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Ensuring Health and Well-being: A Guide to Welfare Unit Emptying for Construction Sites and Events

Welfare Unit on a building site

Construction sites and events share a common need—maintaining a clean and hygienic environment to ensure the health and well-being of workers and attendees. One often underestimated aspect of achieving this goal is the regular emptying of welfare units. We’ll explore the vital role of welfare units in construction and event settings and provide insights into […]

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Understanding UK Regulations for Septic Tanks

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When it comes to septic tank systems, adhering to UK regulations isn’t just about legal compliance – it’s about safeguarding the environment, public health, and your property. At Thistle Tanks, we understand the complexities of septic tank regulations and the critical role they play. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll walk you through the key UK […]

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What is Welfare Unit Hire and Do I Need It?

Thistle Tanks welfare unit in situ on a construction site.

Mobile welfare units are used on construction sites to provide workers with access to a range of facilities. What a welfare unit contains can vary depending on the requirements of the construction site and the legal obligations it needs to follow. Welfare unit hire is a valuable solution for the comfort of your workers.  The […]

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Purchasing A Home With A Septic Tank: A Guide

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Are you planning on buying a house with a septic tank? If so, there are a few things you need to know before making that big move. A septic tank is an underground system that collects and treats wastewater from showers, toilets, sinks, and other household appliances. Unlike a traditional sewer system, septic tanks require […]

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