• People from around the world have shared the biggest
    design fails
  • Some of them will leave you asking: ‘what were they
    thinking?’
  • Includes disabled toilet located up a flight of
    stairs to seats you can’t even sit on

They spend years studying architecture in the hope of making
the public’s life easier with their work but, as these photos
prove, some designers really need to go back to the drawing
board.

People from around the world have taken to ViralNova to share the
biggest design fails they’ve witnessed – and some of them
will leave you asking: ‘what were they thinking?’.

From a disabled toilet located up a flight of stairs to seats
you can’t even sit on, these comical snaps shared online
showcase some of the worst building work ever
undertaken. 

People from around the world have taken to social media to share the biggest design fails they've seen on their travels - including a disabled toilet situated up a flight of stairs

People from around the world have taken to social media to
share the biggest design fails they’ve seen on their
travels – including a disabled toilet situated up a flight
of stairs

Some of the fails - including a toilet placed miles away from the toilet roll dispenser - actually make the public's lives harder rather than easier

Some of the fails – including a toilet placed miles away
from the toilet roll dispenser – actually make the public’s
lives harder rather than easier

The stairs that lead to nowhere! The person who captured this photo suggested that the designer ran out of money for a door 

The stairs that lead to nowhere! The person who captured
this photo suggested that the designer ran out of money for
a door 

If this classroom overheats they'll have to make do with a cracked open window because there's absolutely no chance this fan can be turned on

If this classroom overheats they’ll have to make do with a
cracked open window because there’s absolutely no chance
this fan can be turned on

Looking for a cheap seat at a concert? You could always make do with this pop down seat that you can't even sit on

Looking for a cheap seat at a concert? You could always
make do with this pop down seat that you can’t even sit on

Safety features are supposed to make people's lives easier in an emergency but this set up will apparently do quite the opposite 

Safety features are supposed to make people’s lives easier
in an emergency but this set up will apparently do quite
the opposite 

A builder bizarrely decided to build a house around a tree - and let it protrude through a roof

A builder bizarrely decided to build a house around a tree
– and let it protrude through a roof

Students who were fed up of this design fail decided to take matters into their own hands

Students who were fed up of this design fail decided to
take matters into their own hands

Disabled spots are are supposed to make the immobile's lives easier but they're likely to face the wrath of the people they'd block in here

Disabled spots are are supposed to make the immobile’s
lives easier but they’re likely to face the wrath of the
people they’d block in here

Again, this curious disabled spot will have you questioning what exactly was running through the designer's mind

Again, this curious disabled spot will have you questioning
what exactly was running through the designer’s mind

Fancy parking your car in this garage? So long as it's a flying car, you'll have no qualms 

Fancy parking your car in this garage? So long as it’s a
flying car, you’ll have no qualms 

This hand rail, which practically touches the stairs, was clearly designed with tiny people in mind 

This hand rail, which practically touches the stairs, was
clearly designed with tiny people in mind 

Someone enjoying a holiday abroad captured this nonsensical design  

Someone enjoying a holiday abroad captured this nonsensical
design  

No room with a view! This balcony was a little pointless as it didn't serve any room 

No room with a view! This balcony was a little pointless as
it didn’t serve any room 

Slide to nowhere! This creepy looking slide in a children's playground had a black pit at the bottom

Slide to nowhere! This creepy looking slide in a children’s
playground had a black pit at the bottom