Home Improvement (27)

5 Reasons Why You Need a Home Office

The COVID-19 pandemic is changing life as we know it. The community quarantine restrictions imposed since last year have forced employees to move into a work-from-home setup. While a home office used to be considered as a luxury home feature in the past, the shift in the way we work requires us to adjust to […]

Lag Internet? Try These Hacks to Improve Home Internet Connectivity

Internet connectivity has always been a challenge in the Philippines. A recent study conducted by SurfShark (VPN provider) Digital Quality of Life Index 2020, affirms that the Philippines, which is highlighted twice in the 32-page report, ranks 66 out of 85 countries in terms of digital well-being — which means the Philippines still falls behind […]

Work-from-home Desk Tips to Increase Productivity

Covid-19 gave everyone a hard time and gave us a new way to look at our normals. With community quarantine put in placed that has limited our movements, it has not been good to all of us. We have to make adjustments from the way we commute, go out from our homes, and including our […]

10 Balcony Garden Ideas for Tight Spaces

This pandemic has had nearly everyone nest really hard and worked on transforming spaces within the home. Many have learned to embrace their inner plant mom (or dad!) selves. If you are hesitant to join the plant party because of space issues, know that you don’t need a yard or a large wide area to […]

5 Things to Consider for Your Post-Pandemic Dream Home

The COVID-19 pandemic has emphasized the importance of our home environment. The home is not only a place to sleep in but must also serve as a place of work (home office), a full-time kitchen, a place for entertainment, and a place for relaxation. Having a home that can act in all these roles can […]

How to Build an Earthquake and Typhoon-Proof House in the Philippines

The Philippines is a country prone to natural disasters. Located along the typhoon belt in the Pacific, the country is visited by an average of 20 typhoons every year. It is also situated in the Pacific Ring of Fire, making it vulnerable to frequent earthquakes and volcanic eruptions [src]. In the recent years, typhoons have […]

7 Filipino Youtube Channels to learn Home Design and Renovating Tricks

If you enjoy watching home design Youtube videos, budget home makeovers, DIY decors, or anything related to home renovations, then these Filipino YouTubers are definitely the perfect people to follow!  In today’s digital era, online video platforms such as Youtube have become home to the world’s up-and-coming influencers and vloggers. As easy as one-two-three, you […]

5 Budget-Friendly Makeover Ideas for the Small Balcony

In this time of quarantine and stay-at-home orders, we value the time we are able to stay outside. The balcony could be the closest we can have to the ‘outside world.’ If your balcony is a place used as a storage or utility area, then perhaps it’s time for a quick makeover. The balcony is […]