Most People Don’t Know The Story Behind This Common Pittsburgh Home Amenity

Most of us Pittsburghers already know about the Pittsburgh toilet. In fact, a lot of us probably have had or currently have one in our homes. But, ask a newcomer to the Burgh about the unique Pittsburgh amenity and you’re likely to get a raised eyebrow or a confused look. Here’s the story of the Pittsburgh toilet.

Do you remember the first time you saw your first Pittsburgh toilet? Did your family members use it or was it merely used as a sewage pipe?