Building & Renovating

Hard to Find Materials for the Home and Where to Buy Them

While the thrill of the hunt can be exhilarating, you may want to save on cash with the help of this list

Photography: Vincent Coscolluela and @leviconstruction on Instagram (Main Photos)

If you’ve been browsing online sites and pinning pegs for your home, we’re sure you’ve stumbled upon lovely photos highlighting materials that serve as a focal point. Those who are drawn to the country style may have spotted an exquisite farmhouse sink, a few who are into rustic-industrial themes may want to explore the possibility of having beveled subway tiles, and there are some who are simply looking for topnotch fixtures that would complete an area at home.

Armed with pegs and filled with excitement, how many times have you walked into a store only to discover that they do not have the materials you’re looking for? It doesn’t help as well if your Sherlock-like online searching skills are failing you. No need to worry, all hope is not lost! We asked interior designer Vera Villarosa-Orila for a list of hard to find home items and where to find each. Scroll down below and start preparing your shopping list:


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