Cement Screeding, done!

As per my last post, the cement screeding appointment was set for 4-6th Jan. Called the lady from the HDB Bedok Branch that I’ve been liaising with and she advised us to call Jason (HDB appointed contractor) to confirm our dates.
So, as suggested, we called Jason a day prior to confirm the screeding. He didn’t pick up so the next best thing was to just message him and hope for the best. Apparently, he doesn’t like to pick up calls. Sigh. ( This Jason is really a character. Headacheee and unneccessary stress ah with him!)

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Updates! – Cement Screeding appointment done!

A quick update!

So, we collected our keys on the 13th and submitted our cement screed application/appeal at the HDB – Bedok Branch.  (I told the nice lady in charge of our case to expedite our case, if possible, Coz’ wanna beat the CNY timeline haaah!) She gave disclaimer lor when we submitted it. The application might take 3-4 weeks! NOOOOOO…

And on Tuesday, 19th Dec, she called back and gave me the number of HDB’s appointed contractor for cement screeding. Didn’t want to jump for joy yet coz’ skali contractor say can only do in Feb then jialat. I’ve also heard of people who have had to wait 1-2 months to get an appointment! *gasps*

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So on the same day (which was also yesterday aahahaha), we went to our new house to check for defects. We wanted to get that outta the way so we can start our reno ASAP.  Remember ah, this defect checking is from my own experience ah. Some people may check it more thoroughly than others! 🙂

But first, before we went over to our house, me and Fausie stopped by HDB Bedok Branch to submit our application to appeal for cement screeding from HDB.

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So after 5(?!) long years of waiting, we finally collected our danggggg keys yay!

So me being me, I ig-storied every thing hahhaa and I have a few DMs on what we need to do on the day itself. Since I didn’t want to copy paste to reply everybody, I decided to just write everything down here. (Actually got a few blogs who wrote about this but since you all like my nonsensical writing style, i’ll do it ahahahhaha! 😛 ) This one from my experience horrr.

This is gonna be a long post coz’ im gonna be very detailed. 😀

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This post is gonna come in handy for the men. Sooo listen up boys! Actually, FOR ALL LAHHH CAN! Girls, can buy for your friends or mummies also. ❤

And sooo,yesterday, I came home to a super sweet surprise. I had balloons, flowers and a sweet looking box (nope, not the blue one haha!) waiting for me. For a wild second, I thought Fausie prepared all these for me, but waittt… he no like giving me flowers that man. So nope, not him. Heh.

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Seee .. so sweeet right?! SORRY LIGHTING SUCKS.

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JOSH & CHERIE, what lovely names.

As a pre-school educator, I always, always try my best to engage children in activities that doesn’t involve any form of technology. (Yesss, yesss, I am sometimes guilty of offering my iPad to my nephew. But hey, it’s choked full of educational games, I made sure of it. But yes it’s not right and I am minimising it alreaddddyyyy.. 😛 And that one, I’m being a doting auntie. Hee.)

Anyway, I don’t know about you but I grew up loving books. Of course, it helped greatly that we don’t have iPads and iPhones and all those fancy gadgets whilst growing up. But we did have Nitendo and Gamboy (non 90’s kids, please google.) but I preferred reading anyways so yea.  I remembered going to the library and burying my nose in my own world of fantasy for hours and hours. It was utter magic. 🙂

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