Toilets can be purchased in one-piece or separate piece assembly: tank, seat and bowl.
Toilet bowls are available in two basic shapes-round and elongated:
Other features to look for when choosing a bowl are:
Almost all toilets have a similar tank capacity. In most regions, toilet manufacturers are mandated to make toilets that use no more than 1.6 gallons of water per flush. When choosing a tank, you will need to consider valve size and flush lever positioning, as well as the nature of the flushing system:
Two standard flushing systems are available: the pressure-assisted system and the gravity-flush system:
Most toilets come in separate pieces and don't include the seat. Choose a seat that complements the colour of the toilet and the decor of your bathroom.
Think about the following items when choosing your seat:
Other sanitary devices are available to equip your bathroom: