Clean up and class up your bathroom with this sensor-driven, hands-free soap dispenser
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So…exactly how many times a day are you singing Happy Birthday to your sink? Unless youre among the most germaphobic among us, its unlikely you ever thought the simple act of handwashing would start to take on such a central role in our daily lives.
Of course, with all the touching and such, bar soap isnt really the best idea these days, so it might be a good time to fully step up to a sanitation process worthy of our chaotic times. And that process means — dont touch anything.
This hands-free foaming soap dispenser not only serves up a handful of soapy goodness when you need it, it does so with a simple swipe over an infrared sensor. Theres no need to ever push a button or force down a pump. Just like all those fancy bathrooms in expensive hotels and restaurants, a single sweep of your hand gets the job done, so nobodys grungy fingers get all over anything.
The units motor churns out disinfecting foam in a quarter of a second to prevent any bacterial transmission — and that cool little sensor works like catnip to a kid, while also not-so-subtly reinforcing the whole handwashing habit. If youve got a youngster who seems to constantly forget to wash up after a stint in the throne room, this might just be the attention-grabbing reminder they need.
Unlike other models, this dispenser also comes with a clear plastic soap reservoir, so you can always tell exactly how much soap is left before youre going to need to pick up some more…if Read the rest