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Three signs your current const...

If you manage a construction site, you are legally responsible for providing the appropriate welfare facilities on site for all site staff and visitors. Although this tends to vary depending on a number of factors including the number of personnel operating on site and the work being carried out, there are some general rules that any construction site must adhere to in order to protect the wellbeing of its team.…

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Do portable toilets offer any ...

When you think about chemical toilet hire, the word ‘chemical’ might make it seem that these units are anything but kind to the environment. But you’d be wrong. There are actually several benefits of temporary toilet hire that can help safeguard our natural environment and help the people using the units stay happy and healthy. They’re used for a wide range of purposes including outdoor events and on construction sites…

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Organising an outdoor event? H...

If you’re organising an outdoor event this year, you’re sure to be busy arranging food stalls, entertainment, ticket booths and publicising your event so that visitors are encouraged to come along. One of the last things on your mind is probably toilet hire, so Letloos is on hand to make this part of the process as simple as possible, meaning you can carry on planning to ensure that your event…

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What does the HSE expect from ...

Staying on the right side of the law and maintaining good standards of safety is crucial for any workplace, but construction sites must be particularly stringent in their adherence to guidelines set down by the Health and Safety Executive. One of the most crucial, yet most often overlooked elements of construction site facilities are toilets and showers. These units are not a nice to have addition to the site, but…

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Five myths about portable toil...

If you’re thinking of hiring portable toilets for a wedding, outdoor community event or to provide facilities to contractors and staff on building sites, you might be put off by some common misconceptions about portable toilets that aren't exactly showing them in the best possible light.  As portable toilet, hand wash stations and shower units suppliers, we come across some completely untrue statements from people who believe the myths surrounding…

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What do you need to do before ...

When you're organising an event, whatever the nature or size of that event, portable toilets are an absolute must. They are indispensable in fact to keep your guests healthy and happy during their visit. What your attendees don't see of course is the amount of hard work and organisation that goes into finetuning every small detail that contributes to their experience behind the scenes, and it can be a stressful…

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How to estimate the number of ...

Event planning can be stressful, especially when it comes to working out how many portable toilets you'll need to provide to ensure that there are enough facilities to cater for your attendees without blowing a big hole in your budget.  As portable toilet rental specialists, Letloos are experts in helping event organisers get the right number of portable toilets for their outdoor events. Read on for our comprehensive guide, designed…

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Hot Wash Toilet Benefits for C...

Construction sites often have no access to regular toilet facilities, which poses the problems of worker comfort and hygiene conditions. This blog shares the benefits that come from hiring a portable hot wash toilet unit that solves the problems you face at your construction site. What Is a Portable Hot Wash Toilet? A hot wash toilet is a portable toilet unit that includes facilities for hand-washing with warm or hot…

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Winter Weather and Portable To...

If you are looking to hire a portable toilet in the winter months, you may be wondering whether you require a completely different setup to the toilets found up and down the length of the country during popular festivals and on summer construction sites. The short answer to this query is “no”. While it’s possible to hire the same type of portable toilet all year-round, some types might make life…

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Which Chemicals Are Used in a ...

Portable toilets don’t typically bring to mind images of pristine, gorgeous-smelling facilities. Our toilets are kept as welcoming as possible through steam cleaning, the use of quality chemicals and regular servicing (including all-important toilet roll replacement!). The chemicals we use in our chemical toilets for hire are necessary for destroying odours and maintaining high-cleaning standards in line with the most rigorous regulations. What Chemicals Are Used in Portable Toilets? Previously,…

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How Portable Toilets Help On-S...

Portable Toilets and On-Site Productivity One might not hear the words ‘portable toilets for construction sites’ and automatically think about the productivity benefits they offer. Having facilities for workers isn’t just a legal requirement, it’s a sound business decision. This blog shows just how useful a quality portable toilet can be on-site. Why (Consistent) On-site Productivity Is Important We’ve all been in a situation where a deadline is looming because…

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How do portable toilets work?...

How do portable toilets work? If you’ve spent any time at a music festival or at a construction site then you are probably familiar with portable toilets. You may even have used one yourself! But if you’re planning to hire a portable toilet for your event or a construction site, then it’s best to familiarise yourself with the basics. What is a portable toilet? A chemical portable toilet is a…

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How many portable toilets do y...

We understand that if you’re planning an event, there are a lot of variables to take into account. One of the most important ones to get right has to be the toilet facilities. We Brits may be famous for our love of a queue, but if your guests are standing around in a queue for a loo, you can be sure they’ll be pretty disgruntled. So, how do you work…

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