In my context,
Good value for money = fair price + good quality
Fair value for money = high price + high quality OR fair price + fair quality OR cheap price + cheap quality
Poor value for money = fair price + poor quality OR high price + fair quality
In short, you pay for what you get.
After some investigation, we would like to share our 2 cents worth with all the readers.
|HDB renovation 2009- Ceiling Light before installation|
1. Look for thick plastic
|HDB renovation 2009- Ceiling Light, thicker plastic is better|
2. Look for Metal hinges (plastic ones will crack after 2 years when you try to remove cover for bulb changing)
|HDB renovation 2009- Ceiling Light- ask for metal hinges|
So the trick is to ask for 2 sets of LED with their independent Drivers. If 1 driver fails pre-maturely, the other set is running, so you will not experience a total blackout.
This is of course on top of the warranty!
|HDB renovation 2009- In 1 Ceiling light fixture, 2 independent sets of LED (Small squares arranged in a circular fashion) and drivers (the white boxes)|
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