I’ve just been reading a little light literature, a bathroom study by Ideal Standard and thought I’d share a few fun facts with you! The more affluent you are the more toilet paper you use! IT’S now official, UK householders do not love their baths like they used to, only 36% of us will choose… Read more >>
Sobering Sanitary Fact
The UN has just completed a survey and has published these sobering facts. They have estimated that there are over 7 billion people in our world and that more people today have access to a mobile phone than to a toilet! 6 billion people have access to a mobile phone and only 4.5 billion of… Read more >>
Starck SensoWash versus toilet paper!
See for yourself in Ocean Bathrooms working designer bathrooms showroom in Bridport. Do you know that the most sought after grocery item we buy from supermarkets (apart from food) is toilet rolls? That goes for every one of us! A family of four each change a loo roll 100 times a year (that’s an awful… Read more >>
Macerators Provide Flexibility and Comfort Adding extra Value to Your Home
Using a Macerator means that a bathroom, kitchen or utility room can now be installed anywhere in the home regardless of where the waste pipe is situated. This effectively increases the comfort and value of the home with the minimum disruption and expense. Whether you have children and need an extra bathroom, would like an… Read more >>
Lifting the lid on the royal loo
I was tickled when I came across a tweet by Olympic judo champ Gemma Gibbons. She apparently popped off from an official ceremony to spend a penny and took a snap of the guest loos at Buckingham Palace. Thought I’d share the picture with you! All looks very cosy doesn’t it? Your own throne to… Read more >>
3 Top of the Pots!
1 .Turn heads and glances with the Hatbox. This revolutionary WC lifts the lid completely on an innovative new design. No cistern, all workings are in the base so it can be placed anywhere in the room. With electronic flush this loo is an elegant and abstract way of attracting a lot of attention in… Read more >>
Need to spend a penny?
I’ve lost count of the number of times that phrase has been said over the years. But I suppose it’s now redundant. After all it costs more than a penny to use a loo, sometimes more than 20p! Doesn’t have quite the same ring does it? Need to spend 20 penny’s? The first flushing loo… Read more >>
What’s in a name?
I’ve just read that Ringo Starr appeared on Japanese Television advertising apple sauce. Apparently his name means apple sauce in Japanese, Fancy that! Not sure that the name for this next wizard invention is the right one though. The Pan Fan!! No wondering what’s that all about hey? Experts say that the bathroom is an… Read more >>
Who’s pulling your chain?Bill Gates or Thomas Crapper
Do you realise that it is 416 years ago this year that Sir John Harrington, eccentric godson of Queen Elizabeth 1st invented his flushing toilet? The Queen was very impressed and had one installed in Richmond house. It was incredibly expensive and so deemed that it would never catch on! So expensive was the cost… Read more >>