Building & Renovating

Building 101: 10 Best Water Closets (Part 1)

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Looking for the best water closet for your bathroom? No need to worry and let RL’s picks guide you. Watch out for five more options tomorrow!

Picks by Katherine Lopez. Photographed by Dairy Darilag.

HCG/ WC C4600 New Alps 1pc Toilet

Equipped with motion sensor, this bowl automatically opens and closes its lid and toilet seat. It also has deodorizer, wash, and dryer functions and adjustment for seat and water temperatures.

P22,999, Wilcon Depot

Pozzi/ WC PTT-14524 Sumava 2pc Water Closet

Just press the left button to use three liters of water when flushing liquid wastes, and the right button to use 4 liters for solid wastes. This saves 30 to 50 percent water compared with conventional water closets. 

P6,500, Wilcon Depot

Pozzi Ebro One-Piece Toilet

With its soft- close mechanism, closing the lid of this toilet bowl won’t be a “scandalous” chore.  

P8,168, Wilcon Depot

Kohler Numi

Motion- activated toilet seat and cover, a self- cleaning bidet with different wash settings, dryer, deodorizer, seat and feet warmer, lights and even your favourite music or radio station – all controlled using a touch- screen remote control. What could possibly top that?

Price available upon request, Wilcon Depot

Kohler Purist Hatbox

This slim, uniquely shaped water closet fits well in minimalist bathrooms. It has an ergonomically shaped toilet seat and a flush system that activates with just a soft press of the button.

Price available upon request, Wilcon Depot

*Prices are subject to change. 

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