Story: Washing, cleaning and personal hygiene

Bathroom, 2013

Bathroom, 2013

This is a typical early-21st-century bathroom, with a simple white vanity unit, tiled floor and minimal decoration. Shower-only bathrooms had become common by then, but more spacious bathrooms often had a bath too.

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Washing, cleaning and personal hygiene - Bathing and personal hygiene', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 April 2024)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 5 Sep 2013