Main Drain

For those who live in homes or apartments that require the toilet seat to always be put down, Main Drain is just the gadget for you. It’s essentially a low-cost, in-home urinal option for males who would like the convenience of a public restroom in the comfort of their own home. The gadget itself consists of a geometrically designed gaping maw with a tube that escorts the contents directly down into the toilet bowl, which can work even without lifting the seat. Continue reading for a video and the Kickstarter page.

“There may be some concern about handling cleaning chores, since when it comes to household duties, toilet scrubbing in general is right up there with chipping the crust off the ceiling of the microwave and picking up after the pooch. Main Drain’s creator Dan Garvin attempts to soothe those fears by saying all you have to do is point your favorite spray cleaner into the opening and spritz away. This is assuming the guys in your household have good aim in the first place,” according to CNet. Kickstarter page.