LOVEABLE LOO Eco Toilet, Fully Assembled and Finished

LOVEABLE LOO Eco Toilet, Fully Assembled and Finished
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Larry the Cable Guy and the Loveable LooLoveable Loo - The Earth-Friendly Compost Toilet



As seen on the History Channel: Larry the Cable Guy's Only in America, May, 2013,and on Treehouse Masters (Animal Planet), Season 2, Episodes 5 and 6.

This is an eco-potty for permanent indoor (or outdoor) household use, office, bedroom, camping, shop, garage, barn, or emergency toilet use. No water, electricity, venting, plumbing or chemicals required. Odor-free when properly managed. No urine separation required.

The shipping is included in the price (continental USA only). SHIPS BY UPS. Ships with a compost thermometer!

Average shipping costs are $65. If you want to pick up a loo at our warehouse in northwestern Pennsylvania, you can deduct $65 from the $299.00 and carry out a loo and accessories for $234.00.

Download the Instructions

Watch our videos about this sanitation system.

Need extra receptacles?

Need compostable plastic bag toilet liners?

The story of the Loveable Loo®:

Who would'a thunk it? A toilet that people love? When Jenkins wrote the Humanure Handbook and thereby introduced the world to the "humanure toilet," he didn't expect people to write to him saying they love their little compost toilets, but many did. Lots of proud humanure composters sent photos of their lovable toilets, some of which are posted on our website. They built their own toilets from instructions also posted on our website.

In time, people started asking Jenkins to provide them with these little toilets, already constructed. They wanted them for their homes, camps, cabins, cottages, and to keep in a basement corner for emergency use should the power go out.

The finished loo is approximately 18" wide, 21" long and a little higher than the toilet receptacle, approximately 17".


Larry the Cable Guy watches Loveable Loos being made on the History Channel's Only In America, May, 2013

Loveable Loo on Treehouse Masters

Larry the Cable Guy watches Loveable Loos being made on the History Channel's Only In America, May, 2013 (top). The Loveable Loo proves to be an effective toilet system in a tree house, as seen on Treehouse Masters (above).

How we make the Loveable Loo®



Lulu and the Loveable Loo:

Loveable Loos in Haiti:

What You Get With Your Loveable Loo®:

1. The toilet itself: 3/4" plywood (Minwax water-based polycrylic finish), glued and screwed together, hinged 3/4" plywood hardwood veneer top (with two coats Minwax), oak style wood core toilet seat. The toilet can be additionally painted or varnished, if desired, but is designed to be used as is.

2. Four green 5-gallon receptacles with lids (the receptacles are shipped in a separate box). The toilet receptacle is not UV rated. It is a high-density polyethylene that withstands temperatures up to 180 degrees Fahrenheit. The receptacles are labeled "Loveable Loo Toilet Receptacle - Use For No Other Purpose."

3. A "Read This First" instruction manual (can be read online).

4. A laminated "This is a Humanure Toilet" sign for posting by your toilet can be viewed online.

5. A copy of the Humanure Handbook, 3rd edition, a $25 value can also be read online.

6. A Reotemp 20" backyard compost thermometer, all welded stainless steel. Every serious composter should have one of these. This tool will allow you to monitor the temperature of your compost piles.

7. A plastic pail lid removing tool (sometimes it's hard to get the lids off the toilet receptacles when they're pushed on too tightly).


Average shipping costs are $65. If you want to pick up a loo at our warehouse, you can deduct $65 from the $299.00.


Loveable Loo in the News

Customer Testimonials:

"I bought your [Humanure Handbook] few years back and finally made a sawdust toilet last summer from your design plans for my yurt in VT. Just want you to know I am EXTREMELY happy with it. I had tried a number of other methods to deal with my humanure with unsatisfactory results. I really like using the toilet because it is quiet, no sound. Kind of a zen need to meditate just poop and pee-:). Anyway I just wanted to thank you."

"I was fortunate enough to be loaned a copy of the Humanure Handbook and to be honest, I can't say I was to enthused about reading about poo. However, of all the books I have read, I can honestly say I got through this one very quickly. The book is so well written both from a knowledge point of view and from a humourous point of view too. Some information was completely shocking and has certainly changed the way I view things.

We had not planned to convert to a compost toilet but we do not have a mains water supply and last summer was particularly dry for us in central Portugal with no rain for 10 months. This meant flushing the toilet was a complete waste of water. I reluctantly agreed to my wife's suggestion to convert to a compost toilet system and after reading the handbook and actually using the system, I can say I have been converted.

I built one based on your design and have since built a new one that incorporates a separate container for the cover material. The original one was transferred to a bedroom when my mother-in-law who is 82 came to visit. She needs the loo at night, but getting to the bathroom can be difficult at night time. But with the loveable loo in her bedroom, she said it was like having an en-suite.

So thanks for the information and thanks for a great loo."

"I love my Loveable Loo® and have had absolutely no problems with the system. I have no odors at the toilet or anywhere in my house which is a fairly open floor plan. In fact, because I did have to take out walls in the bathroom, the loo lived temporarily in the living room under a blanket so I'm VERY sure there is no odor with these toilets if the directions for using one are followed...So two months and going for forever! I love it. It works, it's clean, it's easy, it's inexpensive, takes very little time and it is exactly as you described it in the book. Again, I think people will have complete success with this, as I have had, if they just follow the directions in the Humanure Handbook. I am living in a strawbale home, I am off the grid with solar power and have been able to incorporate a lot of sustainable and green living practices. But I still had that flushing toilet and it really bugged me! Thank you so much for helping me get rid of it!"

"I just wanted to say thank you for doing your work so well. I just unpacked the crate and box of receptacles. The contents and packaging have been planned and thought out so carefully, everything we need and more. Thanks also for the gift book. I look forward to telling others about your product."

"I just wanted to say that my wife and I are very happy with your product. We have been working to be off grid including off sewer. We started with a very expensive complicated and large composting toilet from (...being nice...). It had a solar panel and fan and we had problems with toilet flies, smell and getting the waste out to the outside composting area. It was a disaster of the worst sort. The simple small Lovable Loo® has make our lives sooo much better."

"Bought two Loveable Loos® a few months ago and they are both in operation, one indoors one in an outhouse, and they both work great. Thank you for the free ''Balance Point'' book, that came with the loos. I read it and liked it very much. Keep up the great work."

"Using a Loveable Loo® was our first experience of using a toilet that didn't flush. Needless to say we were apprehensive at first, especially as we had chosen to make it the only kind of toilet in the barn that we were transforming into our home. Our fears were unfounded however and no one in our family has any complaints. Even guests are pleasantly surprised and our loo is now quite a conversation piece."

"I have purchased several of your “humanure” toilet systems and used them for several years. After having purchased and tried virtually every other composting system on the market, I have found yours to be the simplest and most effective (read, odor-free )."

"I live in Baja California, Mexico on a ranch. We have a pizzerìa here and have used your humanure composting system here and I'm proud to say they work perfectly. What I love most is to be able to expose ordinary people to this system so they can see how clean, odor-free, and water saving this is. I bought your e-book (best book I've ever read)..."

SKU 35
Weight 0.10 lbs
Our price: $299.00
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Heavy Duty Compost Thermometer - Reotemp 48 Inch (A48PF)
Heavy Duty Compost Thermometer - Reotemp 48 Inch (A48PF)
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Mr. Joe Jenkins
Nov 4, 2013
I've been using one of these since 1977.
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Fran Paul
Sep 20, 2014
This is a great way not to use gallons of water and be kind to the environment. You need to get your preparation done before you set it up the system. You need to have a dry covered bin for the sawdust and your compost bin for the humanure ready.

Advantages: Easy to use and very satisfying.

Disadvantages: If you have more than two or three people in the house, the buckets fill up quickly.
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