A Modern Makeover for a 36 sqm Tiny Home in Naga City

It only took two months to renovate the property!

This newly renovated home may not have a lot of square footage, but it sure will catch your attention. Found inside a compound in Naga City, Bicol, the 36 sqm house features a unique and modern façade. "For this renovation project, we went for a combination of tropical, contemporary, and industrial design because the owner couldn't decide on one specific style," architect Chenlee Menes tells Real Living. "Mixing these three different design styles and figuring out how to harmonize the textures was a fun experience. Eventually, the project turned out to be something unique. The owners really loved it!" 

Check out the full tour of this home: 


The Complete Renovation of a Bare Condo Unit

An Eight-Day Makeover for a Bare Concrete House

The single-storey home is already a decade-old, and according to Chenlee, it was abandoned for about a year before the owners decided to renovate the old place. 



Check out how it looked like prior to the makeover: 


"It took us two months to complete the entire renovation," shares Chenlee. "The COVID-19 quarantine measures hindered us from going full swing with the construction." 

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Entering the newly renovated home feels like checking in at a hotel suite.

To keep the small space from looking cramped, he opted for an open floor plan for the kitchen, dining, and living area. 

See more of the modern tiny home below: 


The wood ceiling added warmth and a tropical feel to the compact space.


The Complete Renovation of a Bare Condo Unit

An Eight-Day Makeover for a Bare Concrete House

Take a look at the spacious bathroom!

For inquiries, contact architect Chenlee Menes at (0917)503-3104 or (0999)998-0747. You can also email him at [email protected] 

Have you recently spruced up your room or renovated your home? We'd definitely love to see the result! Send clear photos (with your full name, city address, and accompanying kuwento) to [email protected], and we may just feature your DIY project! 

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