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Choose a bathtub

Choosing a bathtub is something we hardly do nowadays. A shower is the fastest way to get clean when you are on the go. When you have a bit more time, the bathtub can be a relaxing alternative. Bathtubs are more than a place to wash. They are very soothing, peaceful and a very personal experience. Bathtub manufacturers have therefore produced a variety of styles, features and shapes to match any taste and budget. Types of bathtubs Bathtubs are different in characteristics. Freestanding and clawfoot…

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Bathroom germs

Bathroom germs and how to get rid of them

Some people refer to bacteria in the bathroom as bathroom germs. While your bathroom might not be as populated by germs as your kitchen, it is still a concern. Your bathroom contains it fair share of illness-causing bacteria hiding just about everywhere from the sink faucet to your towels. Changing some habits and doing some spring cleaning once in a while can help you to make your bathroom as sterile as an operating room. Tips to help stop bathroom germs: Color code hand and bath…

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History of bathrooms

Bathroom history

The document bathroom history dates back as far as 3000 BC. The last major development took place in the early 20th century. People have advanced from simply doing their business outside, to the private place we know as a bathroom. Bathroom history since it was documented: The first records for the use of baths date back to about 3000 B.C. During this time, water had a strong religious value. It was seen as a purifying element for both the body and soul. It was not…

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