an all-new look even without throwing everything away.
All home renovation projects start out bright and chirpy; you’re bursting with plans and ideas and the contractor you’ve engaged is nodding, smiling and telling you every plan you have for your home can be done.
But hold your horses and don’t get too carried away.
You’ve installed fittings that were promised to be of the finest quality and cost a bomb to match, but after some time, you realize that these materials aren’t really worth the price you paid. Chances are that you’ve fallen for one of the oldest tricks in the book; something we like to call Material Fraud.
Local contractors often hit the headlines for all the wrong reasons. Beds.sg exposes some of the dirtiest, darkest secrets of Singapore’s building and engineering construction industry in this three-part series so you’ll be well informed and prepared for any tricks a contractor has up his sleeves.
Is it time to re-do the interiors of your home since everything is looking drab and old, but have limited resources? Or you have just bought a place and need to decorate interiors, with very little money left for it? In both cases, budgetary constraints are the primary issue, but do not despair, some great home decor ideas can take shape and beautify your home without costing too much. Good taste and style can come cheap too.