There are two types of toilets in Thailand; western style and Thai style. Western toilets are the ones you are probably used to and the kids know how to use them just fine. The other kind of toilet is called a squatter or squat toilet.
What happens if you flush toilet paper in Thailand?
No, you can not flush toilet paper in Thailand. This is because the pipes that carry the waste from the toilet can easily get blocked when the toilet roll is flushed down the toilet. If you flush toilet paper in Thailand there is a decent chance that you might cause a blockage.
Are bidets common in Thailand?
Depending on where you are travelling from, bidets or other water hoses may already be common; for some, the toilet hose, affectionately known as the ‘bum gun’ by many travellers in the region, may be a completely foreign concept.
Is Thailand a bad place to live?
Outside of traffic accidents and taking risky behavior, Thailand is actually a very safe place to live. Theft, muggings, and personal attacks are all quite rare. Most dangerous situations involving foreigners occur due to speeding, drunk-driving, and swimming in unsafe conditions.
Can you put toilet paper down the toilet?
Basically, the only things you should ever flush down a toilet are human waste (urine and feces) and toilet paper. Even though some products such as wipes and baby diapers claim to be flushable, they aren’t.
Can you poop on a bidet?
Yes, you can poop in a bidet! Bidet toilets, bidet seats, and bidet attachments all use a traditional-style toilet to flush waste away. Our bidet toilets are an integrated all-in-one system, and our bidet seats and attachments connect to an existing toilet, so pooping in them is not a problem at all – it’s the point!
How do you use a bidet without making a mess?
The handheld bidet is usually placed next to the toilet on a holder or a hook that came along with it. Turn on the T-valve (also known as the shut-off valve). Once you do that, water will start flowing to the sprayer. However, don’t worry because water is not going to shoot automatically.