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Transform Your Waiting Room into A Warm and Relaxed Environment

The indoor climate, especially the quality of the air, has a particularly great influence on the mood of waiting patients or customers. Waiting room is crucial and yet it is overlooked. Waiting a bit too long in a waiting room can be exhausting, however you get to forget about time when you are in a […]Read More
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Outdoor Water Fountains

Drinking Water Fountains offers a wide range of outdoor fountains suitable for any park, university, construction site, playground or outdoor space in general. Good reasons why you should have outdoor drinking fountains In extreme heat and high humidity, the presence of an adequate number of drinking fountains can prevent dehydration, excessive sweating and fainting. By […]Read More
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Easy and Fun Ways to Make Water Less Boring

Give your glass of water a flavour boost to ensure you get your recommended ounces per day. Drink Up! Okay, let’s get our facts straight! Water is not the most exciting drink in the world, but it’s probably the healthiest. Drinking water regulates body temperature, flushes out toxins, aids in digestion, and balances blood sugar, […]Read More
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Health Benefits of Drinking Water Fountains

Today with a new set of health challenges, drinking water fountains are still an important element of any healthy space. Drinking Water Fountains have become very popular over the last decade and everyday people are realizing the health benefits a fountain can have. Simply placing your water bottle in the designated space on the fountain […]Read More
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The Life Cycle of a Plastic Bag

Tuesday was International Plastic Bag Free Day and that got us thinking. Every time we visit the shops, we pop our groceries into a plastic bag and cart them to the car, then from the car to the house. But, you see, the life cycle of the humble plastic bags is actually a whole lot […]Read More
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Drinking Water Fountains Of The Month

Out of all the of the Drinking Water Fountains out there in the market and on our website, there are certain water fountains which simply outperform any other water fountain in its class. We dive into the 2 top Drinking Water Fountains in terms of functionality, style and price – all of which are important […]Read More
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How to save Water in a Drought

Global warming, climate change or extreme weather, call it what you want, the effects are being felt around the world. Cape Town is in the midst of a four-year-long drought, which has seen households limited to 50 litres of water per person per day. To put that in perspective; it equates to a third of […]Read More
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The Best Sources of Water for Your Body

Our bodies are made of mostly water. This is something that we have been told for a long time. When we are conceived, our bodies are made up of 99% water. Over time amount of water which makes up our bodies slowly depletes over the course of our lives. Avoiding dehydration will keep you healthy […]Read More
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Save Water This Summer

The water shortage catastrophe in the UK is becoming a distressing headache to everyday living in the UK as communities were left with no running water this past winter. The Water supply in the UK stems from rainfall, and in the light of scarce rainfall experienced in the winter months the need for saving water […]Read More
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Heavy Water – What Is It?

What is Heavy Water? Heavy water is identified as water that consists of both hydrogen and oxygen (components of normal water) however, the hydrogen elements are uncommon from normal water. In Heavy Water, the hydrogen atoms have deuterium isotopes rather than the more common protium isotopes. The main difference between deuterium and protium is that […]Read More
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How much water should you be drinking?

Is there a certain amount of water that I should be drinking in order to stay hydrated? There is no simple answer to this question. Everyone will require a different amount of water based on a variety of external factors, ranging from their size right through to the temperature. It is, however, important to know […]Read More
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How Drinking Fountains Can Reduce Plastic Waste In London

The mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, plans to improve drinking water access in London in an attempt to reduce plastic waste created by single-use plastic bottles. This is part of a 3-year plan to tackle the immense amount of plastic waste in the capital. The Way Forward The pilot scheme, which is part of a […]Read More
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Valentine’s Day Science for Kids

Many kids, when approached with a glass of water or told that it is bath time, will start running for the hills. But as soon as they see a sprinkler, swimming pool or even a water gun they’re over the moon. Why not make Valentine’s Day a little more exciting by doing water-based experiments with […]Read More
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Cutting Down Plastic Usage

In light of recent events, there are plans being drawn up for new drinking water fountains in London to cut the number of plastic bottles used. The draft London Plan, which is subject to public consultation, suggests new sites for parks and town centres. The report says that free fountains that can refill bottles and […]Read More
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Handwashing Water Temperature VS Germ Removal

A study conducted by Professor Donald Schaffner and researchers, at Rutgers University, has proven that cold water removes the same number of harmful bacteria as hot water. The Experiment Researchers placed high levels of harmful bacteria, multiple times, on the hands of 21 volunteers over a 6-month period. Each time the volunteers were required to […]Read More
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Why Your Pet Needs a Water Fountain

Water quality can either aid in, or hinder, you and your pet’s well-being. By providing your pet with clean, healthy water, you are not only increasing their life span but also building up their immune system and ability to fight infections. The 3 Reasons Your Pet Needs a Water Fountain  Prevent Infection Cats and dogs […]Read More
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DIY Outdoor Fountain Ideas

There is nothing more peaceful and tranquil than listening to an outdoor water fountain trickle water down its feature while you enjoy your morning fix. Come any season, UK homes are known for its picturesque gardens. Why not spruce your garden up by adding a beautiful garden fountain to take it to another dimension? We […]Read More
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Types Of Drinking Water Fountains

It is not possible to say which water fountain is best as each serves a different purpose within its own designated environment.  Staying hydrated is extremely important especially in warmer weather. Drinking water fountains placed strategically around recreational parks and other facilities are a good way to prevent dehydration and boost body functionality through the consumption […]Read More
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A Look At Drinking Fountain Prices In The UK

Are you in need of a drinking fountain but completely unsure of how to find the right long-term hydration? Well we have some good news for you then, in this article we explore the different types of fountains that are available and general drinking fountain prices of these units. Indoor Drinking Fountains Wall Mounted These […]Read More
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Drinking Water Fountain Troubleshooting

At Drinking Water Fountains, we stock a wide variety of drinking fountains that are suitable for all types of environments and sectors. We also strongly believe in ensuring that our customers’ needs and requirements are met when it comes to their preferred hydration solution. Drinking fountains are robust water dispensers that require little maintenance and […]Read More
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The Water Fountain of Youth

Water has been known to cure minor ailments faced and helps the body function in tough time. A full grown adult can go without food for weeks but water only a few days. Water Fountain of Youth It is no coincidence that water was referred to as “the fountain of youth” as water held a […]Read More
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Hydration | Drinking Water Compared To Other Drinks

Drinking water is undoubtedly the best for hydration. It contains no calories, doesn’t damage your teeth nor does it contribute to weight gain. However, 20-40% of the daily fluid intake is from food. Drinks other than water often contain calories, sugar, and/or caffeine. Caffeine has a diuretic effect so many people believe tea and coffee […]Read More
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Are Public Water Fountains Hygienic?

At common areas like parks, gyms, schools or universities its essential that there are easily accessible water solutions. However, many people question whether it’s sanitary to use a public drinking water fountain as so many people have used it before you have. We are about to explain the dirty and not so dirty truth. Debunking […]Read More
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Water Fountain Wonders

Fountains have a variety of different functionalities, from your conventional drinking water fountain to works of art for viewing pleasure. Why do we love water fountains so much? Fountains have become a point of gathering for tourists and locals to admire the culture, beauty and architecture. It’s a place where people play their music, sit […]Read More
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Drinking Water Fountain Hygiene

Drinking clean, pure water is almost as important as staying hydrated. It has been proven that children do not drink enough water at school, evidence shows that mild dehydration results in a measurable decline in mental performance. A recent study of young adults found that mental performance decreased by 10% when they were thirsty. The […]Read More
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How your body uses water

We all know water is extremely important for our bodies. You can last 3 weeks without eating any food but can only survive 3 days without drinking water! And that by the time you realise you are thirsty, you are already dehydrated. But do you know exactly why it’s so good for us and how […]Read More
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How To Effectively Clean Your Drinking Fountain

Adding an indoor or outdoor drinking water fountain to your environment is a great way to encourage our staff or customers to stay hydrated. To ensure your that your water dispenser has an increased lifespan, proper maintenance is key. If you’re worried that you just might blow a gasket trying to figure it out, we’ve […]Read More
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The Importance of Hydration during Sporting Events

Summer time is perfect for working out or playing sports while enjoying the long lasting light. Let’s face it, summer is definitely a favourite season for many. This does, however, require one to remain hydrated. Drinking Water Fountains are here to ensure your hydration is taken care of. When the heat strikes you will naturally […]Read More
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Drinking Water Fountains In Schools And Gyms

Drinking water fountains are a long-term hydration solutions that are built to withstand high demand environments. Having easy access to clean drinking water is essential in places such as schools and gyms. Investing in one or more fountains is important as it plays a major role in developing our bodies and brains. Water Fountains In […]Read More
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Advantages Of Owning A Water Fountain

There are approximately one-thousand reasons why you should own a drinking water fountain. In the 1900’s drinking water from a stream was the norm and well, drinkable. The water was pure and fresher than any other source of water. But today, streams and dams have been neglected and thus do not offer the cleanest drinking […]Read More
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Our Drinking Fountain Brands

In our inventory, we have a range of drinking water fountains for any and every environment. Whether you are looking for an outdoor, indoor, floor standing or a wall mounted drinking fountain – we stock them all. We have selected 3 brands to highlight in this post, Elkay drinking fountains, Oasis drinking fountains and Cosmetal […]Read More
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Stay Healthy! Drink Water At The Right Time

Here at Drinking Water Fountains, we care about making sure our clients stay hydrated. That’s why we’ve created this easy to follow guide that advises you when the best times of the day to drink water are.   Drinking Water Fountains are one of the UK’s leading supplier of drinking fountains. We are sure to […]Read More
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We Are The UK’s Leading Drinking Fountain Supplier

Are you looking for a reliable company to provide you with a drinking water fountain for your business? Then look no further than Drinking Water Fountains. With over 10 years’ experience in the hydration industry, we are the UK’s leading drinking fountain supplier. Why Choose Drinking Water Fountains It’s simple. We care about our customers […]Read More
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Hydration in Fitness

Are you into your fitness? Do you know that it is vital to keep hydrated especially when you are working out? Water regulates our body temperature and protects our vital organs. It also acts within each cell to transport nutrients and dispel waste. It is impossible for humans to stay alive without water.   Water […]Read More
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Repairing a Drinking Water Fountain

Drinking fountains are sold with promises of top quality and efficiency, wear and tear can occur. There are various issues which can occur to a water fountain. Some are basic and others, not so much. Drinking Water Fountains ensures that every water fountain contains an instruction guide for unforeseen circumstances. Our instruction manuals are great […]Read More
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Drinking Water Fountains for Schools

Children’s hydration is important as their bodies lose typically more water than adults. Children spend majority of their day at school which gives schools the opportunity to enhance and support the importance of drinking water. We all know that children are generally very active especially during break periods and in class (even when they are […]Read More
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Installing A Drinking Water Fountain

Drinking Water Fountains stock a range of innovative hydration solutions. Are you looking to install a drinking fountain? If so you’ve come to the right place! Follow our step by step guide below: Step One – Find A Power And Water Supply Before installing your drinking water fountain, you will need to find a reliable […]Read More
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Specialised Drinking Fountains For Construction Sites

Drinking Water Fountains are London’s leading supplier of drinking water fountains. With over 10 years’ experience in the industry, we are sure to have the perfect hydration system for you. We pride ourselves on our selection of quality water fountains and our customer service. When it comes to specialised drinking fountains for construction sites, we […]Read More
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Spare Parts For Your Water Fountain

At Drinking Water Fountains, we take great pride in building and maintaining long term relationships with our customers and suppliers. We supply drinking water fountains and their complementing spare parts to customers throughout the UK. We only source the highest quality water dispenser products available on the market and it is our aim to thoroughly […]Read More
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Find Out More About Elkay Water Fountains

Drinking Water Fountains stock a range of innovative brands which are of the highest quality. Elkay drinking water fountains are among the most reliable and robust dispensers available on the market. Elkay started manufacturing water coolers in 1920 and was founded in the USA. Over the years they have expanded their business and now produce […]Read More
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The Impact of Having a Drinking Water Fountain

At Drinking Water Fountains, we pride ourselves in offering a wide selection of drinking water fountains designed to suit a number of workspace requirements. We have one of the largest varieties of drinking fountains and take living up to our high service levels seriously. Whether you need an indoor fountain or an outdoor unit, we […]Read More
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What To Consider When Buying A Drinking Water Fountain

At Drinking Water Fountains, we only offer the highest quality water dispensers and services to customers across the UK. Whether you are looking for a bottle filling station or a fountain to withstand harsh external conditions, we are sure to have the right drinking water fountain for you. We have one of the widest selections […]Read More
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Benefits Of Using Filters For You Water Fountains

At Drinking Water Fountains, we stock a range of innovative hydration solutions fit for all sectors of business. A water fountain is an ideal way to provide fresh drinking water which is uncontaminated and contains fewer chemicals than tap water. Many people often ask why it is important to have a water filter in your […]Read More
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We Only Stock The Most Trusted Drinking Fountains

At Drinking Water Fountains, we only stock the best available brands on the market. We believe in providing our customers with the best possible hydration solutions and service we can offer. Find out more about the brands we stock below. Elkay Drinking Water Fountains Elkay Water Fountains date back to the early 1920’s with a […]Read More
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Exploring Bottle Filling Stations

At Drinking Water Fountains, we stock only the most reliable and innovative drinking fountains available on the market. Ensuring that all of our customers’ needs and requirements are met is a top priority for us. Talking about innovation in our industry, our range of bottle filling stations are the latest modern twist to hydration solutions. […]Read More
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What Exactly Is A Recessed Drinking Fountain?

At Drinking Water Fountains, we are all about providing a diverse range of drinking water fountains. From outdoor water fountains to indoor floor standing units, we really have something for everyone. Are you interested in purchasing a recessed drinking fountain, but are not sure if it is the right product for you?   Let’s explore […]Read More
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Prepare For The Upcoming September Heatwave

Temperatures in some parts of the UK are going to reach up to 32 degrees in the next few days. It’s time to fill up those water bottles and prepare yourself for the heat! Drinking Water Fountains are here to help you during this heat wave with some top tips on how to stay hydrated. […]Read More
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Our Innovative Bottle Filling Stations

Here at Drinking Water Fountains, we offer a range of bottle filling stations ideal for education, healthcare, fitness and hospitality facilities. Our innovative units are contemporary and robust, this means they are guaranteed to withstand high capacity. So what makes our bottle filling stations so special? Lower Carbon Footprint and More Environmentally Friendly. By investing […]Read More
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Our Indoor Drinking Water Fountains Range

At Drinking Water Fountains, we offer a wide range of water fountains for both indoor and outdoor environments. If you are looking for floor standing units or wall mounted fountains and even bottle filling stations, we stock them all. Our drinking water fountains come in a variety of styles that are the ideal hydration solutions […]Read More
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We Install Drinking Water Fountains

Access to clean drinking water is a vital resource for schools, offices and public premises. While tap water might be your only drinking water solution for now, the water is often too warm or cold and may contain traces of chlorine and other particles that have not been filtered out properly. The perfect hydration solution […]Read More
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Do All Drinking Water Fountains Come With A Built-In Filter?

Our aim at Drinking Water Fountains is to deliver efficient and effective services to our valued customers. There are various technicalities which need to be addressed when it comes to choosing the best hydration solution for your environment. Drinking Water Fountains and Filters A question that we have come across often is whether all drinking […]Read More
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We Offer Drinking Fountain Repair Services

At Drinking Water Fountains, we firmly believe in establishing long term relationships with our customers. We pride ourselves on providing customers with high quality products as well as assisting them with the long term maintenance service and plans. Drinking fountains are robust workhorses that deliver a high capacity of refreshing water time after time. Although […]Read More
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Why You Need A Water Filter For A Drinking Water Fountain

Drinking Water Fountains are known to be specialist providers of a wide range of drinking water fountains. We are in partnership with two of the UK’s leading water providers, The Water Cooler Company and The Water Delivery Company. Here at Drinking Water Fountains, we aim to provide our customers with the best possible service and […]Read More
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Water Access And Consumption In Schools

Drinking Water Fountains are dedicated to providing clean, accessible drinking water to customers all over the UK. We also specialise in providing drinking water fountains for schools and other community areas where children need access to water. We all know that water is a vital substance for children and adults. Limited access to water during […]Read More
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Cosmetal Drinking Water Fountains

Cosmetal Drinking Water Fountains were founded in Italy in 1963. With more than 50 years’ experience in designing and manufacturing water coolers, Cosmetal are now one of the leading drinking water fountain companies in Europe. Cosmetal drinking water fountains offer a range of high performance products with great sturdiness. The range of water fountains come […]Read More
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Oasis Drinking Fountains

  Drinking Water Fountains are a proud distributor of Oa sis drinking fountains and water coolers. Oasis established its business over 100 years ago in both the United Kingdom and Europe. This well recognized brand can now be found worldwide and provides top of the range bottled and plumbed-in coolers as well as filtration equipment, non-refrigerated drinking […]Read More
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How Coffee Affects the Workplace

Unsurprisingly coffee is one of the most popular beverages in the world. The British are slowly replacing their traditional cup of tea with coffee in the workplace and there must be a reason, or most likely more than one for this. Each year about 1.7 billion cups of coffee are sold in the UK alone. […]Read More
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Our Most Popular Indoor Standing Fountains

We have come up with a few popular recommendations that will help you choose the best indoor drinking fountain for your needs. The Elkay FD70010 Floor Standing Water Fountain seems like the perfect place to start. Elkay water fountains are of the highest quality products on the market as they are an extremely reputable manufacturer. […]Read More
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Water Fountains and Public Health

Drinking Water Fountains are one of the leading suppliers of high quality water related products in the UK which includes indoor and outdoor water fountains. We’ve outlined the benefits of installing a drinking fountain and addressed common concerns related to hygiene and safety to help you choose the right water fountain for you. Water fountains […]Read More
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How a drinking water fountain works | Infographic

A drinking water fountain offers refreshing and chilled H2O, whether it is a indoor or outdoor drinking fountain. Have you ever wondered how a drinking water fountain actually works? We have put together a simple infographic which briefly explains how drinking water fountains works. We are adding new  accessories and spare parts all the time, […]Read More
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Why Water Fountains Are Suited To Harsh Environments

It can sometimes be tricky to implement the correct infrastructure for a high-density facility like a prison. There are many factors to consider, for example areas of high usage, robust materials for a tough environment and of course safety. When it comes to dispending drinkable water in this kind of establishment, it’s important to ensure […]Read More
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Another heatwave on the way: 5 life hacks to help you stay cool

Summer season this year around is not playing around. At the beginning of July 2015, Britain recorded its highest temperatures ever this year as it soared to 32°C. But if you thought we were in the clear, you’d be sorely wrong. Forecasters have predicted that the UK will experience another wave of heat as the […]Read More
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Maintaining and Repairing Drinking Fountains

In recent years, there has been a big drive to eradicate the use of plastic water bottles with an increase of public drinking fountains, both outdoors and within office spaces, and even homes. While for the most part drinking fountains were phased out of urban plans, individuals are taking up the challenge of ensuring that […]Read More
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Bottle Filling Stations | The Drinking Fountain of the Future

Possibilities of water shortages in the future are undoubtedly real, and can no longer be ignored according to environmental activists and even some governments of the international community. As the world faces the looming threat of climate change and pollution, many have speculated that one of the most affected resources will be water. As temperatures […]Read More
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7 Reasons Why Buying a Drinking Fountain Is Better

Buying a water dispenser can be quite a strenuous ordeal. You have to consider the fixture’s costs, durability and practicality. So, if you’re looking for something that will meet all your needs, buying a drinking fountain is probably your best bet and this is why. Drinking fountains require very little attention Besides cleaning them regularly, […]Read More
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Schools Need More Outdoor Drinking Fountains to Combat Obesity

Children’s health continues to be at the center of much discussion amongst many stakeholders, including parents, teachers, government bodies and health practitioners. An overwhelming 33% and 25% of girls and boys, respectively, are said to be obese and to cost the country an astounding 2 billion annually. One argument is that young children aren’t drinking […]Read More
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The History of the Stainless Steel Drinking Fountain

Drinking fountains have come a long way from just being utilitarian fixtures to aesthetically pleasing water dispensers. Today there are a myriad of fountains on the market, with the stainless steel drinking fountain being one of the most popular options. Its history is quite significant, as it marked a turn from the use of materials […]Read More
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Infographic: Save the Planet (Water Matters)

Water is a precious resource that we need to conserve. In our own households, we might be wasting or contaminating vast amounts of H20 without even noticing, which is why it is important to investigate how we use water. Once we know where and how we waste or contaminate water, we can start making changes to […]Read More
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Just how old is the water on Earth?

In short, some of our water could actually be older than the sun. A recent study estimated that there are water molecules on Earth that are up to 4.6 billion years old, which means they predate the formation of the Milky Way. According to The Huffington Post, a significant portion of the water we use […]Read More
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How to Maintain a Drinking Fountain

Drinking fountains are well-known for adding both aesthetic and refreshing qualities to an office, public space or even home. Whether yours is an indoor or outdoor model, it’s important that you ensure its proper maintenance. This will help to preserve its lifespan for many years to come. If you’re wondering exactly how to maintain a […]Read More
http://www.drinkingwaterfountains.co.uk/2014/11/18/7-reasons-need-drinking-fountain/

7 Reasons Why You NEED a Drinking Fountain

One of the first drinking fountains in the world was constructed in the UK (in 1859) as a solution to the pressing problems of the times. In particular, the poor quality of water which encouraged rampant out breaks of cholera. As a result of this contaminated hydration, many turned to drinking only beer – which […]Read More
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Identifying the Best Drinking Fountains for Your Facility

You might think that a first world country like the UK wouldn’t have issues such as dehydration, but you’d be wrong. In fact, a report by the National Health Service in 2013 showed that over 42,000 deaths were the result of not drinking enough water. Not only does it affect adults, but also children who […]Read More
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How to get your staff on an Energy Efficient Drive

Your interest to lower your office’s energy consumption might not stem from a passion to save the planet, but it’s still a smart move. With rising costs in energy, production and raw materials, being an efficient business can have the preferred effect on your bottom line. However, lowering your expenditure on utilities isn’t as easy […]Read More
http://www.drinkingwaterfountains.co.uk/2014/09/17/health-benefits-soda-water-kids-professionals/

The Health Benefits of Soda Water for Kids and Professionals

Children and professionals often see sparkling water as a more enticing option, with its refreshing effervescence that gives it a leg up on regular still water. Not only does sparkling soda water do the job when it comes to keeping people hydrated, but it can also have some other benefits as a result of its […]Read More
http://www.drinkingwaterfountains.co.uk/2014/09/15/waste-money-can-make-soda-drinks/

Why Waste Money You Can Make Your Own Soda Drinks?

Making your own fizzy drinks isn’t really new. With a variety of mechanisms on the market, guaranteeing to give your drink a little added fizz, there isn’t really a person around who hasn’t tried to make their own soda beverage at least once in their lifetime. But is making your own soda drinks a viable […]Read More
http://www.drinkingwaterfountains.co.uk/2014/08/27/choosing-right-drinking-fountain-landscaping/

Choosing the Right Drinking Fountain for Landscaping

As construction contractor, you have your work cut out for you when dealing with picky clients who want an outdoor drinking water fountain. There are so many factors you have to consider, including where to place it and who will use it. To top it off, you have to get everything right before installing one, […]Read More
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How to Improve Employee Wellbeing By Improving Your Offices and Facilities

Most companies might adhere to the health and safety standards set by the government, but don’t necessarily have user-friendly facilities that are conducive for healthy employee wellbeing. Aspects such as the office layout and positioning of essentials such as drinking fountains and water coolers are overlooked, which impacts productivity and demoralizes staff. To help you create […]Read More
http://www.drinkingwaterfountains.co.uk/2014/07/24/drinking-water-fountains-scarcity-uk/

Why Are Drinking Water Fountains a Scarcity in the UK?

Walking around the UK’s parks of today, you’d be lucky to find a source of public drinking water fountains to stay hydrated. In fact, in 2010 the Children’s Food Campaign (CFC) found that only 11% of the 140 parks they surveyed featured drinking water fountains. This, however, was in stark contrast of public interest in […]Read More
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Drinking Water Fountains… Or Works of Art?

Here at Drinking Water Fountains, we love water. We also border on mildly obsessed when it comes to drinking water fountains. And we love to discover creative fountains that can easily double as works of art! Water from outdoor drinking fountains is free and reduces the negative impact of environmentally unfriendly plastics in the form […]Read More
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Great Bear Water Cooler Bottles

Great Bear Water Cooler Bottles have inadvertently become a sideline passion of one of our owners, and we think they are an important part of the hydration story that drinking water fountains fit into. We have been involved in water products across the UK & Europe for only ten years, but have taken the time […]Read More
http://www.drinkingwaterfountains.co.uk/2012/11/26/future-of-the-mains-fed-water-cooler-industry/

The future of the mains-fed water cooler industry

Chairman of the European Drinking Water Cooler Association James Anderton recently shared the association’s views on the priorities for the mains-fed water cooler sector in 2012. The economic challenges posed in the current climate are one of the biggest difficulties the water cooler industry is up against. “With the backdrop of economic instability, the industry is faced […]Read More
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Community invests in drinking fountain

Visitors to St Luke’s Gardens in Chelsea can now quench their thirst with fresh water from a smart Italian water fountain courtesy of the Sydney Street and District Residents’ Association. The Residents’ Association was given a grant of £500 from the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and decided to use the grant to buy […]Read More
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Innovative drinking fountains from Haws

For over 103 years, Haws Corporation has been manufacturing award-winning drinking fountains for a diverse set of industries. Haws works with educational centres, recreational parks and commercial properties delivering top quality drinking fountains to its customers. Haws Corporation is represented in over 80 countries and has manufacturing facilities in the United States, Singapore, Switzerland and […]Read More
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Find A Fountain

Find A Fountain is a charity developed by Aquatina Ltd and The Drinking Fountain Association which is dedicating itself to the fight against bottled water by mapping the location of public, outdoor drinking water fountains across the U.K. 150 billion plastic bottles get thrown away each year; Find A Fountain wants to reduce the environmental damage […]Read More
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WRAS approved drinking water fountains

Here at drinking water fountains we provide a range of fountains covered by the Water Regulations Advisory Scheme or WRAS. These fountains are very versatile as listed by the options listed below * Available in Floorstanding or wall mounted * Finished in Stainless steel or powder coated * 25 or 50 litre options available * […]Read More
http://www.drinkingwaterfountains.co.uk/2011/05/16/the-invention-of-the-modern-drinking-water-fountain/

The invention of the modern drinking water fountain

      The modern drinking fountain was invented and then manufactured in the early 1900s by two men and the respective company each man founded: Halsey Willard Taylor and the Halsey Taylor Company; and Luther Haws and the Haws Sanitary Drinking Faucet Co. These two companies changed how water was served in public places. Halsey […]Read More
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London Needs More Drinking Water Fountains

Carrying on from our last blog about water fountains getting fancy, we thought we’d have a look at why London doesn’t have more outdoor water fountains in it’s parks, especially the big ones such as Hyde Park, Regent’s Park and Green Park. Politicians have realised the need for more fountains as London get’s hotter and […]Read More
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