Need Advice on What to Look for When Selecting a Toilet?
If you think a toilet is just a toilet then look around. You will be amazed at all the options you have. Both in function and in style. Kohler has an awesome tankless Fountainhead™ toilet. This minimalist design is a great example of just how much toilet design has evolved. The Kohler Fountainhead™ also has great features like a night light and a heated seat. Of course toilets are the work horse of the bathroom so along with fashion and you will be confident about performance.
There have been a lot of advances in flushing technology so there are a few different types of systems out there. Bottom line, what you are looking for is a thorough dependable flush. Kohler has in depth information about all of its toilets. As we talk about innovations, water conversation is something really catching on with toilets. The Kohler Persuade™ dual flush toilet is a great way to save water. It has an eco-friendly flush option, for liquid only, which can save a household of 4 between 2,000 and 5,000 gallons of water per year over a standard toilet. There are lots of styles of water conserving toilets available such as the Kohler Escale™, Purist®, Hatbox®, and Saile™. See our website for all the options.
Once you have thought about performance you now want to think about comfort. That has a lot to do with the shape and size of the bowl. There are 3 bowl shapes: Round, Elongated, and Compact Elongated which is ideal for small spaces. Another convenient feature is what Kohler calls Comfort Height. Toilets with this feature are designed to be a little higher. About the seat height of a standard chair which makes sitting and standing for most people much easier.
Generally one piece toilets tend to look a little more streamlined and sleek while two piece toilets suit a more traditional style bathroom. When it comes to style you can find a toilet to fit any design you prefer from classic to contemporary. There are lots of color options now besides white and biscuit.