My Casa Idaman Renovation Project (CIRP)

My Casa Idaman Renovation Project This entry will consolidate all the entries about my journey with renovating my new house. I hope you have fun reading it as much as I have fun writing it. Planning House renovation planning outing Casa Idaman renovation planning Casa Idaman interior design idea Casa Idaman renovation costing Kitchen renovation […]

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CIRP : Painting work

I seem to be underestimating the amount of work that needs to be done for house painting. Been spending the Chinese New Year holiday and several weekends painting the ceiling, and the wall is far from completion. And I’m also competing against the time where it’s about 14 more days before I need to get […]

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CIRP : Buying ICI Dulux paints

CIRP = Casa Idaman Renovation Project Previously, my contractor was quoting me RM800 for the painting work of my new house’s wall and ceiling (without paint). Sounds a bit expansive to me. Then I got another quotation of RM650 from another contractor. Sounds ok, but with my fund is getting really low, I need to […]

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CIRP : Plaster ceiling work started

CIRP = Casa Idaman Renovation Project The plaster ceiling work actually has started since last week, right after the wiring work has been finalized. So this post is more to the progress report. The plaster boards are everywhere in my house, together with that white dust. Having headache now thinking about the amout of cleaning […]

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CIRP : Buying replacement tiles

One item from my house wiring work is to add several additional power points at kitchen (for fridge, built in oven, built in microwave and other electric kitchen appliances). Since there are tiles at the place when the wall needs to be hacked, this process also damage the tiles at that erea, and I need […]

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