A study on modern bathroom through sanitary ware after the nineteenth century

Baran, Gülsüm
In this study the design of the sanitary ware and bathrooms are examined, concentrating on small bathrooms and changing design aspects of bathrooms. The design considerations of bathrooms and the design of the bath tub, wash basin and toilet which forms the sanitary ware sets in bathrooms is reviewed as for being dominant elements of bathroom design.


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Citation Formats
G. Baran, “A study on modern bathroom through sanitary ware after the nineteenth century,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2010.