Buying online has become very popular and is rapidly becoming a norm in our daily lives. Online shopping has even…
Like any other new homeowners, Cheng Wee Hong and his new neighbours eagerly began renovation works when they first moved into their new build-to-order (BTO) flats at Treelodge@Punggol late last year. The initial excitement, however, turned out to be short-lived. Works on their new walls are leaving bigger holes than originally intended, chunks of wall were breaking off and requiring extensive touch-ups with plaster.
When Mdm. Phua installed a centralized gas heater in her bathroom after being made to believe that it was cheaper, she didn’t expect to be hit with added daily inconveniences. We decided to investigate; weighing the Pros and Cons of Gas Vs Electrical.
You’re thinking of renting out your flat to earn the extra buck, but the rules are constantly changing and it might not occur to you that becoming a landlord without constantly updating yourself on the housing scene can cost you.
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?