Be smart about staying cool at home without the aircon running 24/7. One way to do this is by using light colours and having a clean uncluttered space such as the homes in 3 simple and stylish homes with light colours and wood tones.

Design: EHKA Studio

Getting an air-conditioner? Find out what you need to know here: 5 aircon terms to know before purchasing one

Daikin air conditioner
Photo: Daikin

If a ceiling fan's good enough for you, read this before you go ahopping for one – 7 ceiling fan terms to know before going shopping!

Image: Acorn 

How many blades should your new fan have? The answer is in Fan blades- the more the better?

Finally, keep cool with relaxing showers. How about a rainshower? Read Want a rainshower? Check your water pressure first!

rain shower, bathroom
Design: Geoffrey Law Design