Household Organization

Public Housing = Poor Living Conditions? These Asian Countries Say No!

In Hong Kong, living in public houses is a symbol of lower-income residents. But the case differs in Singapore, Taiwan and Korea. Public housing in these countries are tourists’ favorites and the living environments are good. Do you know what are the differences between government housing in these places? Hong Kong There are two types of public housing in Hong …

Doris Liu - January 9, 2018

Change your paint colour, increase your home selling price!

Have you ever taken colour into consideration when you sell your house? If not, then you should. According to Zillow, a real estate and rental marketplace, colour definitely plays an important role in changing people’s perception towards a house, and therefore affecting the selling price. Here comes the conclusion of the company after examining over 32,000 photos from sold homes to illustrate how …

Doris Liu - July 25, 2017

18 Inventions that will Keep Your Home Cleaner Than Ever Before

There is no doubt that keeping a home clean is big work, no matter how small your place would be. Between the demands of your professional and personal life, you don’t always have time to make your bed in the morning or give the place a good vacuum. This ingenious inventions promise to make life a little bit easier for …

Alexandra Sakellariou - November 16, 2016

Small Home, Big Dream: Interview with Otto Ng, Co-founder of LAAB

[wpsocialite] Otto Ng, co-founder of LAAB, a design and architecture firm based in Hong Kong, spoke with Spacious and discussed the company’s vision for interior design and more specifically, their Small Home, Smart Home project. Earlier this year, the firm gained notoriety after successfully turning a 309-foot square apartment into a couple’s dream home. How did they accomplish this feat? …

Clarke Illmatical - October 13, 2016

22 Smart & Small Household Items to Expand your HK Apartment Life

It is a well-known fact that Hong Kong flats are ridiculously small sized (like a shoebox). But you don’t have to inhabit a huge space to be livin’ large. Here are 22 small yet smart household products that will vastly expand your life. For your Room Invisible Double Book shelf This clever bookshelf saves space and makes it look like your …

Ne Eun Nancy Lim - September 28, 2016

9 home decoration DIY ideas that’s super easy and non-permanent

Home decoration is a topic that’s a tricky matter for a lot of people. No one wants to permanently mark their house, because it’ll a) devalue it and b) means more trouble if you decided you don’t want it later. But there is a way to get the best of both worlds: i.e. decorating your walls without needing to disfigure …

Nam Cheah - July 7, 2016

How to make your home welcoming – 5 tips for you!

Home is where the heart is, and there’s no place better than home. Everyone has an idea of what their dream home would look like, though in reality our home is usually different from what we picture in our mind. More often than not, our clutters overflow and our need for redecoration doesn’t match up to the time or money …

Nam Cheah - June 30, 2016