UK manufacturer announces new toilet alarm control panel

Baldwin Boxall is pleased to announce the introduction of a new toilet alarm system which will be available in October this year. The control panel certainly looks stylish and is packed with some great features. Baldwin Boxall staff at Firex reported that this system received a lot of interest from visitors to their stand at this year’s International Firex. Users…

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Red is the colour – Virgin Trains choose Colani toilet seats for on-board refresh

Virgin Trains have chosen a vibrant red Colani toilet seat from Pressalit Care for their fleet of East Coast Mainline trains. Matching Virgin Trains distinctive corporate colours, the Colani toilet seat offers a range of special features that makes it the ideal choice for on-board installation where comfort is a chief consideration. Andrew Lowndes of Pressalit Care says, “Always seeking…

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Changing the options for accessible toilets

Making ‘reasonable adjustments’ to the built environment to ensure compliance with the Equality Act is being made easier with the launch of a new solution for ‘away from home’ accessible toilets. Space To Change toilets plug the gap between conventional (Building Regulations Approved Document M 2013) wheelchair-accessible toilets, and the ‘desirable’, additional, larger and better equipped Changing Places+ toilets. The…

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Portaloo launches new guide to specifying accessible washrooms

  Portaloo, part of the Portakabin Group, has launched a new guide to help facilities and estates managers specify toilets and washrooms for people with disabilities, including those who are unable to use standard accessible toilets. Regulations are in place requiring building owners and service providers to make reasonable adjustments to their premises to cater for people with a wide…

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The changing face of public leisure

Washroom design and manufacturer, Washroom Washroom has completely refreshed the changing areas at a busy public leisure centre, delivering on practicality as well as style. Brixton Leisure Centre, a vibrant family friendly leisure centre run by charitable enterprise, Greenwich Leisure Limited, has been refurbished to provide some of the best facilities in London. It boasts a swimming pool, state-of-the-art gym,…

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Future-proofing holistic approach to student needs

Delivery of high quality education that meets individual needs is being fulfilled in London Borough of Havering through an innovative approach to inclusivity. Havering College of Further & Higher Education in Hornchurch has just opened a new hygiene room at its Ardleigh Campus, to compliment existing facilities at its Quarles Campus, Harold Hill, and ensure the College is fully accessible…

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Who assesses how effective you are?

 Many businesses pride themselves on the standard of cleaning and maintenance of the building they occupy or that they are responsible for cleaning. The most frequent place visited by most users of the building is the washrooms. First impressions count and high standard must be achieved consistently if the provider’s reputation is to be maintained. As a service provider how…

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Just another day at the office for Washroom Washroom

Innovative washroom manufacturer, Washroom Washroom, has recently completed the installation of new washrooms on three levels of a prestigious central London office building. The building boasts a superb location in the heart of London’s thriving West End, next to iconic department store Fortnum and Mason, and provides flexible office space specifically for SMEs. It has recently undergone a complete refurbishment…

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Formica Group launches its enhanced Washroom Collection

Formica Group addresses the demand for design versatility and bespoke interior schemes in the washroom sector with the launch of the extended Formica® Washroom Collection. A comprehensive resource of materials and decors, the collection features a strong palette including 25 new decors, and introduces Younique® by Formica Group, a custom laminate service which allows architects, designers and fabricators to create…

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