Are soft toilet seats unsanitary?

Answer Soft toilet seats are not made out of an absorbent material. Usually, these kinds of seats are made from a wooden frame and foam, which are then upholstered in vinyl. As long as they are cleaned re... Read More »

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Why are public toilet seats "U" shaped and toilet seats in private homes are a closed ring shaped?

The "U" shape is used in public places for the safety fof the health inspector. This way he won't choke if the lid slams down while he is drinking.

Home toilet seats are a solid loop, but public seats have a gap?

Most males/people don't want to touch a public toilet seat to lift it, and will just go ahead and pee. The gap is there so that even if people don't lift it, there's a lower chance of pee touching ... Read More »

Why do public toilet seats have the cut out in the front where residential seats do not?

The bit about the boys was the correct answer in a way. The federal government mandated it many years ago for just that reason. Since it was easier to make just one standard seat they got installed... Read More »

How To Fit Toilet Seats?

You can fit a new toilet seat with a few simple tools. You'll need to install a new toilet seat when changing the décor of a bathroom, or if the current toilet seat is old or cracked. There is a w... Read More »