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How Often Should Water Coolers Be Cleaned?

Posted by on May 4th 2021 in Water Coolers

The cool, refreshing taste of a glass of pure, fresh water from a water cooler is as revitalising as it is invigorating – especially on a hot day. But to get that same fresh taste day in, day out, your water cooler needs to be kept clean, germ-free, and safe for everybody to use.

How often should water coolers be cleaned?

Drinking water is good for you and it’s still the best choice of fluid intake to maintain overall good health. So we should all be drinking more of it throughout the day, to keep us hydrated and feeling alert wherever we...

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The Benefits Of Keeping Yourself Hydrated And Drinking More Water

Posted by on April 27th 2021 in Benefits of Water

Water. It might not look like anything fancy, but it’s essential to a healthy lifestyle and vital to your body in more ways than one. From maintaining your body temperature and flushing your toxins to simply quenching your thirst, there are plenty of benefits to drinking more water and increasing your hydration levels.

Hydration and nutrition

Our bodies are up to 60% water – even our blood is 90% water – so it makes sense that drinking more of it will keep your body’s levels nicely topped up. While the NHS Eat Well guide advises us to drink 6 to 8 glasses...

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Where Can I Rent A Water Cooler In London?

Posted by on April 12th 2021 in General

Whatever sector or industry you work in, if you’re heading into the office every day, or even working from home, quick, easy, and convenient access to fresh water is essential to you and your staff. But if you currently rent a water cooler in London or the southeast, are you getting the service and value for money you expect?

Rent a water cooler in London with Thirsty Work

Renting a water cooler is becoming more and more common in offices and workplaces all over the country, but especially in London and the southeast. Giving you total convenience, it’s often the best way...

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Do Water Coolers Need To Be Cleaned And Maintained?

Posted by on April 8th 2021 in Helpful Advice , Water Coolers

Whenever you use a water cooler, whether at work, in the gym, or in a waiting room, it’s bound to have been used by countless others before you. Every cooler must be safe for everyone to use, so water cooler cleaning and water cooler maintenance, both inside and outside, are essential to giving you a clean and hygienic experience. So what happens?

How clean is your cooler?

Up and down the country there are offices, factories, hospitals, and shops with water coolers giving fast and easy access to pure, chilled drinking water for everyone. They’re a great way to keep staff, customers,...

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Branded Glass Bottles: The Economic and Ecological Benefits For Your Hotel

Posted by on April 1st 2021 in General, Helpful Advice

For hotels and other hospitality sector businesses around the world, there is, by default, a lot of waste. According to Wrap, 62% of packaging and ‘non-food’ waste is recycled, and one of the highest levels of recycling is for glass. But with growing urgency to reduce and reuse, branded glass bottles could be a way for your hotel to market your brand values and reduce your environmental impact.

Recycle, reduce, and reuse

In the 21st century, recycling, reducing, and reusing is now as much a global necessity as it is a positive step in boosting your venue’s eco-credentials. While glass is 100%...

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Thirsty Work: The Water Supplier Of Choice For TV And Film Production Companies

Posted by on March 15th 2021 in General

Following our recent merger with Aquachill, Thirsty Work has been able to grab an opportunity to take our brand and products into the South East. As well as supplying our water and coolers to homes and businesses from our new base, we’ve also been able to open up a new market in the world of TV and film production.

Three core values

As an independent brand, Thirsty Work prides itself on three core values of flexibility, adaptability, and reliability. These credentials give us an advantage over larger corporations, and with them, we’re able to give our customers everything they need and more...

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Top 5 Myths About Water Coolers

Posted by on March 5th 2021 in General

Having a water cooler in your office, workplace, gym, or even your home is more common than ever. But even though they’re a popular, efficient, and eco-friendly way to keep everyone hydrated, there are still a few mainstream mistruths that surround them. Let’s get some facts checked and debunk the top 5 myths about water coolers.

Myth 1: Water coolers are expensive

One stumbling block for many people before installing a water cooler is that it will be too expensive with no economic benefit. At Thirsty Work, all our mains fed and bottled water coolers are rented so you have no big...

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Does Bottled Water Expire And How Can You Tell?

Posted by on March 3rd 2021 in General

A water cooler can give you the refreshing taste of pure-filtered, chilled water whenever you want it. But what about the bottled water itself – does it expire or go off? Does it have a use-by date? Will it get contaminated? These are all common questions people ask when they start using a water cooler for the first time, so let’s give you some answers.

Does bottled water expire?

Everything has an expiry date and bottled water is no different – even ours! To make sure you can enjoy its pure, fresh taste for as long as possible, each of our 18.9...

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Do Hot Water Dispensers Save Money?

Posted by on February 10th 2021 in Hot Water Dispensers

If your team are big tea or coffee drinkers in the office, plenty of working hours across the year can go missing as they wait for that kettle to boil. But with a mains fed hot water dispenser in place, you can reclaim those hours, saving energy and money in the process, as well as having steaming hot water, literally, on tap.

Instant hot water

According to npower, one of the UK’s leading energy companies, and their FAQs, they say that “the average kettle holds 1.5 litres of water and uses about 0.1 kWh of electricity to boil for 3 minutes. That’s...

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Why Hand Gel Dispensers Are Vital For Your Business

Posted by on February 4th 2021 in Helpful Advice

Hand hygiene is always an essential part of everyday life, but as we continue through the realities of COVID-19, it’s more important than ever. And if you’re running a business with staff and regular visitors or customers, a steady supply of hand sanitiser is vital to protect them and your business.

A duty of care

Business health and safety is relevant at any time and covers multiple areas. And according to the government’s Health and Safety Executive agency, it’s “an employer's duty to protect the health, safety, and welfare of their employees and other people who might be affected by their business....

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