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Bathroom: Low-Tech Toilet Roll Holders

Bathroom: Low-Tech Toilet Roll Holders

Lacking a toilet roll holder? Here are some creative, low-tech solutions to solve the loo paper placement conundrum, all using common household and flea market finds.

Above: Two approaches to low-tech toilet paper storage.

Above: A vintage soap dish holder works well as a toilet roll holder; image via Lonny.

Above: Toilet paper suspended from a loop of rope, slung over a ladder.

Above: Spotted in the bathroom at Dosa 818 in Los Angeles, toilet paper in a clay bowl filled with small pebbles.

For more clever ways to place this overlooked household utility, visit Remodelista’s post on the topic: More Toilet Paper Holders.

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5:30AM PDT on Mar 20, 2013

Neat thanks.

7:39AM PDT on Mar 18, 2013


1:45AM PDT on Mar 18, 2013

Thank you

6:09AM PST on Feb 25, 2013


12:38AM PST on Feb 23, 2013


6:50AM PST on Feb 22, 2013

I liked the soap dish idea...and I loved the comment by Gloria H.! CUTE!

8:44PM PST on Feb 20, 2013

Japan has the hi tech ones.

8:37PM PST on Feb 20, 2013

Good ideas!

4:56PM PST on Feb 20, 2013

Stupid title, are there high tech holders?

1:36PM PST on Feb 20, 2013

Thanks for the ideas.

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