Staying cool in Singapore: Breezy open-concept Bedok home

Homeowners Jean Tan, 50, and Jonathan Ng, 52, opted for an open-concept home layout with no partition walls between the rooms in their intermediate terrace house in Bedok. They have 16 ceiling fans installed in their house.
Homeowners Jean Tan, 50, and Jonathan Ng, 52, opted for an open-concept home layout with no partition walls between the rooms in their intermediate terrace house in Bedok. They have 16 ceiling fans installed in their house.PHOTO: DE STYLE INTERIOR
Homeowners Jean Tan, 50, and Jonathan Ng, 52, opted for an open-concept home layout with no partition walls between the rooms in their intermediate terrace house in Bedok. They have 16 ceiling fans installed in their house.
Homeowners Jean Tan, 50, and Jonathan Ng, 52, opted for an open-concept home layout with no partition walls between the rooms in their intermediate terrace house in Bedok. They have 16 ceiling fans installed in their house.PHOTO: DE STYLE INTERIOR
Homeowners Jean Tan, 50, and Jonathan Ng, 52, opted for an open-concept home layout with no partition walls between the rooms in their intermediate terrace house in Bedok. They have 16 ceiling fans installed in their house.
Homeowners Jean Tan, 50, and Jonathan Ng, 52, opted for an open-concept home layout with no partition walls between the rooms in their intermediate terrace house in Bedok. They have 16 ceiling fans installed in their house.PHOTO: DE STYLE INTERIOR
Homeowners Jean Tan, 50, and Jonathan Ng, 52, opted for an open-concept home layout with no partition walls between the rooms in their intermediate terrace house in Bedok. They have 16 ceiling fans installed in their house.
Homeowners Jean Tan, 50, and Jonathan Ng, 52, opted for an open-concept home layout with no partition walls between the rooms in their intermediate terrace house in Bedok. They have 16 ceiling fans installed in their house.PHOTO: DE STYLE INTERIOR

SINGAPORE - In the home of Madam Jean Tan, 50, and Mr Jonathan Ng, 52, the ratio of fans to bedrooms is about 5:1.

It might seem rather extreme to have 16 fans in one home but for the couple who live in a three-storey, three-bedroom house in Bedok, it is just the right number.

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