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A hand dryer with a drip tray that doesn’t need emptying – a facility managers dream product?
31/03/2019
A Safe, Efficient and Cost-Effective Addition… Water Drip Trays A maintenance and potential safety issue with blade style hand dryers is having excess water pool on the floor. This creates a maintenance task, as your sta …
5 Choices to Design a Minimalist Commercial Washroom
04/03/2019
How to Easily Design a Minimalist Commercial Washroom Public buildings that are used by crowds of people can benefit from a minimalism interior design approach, to balance the clutter and soothe the spirit. The elements shoul …
How to Discourage Toilet Users from Flushing Paper Towels
25/02/2019
Five Tips to Stop Toilet Users Flushing Paper Towels It is oneof the most common tasks for public toilet cleaners and maintenance staff: a toilet is unusable because there is a paper clog caused by paper towels or an excessiv …
Public toilet anxiety – a helpful guide for sufferer, bathroom designer and facility management
25/02/2019
How to Eliminate Public Toilet Anxiety Have you ever experienced toilet anxiety? You know the feeling when you feel pressured to “go” in public, or when there are other people waiting? This is an issue for many peop …
7 Facts about Paper Hand Towels
20/02/2019
Here’s the Real Facts on Paper Hand Towels Here are seven facts you should keep in mind when deciding whether to keep paper hand dispensers, or switch to hand dryers: 1. Paper Towels cannot be recycled Paper towels are …
The Truth about Hand Dryers Without Heat
11/02/2019
Can Hand Dryers Work Effectively without Heat? Drying hands fast doesn’t require heat. Old fashioned conventional hand dryers which had low speed motors used heat to try to evaporate water off the hands. This is time consum …
How can the worst freeway service stations in Australia improve?
04/02/2019
Five Ways to Improve Freeway and Motorway Service Stations Freeway and motorway service stations are an essential part of every long journey.  A report by Canstar Blue highlighted the best and worst service stations in Austr …
In a Australian washroom what is the hand dryer to sink ratio?
10/12/2017
What is the correct number of electrical points to install in an Australian public washroom? Well there is no definitive amount but here are some guidlines The amount of hand dryers needed depends on the expected traffic in the w …
Which Hand Dryer? Dyson Airblade V HU02 or the Dryflow G-Force MKII?
31/05/2017
The hand dryer market is always advancing in revolutionary technology to keep dry speeds fast, energy levels low, noise levels at a minimum and construction solid.  Although not the most complicated job of an electrician&rsqu …
4 Great Options to Keep the Hands Toasty Warm in Winter
10/11/2016
Autumn has arrived and suddenly there is a change in the weather, a coldness that hasn’t been felt for a few months, even though our summers tend not to be the warmest, there is a definite crispness in the air.  Out com …