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16
Jan

WC or Toilet style

WWC stands for ‘water closet’ but most common term is toilet. WCs can be manufactured in five main styles. Close-coupled. The WC pan is designed to have the cistern bolted to the back of the pan to form one unit.Low level. The cistern is connected to the WC pan by a short flush pipe to convey the water from the cistern to the WC pan.High level. Similar to the low…

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14
Jan

10 Common Plumbing Problems

The 10 most common plumbing problems: Dripping tap. Main cause is a faulty washer, which fails to close off the water.Blocked sink. A build-up of grime and debris within the trap is usually the problem.Water flowing from an overflow pipe. A result of water not closing off fully as it enters the WC or storage cistern located in the roof space.WC will not flush. The most common cause of this…

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level access shower
12
Jan

Disabled Shower Seat Application

Generally speaking, most level access showers, whether for a private client or local authority are installed with a shower seat. The seat which is made of galvanised metal with a coated paint comes in two sizes. There is the 2000 and 4000 model, both come with two pull down armrests which are padded along with the bottom and back. There are several other types of shower seats on the market,…

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level access showers
10
Jan

Adaptec Mobility are members of Construction Line

DW Services considers industry excellence as an expression of the company ethos. To be recognised by an industry renowned standard has always been vitally important. After considering the options available and the desire of many of our clients we continue to be a member of Constructionline. Constructionline build value from beginning to end in the supply chain and procurement cycle, making it easy for DW Services to optimise performance, minimise…

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Level Access Showers
10
Jan

Does my bathroom need an extraction fan?

Providing adequate extraction for your bathroom is essential. Bathrooms by their very nature create moisture in the air which if not removed can cause condensation and mould growth. This in extreme cases can not only be found in the bathroom but also in the adjacent rooms.  You could argue that if the bathroom has a window this can provide sufficient ventilation to ‘air’ the room. However, in most scenarios the…

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18
Dec

Who designs my Level Access Shower?

It is vitally important that the level access shower you install is designed with all your needs as the main focus. It is all well and good having a lovely bathroom which looks all new and shiny but if it does not cater for your needs now and in the future, it will not have achieved the desired, correct outcomes. The design of the level access shower must account for…

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18
Dec

What is a Level Access Shower?

A level access shower is a bathroom where the entire floor is one level, absent of any steps and edges. However, the area where the shower is located has a gentle slope towards the gulley/drain which takes the excess water when showering. It is design primarily for the disabled and senior citizens to ensure they enjoy a shower safely. It is becoming a design statement too for people looking for…

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17
Dec

Can I get help designing my new bathroom or kitchen?

There are loads of excellent design consultants and even really helpful plumbers and kitchen installers which have huge amounts of experience when delivering quality products. However, a disabled or senior citizen specific bathroom or kitchen has many extra design elements which can only be proposed and implemented by specialists such as, DW Services. Full consideration must be given to the client’s needs now and in the future making the adaptation…

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level access showers
15
Dec

Is Adaptec Mobility fully accredited and qualified?

DW Services has been incorporated for over 30 years in which time has built a reputation based fully on excellence and customer service.This has assisted in our continued growth and expensive client base. All projects undertaken by DW Services are done with the due care and attention expected by any client spending, in some instances, large amounts of money on their new installation. DW Services carries all the applicable insurances (copies…

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Level Access Shower Reading
15
Dec

Adaptec Mobility moves to its new offices

DW Services is delighted to announce due to on-going expansion and the successful tender for larger contracts that we have moved to new modern offices. This is a strategic move to allow the company to implement future plans for expansion. With a growing team, client base and turnover it was essential for DW Services to find the right property to fit our needs for today and the future. The new…

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