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  • 20/07/2022 0 Comments
    Why Pitton Plumbing is your best choice for porta potty rentals


    When planning an event such as a picnic, festival or other large-scale outdoor gatherings, there are many moving parts. One of those moving parts is often the portable toilets — and worry no more, we have an answer for you!

    Most people associate porta-potties with festivals and construction sites. But porta potty rentals are also widely used in weddings, camping sites and many temporary events.

    The reality is that there are so many different types of porta potties to suit various events and budgets. If you’re looking for porta potty rentals in Hamilton, we’ve got you covered! We offer flexible rental options for any type of event and are committed to ensuring you have a pleasant experience with our products and services.


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  • 13/04/2022 0 Comments
    Top Uses for Portable Sanitation Equipment


    The porta potty rental industry is predicted to create profitable revenues from 2021 through 2027.

    Portable sanitation is an important industry that serves both residential and commercial needs. As the world becomes increasingly more populated, there will be a greater need for portable sanitation, including portable toilets, restroom trailers and other products used in commercial and non-commercial settings.


    With this being the case, you can rest assured that your demands will be met whether you're throwing a wedding, hosting an event, or working on a construction site.

    And in this article, we will be going over the top uses of sanitation equipment. Keep on reading to learn more! 


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  • 11/01/2022 0 Comments
    How to Keep Your Construction Site Sanitary


    If you work in construction, you know how crucial it is to keep your site clean, not just for your company but also for your clients. In addition to protecting the health of the construction workers, sanitation protects the quality of the final product being built.

    However, due to the scope and nature of the industry, construction sites often lack adequate sanitary conditions, leading to many occupational hazards like the spread of infections or workplace accidents.


    So, how do you keep your construction site sanitary when you are working in less than ideal conditions? There are plenty of practices you can implement to achieve this. Keep on reading to learn more about them!


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  • 20/10/2021 0 Comments
    Best Portable Sanitation Solutions for Any Event


    Whether it's an outdoor festival or a smaller neighbourhood event, portable sanitation is a vital consideration. Especially now, due to the numerous pandemic restrictions, more people are moving their parties and events outside.

    This makes portable sanitation even more important. From outdoor corporate parties to community events, it’s essential to ensure you've got the right sanitation solutions. 


    How do you choose which sanitation solution is right for your event or business? Keep on reading to learn more about the different kinds of portable sanitation units available and how to choose the right one for your event.


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  • 30/07/2021 0 Comments
    3 Myths About Portable Toilets Debunked


    Portable toilets are a practical bathroom solution for construction sites, festivals, sporting events, outdoor weddings and other occasions. Unfortunately, they also have a bad rap, and many people hold misconceptions about renting portable toilets. Here are a few myths that simply aren’t true.


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  • 15/06/2021 0 Comments
    4 Things You Need for a Successful Movie Night in the Park


    There’s nothing quite like watching a movie under the stars on a warm summer night. If you want to plan such an event in your community, being organized and prepared is the best way to ensure the evening goes off without a hitch. Here are the main things you’ll need for an enjoyable movie night in the park.


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  • 28/05/2021 0 Comments
    New Product Spotlight: The Rocela Handwash Station


    Are you planning on hosting an outdoor event this summer? If so, you should consider renting a portable handwash station. Outdoor events are a great way to enjoy the warm weather, but it’s important to be vigilant about practising proper hand hygiene and maintaining sufficient social distance to help prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus.


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  • 09/04/2021 0 Comments
    VIP Trailers: A Luxurious Way To Take Care Of Business


    A special occasion, whether it’s an outdoor wedding or a corporate retreat, calls for a luxurious bathroom. After all, your guests deserve a place to take care of business in total comfort. Fortunately, Pitton Plumbing Portable Sanitation has spotless VIP trailers available to rent for large parties and events throughout most of southwestern Ontario. Here are just some of the reasons to consider installing pristine portable units for your next outdoor shindig.


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  • 08/03/2021 0 Comments
    Product Spotlight: High-Rise Construction Portable Toilets


    High-rise construction sites are difficult to access and have limited space for facilities. That’s why high-rise construction portable toilets are necessary at these types of sites. They’re a must when downtime needs to be minimized and the safety and comfort of your workers is a priority. Here’s what you should know about them to help you choose the right option for your next project!


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  • 29/01/2021 0 Comments
    4 Benefits of Renting A Portable Toilet For Your Home Renovation Project


    There’s a lot to take into consideration when undertaking a home renovation project, but one thing that’s often overlooked is the value of renting a portable toilet. In fact, a rental toilet can be a welcome addition to any renovation project. Here are some of the main benefits.


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  • 13/01/2021 0 Comments
    Winter Guidelines for Portable Toilets on your Construction Site


    Just because the cold weather’s here doesn’t mean your construction projects are going to stop. When the temperature dips, getting your work done quickly and efficiently is a primary concern but you also need to see to the comfort and safety of your workers.


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  • 30/10/2020 0 Comments
    Portable Toilet Rentals in Winter: How to Set Them Up For Outdoor Events


    Planning an outdoor event in winter presents a number of unique challenges. However, you can absolutely create a fantastic venue with all the comforts of an indoor setting. Today’s portable toilet rentals are classy, clean, and best of all, heated! Here are some tips on how to use them at an outdoor event.


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  • 14/10/2020 0 Comments
    3 Steps for Perfect Porta Potty Placement at Events


    If you’re planning an event, there are many things you’ll need to manage. Porta-potty placement might be the last thing on your mind. However, it’s an important feature at any event. We’re here to help you out by sharing the best practices for porta potty placement and the benefits of getting it right.


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  • 01/09/2020 0 Comments
    Throw a VIP Outdoor Party in Style!


    Many people worry that social distancing measures will prevent them from being able to celebrate life’s special occasions. However, with a little creativity, it’s more than possible. Though large gatherings must be hosted outside, this doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice the comforts that come with hosting an event at an indoor venue. All it takes to throw a VIP outdoor party is a little extra planning.


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  • 27/07/2020 0 Comments
    These Sinks Are a Must-Have for Outdoor Events This Year


    If you need running water for an event, renting a sink trailer ensures you can meet your hygiene needs. Essential for everything from simple hand washing to food preparation, this unit is a must-have for any gathering that requires you to supply your own water. Here’s what you should know about these portable sanitation units.


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  • 26/06/2020 0 Comments
    Where Does The Waste From A Porta Potty Go?


    Whether it was at a party, a festival, or on a construction site, you’ve probably used a porta potty at least once in your life. Which means, at some point, you’ve probably wondered about where all the porta potty waste ends up? As a portable sanitation rental service, this is one of our most frequently asked questions. Here’s how porta potties work.


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  • 28/04/2020 0 Comments
    Update Regarding COVID-19


    We want to assure our loyal customers and any new customers that we are still operational and providing you with support during this time.


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  • 23/04/2020 0 Comments
    The Importance of Hand Hygiene and How Handwash Stations Can Help


    Practising good hand hygiene is the best way to avoid the spread of harmful germs and prevent illnesses. The majority of common infections are spread when you use your hands to touch your face, other people and surfaces such as tabletops, doorknobs and handrails. As the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, it’s important to recognize that washing your hands frequently and thoroughly is crucial to your own health and that of others in your community.


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  • 12/03/2020 0 Comments
    How Are Portable Toilets Cleaned?


    No one wants to use a dirty restroom, portable or otherwise. Unfortunately, there’s a common misconception that portable toilets are often smelly and poorly maintained. In reality, portable sanitation companies have a thorough cleaning process, one that we are dedicated to upholding at Pitton Plumbing Portable Sanitation. Here’s what you need to know about how your portable toilet rentals are kept clean.


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  • 06/03/2020 0 Comments
    Planning Checklist: Is Your Event Accessible?


    If you’re organizing a festival, bloc party, wedding or cookout, you’ll need to ensure the event is enjoyable and accessible to everyone. The key is to plan ahead so there aren’t barriers for people with disabilities or reduced mobility.

    In today’s blog, we’ve compiled a handy checklist of what you’ll need to consider so that your event meets accessibility standards.


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  • 08/01/2020 0 Comments
    Transform Your Portable Wedding Toilets into Luxurious Lavatories


    Portable toilets probably won’t be the most glamorous part of your outdoor wedding, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be inviting spaces for your guests. Whether you decide to rent individual units or a VIP bathroom trailer, here are a few ways to spruce up your portable toilets for that special day!


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  • 17/12/2019 0 Comments
    Why Holding Tanks Are a Must-Have for Big Events


    If you’re planning or coordinating a special event, there are a lot of details to consider. You’ve probably already confirmed the food, entertainment and other essentials for your guests. But what about holding tank rentals? If you’re intending to have portable toilets onsite, then they may come in handy. Here’s what you should know about these devices.


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  • 13/12/2019 0 Comments
    Go Behind the Scenes: Rentals for Remote Filming Locations


    If you’ve ever been on a movie set, you know that there tends to be lots of people around working hard to make that cinematic magic come to life. In and around the GTA and Southern Ontario, there is a constant flow of new series, movies or production sets of various scales popping up all over. We tend to imagine a bustling cityscape when it comes to filming, but in Ontario we’re lucky to have access to sprawling lots, forests, farmland and remote locations. If you’re in charge of a film or television set this winter, then you’ll need to make sure you keep the crew and cast comfortable. And for better or worse, part of that will include making sure there’s a place for folks to relieve themselves.


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  • 11/12/2019 0 Comments
    What Are The Advantages To Using Portable Washroom Trailers At Your Construction Site?


    Are you thinking of upgrading the restroom facilities at your construction site? While standard portable toilets are adequate in some contexts, there are some major advantages to renting our state-of-the-art restroom trailers.

    Here are some of the reasons why they’re so popular with construction companies.


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  • 23/10/2019 0 Comments
    Rent a VIP Restroom Trailer for your Next Event


    There’s a lot to think about when planning a big event. One important detail that’s often overlooked is where guests will relieve themselves. Many people tend to think of a portable toilet as a cramped space that’s anything but luxurious, but there are options beyond the standard chemical toilet stall.


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  • 19/10/2019 0 Comments
    Tips on Renting a Portable Toilet for your Fall Harvest


    Anticipating a good crop this year? Whether you hire a crew to help you pick your bounty or offer U-pick services to the public, you need to make sure the extra visitors to your property are comfortable. Here’s how to go about renting a portable toilet and other sanitary installations for your fall harvest.


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  • 21/06/2019 0 Comments
    Why You Should Rent a Wheelchair-Accessible Portable Toilet for your Next Event


    When you host an outdoor event, it’s up to you to make sure that all of your guests are comfortable, including those that use wheelchairs, walkers or other mobility aids to get around. One important amenity that you might not think about is wheelchair accessible washrooms. Here are a few reasons you should be sure to rent a wheelchair accessible portable toilet for the festival, fair, block party or wedding that you’re planning this summer.


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  • 04/06/2019 0 Comments
    When Should You Rent an Air-conditioned Portable Toilet?


    Today, you have a number of options when renting a portable toilet. While the classic no-frills portable units have their place, VIP trailers are also available. These luxurious restrooms come complete with porcelain toilets and urinals, sinks with stainless steel fixtures, ample counter space, mirrors and, to top it off, heating and air conditioning.

    Air conditioning is a convenient feature in portable restrooms, especially during the summer months. Here are some of the circumstances in which they come in handy.


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  • 08/05/2019 0 Comments
    Why You Need a Portable Bathroom for Your Next Backyard Party


    You’ve got your big summer backyard bash all planned out: food, drinks, seating, decor, games and more. You’ve got everything you could possibly need to host that family reunion or neighbourhood BBQ, but one thing people often forget to plan for is the bathroom situation. Where are all your guests supposed to go? Can your personal bathroom really accommodate all these people?

    Many people don’t realize how convenient it is to rent portable restrooms for their outdoor party. A portable toilet isn’t just for construction sites or festivals, it can be delivered to your home for just one evening or weekend.


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  • 06/03/2019 0 Comments
    5 Reasons to Rent a Portable Toilet for your Wedding


    Large or small, hosting your wedding outdoors is a great way to make an important day even more memorable. While we don’t always associate weddings with portable sanitation, here’s why you should consider renting portable toilets for your wedding.


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  • 15/02/2019 0 Comments
    Reasons to Rent a Heated Portable Toilet This Winter


    When it comes to renting portable toilets, you want service you can rely on. Sanitation services need to be efficient, functional and hygienic, and that’s exactly what you’ll get with Pitton Plumbing. Heated units are an extremely advantageous option, and as such, come highly recommended. In case you need more convincing, here are some reasons to choose heated portable restrooms!


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  • 22/01/2019 0 Comments
    6 Tips for Keeping your Portable Toilets Clean


    There are lots of reasons to rent portable restrooms. They’re indispensible (and legally required) at most construction sites, and they provide comfort for guests at all sorts of events, from huge festivals to intimate backyard weddings.

    No matter why you’re renting one, you’re responsible for making sure your portable toilet rentals are clean and comfortable for your guests or workers. Here are six tips for keeping them spotless and inviting.


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  • 17/12/2018 0 Comments
    Tips for Renting Portable Toilets for your Festival


    Planning an outdoor event takes a lot of planning, especially if it’s a concert or festival that will attract large crowds. One of the most important things to do to ensure the event is a success is to make certain you provide enough restrooms. Not only will this make attendees more comfortable, but it’s also required in order to get a permit.


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  • 04/12/2018 0 Comments
    5 Reasons to Rent a Portable Toilet for your Party


    When you’re hosting a big party, like a wedding, graduation or family reunion, there are many details to consider. You might spend time going over the menu, the decor and the guest list, but that’s not all you need to think about. One thing that people often forget to take into account is the necessity of providing facilities. To make sure your party goes off without a hitch, consider portable toilet rentals.


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  • 19/09/2018 0 Comments
    Everything You Need to Know About Reserving Portable Restrooms


    Need to rent a portable toilet or possibly several? Whether you’re hosting an outdoor event or planning a new construction project, it’s a good idea to reserve the facilities you’ll need ASAP. In fact, as soon as you know which dates you’ll need your portable restrooms for, you should call us.


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  • 10/09/2018 0 Comments
    Choosing the Right Portable Toilet for your Construction Site


    Choosing the right portable toilet for your construction site


    Are you thinking of renting one or more portable toilets for your construction site? You be surprised to learn that there are in fact a number of options available. Here are the main types of portable toilets available that are well suited to construction sites.


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  • 26/07/2018 0 Comments
    Why You Need a Handwash Station at your Construction Site


    Mobile workplaces present a real difficulty when it comes to promoting sanitary conditions. A lack of facilities jeopardizes the health of workers in these environments. To understand this, we might dwell on the fact that 80% of contagious diseases are transmitted by touch.


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  • 22/06/2018 0 Comments
    Keeping Your Workers Comfortable


    Summer’s here, and so is the Southern Ontario heat. If you’re having construction done, or if you manage a construction crew, you’ll want to make sure the conditions on your site are as comfortable as possible. Sanitary installations are a given, but never forget that heat and porta potties don’t always go well together. These tips will help you keep your construction site comfortable over the summer, ensuring that your crew works well and remains productive.


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  • 22/06/2018 0 Comments
    Selecting the Right Sanitation for Youth Sports Events


    Proper sanitation should be a given when running events for a youth sports organization, especially during the warm summers in Southern Ontario. Whether you’re running games, large championships or practices, these tips will ensure that you never have to worry about sanitation during your events and that everyone stays comfortable.


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  • 08/06/2018 0 Comments
    5 Compelling Reasons to Rent a Portable Restroom for Your Hamilton Event


    Yes, spring is here! But not all visions of the warmer months are associated with rosy sights and smells. This is the time to plan trips, treks, outdoor events and fun get-togethers, which means looking for portable toilets in all these places. The thought of a portable potty in the middle of the woods is enough to make you forget all the roses around you, no matter how exciting the event. The last thing you look forward to is lining up before makeshift washrooms, wondering about the state of things inside. Even one unpleasant experience can make you think twice about accepting outdoor event invitations.


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  • 21/03/2018 0 Comments
    Reliable Construction Portable Toilet Service for Your Sites in Hamilton and Surrounding Areas


    Whether you are undertaking a small home renovation or a large scale project, addressing the sanitary requirements of your construction crew and clients is the key to keeping your project running efficiently. One of the best things you can do is place portable toilets on-site. Not only will this benefit your crew and clients, it will also be environment-friendly, and help you save money.


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  • 16/03/2018 0 Comments
    How Long Can You Use a Porta Potty?


    It is almost that time of the year when you keep your eyes peeled for those first green shoots of the season. Perhaps you have already started planning a bunch of backyard parties at your Hamilton home, from spring through summer. For outdoor events where you host over 20 people, bathroom demand will exceed availability, even if your guests use the bathrooms in your home. Renting a porta potty is a convenient option that will benefit you and your guests.

    So how many times can you use a porta potty? Do you worry that a porta potty may start smelling or overflowing, or may not be sanitary enough for your guests? Can a porta potty last through the entire line-up of events you have, all weekend long or perhaps even for a few weeks?


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  • 01/12/2017 0 Comments
    Can You Rent Portable Bathrooms in the Winter?


    It does not matter what the temperatures outside are like; people need to use the restroom when they are outdoors for a few hours. If you are thinking about renting a portable bathroom, you might wonder if that would freeze in the icy temperatures. It is useful to know that when you have a portable bathroom rental in the winter, you need to take extra precautions so that you can provide the necessary restroom space, regardless of the season.


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  • 08/11/2017 0 Comments
    Should You Rent a Portable Bathroom for a House Party?


    You have been planning this all year. The decorations are perfect, the caterers are ready to go with the menu, and the guest list has sent theirs RSVPs to your event.

    Are you forgetting anything for this epic bash?

    Most likely, you have forgotten about the bathroom. Regardless if you have one bathroom or three in your home, when your guest count creeps up past 20 people, and you are serving plenty of beverages, bathroom demands will exceed availability.


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  • 20/10/2017 0 Comments
    The Benefits of a Flushing Porta Potty


    No matter the type of outdoor event you are hosting in Hamilton, you know you need a portable bathroom for your invitees. When considering your rental options, one possibility not to overlook is that of a flushing porta potty.


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  • 08/09/2017 0 Comments
    How to Maintain Porta Potties at Your Next Event in Hamilton?


    Festivals are the epitome of summer. While their purpose is to deliver entertainment, they are also required to provide basic necessities, such as porta potties, for all attendees. Even though portable restrooms are convenient, they are not always the cleanest. We understand that maintaining a hygienic environment is an integral part of your image and will significantly impact the overall success of your event. Make sure you know how to properly maintain your porta potties with a few tips from your professional service technicians in Hamilton.


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  • 16/08/2017 0 Comments
    5 Simple Rules for perfect Portable Toilet Etiquette


    The summer season in Hamilton is all about beaches, outdoor festivals, camping and spending plenty of time outside. And sometimes, that means that the only bathroom in sight will be a Porta-Potty. Using a portable bathroom probably isn’t anyone’s idea of a fun-time but it doesn’t have to be an awful experience either. Here are five simple rules for perfect Porta-Potty etiquette this summer.


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  • 28/06/2017 0 Comments
    Getting Ready for Canada Day, Eh?


    Our country’s BIG day is fast approaching and the Canada Day long weekend provides the perfect excuse to get outside, celebrate with friends and have a party! If you are ready to start planning your Canada Day event and need help sorting out the details, don’t forget portable bathrooms rentals whether located in Burlington or a surrounding area. While it isn’t the most fun or glamourous part of party planning, a little creative thinking and assistance from Pitton Portable Sanitation division can ensure your porta potties fit right in at your event. Contact our special events team today to learn more and get help estimating the ideal number of portable bathroom rentals for your guests.


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  • 19/06/2017 0 Comments
    How to Throw the Street Party of the Year


    Remember to Book A Porta Potty or Portable Bathrooms in Hamilton

    Your neighbourhood works like a tight-knit community. To celebrate the start of summer, you are ready to throw the ultimate street party that brings everyone together.

    Hosting a block party is easier than you might realize. While it does require some pre-planning, once you check off the essentials, you are on your way to an excellent party experience. To make sure everyone is comfortable and amenities are convenient, remember to hire portable bathrooms for your street party.


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  • 19/06/2017 0 Comments
    Planning Portable Bathroom Use for Your Next Festival


    Festivals lasting a few days must have portable bathrooms in place to accommodate guests. Not only are they a convenience for attendees, but usually a requirement as part of the festival organizing permits and process.

    When you rent a porta potty in Hamilton (or multiple units) over the span of a few days, you need to not only plan for their use but also cleaning those portable bathrooms to ensure proper sanitation throughout your event. Furthermore, you have a few details to consider if your festival spans over two days to as long as a week.


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  • 24/03/2017 0 Comments
    Is Your Business Prepared for Construction Site Sanitation Requirements?


    The construction industry is constantly evolving, and one of the main focus areas is that of employee safety, sanitation, and comfort. Construction teams spend hours outside, facing the elements; therefore, they need access to shade, shelter, water, and of course, bathrooms.

    As a construction company, you are more than aware of the safety and health requirements for your workers as required by the Ministry of Labour within the Construction Health & Safety Act. However, are you familiar with the requirements of construction site toilets and how many you are required to have on-site?


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  • 24/03/2017 0 Comments
    Plan a Successful Home Renovation in Hamilton – Top Tips Include Renting a Portable Bathroom


    The idea of renovating your home is exciting. You are ready for the change, you have hired the contractors, and the granite countertop samples are sitting in your living room ready to be selected.

    Before you consider everything ready to go, there may be a few minor details you are forgetting. After all, a home renovation is never easy, and if you go in unprepared, the excitement of the project will quickly fade.


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  • 20/09/2016 0 Comments
    Renting Porta Potties for Your Winter Event


    Hosting winter events allows for the magical charm or snowy backdrops, comfort food and festive decorations. It can also, however, present unique challenges with inclement weather and having the added task of keeping guests warm and cozy. There are some additional preparations to make when ensuring you have enough places for your guests to “go” at your winter event. Portable bathroom rentals in Burlington provide enough space and some heating to make them user-friendly during the winter season. With a few simple considerations, you can keep bathroom lines to a minimum and make your guests comfortable throughout your entire event.


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  • 06/09/2016 0 Comments
    Planning Your Family Party: From Venue to Porta Potties


    Summer is kicking off and is the perfect time of year for a family party! Great driving conditions, outdoor activities and lifted spirits make it a great season to bring together multiple generations, catch up with cousins and make some lasting memories. Are you are in the planning stages of your family party? Pitton Portables can provide portable bathroom rentals in Oakville, Milton and Hamilton. Our experienced staff can offer recommendations and help you sort out the bathroom details for your event.


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  • 25/08/2016 0 Comments
    How Many Porta Potties Do I Need? A Guide for Your Next Event


    Event planning involves tackling a lot of important details at once. If you are hosting a large event in Hamilton, Burlington or Milton that requires portable bathroom rental, it can be difficult to determine how many you will need. You don’t want long line ups at the bathroom but you also don’t want to have your event space overtaken by bathrooms. Use this helpful guide to figure out how many porta potties you should order to make your event a success.


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  • 16/06/2016 0 Comments
    Organizing the Perfect Neighbourhood Yard Sale


    f you find yourself drowning in unwanted items around the house, you may contemplate the idea of hosting a yard sale. Instead of going at it alone, you may catch a bigger crowd and increase your profits if you enlist the help of the entire neighbourhood. Neighbourhood yard sales are fun, exciting and bring everyone in the same area together. Not to forget also that everyone has the opportunity to make some money while they are enjoying a community event and having fun.


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  • 24/05/2016 0 Comments
    How to make Your Porta Potties More Inviting


    Porta potties usually get a bad rap; awful smells, no toilet paper and long lines often come to mind. Do not let old notions or prior experiences taint your idea of rented bathrooms. New porta potties can provide your guests with access to clean, reliable and well-stocked units to do their business quickly and return to the main event. Planning ahead can make the difference in a positive porta potty experience, and with a few easy steps, you can make the experience more inviting for your guests.


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  • 28/04/2016 0 Comments
    Ideas for an Eco-Friendly Outdoor Party


    Weather conditions will soon improve and as temperatures rise, so will the number of outdoor events. Whether you are hosting a wedding or an outdoor BBQ, there are plenty of things you can do to keep it an environmentally friendly event.


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  • 06/04/2016 0 Comments
    Choosing the Cleanest Porta Potty


    You are staring down the line of portable bathrooms and trying to choose the least offending unit. Do you go with your gut and pick at random? Count them off and choose your lucky number? Or simply open the door that is closest to you? Pitton Portables has years of experience providing portable bathroom rentals to Burlington, Milton, Hamilton, and surrounding areas. After servicing so many events and thousands of units, we have some tips for choosing the next porta potty you enter.


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  • 21/03/2016 0 Comments
    How Porta Potties Work


    We have all been there at one point or another. Whether it was at a weekend soccer tournament, music festival or construction site, we have all used a portable toilet. When the plastic door was swinging shut behind you, did you consider how these mobile bathrooms work?

    Pitton Portables has years of experience providing portable bathroom rentals in Milton, Burlington and Hamilton, making us experts on the subject matter. We are here to help you understand how these convenient stalls work and can help you offer the attendees at your next event a comfortable place to do their business.


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  • 27/01/2016 0 Comments
    Planning an Outdoor Children’s Birthday Party


    There was once a time when a kid’s birthday party consisted of pizza, chips, cake, and ice cream. The activities played were games like Pin the Tale on the Donkey and Musical Chairs. Today, however, kid’s birthday parties can consist of magicians, pony rides, and even sushi!


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  • 22/12/2015 0 Comments
    Tips for an Outdoor Reunion with the Family

    Tips for a great outdoor reunion

    Are you celebrating an anniversary? Do you want to bring the whole family together? With summer around the corner, choose outdoors! An outdoor reunion is fun, simple and memorable.

    A successful family reunion needs to be easy, accessible and cost-effective. It is important that everyone enjoys their time together at a party.

    Here are our outdoor party tips for an enjoyable gathering with your loved ones.

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  • 25/11/2015 0 Comments
    Don’t overdo it: how to prepare for race day!


    The last thing you want to do on race day is stress out. Break the nerves and be ready to go!

    Running and cycling requires endurance, patience and strategic planning. Preparation goes a long way from novice runners to seasoned cyclists.

    Our list of guidelines includes morning suggestions, pre-race bathroom tips and general advice for during the race.


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  • 06/11/2015 0 Comments
    Planning an Outdoor Children’s Birthday Party


    There was once a time when a kid’s birthday party consisted of pizza, chips, cake, and ice cream. The activities played were games like Pin the Tale on the Donkey and Musical Chairs. Today, however, kid’s birthday parties can consist of magicians, pony rides, and even sushi!


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  • 26/06/2015 0 Comments
    Seven Steps to the Perfect Outdoor Wedding


    The closer you get to your wedding date, the more excited—and the more stressed—you probably feel. Along with typical wedding day jitters, outdoor weddings bring an added layer of stress: while you can usually predict the weather from a week away, freak summer thunderstorms can still happen. You might worry that unexpected rain, too much sun, or exuberant wind will make your guests leave disgruntled.

    There’s no need to fret—careful planning can help you avoid disaster. Plan well, and you, your family, and friends will have an enjoyable day. Read below for some tips on how to lay your worries to rest and help your outdoor wedding go smoothly.


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  • 04/06/2015 0 Comments
    Decorate Your Portable Restroom for Any Event


    Every outdoor event that will last longer than a few hours probably needs a temporary restroom. You might also need portable restrooms at parks, construction sites, family reunions, or weddings. They provide a sanitary place where people can “take care of business.”

    However, no matter how necessary they are, many portable restrooms are typically boring. This may pose a threat to the overall theme at your event. To solve this problem, surprise your guests with a splash of your own personal touches in your portable restroom.

    Adding small decorations helps your portable restroom feel more like a home bathroom. Consider adding some of the following decorations throughout the restrooms:


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  • 27/10/2014 0 Comments
    A Successful Fun Run


    Tips for Planning a Successful Fun Run

    Planning a “fun run” this year? It takes more work than you might initially think. Whether it’s a 5K fundraiser for the school, an annual local half-marathon, or a well-known marathon for thousands, the principles for a successful fun run are the same.

    With the right resources and help, planning a fun run is just that, fun! Here are a few tips to help you get through the planning successfully. Take your mark, get set, go!


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  • 13/10/2014 0 Comments
    Preventing Biohazards on Construction Projects


    As a construction worker, you wear a hard hat in dangerous areas, and a mask and protective eyewear when working with particulates. These are all reasonable measures taken to keep you safe from potentially harmful situations.

    So it only makes sense to take reasonable measures to protect yourself—and fellow workers—from biohazards on the job. You wouldn’t saw a two-by-four without wearing safety glasses, so why wouldn’t you practice the same caution when encountering the potential spread of infectious diseases?


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  • 06/10/2014 0 Comments
    Different Types of Portable Bathrooms


    A Look at the Different Types of Portable Bathrooms

    The name George Harding might not be familiar to you, but this man has forever made your life easier.

    Harding was the first person awarded a patent for portable bathrooms in the U.S. and the creator of the first American Porta-John.


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  • 29/09/2014 0 Comments
    Parades & Security


    Keeping Parades Safe with Security Guards

    Parades are meant to be fun, stress-free celebrations where the whole community comes together to enjoy floats, balloons, bright colors, and good music. Unfortunately, whenever a large group of people congregates, the potential for danger is always lurking within all the fun and frenzy. The next time your community or city plans a parade, make sure to hire sufficient security guards to keep everyone at your event safe.

    Below are just a few reasons why security guards are a parade necessity.


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  • 22/09/2014 0 Comments
    Preventing Restroom Vandalism


    Tips for Preventing Restroom Vandalism: A Go-To Guide

    Whether you’re planning a concert in the park or a community fair, portable toilets are a must-have for any event. The bigger the crowd, the more toilets you need to keep up with the demand.

    However, portable toilets are often the subject of vandalism. From love letters written in marker to spray paint on the walls, graffiti artists and vandals can’t seem to resist the urge to leave their mark.

    Paying for damages can be expensive, so it’s a good idea to protect your investment. These tips and tricks can help prevent restroom vandalism.


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  • 12/09/2014 0 Comments
    Prep Portable Toilets for Germ-Sensitive People


    How to Prep Portable Toilets for Germ-Sensitive People

    Most people think portable toilets are smelly, messy, and overall, unsanitary. If you asked someone who is sensitive about germs to use a portable toilet during an otherwise fabulous outdoor event, they might laugh in your face. However, just because a toilet is portable doesn’t mean it needs to be disgusting. Follow these tips to make the experience of using a portable toilet pleasant, even for your most concerned guests.


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  • 09/05/2014 0 Comments
    Portable Bathrooms for Your Event | Pitton Portables


    Your Event Needs Portable Bathrooms, and Here’s Why

    Planning a successful event is a massive undertaking. It requires an eye for detail and the ability to foresee problems. You have to have your guest’s best wishes and desires at heart. While you likely thought to make sure that the location of the event is large enough to accommodate your guests and that there is adequate staffing to cater to them, did you think about your guests’ restroom needs? Such a question might initially evoke a snicker, but when you think about it, it is no laughing matter.


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  • 11/04/2014 0 Comments
    When to Rent Your Portable Bathroom


    Classy Options in Portable Bathrooms—and When to Rent Them

    We know what you’re thinking. There are classy options in rental bathrooms? After all, most of us have
    dealt with portable toilets before, and ‘classy’ may not always be the first word that springs to mind.
    Still, for those of you who are hosting a big outdoor event or festival, portable restrooms are a necessity
    if you want your guests to be comfortable.


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