Are there different types of toilet seats?

There are 2 main types of toilet seat: standard close and soft close. Let’s look at these in closer detail. A standard close toilet seat can be contemporary or traditional in style and can come in a variety of materials and finishes. They are easy to fit and can suit a wide variety of bathrooms.

What are the three types of toilet?

Toilet Types Explained
  • Dual-Flush Toilets. As the name suggests, they have two flush button options – a half flush and a full flush.
  • Double Cyclone Flush.
  • Pressure Assisted Toilets.
  • Gravity-Flush Toilet.
  • Composting Toilets.
  • Waterless “Dry Sanitation” Toilet.
  • Upflush Toilet.
  • Portable Toilets.

Do all toilet seats fit the same?

Can I use any toilet seat on any toilet? Any manufacturer’s seats will fit any toilet manufacturers bowls if they are standard round or standard elongated. If a manufacturer makes a bowl with different dimensions, then they must provide a special seat – this is known as a proprietary seat.

How many different sizes of toilet seats are there?

As we said, toilet seats come in two sizes: round and elongated.

How do I know my toilet seat size?