Home Improvement

[Infographic] How to make a bed – hacks you need to know

We all know how to make a bed, but doing it effectively and beautifully takes more than just practice. The bed is the centrepiece of the room; after all, it is called the bedroom for a reason – so the state of the bed is what ‘makes or breaks’ the room. No matter how tidy or well decorated the rest …

Nam Cheah - January 11, 2016

10 DIYs that save space and help you stay organized (Part 1)

DIY is all the rage nowadays, and for something like home décor, it’s more popular than ever because we all want to personalize our home. There is no question that living spaces in Hong Kong are tight, and more often than not renovation can cause a fortune, not to mention the hassle of moving out etc. However, I am here …

Nam Cheah - January 13, 2016

10 DIYs that will help you save space and stay organized: Part 2

Now Part 2 of DIYs that will help you save space and stay organized. You can read Part 1 of the DIY here. Hanging file racks slash painting An alternative to just a painting, you can have beautiful file organisers that hangs on your wall where you can put your paper works and double as wall decorations. The best part …

Nam Cheah - January 14, 2016

10 house cleaning hacks that will change your life, like vodka as a mattress cleaner!

If you don’t have a live-in domestic helper, chances are you do the cleaning yourself. Hate cleaning? You’re not alone – most of us lack the motivation to do housework. The next time you invite guests over, try out these easy breezy house cleaning hacks! Dry wet shoes quickly How many pairs of shoes have been ruined by crazy Hong …

Sarah Stone - June 24, 2015

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

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

5 Hacks to Get more Lighting in your Living Room

Imagine when you are renovating your apartment; after getting most of work done, chances are the lighting issue would be the most irritating part that gets on your nerves. With the view of setting comfortable lighting, many other factors would kick in, such as the size and the orientation of the room. Speaking of the lighting of the room, they …

Ru Chiang - February 8, 2016