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Hand Dryer Installation

20 Nov

For ‘hands under’ hand dryers including high speed and conventional hand dryers the following applies:

From the air outlet to the floor:

  • Men’s washrooms – 1170 mm
  • Women’s washrooms – 1120 mm
  • Children’s washrooms, ages 4-7 – 810 mm
  • Children’s washrooms, ages 7-10 – 910 mm
  • Children’s washrooms, ages 10-13 – 1020 mm
  • Children’s washrooms, ages 13-17 – 1120 mm
  • Disabled Mounting Height – 940mm

For ‘blade’ hand dryers such as the mitsubishi jet towel or the Dyson Airblade the following heights are recommended:

Align the top of the hand dryer above the floor to:

  • Male – 1050 mm
  • Female – 975 mm
  • Child/Disabled – 875 mm

Please note that blade hand dryers require different levels of clearance space in order to access the drip tray or other servicable parts. Please consult the manufacturers instructions.

Building a stud wall

12 Oct

Build a battern based frame

Insulated, expanding foam to seal any edges

stud wall

K Rend – Application Instructions

2 Oct

Application Instructions K Rend