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Renovate Your Home On A Budget With These Affordable Materials

Renovate Your Home On A Budget With These Affordable Materials

These brands prove that great design doesn’t always come with big budgets. 

Renovating a new home can get expensive very quickly, especially if you’re looking to give your living space a complete transformation. But with the right materials, you can achieve a fresh new look for your home without breaking the bank. Check out these cost-savvy options that deliver top-notch quality at an affordable price!

1. Dulux

A good paint job makes all the difference when it comes to any home remodel project. Not only does it inject colour and life into your space, it also helps to protect your walls and give it a long-lasting appeal. Thus, it’s important to find a trusted interior painting service that can do a professional job.

Dulux Paint Colour of the year 2022Product merchant: Dulux

Your home will be in great hands with Dulux, which prides itself on providing an extensive range of products that enhances your living space, complete with added services for a truly personalised experience. From bright shades to understated hues, you can bring your aesthetic vision to life with its selection of premium colour choices. 

Can’t decide on a colour to paint? Give the Dulux Colour Play Testers a whirl, which allows you to personally handpick your preferred colours and get them delivered to your doorstep so you can try it out on your own walls. Once you’ve decided on a colour, you can pick up a tub at the nearest Dulux store for some DIY fun, or simply leave it to painting folks to get the job done if you’re not one to get hands-on. Dulux has a team of experienced painters whom you can trust to deliver expertly with zero fuss.

Another great feature about Dulux is that it does more than just adding colour to your walls. It also offers a host of practical features that benefit your lifestyle, such as the Wash & Wear series that comes equipped with antiviral and antibacterial properties to keep germs away. On top of that, it’s low odour, low VOC and stain-repellent. What else are you waiting for – it’s time to give your home a long-awaited paint makeover!

2. LG Hausys HI-MACS

Choosing the perfect countertop material is essential in creating a beautiful yet functional kitchen. Look no further than the LG Hausys HI-MACS collection – a full line of acrylic solid surface ideal for a wide range of applications, including kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities and even furniture.

LG HI-MACS Kitchen CountertopProduct merchant: LG Hausys HI-MACS

Unlike conventional materials, HI-MACS is constructed with a composition of acrylic, minerals and natural pigments to result in a smooth, non-porous and visually seamless surface using an ultra-modern manufacturing process. It’s highly durable and can stand up to everyday wear and tear with ease, all while being easy to clean and maintain even in the long run. It also makes for a hygienic worktop thanks to its antibacterial capabilities, which means it’s safe for direct food contact too.

Not only does it meet the highest standards for quality, HI-MACS also provides consumers with a 15 year warranty, which is one of the longest warranty you can get in the solid surface market. While it isn’t exactly the most affordable option, it offers excellent value for money due to its durability, longevity and beauty.

3. KIM Korea LVT

Luxury vinyl tiles at a fraction of the price? Consider us floored! Made 100% in South Korea, KIM Korea LVT prides itself on its exquisite range of luxury vinyl tiles that are designed to look like hardwood and built to last for a lifetime. 

Kim Korea LVT Vinyl FlooringProduct merchant: KIM Korea LVT

Known for its unparalleled durability and exceptional performance, KIM Korea LVT flooring comes with a reinforced thick wear layer that provides superior resistance against scuffs and scratches. This means it’s fully capable of holding up against heavy foot traffic in even the busiest households, all while preventing damage from your daily wear and tear so you don’t have to worry about ever replacing it. What’s more, it’s constructed with non-toxic material which makes it safe for children and pets.


To top it off, all KIM Korea LVT products are backed up with a 20-year warranty so you can rest assured that you’re covered. If you’re looking for a gorgeous and long-lasting flooring option that will add value to your home, KIM Korea LVT is a great investment.

4. Arova

There are plenty of reasons to choose laminates for your interior surfaces: it’s quick and simple to install, durable enough to withstand everyday use, and incredibly inexpensive to boot. One such brand that ticks all the boxes is Arova, which quickly grew to become one of the household names in Singapore.

Arova LaminatesProduct merchant: Arova

With over 500 unique laminate designs to choose from, Arova specialises in high-pressure laminates that are specially manufactured in South Korea. The beauty of Arova laminates is that it’s suitable for both horizontal and vertical applications – think feature walls, wardrobes, cabinets etc. It can also be applied onto curved surfaces to create endless design possibilities, all thanks to the flexibility of the post-form grade HPLs.

5. END Curtain

Window treatments like blinds and curtains provide the final finishing touch that every home needs. Compared with other window furnishings, roller blinds and curtains make for a more budget-friendly solution without compromising on aesthetics, depending on the fabric selection.

END CurtainProduct merchant: END Curtain

From smart curtains to outdoor blinds, END Curtain carries a well-stocked assortment of high-quality materials to elevate your style to the next level. We especially love the Roller Blinds series, which is available in dim-out, perforated and blackout materials to match your specific privacy needs. For a more versatile alternative, they also offer a range of day and night curtains to block out sunlight while accenting the space for a stylish, cosy appeal. 

While the brand has no showroom, those who are interested in END Curtain can explore its selection by requesting for samples through Materially!

Save more on your reno with Materially! 

The process of renovation can be a costly and time-consuming affair, but it doesn’t have to be! Start planning for your next remodel with Materially, where we provide you with greater savings by working directly with brands like Arova, Dulux and End Curtain to cut out any intermediate costs. Not sure how to get started? Leave it to our Materially Guide to help you out – we will get back to you with recommendations on brands and materials that are best suited to your needs. Don’t hesitate to reach out to us for advice!

Materially Free Material Samples

That’s not all! You can also order FREE material samples from us and get them delivered to your doorstep, and enjoy other exclusive perks from our material partners when you make an appointment with us. Be sure to bring down your Materially samples and quote “Materially” during your visit to redeem these promotions! Find out more at the link here.

Psst… we also have an upcoming Materially Fair happening on 12 March where we’ve picked out a curated selection of reputable brands just for you. Here, homeowners have the chance to compare prices and find the best deals that will help you save more on your reno dollars. Plus, you can also receive advice and tips from professionals, and get first dibs on special promotions available only on the day itself (bargain hunters, rejoice!).

More info will be released soon – stay tuned to our socials for deets!

Learn more about renovation materials from various brands at the Materially Fair

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