Latest Blog Posts

How we’re trading outside the EU to continue our growth
17/11/2017
When the Brexit vote hit, some businesses may have thought it was the apocalypse! For others, such as ourselves, it was taken as a chance to make a positive out of a major change in circumstances and look at other strategies to im …
4 benefits of recessed hand dryers
03/11/2017
Not a new phenomenon in the hand dryer world yet becoming more and more popular is the recessed variety of hand dryer.  There are some really good performing dryers in this category.  The recessed hand dryer has many ben …
Challenges facing University Estates and Maintenance teams
27/10/2017
Universities are the most complex estates to manage. A red brick university would typically comprise of buildings dating back several hundred years, a random selection of buildings acquired over time to facilitate expansion of dif …
How can the worst motorway service stations in the UK improve?
20/10/2017
Motorway service stations, love them or hate them are an important part of every long journey.  A report by Transport focus, recently reported by the BBC has highlighted the best and worst in the UK and it&rsqu …
9 Antibacterial Product Choices for Commercial Washrooms
19/10/2017
Many bathroom fittings include additives that stop bacterial growth, like the Microban® of Koala baby changing tables or the BioCote® Silver Ion Technology of our Ponte Giulio grab bars. However, there are sanitary applian …
Sheffield's Gardeners Rest pub's big day saved by quick intervention
06/10/2017
Intelligent Hand Dryers, in true “DIY SOS” style, have been delighted to answer the call of the Gardeners Rest Community Society Ltd in their hour of need by donating hand dryers and soap dispensers for the Gardeners R …
IFS Welcomes Ponte Giulio’s Coloured Grab Rails to the Mobility Range
04/10/2017
We aim to keep increasing inclusivity in commercial washrooms, therefore we have started to collaborate with the Italian manufacturer Ponte Giulio, experts in the bathroom field since 1959. Healthcare facilities in the UK loo …
Hand dryers can literally save you hundreds and thousands of pounds!
25/09/2017
Is the building you work at, or are accountable for, provide paper towels in the washroom areas?  If you are responsible for saving the building substantial amounts of money, then you really need to look at these figures belo …
Which Hair Dryer for Demanding Locations? Valera Hotello Super or Mediclinics Machflow?
19/09/2017
At high traffic locations, any commercial hair dryer must be equipped with a long-life motor as well as a hard-wearing manufacture to bear the heavy use of tens of visitors per day. As we explained in our Guide to Choose a Commerc …