Building & Renovating

Building 101: 10 Best Water Closets (Part 2)

Get to know these bathroom stars


Here’s the second part of our story on the best water closets. Have you decided on which piece to get for your space?

Picks by Katherine Lopez. Photographed by Dairy Darilag.

Read the original article in the March 2014 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App now! Log on to for more details.  

American Standard EuroZen Integrated Shower Toilet

American Standard’s EuroZen toilets – designed by Italian designer Franco Bertoli – boasts a lot of features including cleansing functions, warm dryer, anti- bacterial nozzle, and cover, and deodorizer. It isn’t called Integrated Shower Toilet for no reason. 

Price available upon request, Wilcon Depot

Duravit Starck 1 Close-coupled Water Closet

With the Starck 1 series, superstar designer Philippe Starck has interpreted hygiene and wellness through bathroom fittings designed for Duravit. This toilet is shaped like a bucket, injecting a bit of designer flair to your bathroom.

Price available upon request, Kuysen

Duravit Vero Close- coupled Water Closet

The rectangular shaped of Duravit’s Vero series spells modern, minimalist, and super- sleek – great for compact bathrooms in condos and townhouses. 

Price available upon request, Kuysen 

Duravit Close- coupled Toilet

Internationally renowned architect and designer Sergei Tchoban designed this water closet, which looks like an old- fashioned chair and harks back to decades of yore. It’s a perfect piece that adds warmth to your loo. 

Price available upon request, Kuysen

Kohler/ WC-Presquille Wall- Hung

With the Grohe Whisper Technology, you don’t have to worry about waking up the whole household when you use the loo in the middle of the night. Plus, the Rapid SL installation system lets you install your wall- hung water closet without any glitch.

P20,076 (water closet only), Wilcon Depot

 *Prices are subject to change.

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