Behold the Internet's Favorite Bathroom

Remember a few months ago, when we talked about the bathroom supply company on a quest to find America's best restroom—a dubious honor—by polling the internet? Well, today they announced the winner, and somewhat ironically, it recreates nature around those who are answering calls of nature. » 11/19/14 10:00am 11/19/14 10:00am

This Sink-In-A-Box Tucks Away To Keep Your Bathroom Tidy

You know the old saying: the sink is the heart of the bathroom. But all too often that sink looks nasty, covered in toothpaste, and draped with a half-used container of floss. Here's a sink that can cleverly hide everything away when you're not spitting your mouthwash into it. » 4/04/14 4:20pm 4/04/14 4:20pm

AirPnP Connects Mardi Gras Partiers With Places to Pee

Today is Mardi Gras, and like any booze-fueled street celebration, that means tons of full-bladdered revelers seeking out a place to relieve themselves. Thankfully, technology's here to save New Orleans from becoming a literal Urinetown. Meet AirPnP, the web app that lets you do your business in the privacy of a… » 3/04/14 12:20pm 3/04/14 12:20pm

NYC's New Bathroom Clubs Will Let You Pay to Poop in Private

A new startup is betting that you can't find a suitable public restroom to relieve yourself—and that you'll pay top dollar for a cushy seat when the urge strikes. Posh Stow and Go is billing itself as New York's "first members-only day storage and bathroom facility," with memberships that allow you to pay-as-you-poo. » 2/20/14 12:00pm 2/20/14 12:00pm

This Space Age Bathroom Had Everything (Except Toilets)

The Sunday comic strip "Closer Than We Think" was launched in 1958 at the dawn of the Space Race. But the strip's mission wasn't just to show Americans what would soon be happening on the moon and beyond. No, the space age would touch every part of American life — from the fuel that would power your driverless car to… » 8/15/13 1:51pm 8/15/13 1:51pm

This Sleek Briefcase Hides an Easy To Clean Portable Pet Potty

In what will surely lead to some wacky mixups at the office, Modko's upcoming Shake looks like a stark white briefcase, though it's actually a portable place for your pet to potty. But before you get completely disgusted, it seems like the folks at Modko have thought this one out. » 5/10/13 2:59pm 5/10/13 2:59pm

These Beautiful Overflowing Baths Are Soak Sanctuaries

Guaranteed, your tub is nothing compared to the Oveflow Bathtubs. You might not be dirty, but after gazing at these new sunken whirlpools from Käsch, it's totally natural to want to spend the rest of your day soaking until your toes shrivel. » 3/18/13 2:40pm 3/18/13 2:40pm

A Crazy Garden Bathroom Classes Up Your Drunken Relief

This bucolic Japanese bathroom is a temporary installation at Tokyo's House Vision Expo. There should be no question as to whether you'd pee in it. As long as you don't defile the bushes, that would be the best bathroom experience of your life. » 3/06/13 12:00pm 3/06/13 12:00pm

Pull This Bathroom Mirror Out of the Wall Instead of Leaning Over the…

Perfectly solving a problem that most of probably didn't realize we had, a Polish company has created the Miior—a full-sized bathroom mirror that extends from the wall so you don't have to lean over the sink to get a closer look. » 2/25/13 2:40pm 2/25/13 2:40pm

Adorable Toilet Paper Tree Lets You Proudly Display Your Extra Rolls

Why hide your toilet paper stock in a cabinet that guests will just have to hunt through when they run out? This stylish laquered steel tree can be mounted to the wall near your loo where it will store up to 14 extra rolls in plain sight, without looking like an eyesore. » 2/11/13 12:00pm 2/11/13 12:00pm

At Least No One Can Hear What You're Doing In These Musical Rhythmic…

In an attempt to make the often overused and undermaintained portable toilets not the worst part of a music festival in Argentina, the organizers decided to make a bank of stalls one of the musical acts. » 2/08/13 9:09am 2/08/13 9:09am

Secretly We All Want This Toilet-Paper-Holding iPad Stand

We all use our smartphones and tablets in the bathroom, but there's an unwritten rule that you do it discreetly, and don't really brag about touching your device while touching your... well, you get the idea. So while on one hand it's easy to be disgusted by CTA Digital's toilet paper/iPad stand, on the other we're… » 2/06/13 10:42am 2/06/13 10:42am

Here's the New Most Amazing Hand Dryer in The World

OK, please, give this a chance before you close the tab—a hand dryer can be cool. The Dyson Airblade, that little wonderbox you stick your mitts inside to get a super-fast bathroom dry, just got a super upgrade. » 2/04/13 6:00pm 2/04/13 6:00pm

Space-Saving Gifts for People with Tiny Homes

The basic essentials for living under a roof with four adjacent walls are a constant. But it you live in a shoebox apartment, a dorm room, or a tiny studio, you have to make every little item count. Here are a handful of compact gifts that make a solid contribution to a happy home—and don't take up a whole lot of… » 11/22/12 2:00pm 11/22/12 2:00pm

What Happens When You Flush a Toilet on an Airplane?

Aircraft lavatories have come a long way since the early days of commercial air travel. Early flyers used slop buckets, and WWII pilots tossed piss-filled bottles out of unpressurized windows (seriously). » 10/23/12 4:40pm 10/23/12 4:40pm

Keep Your Life on a String While Sitting on the Can

Ah, yes, the water closet: forever refuge from the inconveniences of life. Here's a new way to hang—and hang out with—the many accoutrements you use in your domestic temple of self worship. » 9/18/12 12:00pm 9/18/12 12:00pm

Not-So-Elusive Shower Stall Squid Wrangles All Your Bottles

Stealing Mother Nature's multi-tentacle squid design has already proven useful for power bars and USB hubs. So it's not surprising that this fake squid also looks right at home in a shower stall, keeping bottles and other cleaning accessories close at hand. » 9/04/12 2:40pm 9/04/12 2:40pm

Refrigerated Bathroom Drawers For When You Think You Might Be In There…

A company called Perlick is now offering a range of 15-inch refrigerated bathroom vanity drawers for safely storing and extending the life of organic or other personal hygiene products, like makeup or even medication. » 7/14/12 12:00pm 7/14/12 12:00pm

How Can These Gorgeous Crumpled Faucets Possibly Work?

They certainly catch your eye, but Italian designer Lorenzo Damiani's unique folded faucets will also have you wondering how they let more than just a trickle of water pass through. Wormholes? Good old-fashioned wizardry? We've no idea. » 6/18/12 4:20pm 6/18/12 4:20pm

Post-Poo Drops Mask Your Utter Humanity

For its second product with collaborative partner Aesop (the ultra luxe chemists), French label APC has concocted a quite a strange product indeed. » 5/08/12 2:40am 5/08/12 2:40am