Before choosing your HDB renovation package, you must make sure that you look for a renovation company that is approved by the Housing and Development Board (HDB). For sure, you will interview several renovation companies before finding one. From there, you can ask them what HDB renovation packages they offer. Ideally, they should be able to show how your home will look like after renovation.
Depending on the extent of your HDB renovation package, you may either stay at your own home and bear the renovation inconveniences or you may opt to stay with your family while the renovation is ongoing.
One of the aspects you have to consider in your HDB renovation package is the cost. The HDB renovation package cost will definitely be a concern for homeowners. The typical HDB renovation cost would be start from $9,000 to $10,000 for the first three rooms and an additional $2,000 to $3,000 for each additional room. Mind you, these prices may just be the very basic. If you choose marble tiles and more posh furnishings, the cost may go up. Usually renovation contractors will help you in choosing the materials and furnishings. They will discuss this with you to make sure that their chosen materials fall within your HDB renovation package budget.
The renovation may take a long time. It will surely not be completed in a week. An extensive renovation will actually require weeks to complete - extensive means that the HDB renovation package includes the kitchen, bath, bedrooms and living room. The more detailed the renovation and the pickier you are, the longer it will take for the project to finish.
Always keep in mind that choosing the right HDB renovation contractor is key. Always look at their portfolio and ask their previous customers what they think of the job. When choosing the HDB renovation package, make sure it includes floor to ceiling layering, fixture installation and more.