Modern points of sale of sanitary fixtures surprise with a variety of products offering various parameters and purpose. They are made in numerous colors and shapes based on different materials. But models for the smallest stand out among them. You should responsibly approach the choice of a children's toilet.
On sale are models of children's toilets that have a tank. Such models are considered the best option, since the child will feel like an adult due to a full-fledged technical device for hygiene procedures. Parents will show the baby their concern, which will positively affect the emotional state of the child. But the process of mounting this product is complicated by the need for additional space for its installation.
We will have to calculate the area for an adult and a children's toilet with an eye to ensure that the child can easily use it.
Such a technique, in addition to positive qualities, also has negative aspects. Parents increasingly install it because they are guided by the benefits.
- Toddlers can operate adult toilets from childhood, but comfort will be very doubtful, because they will have to use various auxiliary devices in the form of overhead seats or footrests. Children do not really like such difficulties, and this complicates the process of going to the toilet, develops some mental problems. And special plumbing is able to offer compliance with the growth and weight of the child, which ensures ease of use.
- Such a technical device will positively affect the psyche of the child. He will be happy to deal with all hygiene procedures: brushing his teeth, bathing, because he will be aware of his special situation and the care of adults.
- Aware of the possession of an important subject, the child eagerly perceives learning from the parents. He will be happy to clean the children's toilet, because he knows that no one else uses it. From childhood, the kid will learn to observe cleanliness and how to maintain it.
- Safety is considered an equally important factor in favor of acquiring a children's toilet. The fact is that the children's body does not have the necessary dimensions for using adult plumbing equipment and can be injured. Often children fail and find themselves locked in the opening of an adult toilet.
There are also negative points.
- Such devices are quite expensive. Given that not everyone has the opportunity to spend large sums - this becomes a problem.
- The bathroom may not have enough space to install this device. In most apartments, even the toilet for adults is not very comfortable, because there is not enough space.
- Children grow quickly, and a plumbing tool with a barrel will soon be unnecessary. Will have to deal with the process of dismantling it.
- The installation process is also complicated, as is the case with the adult counterpart. You will have to make the correct connection to the source of water and the sewer outlet.
Criterias of choice
If the decision is made in favor of acquiring a children's toilet, then it is necessary to approach it carefully and very seriously.
In order not to be mistaken, one should rely on some criteria.
- the comfort of using a children's toilet is put first. It is necessary to focus on the dimensions of the child or several children, if the family has not one baby;
- very important is the attractive design of the children's toilet, which is expressed in a unique shape and color. The child should like the appearance of this device, as this guarantees the desire to use it. If the baby will like everything, then he will be more willing to clean his personal plumbing fixture;
- it is necessary to reasonably approach the choice of sizes of a children's toilet. You should take into account the growth of the child, and purchase a device with an eye on operation for several years;
- It is recommended that the baby's attention to the plumbing device be maintained using its design. It is necessary to find out from the baby what he likes, for example, which cartoon character. This will add value to the equipment;
- it is worth paying attention to the materials of the manufacture of the device. They should be classified as environmentally friendly. It is important that contact with the children's toilet does not cause various allergic rashes;
- comfort does not mean that a children's toilet should be functionally different from an adult. Any child will be pleased if everything is done identical to what he sees with dad or mom.
Manufacturers of quality compact toilet bowls are Rosa and Colombo. Their products are quite cheap and at the same time quite high quality. A variety of attached urinals are made according to GOST, and also look attractive in an ensemble with sinks. There are several popular models.
- "Kid". This toilet is equipped with a solid shelf. The product has a dish-shaped shape and an oblique outlet. It comes complete with a tank of the required height, everything is selected individually. It can have both side and bottom eyeliner. This compact toilet has small dimensions and is well suited for kindergartens or installation in a private house, apartment. It is installed directly on the floor.
- "Frog". For the manufacture of this toilet bowl for children, Oskol ceramics are most often used. The product is equipped with a horizontal outlet and has a dual-mode drain tank. The "frog" is equipped with a child-friendly seat-cover, as well as a micro-lift system.
If the process of using sliders ends, then it's time for the toilet. It is necessary to think over what bright elements can be applied to interest the child. For this purpose, you can use any solutions that the baby will definitely like. All children are different. In order to painlessly accustom them to the use of a children's toilet, it is necessary to find a point of contact with the children's psyche. It is necessary to find out what needs to be done to aggravate the desire to use a children's toilet. For example, plumbing of this type can be decorated by sticking on unique applications created with the baby. Bright covers are considered a good option. You can hang a fun toy somewhere nearby. Children like the unusual toilet paper dispenser, as this process turns into an exciting game.
It is best to immediately rely on the opinions of children when choosing a toilet for them. This will make it clear whether the child likes the device or not. If the baby shows enthusiasm for this plumbing equipment, then this will ensure its high-quality use for a long time. If the baby doesn’t like the purchased device, you can wait for various capable expressions of his rejection, up to complete ignoring. A disgruntled child can defiantly use an adult toilet to demonstrate his protest against a device selected without taking his opinion into account.
If you plan to use an additional element for a long time, you should pay attention to the possibility of using different types of toilets. This is due to the fact that over time you will have to install another children's toilet or change the cover-seat.
Due to this, a pleasant accessory can be used throughout childhood.
The installation process for a children's toilet consists of complete identity with an adult. It is important to install everything correctly and fully connect to all necessary communications. It is such a device that will be especially valuable to the child.
In this case, you will have to perform the usual installation process of a plumbing tool with all the difficulties arising from this.
- It is necessary to prepare the basis for installing a children's toilet. The device must be securely fixed to the floor so that the child does not knock it over during use. Access to communications should be facilitated, so the plumbing fixture must be located near the outlet to the sewer and the water source.
- If there is a need for an additional substrate, then it must be placed under the toilet. It is designed to strengthen the foundation, creating additional stability and reliability.
- Make sure that the children's toilet is installed at a sufficient distance from the adult.
- The process of mounting and fixing the child's toilet can be carried out on the basis of the use of glue, dowels, anchors or cement mortar.
- In the process of connecting such plumbing to the sewer outlet and the source of water supply, it is necessary to pay increased attention to the tightness of all connections. Even with the fact that this is a baby device, everything should work correctly without the possibility of leakage.
- Before starting full operation, it is necessary to test the device for defects. If all is well, then you can transfer the device under the control of the child. But this does not mean that it is no longer necessary to control his condition.
Many parents have already appreciated all the positive aspects of using a children's toilet , so this device has become a sought-after product in the market of sanitary products. The process of mounting it is considered to be identical to an adult toilet, which can be done by an experienced master and will not take much time and effort. And the cost of buying a children's toilet and its installation will pay off with positive aspects that affect the development of the child. In addition, the gratitude of the child will be very pleasant for any parent, which speaks in favor of acquiring such a useful plumbing device.
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