This QC Family Turned an Old Shed Into a Dreamy Hangout Spot for P200K

They transformed an old bodega into a rentable area.

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PHOTOs Courtesy of Valeo Tiny House

(SPOT.ph) All space is prime real estate in the city. The tiniest nook and cranny could be transformed into something of better use; take the way one family in Quezon City turned an old and crumbling bodega on their property into an aesthetic spot complete with a roof-deck and a cozy-looking bedroom. And yup, the space can be rented out! Which means they've got potential ROI on the P200k they shelled out. Talk about repurposing. 

Also read: This Couple Made Their Tiny-House Dream Come True in Batangas

Check out how this family turned an old bodega into a tiny home:

The Lucas couple had long had a pretty unsightly structure at the corner of their lot in Quezon City. They used the building mainly as a bodega and were already thinking of tearing it down to give their children more space to run around. That is, until tiny-house tours on YouTube gave them an even better idea: their own tiny-house-esque hangout spot. "It used to just be a space, a bare, hollow-block bodega," photographer Jay Jay Lucas tells the OG Channel in a video-tour of the space.

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Jay Jay and his wife Feliz then set about transforming the small structure into a functional and comfortable space. They ended up spending around P200,000, mostly for labor and to fix the flooring, on what is now dubbed the Valeo Tiny House.

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The former bodega now houses a cozy and minimalist with a bed, living area, mini kitchen, and a bathroom. Plus, we can't not mention the breezy rooftop space!

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Apart from using materials they already had on hand, "[The rest] of the furniture are really recycled materials from the space in my dad's place
or mga surplus shops. Even this couch. It looks so chic, but we only
bought it from a surplus store for only P12,000. Genuine leather siya," says Feliz.

The family is now renting out the tiny house for shoots; it is located inside the Balara Content Studio by Chestknots.

You can check out this bodega became a cozy tiny house in QC via the OG Channel video exclusive:

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