Home Improvement

Building 101: Create a Modern and Elegant Bathroom

Clean, sleek, and luxurious fittings for a timeless bathroom


You can create a classy and timeless bathroom with fittings that are clean, sleek, and luxurious. Invest in warm lighting for a hotel-like ambiance, and go for a polished look with ceramic glazed tiles in various patterns.

Picks by Tala Singson. Photographed by Vincent Coscolluela (anchor photo) and Jun Pinzon (products).

Read the original article (“T&B Trends") in the RL Notebook of the March 2013 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App now! Log on to summitnewsstand.com.ph/real-living for more details.

The Modern Elegant Bathroom

Choose mosaic tiles in dark colors to instantly create a mysterious, sophisticated feel.

Toto Single Lever Lavatory Faucet TS240A

P9,790, MC Home Depot

HCG U2 Queen CS353H Close-coupled Water Closet

P11,450, MC Home Depot

XH Shower Head X299

P700, Homestore

Table Top Basin and Basin Mixer

TR049 Table Top Basin with Faucet Hole, P4,500, Homestore

Golo Basin Mixer Pleated Handle A8855117CP, P3,000, Homestore

HCG F8970 La Peral 1.7m Bathtub

P90,000, MC Home Depot

For the tiles:

Picasso Mosaic #L482-5, P160/piece, Wilcon Depot

Picasso Stone Mosaic DG2, P130/piece, Wilcon Depot

Picasso Romantic RK4803 Meteor Negro, P160/piece, Wilcon Depot

Vetro Nero, price available upon request, Mozzaico

Alecto Carrara Matt, price available upon request, Mozzaico

Picasso Mosaic R-33332 Dark Green, P160/piece, Wilcon Depot

*Prices are subject to change. 

To view a list of stores and suppliers, click here. 


Latest Stories

The Multitasking Kitchen Appliance You Need at Home

With this on your countertop, you can accomplish tons of tasks in a breeze

We’ve Discovered 5 New Stores for Your Plant Needs

Tap the Instagram icon on your phone and give these shops a follow

There’s More To This Mysterious Island Than The Moriones Festival

Many visit Marinduque for its famous Holy Week festival, but the MIMAROPA island is a treasure trove of heritage homes, artistry, and delicious food.

8 Cultural Spots in Negros You Can Visit This Summer

This Southern region holds many (sweet!) surprises such as a bakery in a centuries-old building and an art gallery in an ancestral house

Get Fresh, Tropical-Filipino Inspiration From This Store

These pieces will remind you of nostalgic summers in your lolo and lola's home

5 Ways To Redecorate Your Home Without Shopping

For starters, you can try these pro-approved tips

Avoid A High Electricity Bill This Summer While Keeping Your Home Cool

You don't need to leave the AC unit turned on 24/7

How I Moved Out of the Family Home and Survived Living Alone

A young photojournalist shares the triumphs and struggles of living independently

This House in Pasig Has Been Under Renovation For Years

Architect Pierre Briones transformed a dated property into a stunning home filled with wooden touches, designer pieces, and handpicked accessories

This TV Show Does Home Makeovers In 15 Hours

And some of the decorators (and one judge!) are Pinoy. Check out this amazing makeover show.

This Museum In a Bahay Na Bato Is a Lesson In Pinoy History

In photos: The Destileria Limtuaco Museum in Intramuros will delight your mind and eye, not only your tastebuds

This Elevated Walkway In Ortigas Makes Pasig A More Walkable City

The walkway is one of a series of new pedestrian areas rising in Ortigas Center
Load More Stories

Get inspiring design ideas and handy hints.
Subscribe to our newsletter now!