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Eclectic Zen Style for the Living Area and Lanai for P40,000

Design consultants Issa Villar-Ching, Holtz Abbu, and Paul Santamaria changed this family's shared spaces

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Original Article: Tisha Alvarez Angluben Photography: Jun Pinzon Styling: Issa Villar Ching Design Consultant: Holtz Abbu and Paul Santamaria

Homeowner Elizabeth Palacios noticed that her two children would rather stay at their grandparents' house than their own home. She soon realized that it was probably because their living area and lanai needed to be improved! For one, the living area seemed too plain and drab. It was also furnished with dated bamboo furniture pieces. The dusty lanai connected to the living area was also neglected and it became a place for storing things that they no longer used.

To improve the living area and lanai, design consultant Issa Villar-Ching and landscape consultants Holtz Abbu and Paul Santamaria rose to the challenge. If you would also like a home makeover, here are 7 practical ideas to consider:

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