Plumbing is that part of the interior that changes along with technological and design progress. The bathroom has now become not only a place for taking water procedures, but also a room that can combine elegance and practicality. One of the most popular novelties of recent years is wall-hung rimless toilets.
There are several reasons why wall-mounted rimless toilets are becoming more and more popular
- Availability. The purchase of this type of equipment does not seem to be something difficult, because a large number of manufacturers and models allows you to choose a toilet bowl based on your budget. In addition, rimless counterparts are available in most stores, so their service and maintenance issues will not be difficult.
- Simple installation. Installation of this type of toilets is even easier than standard counterparts. The small size, combined with a minimum of components, allows you to quickly and reliably fix the equipment, even without experience.
- Manufacturability. As a rule, models are equipped with a large number of functions, among which the most famous are anti-splash, protection against mold and dampness, as well as smooth rinsing. At the same time, the variety of toilet bowls also has other technological advantages, which lie in the material of execution and its properties. Most often, it is porcelain, which is resistant to chemicals and protects equipment from physical damage. And there are also toilets with bidet function.
- Wide range of models. The presence of a large number of manufacturers with different price ranges provides a wide choice for the buyer.
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Types and their characteristics
One of the most popular types of hanging rimless toilets is the shortened version. Of the advantages of such products, it can be noted that they take up little space and weigh little. This, in turn, is convenient both during installation and during operation. AND there are also many models made in a special design style from various materials. Such analogs are more expensive than conventional ones, but they allow you to match a certain interior.
At the same time, some lines of toilet bowls are equipped with functions that distinguish them from other types of plumbing. In addition to anti-splash and flushing in different variations, there is a system of smooth lowering of the rim and protection from microbes, both inside the device and outside, thanks to the presence of a corresponding coating on the sanitary ware bowl. Unlike floor-standing counterparts, suspended models are installed on the appropriate mounts and at the same time can withstand a lot of weight.
A suitable option for those who do not have much space in the bathroom, but would like to use convenient and reliable plumbing fixtures.
Rating of the best models
Among the large number of manufacturers, it is worth highlighting some with their best models. Among the best are Roca Gap with Clean Rim and BelBagno with Marino, Alpina and Ardente-R toilets.
Do not forget about other well-known manufacturers, for example, Ideal Standard, Gustavsberg, Keramag, Grohe, Villeroy & Boch, Bien Harmony, Lavinia Boho One
A popular company on the domestic market is the Polish Cersanit, in the range of which there are also wall-mounted rimless toilets of the Carina type. Many models are represented by German and Scandinavian brands. Of the best manufacturers, you can make a certain rating in terms of price-quality ratio.
Vitra V-Care Comfort is an expensive premium model with many features. The main one is the Rim-ex system, which is a flow diffuser. It allows you to flush water efficiently and smoothly, while saving it as much as possible due to the efficiency of work. Chrome-plated fittings and a earthenware bowl will protect the structure from germs and bacteria, and a duroplast seat with microlift and heating functions will make operation comfortable. There is an anti-splash system, a built-in bidet, a flush flow in the form of a cascade drain.
The outlet is horizontal, while the drainage mechanism is determined by the installation system. The oval shape and small size go well with different bathroom interiors, while the hi-tech style emphasizes the simplicity and elegance of this model. The warranty is 5 years, which is good enough for wall-hung toilets with various electronic functions. Of course, one of the shortcomings is an excessively high price, but for such quality and convenience, an appropriate fee is required.
Ifo Special Rimfree is a popular model from the Swedish manufacturer, which in this series was able to create a combination of variety and quality. Among the simplest Special toilets, there are options without specific functions, as well as with different bowl shapes and seat designs. At the same time, it is the Rimfree version that is the most technologically advanced and convenient to use. As for the main characteristics, among them it is worth noting the presence of microlift and anti-splash, already familiar for suspended toilet bowls.
Besides, there is a double drain, which, thanks to the economical water consumption, allows for an efficient flush. It should be noted that the surface of this toilet bowl is covered with plumbing glaze, which prevents the appearance of bacteria, microbes, as well as the accumulation of dirt and fungus in hard-to-reach areas of the structure. The outlet is horizontal, optimal dimensions and low weight of 20.5 kg make installation simple and rather quick.
Cersanit Carina New Clean On is a product of a popular brand that is known in Russia primarily as a manufacturer of bathroom sinks and floor-standing toilets. The main advantage of this model is the low cost, because of which the toilet cannot boast of the presence of electronic functions in the form of a heated seat or a special design. But for their money, the consumer will receive plumbing with an anti-splash function, a microlift and a smooth seat lowering. It is made of durable and lightweight Duroplast, which allows you to quickly and easily remove the cover.
The material of the bowl is sanitary porcelain, which can withstand various physical activities and is resistant to chemicals. At the same time, the design of the Clean On rim makes the surface of the lid antibacterial and undemanding to frequent maintenance. With proper installation, the maximum load is 400 kg, so there is no need to worry about the safety of the structure.
10-year warranty, small size and weight of 17.3 kg allow you to place Carina in a small bathroom, while maintaining the harmony of the interior.
Roca Gap Clean Rim is a rimless toilet with a microlift from a Spanish company that combines efficiency and expressive design in its products. As a mid-range model, the Clean Rim has all the necessary technological features in the form of anti-splash and smooth seat lowering. Wherein structurally rectangular shape and horizontal direction allow placing this toilet bowl as tightly as possible to the wall, thereby avoiding gaps and voids.
The seat, made of durable and lightweight Duroplast, must be purchased separately from the main bowl. The water drainage mode depends on the selected installation. The material of manufacture is strong earthenware, time-tested. The warranty for this model is 10 years, and the weight of the entire structure is 25.3 kg. This indicator is higher than that of other specimens, but at the same time installation and subsequent operation are convenient and simple.
Nuances of choice
It is very important to consider the basic selection criteria for wall-hung rimless toilets. First of all, decide on which set of characteristics attracts you the most. As a rule, the functions of microlift, anti-splash and smooth lowering of the seat are available in almost all copies. At the same time, there is a difference in their quality of performance. If you need a toilet with heated seats and other unique features, then you will have to spend money in order to ensure maximum comfort.
Having decided on the pricing and technical part, it is important to understand what dimensions are preferable based on the size of your bathroom. Do not forget about the different styles of bowls and different mounting systems.
This is very important, as the wrong location of the toilet will make the operation inconvenient.
As for the options for the drainage system and the specific design, here you should rely only on your own preferences. Some specimens are made round or oval, and some are rectangular. Don't forget about the delivery set. Certain manufacturers only sell a bowl, and the seat needs to be purchased separately, which is rather inconvenient.
As for the installation of toilets, it is about the same for most models. Another criterion for selection is the study of detailed information about a particular instance. As a rule, the manufacturer on official resources attaches drawings and documentation by which you can understand how to integrate appliances into your bathroom.
Pay your attention to reviews. It is they that allow you to truthfully convey the experience of using the models of interest. There are times when the characteristics declared by manufacturers do not correspond to reality. It is to prevent such situations that people share their opinions about the tested products. When it comes to hanging rimless toilets, most customer and expert reviews are positive.
Among the main advantages, people identify small size and weight, which is very convenient for transportation, assembly and use of equipment. It also mentions features designed to improve comfort. Strength and simplicity allow you not to worry about the reliability of the structure. Among the shortcomings is the high price for the products of some manufacturers. In this plan, according to consumers, floor-standing models are more preferable, but do not forget about their size and the place they occupy.