People Interact

Blog about people-centered design by Lisa Chow and Sandra Sajonas.

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Bathroom Blogfest: Dryer and Sink In One

During a recent visit to Philly, I was in the National Constitution Center and noticed a blue signage label on the sink in the bathroom while I was washing my hands. It says “Place hands below to dry. Wait for air to activate.” Turns out it’s a dryer and sink in one. Wash and dry your hands in one place, although I found it initially confusing. Has anyone else seen this or something similar?


Bathroom Blogfest 2014: Sinks and Soap Dispensers


Two soap dispensers and five sinks. Is there an appropriate ratio of sinks and soap dispensers? And what about locations of soap dispensers? Just some random thoughts and questions about the bathroom experience.