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standard height of bathroom fittings

The bathroom is where people not only clean themselves but also relax. The journey of our day begins in the bathroom. The importance of the bathroom in our lives cannot therefore be ignored. A well-positioned bathroom not only gives you a soothing look, but also makes your day easier. Therefore, each bathroom layout must be positioned at a specified height at which each member of the family can use it efficiently and easily.
Here we have listed some bathroom accessories that are commonly used in all households.
Standard bathroom size
The standard size of a combined bathroom (bathroom, toilet and sink) is 5 ft x 8 ft. The height of the ceiling should be decent so that anyone can stand properly for a shower tub. The height of the ceiling must be at least 7 feet high.
The list of bathroom accessories with standard heights is described below.
Vanity
Depending on the user, the height of the vanity may be too high or too low. Although 36 inches is considered a standard height.

Shower head
The height of the shower head or rain shower should be high enough to create a stream of fresh water without touching your head. A height of 6 to 6.5 feet is ideal. but this can be adjusted for a smaller or larger person. In addition, it must throw the water away so that you hold in the shower without squatting. This is very important if you have a shower bench or bathtub.

Water taps and pools
The height of the taps and water basins must be decided with an easy view to each member of the family. The standard height of the faucet and sink is 3 feet.

Mirror
The mirror is an essential element in the bathroom. The height of the mirrors should be based on your size. The lower part of the mirror should cover your shoulders. Typically, 5.6 feet are considered ideal.
Shelves:
There is no standard height of shelves. It should be installed as per your suitability. Normally 3t to 4 ft height is typical.
 
Soapdish:
The soapdish should be placed from the shower spray to avoid water collecting. I can be installed between heights of 44 to 54 inches.
 
Towel Ring:
The standard height of towel ring is between 50 to 52 inches from the floor.
 
Towel Rail:
The standard height of towel rail is 48 inches from the finished floor. However, it can be adjusted according to the user and type of bathroom.
 
Cabinet:
The standard height of cabinet is 54 inch and it should not be placed above 6 feet. Your hand should easily reach the top of the cabinet.
 
Toilet Paper Holder:
The standard height of toilet paper holder is 26 inches from the floor with a distance of 12 inches from the rim.
 
Light Switch And Fixtures:
The minimum clearance of 5 feet should be given between light switch and water source. Hanging light must be fixed at least 8 feet height and 3 ft away from the bathing perimeter.

We have prepared a tabulated form of standard height of bathroom fittings listed below: