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How do I know if a bidet seat will fit my toilet?

How do I know if a bidet seat will fit my toilet?

In most cases, you will need 3 inches or 7.6cm for a Round toilet and 2 inches or 5cm for an Elongated toilet for a Bidet Toilet Seat to fit. This area should be flat and not have any curvature or sloping up. Most two-piece toilets will have 3 to 4 inches or 7.6cm to 10cm.

Can I install a round bidet seat on an elongated toilet?

Elongated bidet seats and round versions share the same rear end where all the internal components are stored. The only difference is found in the length of the actual seat and lid portion. This means that either size bidet seat will be able to mount on either size toilet.

Can you install a Japanese toilet seat in UK?

Japanese style shower toilets fit just like a regular wall hung toilet, meaning you may need to install to a partition wall or build a low false wall in front of any brick or masonry wall in your bathroom. You will also need an electrical installation, which will require the services of a qualified professional.

Do you need elongated toilet for bidet?

To determine the appropriate size, you will measure from the mounting holes to the front edge of the toilet bowl. If this distance measures 17 inches or fewer, you will need a round size bidet. If you have 17.5 inches or more, you’ll need to go with an elongated bidet.

Can you put a bidet seat on a one piece toilet?

While most toilet bidet attachments will work just fine with a one piece toilet, a one piece toilet with a french curve is another story. Most attachments lay flat across the back of the toilet bowl, so the french curve gets in the way.

What is a French curve toilet?

The Kohler Rialto is a low-boy style one piece toilet that has a “French curve” tank and a round bowl. The “French curve” describes the front of the water tank which has a concave design and slopes down into the bowl as pictured. While beautiful, the Kohler Rialto is very problematic for bidet seats.

How do you tell if your toilet is round or oval?

To know whether your toilet is round or elongated measure the length of the bowl from between the seat mounting holes to the front of the bowl. If you get around 18.5 inches then it is elongated. A round toilet bowl will have a length of about 16.5 inches.

Why are elongated toilets better?

Elongated bowls are also considered more ‘hygienic’ in that the larger surface area of the bowl makes is easier for men and children to use with less mess. The longer bowl size is also a requirement for ADA use, and the longer/wider bowl is generally easier to use for those with mobility issues.

Why are Japanese toilets so fancy?

Japanese toilets are marvels of technological innovation. They have integrated bidets, which squirt water to clean your private parts. They have dryers and heated seats. They use water efficiently, clean themselves and deodorize the air, so bathrooms actually smell good.

What’s so special about Japanese toilets?

A Japanese toilet or smart toilet, as it’s often referred to, is a toilet built with smart technology. Put simply, this means smart toilets can interact with their user via remote control access. With a press of the button, you can flush, spray and dry. As the name suggests, Japanese toilets originated in Japan.

What is the intelliseat electronic bidet seat?

Modernize your bathroom with the IntelliSeat Electronic Bidet Seat. A hidden sensor helps conserve energy by powering up the seat when it detects skin contact, and the eco-friendly instant-heating system delivers unlimited warm water.

What are the dimensions of the isb-200?

ISB-200 12 pounds 20 x 17 x 7 inches ISB-200 2 AA batteries required. (included) No White 1 Batteries Included? Yes Batteries Required? Yes Product Warranty: For warranty information about this product, please click here. [PDF ] Would you like to tell us about a lower price?

How to install a toilet with a shut off?

With the new water shut off, toilet and outlet installed, placing the new seat and hooking it up were almost trivial. Connect the water supply to existing lines, bolt the seat down, plug it in. That’s it! My wife is very please with the function.