This Is The Real Reason Toilet Doors Never Reach The Floor

This Is The Real Reason Toilet Doors Never Reach The Floor

Have you ever wondered why doors in public toilets never reach all the way down to the floor? Don't worry, it's not meant for spying on others whilst they're doing their business! We have the answers...

Maybe, like the rest of us, you already have ideas for why toilet doors never seem to reach the floor which stem right back to childhood. Well we're here to debunk the misconceptions and reveal the true reasons behind the choice, and it is much more practical than you would think.

There are five good reasons for making them like so. Given that people spend up to 90 hours a year on the toilet, you should know this information:

1. In an emergency you can escape faster or your cries for help will be heard more clearly.

2. Abusing toilets is made much more difficult. 

And all of a sudden, the idea of installing shorter doors seems much more practical. Check out the video to find out three more reasons why public toilets have those short doors!

Sophie West
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