Archive for April 8, 2014
Did you know that the first modern flush toilet was installed at Richmond Palace circa 1600? However, Queen Elizabeth I refused to use it because it was too noisy. Most bathrooms now come equipped with several fixtures, such as toilets and bathtubs. There are many forms of these fixtures available, and they all help make the bathroom experience more rewarding.
1. Toilet. There are several types of modern toilets to choose from, such as pressure assisted toilets that are made in the USA. Pressure assisted toilets use less water than traditional gravity toilets, which means families that use them can save between $50-$100 per year on their water bill. In fact, before the 1950s, toilets used approximately seven gallons of water each time they were flushed. Today, however, toilets only use about 1.