If you are looking for a good toilet for your home, Toto’s models are among the very best options that you should consider. Toto toilets have been trusted in many homes and hotels because they have such great quality. Right now, there are two popular Toto toilet models on the market, which are Toto Ultramax II and Toto Drake II. Toto Ultramax II is famous for the beautiful design, exceptional performance, and easy cleaning. Meanwhile, Toto Drake II is the more affordable one out of the two, also with great performance and efficiency. So, which toilet should you choose? Read the comparisons below for the answer.
You certainly want something that does not look out of place. The color of the toilet matters, as it should match with the design of the bathroom. Toto Ultramax II is only available in four color choices, which are cotton white, colonial white, Sedona beige, and bone. On the other hand, Toto Drake II can give you a slightly wider range with five color choices. There are cotton white, colonial white, Sedona beige, bone, and ebony. The ebony color will look good if your bathroom has been painted with dark colors.
The two toilets also differ to each other in design. Toto Ultramax II is a one-piece toilet, which means that the tank and bowl are completely integrated to each other. Such design is generally better because it is much easier to clean and less likely to leak. On the other hand, Toto Drake II is a two-piece toilet. The tank and bowl are actually two different parts that are connected to each other. This design is relatively more difficult to clean, and has a higher chance of leaking.
Nevertheless, both models have been equipped with the SanaGloss technology, which keeps their bowls smooth and clean on every flush. Both have elongated bowls, which are convenient for boys and men.
Toto Drake II does not come with a seat, so you may need to get one separately. On the other hand, Toto Ultramax II includes a soft closing seat, which is very quiet when opening and closing.
Both models are very quiet when flushing. Both are environment-friendly. Toto Drake II is slightly quieter than Toto Ultramax II, but Toto Ultramax II has more powerful and more efficient flushing than Toto Drake II.
Toto Ultramax II is generally more recommended. Being a one-piece toilet, it is easier to clean and less likely to leak. In addition, it has more powerful and more efficient flushing. However, if you prefer the dark ebony color or the quieter flushing, then Toto Drake II can be your choice.