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    CLEANING TIPS

    Hi BlueSky, granite is definitely more resistance than marble, but it is not heat proof. actually, stains shows up easier on dark surface compare to light color surface. hv u tried JIF?? leave the JIF on the stain mark for few minutes before scrubbing. hope this helps.
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    CLEANING TIPS

    hi meow, if the surface of frosted glass is rough, that means it is created by blasting sand onto the glass, so the frosting is permanently and would not come off. for those with granite top, granite is only known for their scratch resistance. it would still have water mark stain. i could be...
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    Curtains

    Hi xiao mei, hv u tried Spotlight??
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    WASHING MACHINE-which brand is good?

    hi Tuffy, i was informed by a few friends that softeners can result in blackish spots on shirts. the main reason (i read somewhere) is the softener did not mix well with water and got direct contact with the clothings. but if that particular wash did not use softener, then i am not sure what...
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    WASHING MACHINE-which brand is good?

    hi Tuffy, do u use softener??
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    Any advise on selecting a suitable mattress ?

    i think there is one at CompassPoints. cant really confirm, maybe residents at Sengkang can advise.
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    Simmons mattress - any advise?

    Hi Meixia, in general, delivery issues like: 1) did not stick to delivery date or time. 2) deliver wrong items. 3) deliver faulty items. 4) deliver partial items. u can read the detailed horror stories under Novena, Celato, Bernini, Red Apple threads. but for your case, since you...
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    Simmons mattress - any advise?

    Hi Meixia, i book the mattress in Jan, but have them delivered last week. but cannot try as must wait for "ang chuan" ceremony in August. :p reason for the early delivery due to kiasu. was concern reading that nowsadays it is common to have delivery issues. i even read in newspaper. so...
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    Simmons mattress - any advise?

    Hi Meixia, i din know Aero has the Cantebury King. thot some of the models are exclusivly to certain stores. i brought up Aero to the people as an alternatve source for other Simmons models. I think the models that Robinsons carried are usually in the middle to higher range. Aero has some...
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    Asking HDB to do cement screed

    Hi Victoria, m not really expert. what i know also hear from here and there. "dong tu" is actually a ceremony to inform "tu di gong" that you going to start work on the house and ask for his blessing that everything is smooth. u pick a auspicious date and time (can check for tong shu or...
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    Simmons mattress - any advise?

    Hi, for those interested in Simmons but budget constraint, can consider Aero Furnishing. Listed in Simmons website, Aero is also one of authorized distributors and it has more lower range series. i just bought a Simmons Harmony (BeautyRest series) for $1299. They are having a promotion for...
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    Asking HDB to do cement screed

    hi, the day you perform "dong tu" ceremony does not necessary mean you need to start some work on that day. u can start work any time after the ceremony. i had bad experience with HDB when trying to get them to meet their committed date. so, the last thing u want is having your plan gated by...
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    Lightings

    Hi aquarius_888, if false ceilings/L-box, dun think u will be using halogen, u shld be using those tube type, think also known as PLC. if it is PLC, so should be ok. u can see the energy consumption from the rating of the bulb/lamp, etc. normal PLC tubes (for false ceilings) comes in range...
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    Lightings

    hi, u might want to take note some of the hanging lamps are using halogen bulbs. halogen bulbs are small but bright, but can be very warm. The biggest disadvantage is the high electricity bill. Quoting my contr, if u use multiple halogen bulbs at home, you can see your meter running at high...
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    Any recommendation for dvd home theatre system ?

    Hi, i was also looking for home threatre sys some times back and did went around doing some scouting, below is my findings: 1) Sony is one of the best systems in terms of sound and image, but i know/heard that some Sony higher series cannot play pirated CDs. 2) Sony's loading/unloading of CDs...

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