What You Need to Know Before Renting Portable Restrooms

What You Need to Know Before Renting Portable Restrooms

 

Considering a portable restroom or sink for your next special event? What about how many you might need? How many sinks per restroom is appropriate? Are all portable restrooms wheelchair accessible? These questions can sometimes be tricky to answer, but they are necessary for planning a successful event. We provide tips below to know when a portable restroom or sink may be required, and the regulations surrounding wheelchair accessible restrooms for your next special event.

When Should I Get a Portable Restroom for My Event?

If you’re looking for a portable restroom, you can choose between standalone portable restrooms or a restroom trailer. Standalone restrooms work well for most all events as the organizer can order exactly the number of portables needed for the expected attendance with the appropriate handicap accessible portables and portable sinks. Alternatively, a Restroom trailer may better suit your needs For events with a more upscale appeal When

determining how many restrooms you may need, don’t forget the golden rule: for every 50 people at your event you should typically have at least 1 restroom available. Check out our guide for more information on determining how many restrooms you may need.

How Many Wheelchair Accessible Bathrooms Do I Need?

There are certain regulations put into place by the ADA concerning the need for wheelchair accessible portable restrooms. Generally, we suggest 1 handicapped portable for every 20 standard portables. As well, if you choose to order a restroom trailer for your event, you must also have a handicap accessible restroom trailer or portable handicap – to ensure that all your attendees are receiving equal treatment. It is also important to ensure that the placements of these restrooms are easily accessible and that users won’t have to step on a curb to access them.

Should I Rent Portable Sinks for My Event?

Portable sinks provide a hand-washing facility that acts as the first line of defense against the spread of germs. These portable sinks are especially important if you are holding an event where food and drink are involved. Not only is it important for a successful event, but in Florida, it is required for portable sinks to be present at all events. For determining how many portable sinks you may need, remember this rule of thumb: 1 portable sink for every 10 standard portables.

When planning your next event, don’t forget about the importance of portable restrooms and sinks for your guests. With the addition of these necessities, you can greatly improve the quality of your event and exceed any expectations regarding sanitary needs. For your portable restroom or sink needs choose Anderson Rentals, because we go where you go.

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