We recently wrote about a horrible renovation in Singapore, and it was clear it struck a chord with many of you.
It must be a case of extreme puzzlement for some – in a country where everything is by the book and oh-so-prim and proper, why is it that our renovation/ID industry is seemingly such a sham?
Every week, you hear of customers getting scammed or news of an increase in complaints against renovation contractors (up almost 50% in 2021).
It always seems that customers are in the dark, perhaps due to a lack of due diligence, or maybe just a serious misunderstanding of how the industry actually works.
As such, today I’ll be attempting to uncover just how the renovation industry in Singapore is structured, and maybe from here, you’d be able to have a better idea and ask the right questions when it comes to picking your ID.
First, for the sake of those new to this – here’s an explanation.