A bathroom is defined as a room for personal hygiene, generally containing a bathtub or a shower. In the past, homes usually had separate bathrooms and toilets (WC). But nowadays, most homes have (ensuite) bathrooms which are attached to the bedrooms, and contain the three basic fixtures for personal hygiene – the wash basin, the toilet (WC) and the shower/bathtub. Other fixtures like bidet, dressing cabinet, storage shelves, etc may also be present.
As an Architect, I have realised that many of my clients and even some of the contractors are unaware that the bathroom fixtures and fittings should be installed at certain standard heights and positions. If they are not placed correctly, then they may be uncomfortable for the users. You can read more about them in these posts:
For more information on Bathrooms, go to:
You can also get some useful ancient Indian Vastu guidelines for the design of bathrooms here:
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