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How Does A Portable Toilet Work?

We see them everywhere – at events, in construction sites, around public gatherings, and more. But few of us actually know how the humble portable toilet works. The fact is, a lot of history and technology goes into every portable toilet you see. A combinations of innovative technology and careful maintenance contributes to the operation of all portable toilets. In celebration of these humble, but vitally important installations, we’ve put together this brief answer to the simple question: how do portable toilets work?

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5 Benefits Of Temporary Power Pole Hire

Electricity drives our lives. Whether you’re at home, at work, or out and about, electricity is a necessity. However, sometimes power simply isn’t available. That often occurs on job sites, where a new building isn’t connected to power yet. It can also occur at outdoor events, where there are no power sources nearby. Generally speaking, it can occur when you least expect it. So what can you do when electricity isn’t available? The obvious solution is battery power, or generators. But battery power doesn’t match 240v power, and generators are noisy, costly, and inconvenient. That leaves the best choice: temporary power pole hire. Here’s why. Continue reading 5 Benefits Of Temporary Power Pole Hire

The Weird And Wonderful History Of Portable Toilet Design

Sometimes, you stumble across a little gem of historical interest. And that’s exactly what we’ve found looking into the history of portable toilet designs! The concept seems simple: a toilet with its own holding tank, and a portable structure. But when you look at the circumstances under which the humble portable toilet actually came to be, you find a story of responsive design, and historical reflection. So let’s take a look at the ins and outs of portable toilet designs!

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Identifying Hazards On A Construction Site

Construction sites: they are one of the most hazardous spaces to work in. But for so many Australians, construction sites are the daily norm. Hours upon hours are spent on construction sites across the country each day, and every one of those hours carries a different set of hazards. So make sure you and your team get home safely – learn about identifying hazards on a construction site. Because only when they are identified, can these hazards be addressed. Here are a few common hazards worth identifying on any construction site. Continue reading Identifying Hazards On A Construction Site

Wedding Toilet Hire: Inviting Portable Toilets To Your Wedding

A space on the guest list of any wedding is a coveted position. So you may not be too keen to give yours away to an old friend who you generally prefer to see in private. But, as with all wedding guest lists, there are one or two additions that simply must be made. And one of those is a portable toilet. It’s easy to get caught up in balloon arches, floral arrangements, seating plans and catering, but even the not-so-glamorous toilet needs a look in. And here’s why!

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Evolution Of The Portable Toilet: Then And Now

It’s always interesting to know the evolution of different technologies. The evolution of simple and complex technologies alike is always revealing – it gives us an insight into what life was like for earlier generations. And when it comes to insights, few are quite so candid as those offered by the evolution of the portable toilet. The humble portable toilet has come a long way since its conception. And, although we appreciate them to no end, reading about their evolution might make us appreciate them that little bit more! Continue reading Evolution Of The Portable Toilet: Then And Now

Strange And Weird Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Portable Toilets

Portable toilets: they occupy an important, but too often under recognised role in our society. Normally, portable toilets just fade into the background, whether they’re on a job site or at a music festival. But portable toilets have been around for a while. They began in a fascinating fashion as well: they were created in the early 20th century to reduce the time spent by dock workers, going to the toilet. Continue reading Strange And Weird Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Portable Toilets