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Traditional vs touchless taps

Design / 13.04.2021

Traditional vs touchless taps

Energy and water efficiency are key requirements increase in today's modern washroom but it's important to consider hygiene aspects. Are touchless products such as sensor taps the way forward to prevent the spread of germs? Discover the benefits of touchless taps over traditional taps...

Dart Valley Systems provide outdoor sanitiser stations for Torbay

Projects / 10.03.2021

Dart Valley Systems provide outdoor sanitiser stations for Torbay

DVS have recently provided areas around Torbay with bespoke outdoor sanitiser stations in the hope to encourage hand hygiene for shoppers in the high streets...

Anti-bullying, encouraging unisex washrooms...

Design / 22.02.2021

Anti-bullying, encouraging unisex washrooms...

By definition, bullying is “to use superior strength or influence to intimidate (someone), typically to force them to do something.” However, the very nature of bullying is subjective, as everybody has a different view and opinion of what bullying actually is. The National Anti-bullying survey 2017 found that 20% of all young people have experienced some form of bullying in the past year. But this problem has been happening for many years, and school toilets have been a prime spot for...

Franke provide bespoke sinks for historic wool market

Design / 14.01.2021

Franke provide bespoke sinks for historic wool market

Franke was thrilled to be chosen to supply a range of bespoke stainless steel sinks for the redevelopment of the Doncaster Wool Market which will open in Spring. The project consisted of 12 of the bespoke basins and 24 of Franke’s mixer taps.

Planox washtroughs

Design / 14.01.2021

Planox washtroughs

In highly frequented washrooms style and long lasting products are a must. A high standard of cleanliness and hygiene are also crucial in all washroom environments, particularly in food processing, laboratories and healthcare applications. Hand washing has a vital part to play in trying to increase washroom cleanliness. Franke has designed a new seamless range of washtroughs that are perfect for maximising hygiene.

One line one design

Design / 14.01.2021

One line one design

In today’s washroom environment, style and design are pinnacle factors in creating a long lasting impression for visitors and staff. Accessories are amongst one of the most important components when renovating or creating a new washroom design...

Wonderfully accessible washrooms

Design / 14.01.2021

Wonderfully accessible washrooms

Franke’s wonderfully accessible range is designed specifically for inclusive washroom facilities. The range includes accessible washbasins with integrated grab rails, Doc-M disabled bathroom packs, and matching accessories to complete the whole washroom design...

Chrome vs Stainless Steel

Design / 04.03.2020

Chrome vs Stainless Steel

There are many chrome and stainless steel products on the market, particularly in homes, hotels and many other bathrooms. There are pros and cons to each and both can seem aesthetically pleasing but which is the better product?

Washroom design trends

Design / 14.10.2019

Washroom design trends

‘Quality of washroom’ isn’t the first thing most people look for in a hotel or restaurant review. But it can be the one thing that turns a potential 5-star write up into a lukewarm 3-star disappointment.