Deodorizing Toilet Seats Are the New Air Fresheners

Kudos to Kohler for tackling one of the most unpleasant aspects of being a living organism, and making it slightly less awful. The company's already released hands-free toilet flushing kits and a seat with a nightlight, and it's now tackling bathroom odors with a deodorizing seat that helps mask your discretions for… » 11/05/14 4:56pm 11/05/14 4:56pm

Toilet Seats Should Have Come With Built-In Nightlights From Day One

Outside of cartoonish decals there hasn't been much innovation in the toilet seat industry for a few decades. So it's nice to see Kohler finally bringing something new to the table (err, toilet). A built-in LED nightlight means you'll never have to squint your way through an overnight bathroom break again. » 2/07/14 10:20am 2/07/14 10:20am

Blooming Bidet, Because You Deserve a Remote-Control Toilet

We know all the toilets in Japan that have built-in bidets, but how many come with remotes? With Blooming Bidet, you activate all the functions of the toilet, even adjust the intensity of water spray or hot air aimed at your posterior, from the handset. Note the big STOP button, in case things get out of hand. And… » 5/14/08 5:10pm 5/14/08 5:10pm

Inax Bidet Toilet Seats Spray Your Butt in Living Color

If you want to look into the future, go to Japan, where it's impossible to market a new toilet seat without a bidet attachment inside (otherwise known as a washlet) that squirts water all over your delicate nether regions. Now you can do away with toilet paper in colorful style with these limited-edition toilet seats… » 10/31/07 9:15am 10/31/07 9:15am

Brondell Breeza Anti-Stench Toilet Seat Wafts Those Stinky Sins Away

It's toilet gadget time again, and here's the Brondell Breeza, a deodorizing toilet seat that's available in two different models. The Basic Breeza is battery operated and just keeps that stench down to a manageable level, while the Breeza Warm (pictured above) plugs into the wall and actually has a heated seat (which… » 3/14/07 1:30pm 3/14/07 1:30pm

Cellphone Bacteria Warning: Not for the Squeamish

Okay, now that you're done with lunch it's time to gross you out. A UK newspaper reminds us that cellphones are just downright disgusting, and are even dirtier than toilets. That's because they're exposed to much more bodily bacteria than any toilet seat. A combination of being near your mouth with all that spit and… » 8/03/06 4:43pm 8/03/06 4:43pm