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  • August 1, 2023

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July 12, 2023

“Paint stains on floor tiles, cabinets, sofa, fan, wardrobe and worst, paint stuck on NEW AIRCON installed for only a few days!! SHAME ON THEM!!” wrote an angry homeowner.

Venting their frustrations on Facebook group Complaint Singapore on July 8, Yee En Lai shared how they made a “big mistake” by engaging painters from Atlas Works to paint their four-room HDB flat.

“Painting work was supposed to be finished in one day, but the incompetent workers failed to complete (their job),” they said. “It was only painting, but the mess created looks as if

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  • July 18, 2022
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“It’s amazing what paint does,” Truhan says. “You can take your living room from drab to fab with $150 of paint and supplies, and add $1,000 to $2,000 in value.” Crisp whites and neutrals are in right now, Truhan says, and green is starting to trend; on the other hand, earth tones are dated. Be sure to paint all areas, like the crown molding and thanks for an extra clean look. Use a stable ladder, like this one from Little Giant Ladder Systems Store, for reaching the high areas. Not

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  • July 2, 2022

Home improvements aren’t just projects that involve a wood, hammer, and nails. Any project that makes your house more comfortable, beautiful, or functional is a home improvement—and we have 17 smart ideas for under $200.


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Bye-bye, ’80s paneling

You don’t have to shell out a lot of money to remove paneling, simply update it with a fresh coat of paint. … Read the rest