Our Reno Journey Step 14 – More Shopping and Bleeding of Money

With our house almost done, Sunshine and I went for more shopping to spruce up our home! Window Grilles: $1,538 When we were doing our renovation, one of the more common companies for window grilles was U-gate Design. We saw that there was some ongoing promotion while we were doing our research and decided to …

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Our Reno Journey Step 13 – Defects Check

Week 15 – Defects Check Up to this point, our renovation was more or less done and we were left with the minor issues here and there. Some of the defects highlighted include: Wrong installation of the toilet roll holder. We had requested for it to be about x cm above the toilet bowl but …

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Our Reno Journey Step 8 – Air-con Installation

Week 4 – Air-con piping When we discussed about air-conditioning with our ID, L, he told us that we could also get aircon from his company. However, after comparing prices and thinking about it, we decided against getting it from him as we felt that in addition to the higher prices, if we encounter any …

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Our Reno Journey Step 7 – Start of Our Renovation Works

In my previous post, I shared that together with the help of our ID, L, Sunshine checked for defects in our house. During that visit, L drew the plans for our kitchen on our kitchen walls. I thought his drawings looked quite cute. Haha. The only thing was, he drew the plans wrongly!!! The sink …

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Our Reno Journey Step 6: Defects Checklist

I have taken a long hiatus in writing about Sunshine’s and my renovation journey as we were just so mentally exhausted after the whole renovation process (and that I was very lazy). Omg. We have since stayed for about a year in our new home now and the inertia to write just gets larger and …

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