At this point I am still unpacking. Perhaps this arduous task will be completed by end of November. In the meantime, here's the breakdown spent on the house: Renovation: $38,495 (most major works like re-tiling for the whole house (except for the bedrooms), toilets, carpentry and painting) Aircon: $3087 (Mitsubishi StarMex) Bathroom and kitchen essentials: $3390 Electrical: $3005 Fans and lighting: $2521 Furnishings: $4600 (two wardrobes, dining table, six dining chairs, cabinet) Mover: $545 Others: $500 Grand total: $56,143 I am ending updating this blog. Thank you everyone - those who had given advise and comments and even those who dropped by. For a full transformation pictures, you may click on the quote below. A house is made of walls and beams; a home is built withlove and dreams.