HDB flats can be seen all around Singapore. Getting a HDB
unit is not an easy task. With the scarcity of land in
Singapore, you can see that all HDB flats are built to
almost it can touch the clouds or it actually is touching it
Since is difficult to get a HDB unit, many Singaporeans
after getting their dream unit at their dream location, they
will tend to renovate their unit as according to their
One simple renovation is Painting. HDB painting is not an
unusual trend among all the HDB units. Who would really want
a colour that was pre-paint or standardised when the HDB is
built up? Everyone have their ideal colour for different
rooms in their house, thus there is when the painting come
With the right colour of paint chosen to paint your room,
will really determine how you would like to present your
house to your guests. A right paint colour would let your
living room look refreshing, comfortable and cosy atmosphere
to your family or guests. You also can choose to paint your
house to a theme of your choice i.e. country feel or modern
Let me give you more ideas why you need to do a HDB
1) If you had stayed in your HDB house for many years, would
you rather not to have a new excitement for your whole
family to their visuals and moods? A new painting of colour
will do the trick. Furthermore, many years of sunshine and
touching, those painting on your walls will start to look
dirty, rundown or even dull looking so a new coating of
paint is necessary.
2) Wall cracking or paint starting to peel and flakes? This
is also an indication that you need to do a new colour
painting. The reasons that may cause this phenomenon are,
firstly, there will be moisture around your whole house
either from your normal day to day cooking, mopping of floor
etc. Secondly, sunlight will sure contribute to this
phenomenon, as direct exposure will make your paint to peel
3) Always remember to take note of the different category of
paint painted in each of your room. Oil based paint are not
very encourage to use on the bathroom ceilings. Why is it
so? Moisture formed during your showers will trapped on
those ceiling and will formed condensation and water
droplets will start to leave watermarks and droplet lines.
Thus, a good professional painter will advise you to use a
4) The main important point will be if you are planning to
sell your HDB unit after a few years of staying, the
evaluation of your unit will determine your unit’s value.
Normally, a new paint in your house will bring up your
evaluation and had your unit’s value to be re-evaluated.
To conclude, having your HDB unit painted is not easy.
Painting can be fun when is done with your loves one.
However, do not forget all those tedious after cleaning work
and preparations. Since, you managed to get your dream
house, why not consider in engaging a professional painter
to assist you out. Furthermore, buying paints are not as
cheap; a professional painter would be able to get
relatively low rates as they had their regular paint
suppliers to supply them.