Key Features
  •   Flush Score:   500 MaP
  • Water Consumption: 1.28 GPF
  •  Bowl Shape: Elongated
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  • Flushing System: Dynamax Tornado Flush
  • Flush Type: Single
  • Style: One-Piece
  • Certification: IAPMO(cUPC) WaterSense
  • Dimensions:
    • Toilet – 28.37″ x 16.5″ x 28.75″
    • Trapway – 2.12″
    • Rough-in (12″)
    • Seat Height – 17.25″
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UltraMax II dimensions

  • Soft-close seat included with purchase
  • Extremely durable and long-lasting
  • Flush uses minimal water but it still effective
  • A powerful flush keeps the bowl clean, minimizing cleaning
  • Expensive option for a toilet
  • Installation was challenging for some, consider hiring a professional

 

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The TOTO UltraMax II offers a lot of useful features as well as great efficiency and performance. Its one-piece construction allows you to clean and maintain the bowl with ease.

Furthermore, it features the CEFIONTECT glaze, making the bowl lubricious enough that particles won’t get attached to the bowl and develop bacteria. The TOTO UltraMax II is highly efficient, consuming only 1.28 GPF.

This system is a bit lighter than the previous one and weighs only 99 pounds.

Another cool thing about the UltraMax II is that it comes with a soft-close seat. The UltraMax II is made out of extremely durable and long-lasting china.

The elongated shape, as well as the universal height, offer great comfort.

Plus, the UltraMax II is EPA WaterSense certified, ADA-compliant, CEC, and CALGreen compliant.

Read our full review of the TOTO UltraMax II here.


New Improvements (since previous Ultramax model)
  • Unlike the previous model, the Ultramax II is EPA WaterSense certified
  • New TOTO Tornado flush system creates cyclonic action that helps to clean the waste as well as the bowl itself
  • Much more water-efficient, consumes 1.28 GPF vs 1.6 GPF for the prior model
  • The CEFiONTECT glaze of the flush prevents the sticking of the wastes unlike the previous versions
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Color Options

  • Cotton (01)
  • Bone (03)
  • Colonial White (11)
  • Sedona Beige (12)
  • Ebony (51, not available in CeFiONtect)

Seat Options

  • SS114 SoftClose seat

Other UltraMax II Models

 

Our Final Take

Always a good sign when customers come back and purchase a second one, which is the case with this toilet.  While a couple of reviewers mention clogging issues, most are happy with the powerful flush of this toilet.  The one-piece design offers a sleek, modern look that customers love.

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7. TOTO Drake II

 

Key Features
  •   Flush Score:   800 MaP
  • Water Consumption: 1.0 GPF
  •  Bowl Shape: Elongated
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  • Flushing System: Dynamax Tornado Flush
  • Flush Type: Single
  • Style: Two-Piece
  • Certification: IAPMO(cUPC), ASME, CALGreen WaterSense
  • Dimensions:
    • Toilet – 28.5″ x 16″ x 30″
    • Trapway – 2.12″
    • Rough-in (12″)
    • Seat Height – 17.25″
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TOTO CST454CUFG#01 Drake II dimensions

  • Installation is straightforward, even for those wiht little experence
  • Very stylish, modern design for your space
  • Noticeable water savings, especially if you have an older toilet
  • Durable design holds up over time
  • Not very compact, review specs to ensure you have teh space

 

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The TOTO Drake II is just about one of the most stylish TOTO toilets from this series. Although this toilet is known for being very quiet, it manages to provide powerful flushes.

The Drake II uses gravity flush technology and consumes only 1.28 GPF. The TOTO Drake II is also ADA-compliant, and the elongated shape of the toilet makes it very comfortable.

The trapway is wide, fully glazed, and computer design.

This toilet has a 12-inch rough-in, making it easy to set up and install.

Plus, it weighs only 94 pounds. The design of the Drake II is modern, minimalistic, and stylish. Just like the previous model, the Drake II is also available in four colors. Cotton white is the most popular option among buyers.

However, it is also available in sedona beige, colonial white, and bone. As this toilet is made out of vitreous china, it is very durable and long-lasting.

Read our in-depth review of TOTO Drake toilets.


Color Options

  • Cotton (01)
  • Bone (03)
  • Colonial White (11)
  • Sedona Beige (12)
  • Ebony (51)

Seat Options

  • SS224 SoftClose seat
  • SS214 SoftClose seat
  • SS204 SoftClose seat
  • SS114 SoftClose seat

Other Drake II Models

 

Our Final Take

One buyer was so please with this toilet that they penned a poem!  “With one gallon per flush, we’re doing our part. Saving water for the drought.” Customers like the water efficiency of this toilet and shared that it cuts down on their cleaning time.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are Tankless Toilets Less Noisy?

Although it may seem like tankless toilets are less noisy, it still depends on many other factors, like the pressure and the amount of water a toilet needs. If a toilet needs a lot of pressure to provide a powerful flush, it is more likely to be loud. The same goes for the amount of water.

Is there a quiet flushing toilet?

Yes, there are many quiet flush toilets. Flushing noise depends on a toilet’s flushing system. More advanced systems tend to have reduced noise.

What is the least noisy toilet?

The quietest toilet on the market is the Kohler Wellworth. The toilet is a fantastic unit overall, as its design maximizes both comfort and efficiency. The Wellworth’s low water consumption and quiet flush truly makes it hard to beat.

How do I make my toilet flush quieter?

To make your toilet quieter, make sure to tighten every pipe. Afterwards, look into the tank to see if there’s any underlying issue that’s causing excessive noise, such as an improperly adjusted flapper.

You can also adjust your water level in the tank by adjusting the fill valve’s level. The lower the water in the tank, the noisier the flushes tend to be.

Are tankless toilets quiet?

While tankless toilets can be quiet, not every tankless toilet is equal. It all depends on the model. Some tankless toilets are equipped with noise-reducing flushing technology which drastically decreased their noise level.
However, other models can produce as much noise as a conventional tank toilet.

Is tornado flush quiet?

TOTO’s Tornado Flush system is powerful yet quiet. The advanced flushing technology uses less water and produces less noise compared to its competitors.

Final Verdict

Don’t let a noisy toilet disrupt your sleep, threaten your privacy, or wake up your baby again! Noisy toilets are caused by common, fixable issues that you can easily identify and remedy. And if you don’t deal with the hassle, or just want to start out with a low-noise toilet, there are plenty on the marketplace to choose from. Happy flushing!