everything you need to know about your home septic system

everything you need to know about your home septic system

Keeping Portable Toilets Safe For Use During Your Outdoor Event

by Suzanne Wilson

If you are hosting a large event where portable toilets will be a necessity, there are some steps you can take to ensure they work properly throughout the day or night without unfortunate mishaps. Portable toilets are a great convenience for those attending the event if they are cared for properly during the length of their stay. Here are some tips you can use to ensure the portable toilets you rent are kept in the best possible condition so guests can continue using them without injury or unfortunate downtime.

Use Proper Placement

When the toilet rental service arrives to drop off your units, point out the area you had designated for their use during the event. Make sure the ground is level and dry before the service arrives so you are not searching for an appropriate placement when you have other tasks to tend to. Check the path from the event to the facilities for any rocks or branches and remove them beforehand. The selected spot should be near enough to the event where guests can see the units and get to them without incident. It should also be discreetly off to the side instead of right in the middle of the event activities.

Stay On Top Of Weather

If you know weather conditions are expected to be dicey as the event is held, additional steps may need to be taken to secure portable toilets into place. Windy conditions require that the units are staked into the ground so there are no tipping accidents when a gust blows through. The rental service will anchor the units into place through holes in the bottom of the skid each unit rests upon, helping to keep them upright. Should a unit tip, call the service immediately to upright it so contamination to your property is less likely. If you are holding a winter event, opt for salt water portable toilets so the toilets don't freeze during cooler temperatures.

Keep Units Clean And Fresh

Portable toilets are delivered in a sanitized state so there is no need to worry about cleaning them upon their arrival. If several guests will be using the units throughout the event, designate someone to check on the interiors periodically so unclean conditions can be fixed before they get out of hand. This person can make sure the units have adequate paper products, soap, or antibacterial lotion inside as well. Add some fresh flowers, potpourri in baskets, or air fresheners to each unit to help keep them smelling nice throughout the event. Contact a business, such as Toilets On the Go LLC, for more information.   


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