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How Can I Cut Down on the Odors and Germs in a Portable Toilet?

July 11, 2014

Cutting down odors and germs in your portable toilet

Porta PottyPortable toilets are known for not smelling particularly good and for possibly containing a lot of germs. Some of these germs can make people really sick. If you are holding a major event or you are a construction company you are going to have a portable toilet around and thus you need to take precautions to make sure you have eliminated the germs and odors.

The best way to make sure that you hire an attendant to clean it regularly, the portable toilet needs to be cleaned at least once a week. Even before you hire an attendant there are things you can do to make sure your toilet stays germ free.

One way to make your portable toilet as germ free as possible is to offer paper seat covers in your unit. The seat cover guards people from the germs of the toilet and it also keeps the toilets seat clean. The paper seat cover is a great tool to keep your portable toilet clean.

You also need to provide an area for people to wash their hands using antibacterial soap. This helps to neutralize any germs that people who have used your portable toilet have come into contact with. Antibacterial soap is a necessity in any public restroom and it is especially necessary in a portable toilet.

If you want to neutralize the smell of your portable toilet, then there are detergent solutions that deodorize your toilet. These solutions go in the water of the toilet and they reduce the number of germs and the keep the unit smelling clean. Detergent solutions are a great way to make sure that your portable toilet keeps smelling fresh and clean.

You need to get your portable toilet cleaned regularly. This cleaning includes both disinfecting and sanitizing the toilet. All of the surfaces need to be cleaned with soap and water and bleached as well. After the portable toilet has to be cleaned it needs to be air dried.

Portable toilets need to be cleaned and maintained in order to prevent germs and odors that can be dangerous and unhealthy.

If you are in need a porta-potty rental, call Honeybucket at (512) 309-4609 today!