The Shower Toilet Bidet

February 5, 2009 by  
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Toto Neorest 600 Shower Toilet BidetThe shower toilet is a combination of a toilet and a toilet seat bidet, all in one unit.  It was invented in 1957 by Hans Maurer of Switzerland.  He came up with the idea to combine the functionality of a bidet with a toilet, saving money and space as a result.  He called his invention the “Clos-o-Mat” which created an entirely new type of bidet, the shower toilet. Read more

The French Bidet

February 4, 2009 by  
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The French BidetMore prevalent than the classic bidet, the French bidet has the same basic structure with a jet of water that sprays out of the bottom of the bidet.  This convenience makes it much easier to clean the anus and genital areas without having to splash water to cleanse yourself. Read more

Standalone Bidet Types

February 2, 2009 by  
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Toto Neorest 600 Shower ToiletWhile we tend to mainly focus on one specific type of bidet (the toilet seat bidet, due to our location in the US), there are actually several types that serve completely different purposes than the others. Most people in the United States don’t have room in their bathroom to install a separate, dedicated bidet (not to mention the extremely high cost of doing so), so the toilet seat bidet or a shower toilet is usually the best option.  However, let’s take a look at some of the different types of dedicated bidets that are out there: Read more