Best Bathroom Gadgets
Just like every other room in your manor, the bathroom should be a gadget haven. Here's the best kit to furnish the smallest room of the house
Duravit Starck 1 WC and bidet
The design of this toilet and bidet is inspired by an oldfashioned bucket and pail.
Price: WC: £1,088, BIDET: FROM £397,
Waview waterproof LCD TV
This 22-inch 1680x1050-pixel TV can be wall-mounted and is impervious to splashes.
Pantone soap pump and Solo soap dish
Classic Pantone colours to match your bathroom’s decor.
Price: FROM £15,
Link: John Lewis
Simplehuman X-Frame laundry hamper
Simple fabric basket with space for a weeks dirty laundry.
Link: John Lewis
Axor Starck single lever bath and shower mixer
A free-standing bath tap and shower fi tting. When off it automatically reverts from a shower to a bath to avoid accidental soakings.
Price: FROM £1,438,
Duravit Starck 1 bath
You can add remote controlled coloured lights and a whirlpool system to this deluxe acrylic tub.
Price: FROM £2,497,
Four-blade shaver with a flexible head that adjusts to the contours of your face.
Duravit Starck 1 vanity unit
Wash basin and cabinet with a familiar, bucket-inspired design.
Price: BASIN: FROM £302, VANITY UNIT: FROM £1,800,
Salter MiBody analyser scale
Measures your body fat, muscle mass and BMI.
1 Sing in the shower
PURE ONE MINI
Pure’s One DAB range has been officially certified as safe for bathroom use with Intertek Test Lap accreditation. It includes textSCAN for pausing scrolling song titles and a 3.5mm jack for an MP3 player. Add a ChargePAK battery (£35) for 20 hours of mains-free bath time listening.
2 Create a mood
Mimic the ambience of a relaxing spa with these colour-changing LED lights. Powered by two AAA batteries, you can attach these fully waterproof lights to the side of the bath tub using suction pads or let them fl oat on the surface. Choose from pink, blue and white versions.
Price: FROM £7 PER PAIR,
3 Brush your teeth
ORAL B TRIUMPH PC 5000
This rechargeable electric toothbrush provides real-time updates wirelessly to a digital display, letting you know if you’re brushing too hard, not brushing evenly enough or simply not brushing for long enough. It’s much like having a dental hygienist locked in your bathroom cabinet.
Link: Oral B
4 Make your own Jacuzzi
BUBBLE SPA BATH MAT
If you can’t quite afford a proper Jacuzzi, the Bubble Spa Bath Mat is the next best thing. Place the infl ated cushion on the bottom of your tub and its 300 aeration vents will fi ll your bath with bubbles. Control the duration of your bubbly bathing with the wireless remote control.