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The device peat dry closet: make a mini-factory for the production of compost

The device peat dry closet: make a mini-factory for the production of compost

For modern gardeners becomes biotoiletthe best solution in every way - you can buy or make a bio-toilet with his hands, in any case, and material costs, and the amount of time spent on this type of toilet arrangement, will be significantly less than the unit cost of a septic tank or boring all pit latrines. Chemical or electrical biotoilet need to buy ready-made, but a convenient option as compost (peat), composting toilets, and you can make yourself.


Composting toilet - eco-friendly design thatto give particularly important, as waste after processing there are good natural fertilizer, so you will save also in the purchase of fertilizers. Biotoilet device of this type - the most simple, it is a plastic tray or a box with different sizes seat and hinged lid. Waste, interspersed with peat gradually decompose, turning into compost.

Peat toilet - dry, water is not drainingused. You will need only dry peat, it is possible to use it in a mixture of sawdust, and no chemistry. The moisture will evaporate from the raw waste, providing a constant desired level of humidity for the decomposition of human waste products. This will take the bacteria found in the peat. A mixture of peat and chips you can buy or make yourself.

Peat toilet usually has a large volume. If the amount exceeds the plastic container of 100 liters, this makes it possible to maintain an optimal temperature. Capacity can be cleaned only once a year, and after her discharge, you get an excellent fertilizer.

Do not be afraid of strong odors -ventilation pipe, ensuring their absence, an important (mandatory!) part of the peat dry closet. Excess moisture is given to using the drain hose. A big plus - flies in a toilet will not be any turf or compost these insects are not interested.

Peat biotoilet

Peat bio-toilet - inside view (tank lid and the seat), and outside (the second half of the tank with a vent pipe). Everything is clean and environmentally friendly!

Peat biotoilet own hands - not such a difficulty, because a lot of people in a private home makes a comfortable toilets in the apartment, and it is such a principle is used when creating a dry closet.

Design # 1 - the easiest peat biotoilet

You will need a garbage container, roundbarrel (or bucket) and a seat with a lid. Compost pit waste should be located far away from the toilet, it was convenient to wear her heavy container (you can use the container on wheels).

A bucket with a toilet seat does not look particularlyaesthetically pleasing, so you can build a frame made of plywood or other material (OSB, particle board), which is inserted bucket paint it, and thereby give the design more presentable. At the top - the lid frame, using jigsaw to cut a hole the size of the barrel or bucket that you plan to use. The cover to the frame comfortably attached with hinges. Comfortable height of this design for dry closet - 40-50 cm.

The frame with the hinges

Example framework for a toilet made of plywood - inside the support posts of the timber, the lid rises on hinges, jigsaw propylene hole under the bucket and the seating

Dry closets with large tank on wheels

Dry closets with large tank on wheels, witha drainage tube to drain fluids. The tank of this size would rarely need to be emptied, you only need to think about how it is more convenient to extract and deliver to the compost pit

Peat and scoop - the necessary ingredients, you need to keep them near the toilet tank and each time used to hold waste.

Dry closets, and a bucket of peat

Compact friendly composting toilet - inside a small waste container, close - a bucket of peat. Hygienic design, requiring a minimum cost to you will always be available for the garden fertilizers

To keep clean the bucket to the bottom andyou need to fill up a layer of peat. If you use a container for rubbish and do it at the bottom of the hole with a pipe and reshetochki liquid discharge into the drainage trench, it will be more functional design instead of the barrel or bucket. In order to empty container more hygienic way, you can use two plug-in container or two buckets of different sizes are inserted into each other.

Peat in combination with sawdust used in large containers - from 50 liters or more. This mixture is used for better aeration.

Toilet with a hatch for departure

If desired and if necessary can beMake bio-toilet with a very large capacity for waste, which can be reset and kitchen waste. This toilet must be equipped with a hatch to remove the compost, have a vent pipe and a hole for the air to circulate in the compost pit. Capacity has a bias, in which waste falling into the compost pit

Design # 2 - make the bio-toilet "on the bucket"

You will need a regular toilet seat and toiletbucket. Connecting the bucket and stool, put in a bucket of garbage bag, to attach it to a toilet seat used adhesive tape. For oversleeping waste can be used peat or cat litter. Bags or garbage bags must be strong, because filler impregnated waste weighs a lot.

Peat composting toilet can be placed in a speciallythe room is in the house or in the shed in the yard. When deciding to arrange a toilet in a wooden shed, a container will be convenient to get, if you make at the bottom of one of the side walls of a special door.

WC with a door side

Example devices compost dry closet with a door side, equipped bars. So it is more convenient to get the tank for cleaning of waste

The door can be equipped for the convenience of the grille, in which case there is no need to do the vent pipe.

Inside view

It looks like the inside dry closet design with a door side. Receptacle can be easily removed without disassembling the structure from the inside dry closet

Many claim that the operation of the peatbiotoilet completely no unpleasant smells, but it is not so. The smell, though not strong, especially in a small closet, is still present, so the capacity is often better to clear the contents and put it to the education of fertilizer in the compost pit.

If you desire to seek ways on how you can makebio-toilet with his hands there, you can buy a bucket-toilet, very convenient novelty that allows to solve the problem. Although the compost pit do still have, but this a great option for many purposes - both for fishing, and gardening.

A bucket-toilet

Despite the fact that this is a very new inventionfunctionally, it's best to use it for its intended purpose. To testify this bucket can be indispensable, and all the efforts on arrangement toilet disappear

In view of this plastic bucket with a lid andcommode. The fragile-looking but actually quite durable, capable of withstanding a decent weight. These buckets have almost the same design, but are available in a very wide range of colors. To use the bucket-toilet can also use peat moss or sawdust - pour a little on the bottom and sprinkle waste. As in composting toilets, waste move in the compost pit, then rinse bucket. Perhaps this is the most simple dry closet design.

Put a mini-suite can be anywhere on thenight convenient to put it in the house, so as not to walk on the street, you can put it in the barn, buy or make a wooden or plastic booth and set the bucket-toilet there, and eventually build a full bio-toilet in the room.

A bucket-toilet, views

The design as a whole is simple - a bucket seat and lid, but the size, color, design, plastic, may be different. So it is easy to choose a suitable option among such diversity

A bucket-toilet is not more than three hundred rubles, butis able to solve a very urgent problem for gardeners. For the first time it is fine and such an option, and you will have time to choose a toilet for your site that will best meet your requirements.

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