How to choose a toilet installation taking into account all the nuances

By Admin | Plumbing And Water Supply
13 April 2016

to avoid different kinds of problems in the implementation of the installation of sanitary equipment attachments, you must know how to choose the installation toilet.The range of large installations and ignorant person can quickly get lost in the variety of models.Each has its own features and characteristics associated with both the construction and installation process, as well as with the manufacturing company.

How to choose a toilet installation required size and type


  1. What is the installation and what its device
  2. type design and method of attachment
  3. Features selection related to the installation
  4. Controls and accessories
  5. The manufacturer

What is the installation and what its device

installation - a special mounting structure, which with the help of available resources of its elements allows to fix hanging toilet, urinal, bidet or sink on the outer surface of the wall.The entire technical stuffing will be hidden in the thickness of the wall.On

the outer surface of the wall will be withdrawn only controls.After removing the controls, you can always access the internal components of the system installation.

Device installation toilet
device standard frame installation: 1 - stud for fixing the frame to the wall;2 - button flush;3 - cistern;4 - Ram;5 - drain pipe;6 - Pin for fixing a toilet bowl;7 - The drain outlet;8 - Fixing to the floor.

type design and method of attachment

type of installation and the method of fixing depends on where it is possible to transfer the entire weight of the structure.

block system installation

If you have the ability to attach to the main wall installation, then you need a block system installation.Such a system is directly fastened to the wall by means of anchor bolts and stored in a suspended state.

Block Installation

Frame system installation

This is a more complex system which is installed on the floor.Therefore, the entire load in this case is not transmitted to the wall and the floor.This allows the use of such frames in a variety of false walls and hollow partitions made of plasterboard.In addition, such systems allow to adjust the height of installation of the device within 20 cm, which is very convenient, t. K. Makes it possible to install the toilet at a desired distance.

Framework installation

Features selection related to the installation and the size of the installation

Before proceeding to the choice of a particular model installation in the store, it is imperative to find out where it will be installed.

are roughly the size of the installation following:

  • Standard;
  • Low;
  • right;
  • Corner;
  • To install the line.

Standard installation - suitable for installation in rooms with no limit on the size of

standard installation toilet fits in the case where in the room or next to the bathroom, there are no restrictions on dimensions and installation depth.Usually it has the following dimensions (+/-): width 50 cm, mounting depth of 12 cm., And a mounting height of 112 cm. The most commonly used in standard apartments with small bathrooms.In this case, the dimensions of the installation there is no need to pay attention.Photo installation standard size you can see above, where we looked at the device installation.

Low installation - installation with a height restriction of

In some types of houses or other premises is necessary to install the installation with limited height.Most often this is due to the low sill under the window during the installation or construction of the facility.In such a case, most manufacturers produce special, "undersized" frame, the height of which is not more than 82 cm. This parameter can be used for toilet installation even in all kinds of difficult cases, with a lack of space.

Low installation

bilateral system installation

often in shopping malls, office buildings need to install the bilateral installations.In this case, most manufacturers are also in store solution - a unified design system.Sami bowls are placed on different sides.

Corner installation

Difficulties often arise when the need to install the toilet in the corner of the room.Allow this situation in two ways: use a special mounting angle type, or buy special corner modules.

Corner installation

To set the line

Sometimes a wall, you should combine several plumbing fixtures.For example in addition to a suspended toilet fix, bidet and / or urinal and all arranged in a single line.For this purpose, there are also special installation system.

Since the choice of devices of this type to date is very great problems with the selection of a particular design does not usually arise.It is only necessary to try to take into account all the possible features of the installation of devices of this type.This will greatly reduce the time required for this process and to avoid various types of problems.

Controls and accessories

When you have decided on the type and design of the installation, you must look closely at the most models in the store.

Note the following important design features:

  • controls;
  • equipment.

Many potential buyers evaluate controls only from an aesthetic point of view - which is not quite true.Of course it is necessary that they are the most ergonomically fit into the interior of the sanitary unit.But it is equally important to make sure that, when necessary can easily get access to the various controls.Since the whole tend to break and dismantle the wall tiles of taxation would be extremely uncomfortable.

button flush - species

Another important factor that you should definitely pay attention to - the execution button flush.

The following modifications to this device:

  • dual-mode;
  • equipped with a system of "flush-stop";
  • proximity.

easier to operate and repair buttons are dual-mode, and "flush-stop."If their installation is not necessary to take stock of electricity or installing batteries.Also, by virtue of its simplicity, the device, these buttons are more reliable.

Contactless buttons are equipped with a special sensitive sensor.It records the presence-absence of the person next to the toilet.On the basis of the information received is enabled or disabled draining.The buttons of this type is more difficult to install and configure.Also, their cost is very different in a big way from the more simple models.But at the same time, non-contact devices are more hygienic, comfortable to use.No need to touch the hand of a surface, if necessary, drain the water.

Another important advantage of non-contact button is a stylish, modern design.Complete with many installations are controls that are flush with the wall surface.Nevertheless, the choice of any particular modification is more a matter of personal taste and comfort.

Before purchasing, check packaging

It should include the following basic elements:

  • controls supplied by a special power;
  • base frame, fastened to the wall;
  • fixing things;
  • special adapter and cistern;
  • insulation.

absence of any individual elements leads to the need to visit the shop again and additionally acquire the missing parts.The consequence is the loss of time and money.Also, the use of non-standard components can lead to difficulties during the installation process.It is therefore necessary when choosing a toilet installation is required to pay attention to details that are provided.

The manufacturer

When selecting installation for a suspended toilet bowl, and for other equipment, it is necessary to pay attention to most manufacturers.Today the market is full of similar products provided by a variety of brands.All of them have their own characteristics.But first of all it depends on the value of the brand.Production of each company has its own characteristics associated with both installation and design.

most popular today are the following brands and models of installations:

Manufacturer Manufacturer average price, ths. Rub. most popular model Country of origin
Grohe 15 Solido 5 1 Germany
Geberit 14 DuoFix Plattenbau Switzerland
Viega 10 Eco Plus Germany
Ideal Standard 10 W3710AA US

most expensive, but at the same time high-quality installations, presented in the Russian market are Grohe (Germany) and Geberit (Switzerland).The cost of production of the first brand slightly more, Geberit is usually slightly cheaper.Despite the small difference in price, production companies considered comparable in quality.

can distinguish the following main advantages of installations from these brands:

  • ease of installation;
  • great resource exploitation;
  • long guarantee.

There have also disadvantages:

  • high cost;
  • some difficulties in the acquisition of parts.

But with long life operation and the high quality of both the lack of taper off.Since the probability of failure in which there is a need to replace parts, is almost completely absent.If the budget is not limited to the buyer, selecting the installation should pay attention primarily on the Grohe and Geberit.

no less popular, but at the same time, cheaper products are from companies Viega (Germany) and Ideal Standard (US).

installations, sold under these brands have the following advantages:

  • low price;
  • variety of various designs.

It is due to somewhat lower prices these companies took a fairly substantial segment of this type of equipment.That is why the models of Viegai Ideal Standart should look primarily to those whose budget is low.Despite the lower cost, these products brands is quite decent quality.

In order to determine which installation to choose a toilet, you must take into account many different nuances.That is why it is best to consult first with an experienced plumber, with extensive experience in such work - this will avoid all sorts of problems during installation.

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