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Raised Toilet Seats

Choose the best toilet seat riser for you from our wide selection of raised toilet seats!

Raised Toilet Seats provide a safe environment for toileting for people that are disabled, injured or recovering as well as those who have issues with balance and mobility. In addition, those with back issues will find sitting down and standing up from a elevated toilet seat much easier. The added height on these toilet seats can range from 2 to 6 inches. Many different types of toilet seat risers are available to elevate the seat and help users get to their feet.


  • Smaller in size to fit a tight space, a Standard Toilet Seat Riser is round in shape and approximately 16.5” long.
  • Raised Elongated Toilet Seat adds two inches of seat depth for approximately 18.5” in length. Oval in shape, these seats can fit elongated as well as standard toilets.

  • Locking Elevated Toilet Seats attach to the regular toilet seat by clamp or bracket to prevent shifting while toileting.

  • Raised Toilet Seats with Arms feature secure side handles that aide the user in lowering down and raising up from the toilet seat.

  • Padded Toilet Seat Cushion provide a comfortable cushion to those who may experience discomfort from the regular toilet seat. These raised toilet seats for the elderly are made of gel or foam padding.


What sizes do raised toilet seats come in?

Raised toilet seats are available in two different sizes and several different heights. In general there are two types of toilet seats: standard and elongated. These elevated seats for toilets range in height from 2” up to 6”. See below to determine what size and height would be best for you.


What is the difference between a standard raised toilet seat and an elongated raised toilet seat?

A standard raised toilet seat is different from an elongated raised toilet seat by size and shape. Standard raised toilet seat are more circular in shape and smaller in size at approximately 16.5” in length. Elongated raised toilet seats are more oval in shape and longer in size at approximately 18.5” in length.


How high of a raised toilet seat do I need?

To determine how high of a toilet seat you need, first find a chair that offers you a comfortable sitting height with your feet flat on the floor. Measure the height of this chair from floor to top of seat. Now measure the height of your toilet seat from floor to top of seat. Subtract the toilet seat height from the chair height. The difference between these two heights is how high of a raised toilet seat you need.


How wide of a raised toilet seat do I need?

In order to determine the size of the raised toilet seat that you need, measure the width and depth of your existing toilet seat. These dimensions should match the dimensions of the raised toilet seat you choose.


How much weight can a raised toilet seat support?

Most raised toilet seats have a weight capacity of 300 lbs. However, some raised toilet seats can support up to 400 lbs.


What material are raised toilet seats made from?

The majority of raised toilet seats are made from durable, high strength molded plastic. Padded toilet seats are typically composed of gel or foam padding for extra comfort.


Are raised toilet seats portable?

Yes raised toilet seats are lightweight and easy to install making them the ideal toileting solution for those who travel.


How difficult is it to install a raised toilet seat?

A raised toilet seat can be easily installed on to an existing toilet seat without any tools required. While some toilet seats are attached by a heavy duty locking mechanism or strong hold brackets, other raised toilet seats sit between the toilet and original toilet seat and are secured by a bolt.