2022 Recap: 10 Most-Read Articles on Qanvast
Find out which articles captured your eyes (and hearts) the most in 2022!
Another year, another batch of newly-renovated homes! As we’re nearing the end of 2022, it’s time to look back at the articles that have captured your hearts this past year.
Let the countdown begin!
#10. Make an Entrance with These 14 Refreshing Entryway Ideas
Just like how entryways are the first thing you see upon entering a home, our article on refreshing entryway ideas is also the first article on this list! Here, you’ll not only find unique ways to add some oomph to your entryway, but also ideas on how to turn it into a practical feature.
#9. 7 Singapore Renovation Firms That Create Japanese-Style Homes
Singaporeans love all things Japanese, so it’s perhaps no surprise that our list of interior design firms that create Japanese-style homes made it into our top 10. After all, who wouldn’t want a home that feels like a traditional ryokan, or looks straight out of a MUJI catalogue?
#8. 8 Maisonettes You’d Think Are Landed Homes, Just By These Photos Alone
Not everyone has the luxury of living in a landed home, but maisonettes can look just like one – especially when they’re as well-planned and designed as these ones!
#7. Spacious Tampines 4-Room Flat Lets Its Owners Pull Off Quirky Ideas
Your home is an expression of who you are as a person, and for the homeowners of this vibrant 4-room flat in Tampines, that manifested in the form of quirky features like an all-pink hallway, an ensuite bathtub that’s out in the open, and even a dining area-turned-walk-in wardrobe!
#6. 27 Bedroom Wardrobe Designs That Aren’t Boring or Basic
Whether you’re a trendy fashionista or someone with simple fashion tastes, one can never have enough clothes – and this compilation of stylish, yet practical bedroom wardrobe designs was definitely one way to ensure your bedroom looks as good as you do!
#5. Huge 5-Room Flat in Macpherson is Now Entirely a Bachelor’s “Man Cave”
The perk of living alone is having the freedom to cater the entire space to your needs. That’s certainly what this homeowner did with his 5-room bachelor pad in Macpherson, decking it out in a dark monochrome theme and turning it into his personal ‘man cave’!
#4. Family’s Executive Apartment in Tampines Gets a Staggering $325K Reno
It’s not often that you’d hear of HDB flat renovations exceeding $150K or even $200K – so when news of this staggering $325K renovation came out, it understandably caught the attention of many netizens!
#3. 5 Rare HDB Types that are Basically Private Houses
As new BTO flats are deemed ‘cookie-cutter’, more homeowners are looking to older flats for their sizes and unique layouts. That interest was certainly reflected by the popularity of this 2017 article on rare HDB types, which has since been updated to include newer projects from 2021 and 2022!
#2. Punggol 5-Room BTO Flat Becomes Scenic Waterfront Home After Makeover
In a country as jam-packed as Singapore, it’s hard to find a home with a nice, unblocked view. The homeowner of this scenic 5-room BTO flat in Punggol was fortunate enough to secure a unit that overlooked Singapore’s coastline – and he loved it so much that he made it the focus of the house’s design!
#1. 7 King-Sized HDB Executive Apartments and Jumbo Flats in SG
To absolutely no one’s surprise, this compilation of king-sized homes in Singapore is our most popular article in 2022! In it, you’ll find executive apartments and jumbo flats – all of which are 150 sqm and above – that are big on space and style!