Building & Renovating

4 Chic Tiles that Can Liven Up the Home

Prep your space just in time for the New Year

Original Article: Paula de Guzman Photography: Paolo Feliciano (Main Photo), Kurt Alvarez and Dairy Darilag (Article Photos)

November is quite a busy month for all of us! Aside from dealing with daily chores and errands, most of us are already preparing for holiday festivities and doing some serious shopping for presents and the like.

However, we shouldn't forget to work on simple home improvement projects, too! Since you might be expecting guests and relatives during the holidays, you need to make sure that the house is welcoming and relaxing. You may want to update the look of your home with new tiles! Here are four noteworthy picks worth considering:

Since a New Year is coming, you may want to try something new. Tired of the usual square cut tiles? Try something different! A geometrical piece can give your bathroom a unique and unexpected touch.

Ceramic Tiles, P225, All Home.

Happy colors can turn a bare floor into a masterpiece. If you’re going for an eclectic style at home, these Malaga cement tiles can do the job!

Malaga Cement Tile, price available upon request, Malaga Tiles.

Got plain walls at home? Gold, red, black and metallic touches provide a rich contrast to monochrome walls.

Picasso Mosaic Tile, P232, CW Ortigas Home Depot.

If you think that wooden tiles are quite difficult to maintain, you may opt for ceramic tiles. These pieces from CW Home Depot can add a warm and rustic touch to your space.

Ceramic Tile, P158, CW Home Depot.

This snippet originally appeared on the May 2015 issue of Real Living Magazine. Minor edits have been made by the editors. Want to know more about the stores mentioned in this story? Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App. Log on to for more details.

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