FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Should I approach you only after I get my keys?

As a general rule, planning and designing should start comfortably 3 months or earlier before key collection to allow for tweaking of design, discussion and material selection to reach a final confirmation.  When key collection is reached, immediate defect checking and work can commence. (Refer to Renovation Tips for more info)

Can Homeowners do renovation themselves?

Interior renovation is a tedious, stressful and time consuming process.
Without professional knowledge, it can result in permanent mistakes
which can be costly to rectify and also may burst your initial budget.

Why approach Interior Designers rather than Contractors?

Good Interior Designers will be able to advice, space plan,
provide 3D visualization and also provide a One-Stop-Solution service
for renovation from Concept, Idea, Design, Execution to the Finishing
touches.

Most Contractors will only follow instructions from homeowners and
most of the time, owners have to deal with several contractors and
have to monitor the project themselves. Without proper procedural
knowledge, coordination between different contractors will be a
difficult task and very time consuming. Should any mistakes occur
due to unfamiliarity of procedures, contractors may not take
responsibility for the mishaps.

Why do I need to visit a showroom?

A showroom is a strategically arranged are used to display product samples.  Customers can also review the workmanship, design and material quality when they actually feel and see the showroom in person.  It’s an experience to give off the impression of being in a home already.  Customers get a better sense of the products’ value.

Do you have a proven track record?

Check out our website, facebook and portfolios and you will find
many satisfied customer reviews as well as featured pictorials of our
past works.

Why is home design and space planning important?

Being creative and creating flow in the places we spend most of our time can really add tangible value to our quality of life.  Getting the layout right and everything else will be easier.   Clear space planning can transform a small space into functional space that’s both useful and aesthetically pleasing.

Should I share my lifestyle details with the Interior Designers?

Absolutely! A good ID will need to find out more about your lifestyle
habits. Through sharing these details, you will actually help them in
devising better interior designs that can integrate into your lifestyle.

How do I decide on my budget ?

Be realistic about how much you can afford. Besides renovation
work, you probably will need other important items like fridge,
washing machine, aircon, lighting, TV, sofa, mattress and etc.  Professional interior designers will be able to better advise on how to work round your budget.

How long does it take to complete renovation?

Duration of the works greatly depend on the amount of work and
complexity of work to be done. As a general rule, about 6 to 8
weeks. A complex project can go up to 8 to 12 weeks. For instance,
an experienced ID can help you to reduce your renovation time
frame substantially. For a more precise estimate, approach an ID
with your requirements now.

Are you a `One-Stop’ Renovation Company?

Yes, we are.  From space planning, design, project execution involving hacking, tiling, carpentry, wall art, ceiling, floor laminate, , glass works, windows, worktops, electrical, plumbing to painting and cleaning.  We can even provide solutions to wallpapering, bathroom fittings, lightings, curtains, outdoor blinds, furniture and etc, with our  collaborated partners.

How do I know if the interior designer is right for my renovation?

Meeting the interior designer will get you a sense of rapport
between the two of you. If you feel comfortable with the interior
designer and can have an open and honest conversation, you might
have the one you are looking for.

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