Frequently Asked Questions
What is a close coupled toilet?
Close coupled toilets combine the toilet pan and cistern closely together to form a single unit. They’re a very popular choice in both modern and traditional bathrooms as they’re stylish, adaptable, save space and are very easy to install.
What are the benefits of using a close coupled toilet in my bathroom?
Close coupled toilets are a popular toilet model, and not only because of their classic, flexible style. They save space thanks to their compact design – making them great for smaller bathroom spaces – and are very easy to install. Most close coupled toilets also have a built-in dual flush system, which can save water – reducing your water bill and benefiting the environment.
What is the standard size of a close coupled toilet?
Close coupled toilets can vary in size across different manufacturers and models, which gives useful flexibility when looking for the right design to best suit your bathroom. Our closed coupled rimless toilets are available in heights of 630mm.
Are close coupled toilets easy to clean and maintain?
Cleaning close coupled toilets is a simple, straightforward process – especially with a rimless design that can be cleaned in moments. Maintaining these toilets is particularly easy as their design allows for direct access to the cistern.
How do I install a close coupled toilet?
Close coupled toilets are easy and straightforward to install at home – only taking a few hours – and even better they’re often available as a complete unit. Because of the close coupled toilets’ unique design – with the toilet pan and cistern combined as one unit – you don't need to worry about mounting your cistern inside a wall or unit.
That said, close coupled toilets still require a detailed step-by-step installation process. Unless you have the knowledge and tools, we recommend that you consult a trained professional.