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How to Maintain a Porta Potty Overnight

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If you're using or renting a porta potty for any length of time, you're going to have to perform some minor upkeep to make sure that the porta potty is both usable and pleasant for those who may be using it. With a little care, you can ensure that the facilities are ready to go when you need them. Basic Porta...

How Do Porta Potties Work?

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Have you ever stopped to think about how a porta-potty actually works? If you're like most people, the answer is probably a resounding "no!" However, if you're the type of person who enjoys learning about how different technologies work (yes, a porta-potty is a technology), you just might be intrigued by the process involved in a working porta-potty. Materials and Construction The...

Nicest Bathrooms Around the World

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Some days, it's hard to imagine an amazing public restroom. And yet, there are amazingly nice public restrooms throughout the world that will impress even the pickiest person. Let's look at some of them. Varsity Theater, Minneapolis, MN This restroom is by far one of the most amazing. With its fanciful brick art that adds charm and whimsy, to the full view...

Bathroom Pet Peeves

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Sharing the bathroom with a friend, partner, or roommate requires diplomacy and skill. Here, we've listed a few common bathroom pet peeves, as well as potential solutions, so you and your housemates can share a bathroom in peace and harmony. Leaving Towels or Clothes on the Floor Whether it's towels, socks, or underwear, neat people generally hate picking up after their not-so-neat...

Porta Potty Etiquette 101

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Let’s face it, handling your business in a porta potty isn’t quite the same as taking care of things in your own home bathroom. But porta potties are necessary amenities on construction sites, while you’re tailgating, at outdoor concerts and attending other large outdoor events. But when you gotta go, you gotta go! The fact is that when you have a large...

Fun Facts About Porta Potties

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Portable restrooms, or porta potties as they're often known, are a staple at large outdoor events (i.e. tailgates, concerts, family reunions, weddings, etc.), as well as construction sites, emergency service projects and remodeling gigs. Arguably, they're one of the most under appreciated amenities at events and sites, despite the somewhat odd reputation that they may have in society. On a similar...

Comparing the Sizes of Our Porta Potties

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Porta potties come in all sorts of shapes, sizes, and accommodations. We keep a variety of potties available so that we can service you no matter what need you may have. We can offer just the right porta potty units for you whether you are having an outdoor wedding, a graduation party, a concert or festival, a corporate event, a...

Planning a Fall Wedding? Here’s All You Need to Know

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As your wedding approaches, you may be feeling overwhelmed with major decisions. Luckily, you're getting married at a time of the year when natural beauty is everywhere. These tips will help you take full advantage of the strengths of the fall season, and also address the concerns associated with getting married during this time of year. Picking the Setting You'll be hosting...

Porta Potties and their Carbon Footprint

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Although porta potties may be a necessity in some situations, they can have their disadvantages. Most people associate visiting the traditional portable toilet with a combination of unsightly images and smells. Furthermore, because of the chemicals and waste disposal processes they use, portable toilets can also put a strain on the environment. Fortunately, recent developments in the industry may improve...